The Climate Swerve

National Book Award-winning author and psychiatrist Robert Jay Lifton argued that people have become numb to the reality of climate change.

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The Climate Swerve

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New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 17, 2017 | 12:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 2017 | 11:40am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 17, 2017 | 12:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 2017 | 4:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 2017 | 11:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
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