Mr. Aman Bloom
Leaders of the Planet, Leaders of the Planet
Firstly, I'll be accompanying my scientist wife, Dr. Sukhmani Mantel (IWR, Rhodes University), who has already registered.
For 40 years, I've been an activist in our urgent attempts to clean up the planet. I am a Deep Ecologist and long-time member of Earth First!; have taught Philosophy at UC Berkeley and Ethics & Ecology at University of Oregon and Cal Poly Humboldt.
My interest in science began as a chemistry major at Boston University, but degreed in Public Relations, ending with a Masters in Philosophy at UC Berkeley. Currently writing on quantum physics and biodiversity.
A world traveler, also lived in 4 countries (USA, Venezuela, Jamaica, and the past 22 years in South Africa).
Other serious interests include photography, writing fiction, cycling, drawing, recycling.