Earth Radio

January 24, 2014 GJEP produces weekly Earth Minutes and Earth Watch interview segments for Margaret Prescod’s syndicated Sojourner Truth show on KPFK Pacifica Radio. Anne Petermann writes the Earth Minute segments, using her decades of experience in the environmental movement… Read More

Earth Watch: Arlene Montgomery from Friends of the Wild Swan

On March 12, Arlene Montgomery of Friends of the Wild Swan in Montana spoke to Margaret Prescod of Sojourner Truth as part of Global Justice Ecology Project’s weekly Earth Watch interview segment. Montgomery’s work protecting forests, waters and their wild inhabitants… Read More

Earth Minute on GE loblolly pine (1/27/2015)

January 27, 2015 Earlier this week, a letter from the US Department of Agriculture to genetically engineered tree company ArborGen was made public that grants unprecedented powers to ArborGen to pursue commercial cultivation of a GE loblolly pine… Read More

Earth Minute on Monsanto’s GE dicambria-resistant soybean and cotton

Earth Minute 1/20/15 On Thursday, the US Department of Agriculture approved Monsanto’s controversial new GMO soybean and cotton that resist the toxic herbicide dicamba. Approved in 1967, dicamba seeps through the environment, causing damage to crops and flowering… Read More

Earth Minute: Anne Petermann on Cambrian Genomics

Originally aired on January 6, 2015 Transcript A San Francisco-based company, Cambrian Genomics, aims to make synthetic biology – the dangerous manufacture of synthetic DNA to create entirely new organisms – accessible to all, without government regulation. Cambrian… Read More

The winner will receive an 11×14 archival print of this photo of a ringed kingfisher overlooking the ancient araucaria forest in Parque Huerquehue in Chile. Ringed kingfishers require large bodies of clean water and dense forest and migrate between the US and Chile.