On the Ethics of Climate Journalism
Journalist Aruna Chandrasekhar in conversation with Editor-at-Large Vishakha Darbha
There is an imbalance of power to be corrected—how do you level a playing field where, for centuries, you have oppressed, displaced communities, and always justified it for your own benefit?
RECOMMENDED: "How One Billionaire Could Keep Three Countries Hooked on Coal for Decades", NY Times. By Somini Sengupta, Jacqueline Williams, and Aruna Chandrasekhar. On how the Adani Group lobbied successfully to mine for coal in Australia and subsequently transporting it to India and contributing to energy and climate crises in both India and Bangladesh.
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ARUNA CHANDRASEKHAR is an independent journalist and a writer from India, currently at the University of Oxford. Her interests in work dwell on themes of corporate accountability, climate change, indigenous rights and resistance, environmental law, energy, conflict, gender and public health. Her stories have appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, New Internationalist, BuzzFeed, and many other outlets.