Debut of 'Climate Patriots' Video

Date: February 24, 2010

University of Pennsylvania
Stiteler Hall
208 S. 37th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102


Climate Patriots is a short video that provides a military perspective on energy, climate change and American national security.  The Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate conducted a series of interviews with former military leaders to discuss the challenges posed to the U.S. armed forces due to the impacts of climate change and our energy posture.  The video features:

  • Senator John Warner (R-VA), Former chairman U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee;
  • Vice Adm. Dennis McGinn, U.S. Navy (Ret.);
  • Former Captain James Morin, U.S. Army; and 
  • Admiral John Nathman, U.S. Navy (Ret.).

The video is being released nationally and around the country in select cities:

Belfast, Maine - February 17, 2010

Indianapolis, Indiana - February 17, 2010

Little Rock, Arkansas - February 18, 2010

Roanoke, Virginia - February 18, 2010

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - February 19, 2010

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - February 24, 2010 

Other city debuts include: Tampa Bay, FL, Palm Bay, FL, Ann Arbor, MI, Winona, MN, Moorhead, MN, Kansas City, MO, Raleigh, NC, Fayetteville, NC, Bismark, ND, Concord, NH, Canton, OH, Nashville, TN, Clarksville, TN, Norfolk, VA, Martinsville, VA, Roanoke, VA.

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