Daily Archive: July 8, 2013

The Girl Who Silenced The World For 5 Minutes

The girl in the video is Severn Cullis-Suzuki (born November 30, 1979 in Vancouver, British Columbia), a Canadian environmental activist, speaker, television host and author. She has spoken around the world about environmental issues, urging listeners to define their values, act with the future in mind, and take individual responsibility. In 1992, at age 12, Cullis-Suzuki raised money with members of ECO to attend the Earth Summit in Rio de...