Gary Shapiro / Bruno Latour: Nietzsche's Earth: Great Politics, Great Events / Down to Earth: Politics in the New Climatic Regime
: Where Nietzsche 150 years ago advocated a high-flying and prophetic geophilosophy, Latour continues with a both poetic and down-to-earth polemic about climate agreements and the overall state of the planet.
: In many ways, the world is becoming an ever better place to be, for more and more people. According to Bjørn Lomborg, professor at the Copenhagen Business School, we can thank broad economic growth for this.
: In the climate law case that Greenpeace and Nature and Youth have filed against the state, the Grandparents' climate action, which I represent, is a party helper. The Oslo District Court's ruling in January this year is a slap in the face to those who have seen the provision in Section 112 of the Constitution as a protection of important environmental interests. The verdict has been appealed and will come up in the Court of Appeal in November 2019. Whatever the outcome, it will probably end up in the Supreme Court.
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