Here is a YouTube video on the debate:
As governments enact restrictions on fossil fuel use, power plant construction, CO2 emissions, etc. it's important to be clear on exactly what the effect of fossil fuel use is on the human environment and human life. Do they harm the planet, or do they improve it?
This debate urgently needs funds for livestreaming, recording, distribution and publicity, though. If anyone would like to donate any amount to help with this, they can go here: McKibben vs. Epstein Donations
(McKibben's website shows he will be there: http://www.billmckibben.com/appearances.html)
Here is a video of Power Hour by Alex Epstein on the indispensable role of coal in improving the standard of living of millions of people:
Here's the link if you can't see the last video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsyLrvxjzi0