America ReFramed

Bidder 70

Season 6 Episode 13 | 1h 15m 17s

Fueled by a desire to safeguard thousands of acres of pristine land near national parks, Tim DeChristopher outbid industry giants and disrupted a controversial oil and gas lease auction as bidder #70. BIDDER 70 traces Tim’s rise from concerned citizen and student of economics at the University of Utah to climate justice activist and leader.

Aired: 08/28/18

Expires: 08/27/21

Rating: TV-PG

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