Evacuee Privilege

Michael Nabert
8 min readAug 30, 2023

Displacement can be a minor inconvenience or a death sentence.

A gift beyond words: the quiet tree lined street where we were offered temporary safe haven while enormous wildfires threaten our community.

I’m incredibly, almost unbelievably lucky. Right now, I’m a climate refugee, but all signs point to that being a temporary condition. At least this time. It makes me far more fortunate than millions of other people around the world in the same boat (or, for far too many climate migrants, lack-of-boat). Driven from my home by an…

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Michael Nabert

Researching a road map from our imperilled world into one with a livable future with as much good humour as I can muster along the way.