Episode

5/7 George & Beth Gage: Bidder 70: Jailed For Climate Action

May 7, 2013

Filmmakers George & Beth Gage, discussed their new documentary Bidder 70, explained Tim DeChristopher’s act of civil disobedience at an oil and gas auction in Utah, how public land across the country is threatened, why the auction Tim disrupted was found to be illegal, the farcical prosecution of DeChristopher and Tim DeChristopher’s powerful vision for the future of climate action.

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