Earth Minute: Anne Petermann on “Guardian of the Forests” Movement in Mexico

In this week’s edition of Earth Minute on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show, GJEP Executive Director Anne Petermann discussed Ildefonso Zamora, a leader of the “guardian of the forests” movement in Mexico.   Organizations are demanding the immediate… Read More

Earth Watch: Dan Bacher on San Luis Settlement Agreement

Last week’s Earth Watch guest was Dan Bacher, managing editor at FishSniffer.com. Bacher recently published an article about the Hoopa Valley Tribe from Northern California, which filed its objection to two bills proposed in the House of Representatives to… Read More

Earth Minute: Anne Petermann on the Benefits of Traditional Crop Breeding

In this week’s edition of Earth Minute on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show, GJEP Executive Director Anne Petermann discussed a recent article in Nature discussing the benefits of traditional plant breeding over genetic engineering in generating heartier, more resilient crops. The Earth… Read More

EARTH WATCH: Sherrie Anne Andre of FANG (Fighting Against Natural Gas)

Last week’s Earth Watch guest was Sherrie Anne Andre. Sherrie is a Thai/Puerto Rican organizer born and raised in Rhode Island. In 2014 Sherrie co-founded FANG: Fighting Against Natural Gas, now know as The FANG Collective. She has organized… Read More

EARTH WATCH: Adam Macon of Dogwood Alliance

This week’s guest on the Earth Watch segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was Adam Macon, campaign director at Dogwood Alliance. Dogwood is raising awareness about the manufacturing of United States southern forests into wood pellets that… Read More

KPFK Radio Facing Boycott From Pro-War Website

Our allies at KPFK 90.7 FM in Los Angeles are facing a boycott campaign from pro-war website “Join the Boycott,” pressuring companies like Ralphs Grocery Company to stop advertising on KPFK.  The Sojourner Truth Radio Show on KPFK airs “Earth Watch” and… Read More

Earth Watch: Elise Gerhart

KPFK radio’s Sojourner Truth radio show host Margaret Prescod recently interviewed environmental activist Elise Gerhart for the show’s weekly Earth Watch segment. Gerhart has spent days sitting in a tree on her family’s property, obstructing Sunoco work crews as they prepare for construction… Read More

LISTEN: Indonesia’s primeval and biodiversity-rich forests continue to face a devastating triple threat

Last week, Global Justice Ecology Project Executive Director Anne Petermann spoke about the illegal logging, wildfires and peatland forest destruction behind climate change in Indonesia on her weekly Earth Minute segment on KPFK radio’s Sojourner Truth show. TRANSCRIPT: Indonesia’s primeval… Read More

Earth Minute: Anne Petermann on Burning of 1,000-Year-Old Trees in Tasmania

Global Justice Ecology Project’s Anne Petermann recently discussed the burning of 1,000-year-old trees in Tasmania as part of her regular “Earth Minute” segment on  KPFK radio’s Sojourner Truth show. Listen Here: Transcript: The Guardian recently reported on an unfolding global tragedy. Tasmania’s World… Read More

LISTEN: Earth Minute – Remembering Indigenous Movement Leader Berta Cáceres

Global Justice Ecology Project’s Anne Petermann discusses the assassination of Berta Cáceres on this week’s Earth Minute. Listen to Earth Minute on the Sojourner Truth Show on KPFK Radio. In the early morning of March 3rd, Berta Cáceres, a leader of… Read More