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caption: Activist Abby Brockway was part of a panel discussing civil disobedience in response to climate change.
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Activist Abby Brockway was part of a panel discussing civil disobedience in response to climate change.
Credit: Courtesy of Rising Tide Seattle

Is Civil Disobedience The Necessary Response To Climate Change?

Would you risk arrest and prosecution to protect the environment? Or empathize with those who do? Humanities Washington made this the focus of their most recent Think & Drink: “The Necessity Defense: Climate Change and Civil Disobedience.”

KUOW’s Ashley Ahearn served as moderator. The panel included activist Abby Brockway and UW professors Richard Gammon and Megan Ming Francis. Brie Ripley recorded their conversation at Naked City Brewery on Feb.17.

Web Exclusive: Listen to an extended version of this talk below