The Courage to Act

By Lawrence Bender

What an incredible week! I just returned from the TED conference in Vancouver. The highlight may have been breakfast with Al Gore. Having worked with him on An Inconvenient Truth, I’ve seen him speak dozens of times on climate change issues and he never fails to teach me something new and to provide me hope for the daunting challenge before us.

I left TED early to make it to the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability Gala on Friday night at Tony and Jeanne Pritzker’s spectacular Beverly Hills home. I was fortunate enough to be honored for …read more

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