Tim DeChristopher, Profiled

In an era where activist movements have shriveled away while corporate influence continues its ascent, bold deeds of civil disobedience are increasingly rare. Which is why climate activist Tim DeChristopher has found himself in the environmental movement's spotlight. You probably know his story by now, but if you don't, head over to Common Dreams -- the informative, lengthy profile of the man makes for a good read.

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