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Rupert Read: Creating 'guardians' for future generations

Rupert points out how future people are dependent on us and how we need to care for them. Active in the Green Party, Rupert is sceptical about the high discount rates that are used in both pensions and environmental matters. His proposal to protect future generations is for a "super-jury" who would be guardians for the interests of future people and he thinks this idea could counter the short-termism of current politics.