Earth Minute: Trump Rolls Back Environmental Protections

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Trump Rolls Back Environmental Protections The Trump administration is racing to roll back even more environmental safeguards aimed at protecting the nation’s air, water and land.  Over the course of… Read More

Earth Minute: 2020 Elections

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: 2020 Elections The future of our health, the environment, and our country has been placed into the hands of Joe Biden, who is set to become the 46th president of… Read More

Earth Minute: Genetically Modified Crops

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Genetically Modified Crops The biotech industry has long claimed that gene-edited or genetically modified crops do not need to be regulated by the federal government due to “indistinguishable” changes made… Read More

Earth Minute: Censorship Of Indigenous & Environmental Justice Organizations

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Censorship Of Indigenous & Environmental Justice Organizations Over the weekend Facebook suspended hundreds of social media accounts belonging to Indigenous, environmental and social justice organizations. The organizations were co-hosts of… Read More

Earth Minute: Monoculture Tree Plantations

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Monoculture Tree Plantations September 21st marked the 16th International Day Against Monoculture Tree Plantations, a day to celebrate resistance and demand development agencies stop promoting expansion of large-scale tree plantations…. Read More

Earth Minute: Wildfires & Genetically Engineered Trees

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Wildfires & Genetically Engineered Trees Around the world historic and deadly wildfires are occuring. Poor forest management and industrial tree plantations, along with climate change are creating apocalyptic conditions. Eastern… Read More

Earth Minute: California Wildfires

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: California Wildfires Extreme wildfires are exploding in California, destroying hundreds of thousands of acres in the Bay Area and around Northern California, threatening old-growth redwood trees and forests. In California,… Read More

Earth Minute: Drilling In Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

On Monday the Trump administration approved drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, opening up millions of acres of wilderness to drilling for the first time. After completing its review of an oil and gas leasing program, Secretary… Read More

Earth Minute: Mendocino Wood Pellet Production Plant

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Mendocino Wood Pellet Production Plant Several organizations have requested an immediate suspension of operations at the Mendocino Wood Pellet Production Plant in California, in light of threats to public health… Read More

Earth Minute: Genetically Modified Mosquitoes

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Genetically Modified Mosquitoes The plan to release genetically modified mosquitoes in the Florida Keys has been temporarily postponed. In May, the EPA approved the experimental release of genetically modified mosquitoes… Read More