Gore In Poznan: We Must Focus On Climate Change, Not Paris Hilton

01/12/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Posted by Mark Leon Goldberg at 1:23 PM UN Dispatch

Here is a bootleg clip of Al Gore speaking today at the UN Climate Change Conference in Poznan, Poland. Early in the speech, he blasts "sclerotic" political systems in the developed world and says "we have to overcome the paralysis that has prevented us from acting and focus clearly and unblinkingly on this crisis, rather than spending so much time on Paris Hilton and O.J. Simpson and Anna Nicole Smith." As always, he fires up the crowd. Check it out: http://www.undispatch.com/archives/2008/12/al_gore_in_pozn.php

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