“In solidarity with the climate conference in Paris,
giving myself a good hard look,
not my aspirations but my behaviors,
revealing my insidious complicity.
It’s a whole new world.
Let’s be brave and tell the truth as much as we can.”
“Merely by living as she does, as all of us do with our air-freighted fruit and phone upgrades, Hegarty is willing death upon the planet. The song contains all our collective arrogance: we all wonder how much difference four degrees could really make, and assume that the world will weather our rapacity.” (The Guardian, Dec 1, 2015)