Kathleen Dean Moore
Kathleen Dean Moore is co-editor, with Michael P. Nelson, of "Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril" (2011), a call to climate action from almost 100 of the world's moral leaders. Her new book, "Bearing Witness: The Human Rights Case Against Fracking and Climate Change" (2021). Moore is Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at Oregon State University and author of several books about environmental philosophy.
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Sunday, November 06, 2016
The White Horse and the Humvees—Standing Rock Is Offering Us a Choice
Two lines, facing each other on a North Dakota highway. On one side, concrete barriers protect a row of armored vehicles and helmeted police with assault rifles. On the other, a young man rides a white horse whose legs are stained with blood. A woman, wearing a scarf to protect her lungs from tear...
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
What Is Morally Required?
In a high, trembling voice, Middlebury student Abigail Borah interrupted the UN climate change talks in Durban last week, shouting over US Climate Envoy Todd Stern until she was led away by guards. Why did she do it?