Bill McKibben Quotes

We have killed off nature, that world entirely independent of us which was here before we arrived and which encircled and supported our human society

 
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Citations

Bill McKibben, Environmentalist, The End of Nature, 1989

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Bill McKibben
Bill McKibben
  • Born: December 8, 1960
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Environmentalist

William Ernest "Bill" McKibben is an American environmentalist, author, and journalist who has written extensively on the impact of global warming. He is the Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College and leader of the anti-carbon campaign group 350.org. He has authored a dozen books about the environment, including his first, The End of Nature (1989), about climate change.