Lost species day: celebrities to champion threatened wildlife

Amitav Ghosh, Margaret Atwood and Emma Thompson are among 20 activists and cultural figures to speak at Writers Rebel eventWriters and activists including Emma Thompson, Margaret Atwood and Amitav Ghosh are to speak about their favourite endangered animals as part of a remembrance day for lost species.The snow leopard, pangolin and vaquita porpoise are among the endangered animals that will be championed by participants at the free online event, On the Brink, organised by Writers Rebel, which is part of Extinction Rebellion. Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/nov/27/lost-species-day-celebrities-to-champion-threatened-wildlife-aoe