The Pursuit of Wealth, Overconsumption Are Key Drivers in Climate Crisis, Scientists Warn

“To protect ourselves from the worsening climate crisis, we must reduce inequality and challenge the notion that riches…are inherently good.”

written by
Rajvi Desai
Jun 22, 2020
overconsumption and climate crisis
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.