In 2023, Stop the Money Pipeline ran a five workshop series called Broadening our Ideas of Climate Justice.
Why Broaden Our Ideas of Climate Justice? The fight to mitigate climate change has often been framed through the framework of carbon essentialism, which articulates the urgent need to reduce carbon emissions on a rapid timeline. Though necessary and not problematic on its own, in some corners of the climate movement world, the focus on carbon can sometimes overshadow, and, in the worst cases, compromise critical components of a not only green, but also a just world. To ensure that the transition is just, we need to broaden our understanding of what climate justice really means.
You can view the recordings and find more resources linked below and on our Youtube playlist.
Our five workshop topics were: