Last weekend, acclaimed Canadian journalist Carol Off spoke with Adbusters editor-at-large, Micah White, at an event called "Get Up! Stand Up!" in Toronto. That event brought several speakers together – including Chris Hedges, Margaret Atwood and John Ralston Saul – to discuss the importance of speaking out in a democracy.
Micah spoke with Carol about the ways Adbusters embraces new and innovative tactics to catalyze a global revolution. Here's part of their conversation, recorded at Convocation Hall at the University of Toronto and aired on CBC radio's As It Happens.
At last we’re in Winter. It’s the year 2047. A worn scrapbook from the future arrives in your lap. It offers a stunning global vision, a warning to the next generations, a repository of practical wisdom, and an invaluable roadmap which you need to navigate the dark times, and the opportunities, which lie ahead.