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Xiye Bastida is a climate activist, co-founder of Re-Earth Initiative, an organizer of Fridays for Future New York City, is on the administration committee of the People’s Climate Movement and is a member of the Sunrise Movement and Extinction Rebellion.

From PBS:

“We don’t want people to suffer from the climate crisis to realize we are in a crisis,” said Bastida, who always calls it a crisis, never climate change. “We need to change our culture and change our narrative. For too long, the narrative has been that this is some big distant thing that will happen in the year 2100. But pollution is here. Heatwaves are here. Wildfires are here. Melting ice caps are

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