January 29, 2021

Who Speaks for the Trees? The Movement for the Rights of Nature

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Date & Time

Friday, Jan 29, 2021 12:00 PM

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Co-sponsored by
Environmental Studies Department
Gonzaga Center for Law, Ethics & Commerce


Free and open to the public.


Zoom Meeting



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  • Academics

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About This Event

Is our system working to protect the natural environment? Isn’t it time to find one that does?

Host Thomas Linzey, an environmental lawyer with the Center for Democratic and Environmental Rights, for a presentation and discussion around a new movement for environmental protection: one that recognizes enforceable legal rights for nature and ecosystems.