18 Apr '11, 1pm

Want to get fired up? Read the text of @billmckibben's incredible #PowerShift speech here:

Here's the transcript and video of Bill's firey speech at Power Shift 2011, the 10,000 person climate conference and training in Washington, DC. Enjoy -- and please spread the word! All right, listen up. Very few people can ever say that they are in the single most important place they could possibly be doing the single most important thing they could possibly be doing. That’s you, here, now. You are the movement that we need if we are going to win in the few years that we have. You have the skills now. You are making the connections. And there is no one else. It is you. That is a great honor and that is a terrible burden. There is no one else. The science is the easy part in this, grim, but easy. 2010 was the warmest year on record. And it was warm. We were on the phone one day with our 350 crew in Pakistan and one of them said, “It’s hot out here today,” and I was surpri...

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