Naomi Klein's TED Talk
We've "Entered the Era of Extreme Energy"
Written by Brian Hicks
Posted January 17, 2011
"How else to describe this, but as a form of mass insanity. Just when we know we need to be learning to live on the surface of our planet, off the power of sun, wind and waves; We are frantically digging to get at the dirtiest, highest emitting stuff imaginable..."
In this lively TED talk, Canadian author Naomi Klein confronts our obsession with extreme risk, and talks BP, fracking and "terrestrial skinning"...