• George the Poet on Climate Change

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    What will it take to make us act on climate change? BRIT-nominated wordsmith ‘George the Poet’ issues a compelling call to action in this powerful new poem. Words brought to life via the stunning imagery of illustrator Katie Halil (AKA @WhatKatieDrew)

    Voice: George the Poet http://www.iamgeorgethepoet...
    Illustration: Katie Halil http://www.whatkatiedrew.com/
    Animation: Rory Waudby-Tolley http://rorywt.com/
    Production and Editing: Al Francis-Sears and Abi Stephenson

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