‘Her Work Will Live On’: Climate Movement Mourns Loss of Ecocide Campaigner Polly Higgins
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By Andrea Germanos
Lawyer and visionary thinker Polly Higgins, who campaigned for ecocide to be internationally recognized as a crime on par with genocide and war crimes, died Sunday at the age of 50.
She had been diagnosed with an aggressive cancer last month and given just weeks to live.
Reposted with permission from our media associate Common Dreams.