Simon is a freelance journalist and filmmaker focusing on local democracy in the US and abroad. Visit raidsofnewyork.com to follow his freelance documentary series. He has also written for the Los Angeles Review of Books, In These Times, Common Dreams, Truthout, the Indypendent, Fusion, the Leap, Earth Island Journal,The Nation, and other outlets. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or followed @SimonDavisCohen.
With little precedent for climate change litigation, youth turn to the public trust doctrine.