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[VIDEO] The Earth Needs a Good Lawyer

May 22, 2012 | By Liliana M. Peliks

Polly Higgins is a lawyer who has dedicated her career to one client - the earth.

In this TED Talk, Polly recounts the story about how she first approach the idea of giving rights to nature, and began propounding massive actions killing forms of life, other than human, as ecological genocide - the 5th crime against peace.

Learn more about the rights of nature.

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