The Intersection of Climate, Democracy, and Geopolitics: A Conversation with Thomas L. Friedman

Aspen Journalism and Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) partnered to present a public conversation with Thomas L. Friedman. Together with Curtis Wackerle, Editor and Executive Director of Aspen Journalism and Chris Lane, CEO of ACES, Friedman discuss the intersection of climate, democracy and geopolitics.

Thomas Friedman, author and journalist, has won the Pulitzer Prize three times for his work at The New York Times.  His foreign affairs column in The New York Times reports on U.S. domestic politics and foreign policy, Middle East conflicts, international economics, environment, biodiversity and energy. Friedman is the author of seven bestselling books including From Beirut to Jerusalem; The World Is Flat; and Thank you For Being Late: An Optimist’s Guide to Thriving in the Age of AccelerationsLearn more about Thomas L. Friedman here.

Thomas L. Friedman. CREDIT: Josh Haner/The New York Times Credit: Josh Haner/The New York Times

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