Earth Day is coming up this April 22nd, and this year marks the 50th anniversary of the global celebration. To commemorate the event, a huge set of celebrities, comedians, politicians and activists will come together for a HUGE three-day livestream to mobilize people.
The program includes unique celebrity-activist exchanges, including a segment with communities on the frontlines of the climate crisis, hosted by actor Luke Baines and journalist Sharon Carpenter and a discussion about climate grief with New York Magazine Deputy Editor and “The Uninhabitable Earth” author David Wallace Wells and climate psychologist Margaret Klein Salamon.
Here’s what they have booked so far:
Patricia Arquette in conversation with musician and advocate Robby Romero
Conversations and panel discussions with Rev. William J. Barber II, Rev. Dr. Liz Theoharis, Bill McKibben, Rep. (D-IL) Lauren Underwood, Denis Hayes, Mustafa Santiago Ali, David Wallace-Wells and Margaret Klein Salamon
Climate activist interviews with Jane Fonda
Stacey Abrams on voting and voter suppression
Cooking demo with Alejandra Schrader and Dominique Crenn
Talks on democracy with Erica Chenoweth, Eric Liu
Scheduled cameos will include:
Dave Burd aka lil Dicky
Maimouna Youssef aka Mumu Fresh
Mustafa Santiago Ali
Nahko The Bear
Additional programming details will be released closer to the launch of Earth Day Live.