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Save Ourselves Swim

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noun - Save Ourselves Swims (or SOS) are solo marathon swims, stage swims, or relay circumnavigation swims around endangered low-lying islands around the world that are forecasted to be significantly impacted by rising sea levels due to climate change in the 21st and 22nd centuries. It is a type of Speedo diplomacy that endeavors to shape political thinking and public awareness in order to achieve specific political or environmental goals.

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Coined by Steven Munatones circa October 2016.

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