Christian Parenti

Christian Parenti headshot“The Climate Crisis, Political Pessimism, and Realistic Solutions,” the second event on climate change features Christian Parenti, whose focus is on the geopolitical fallout from ignoring the signs and consequences of the climate crisis. In addition to teaching sociology in the Global Liberal Studies Program at New York University, Parenti is a veteran journalist, contributor to The Nation, and author of four books including “Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence.”