LISTEN: Worldwide Protests Against Murder of More Than 313 Columbian Human Rights Defenders

This week’s Earth Minute segment from GJEP executive director Anne Petermann centers worldwide protests that took place last week in response to the murders of more than 313 Columbian human rights defenders. The Earth Minute segment airs weekly… Read More

LISTEN: Paulo Lopes on Trump’s Attack on Endangered Species Laws

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth radio show was Paulo Lopes, Public Lands Specialist at the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD). Lopes spoke about the Trump administration’s moves to gut the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)…. Read More

LISTEN: Anne Petermann on Gutting of Endangered Species Act

This week’s Earth Minute segment from GJEP executive director Anne Petermann centers on pending legislative action that will remove protective power from the Endangered Species Act. TRANSCRIPT: Last week, House Republicans announced a series of bills aimed at… Read More

LISTEN: Native American Activist Corine Fairbanks on Racism, Colonialism and Climate

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show is Corine Fairbanks. Fairbanks is an Oglala Lakota writer, educator and activist. She is a spokesperson for Native American rights and has been involved in protests and actions against ICE…. Read More

LISTEN: Pastor Paul on Battle Against Pipeline, Compressor Projects in Virginia

Union Hill Baptist Church’s Pastor Paul M. Wilson. The Pastor is organizing, along with Friends of Buckingham (County, VA), against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and a 55,000 horsepower compressor station planned by Dominion Energy in the Union Hill… Read More

Earth Watch: Ducky Slowcode on the Fight to Stop Toxic Prisons

The Sojourner Truth Show Radio Show Earth Watch guest for June 21 was Ducky Slowcode, an organizer with the Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons (FTP), the Earth First! Prisoner Support Project, and the Human Rights Coalition, a PA-based… Read More

LISTEN: Biofuels, Carbon Offsets Are False Solutions for ‘Green’ Air Travel

This week, Global Justice Ecology Project executive director Anne Petermann’s regular Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth radio show focused on an open letter sent from 89 organizations from 34 countries to end plans promoting biofuels and carbon offsets… Read More

LISTEN: Student Talks Political and Environmental Crisis in Nicaragua

The Costa Rican firefighters on the border with Nicaragua, which the Ortega government would no allow to enter the country. Photo by Amelia Rueda/Havana Times This week’s Earth Watch guest is Adriana Ramirez, a student at the University… Read More

Earth Minute: David Buckel’s Self-Immolation In Face of Climate Change

Global Justice Ecology Project Executive Director Anne Petermann discussed the suicide of attorney and environmental activist David S. Buckel as part of this week’s Earth Minute, a regular segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show. Sojourner Truth airs every week… Read More

LISTEN: Anne Petermann on False Climate Solutions on ‘Ear to the Pavement’ Podcast

Of all of the things there are to worry about in the Trump era, climate change is at the top of the list. But the failure to act effectively on climate long predates Trump. Anne Peterman, executive director… Read More