Naomi Klein TED Talk: ‘We are addicted to risk’
Journalist Naomi Klein gives a TED Talk about her experiences in the Gulf of Mexico, looking at the results of BP’s risky pursuit of oil. Klein says that our societies have become addicted to the extreme risk of finding new energy and new technologies, while risking precious resources. Klein examines society’s collective recklessness and asks: “What’s the backup plan?”
This is from TED Talks, uploaded in January 2011.