LISTEN: Deforestation Spikes in Brazil

This week’s Earth Watch guest is Christian Poirier of Amazon Watch. Earth Watch is a regular segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show, which airs on KPFK-FM in Los Angeles. From the Sojourner Truth Radio Show:  New threats… Read More

LISTEN: Jeff Conant of Friends of the Earth on Greenwashing of Palm Oil Industry

This week’s Earth Watch guest is Jeff Conant of Friends of the Earth (FOA). Conant and Sojourner Truth host Margaret Prescod discuss the greenwashing of the palm oil industry. Friends of the Earth and World Rainforest Movement co-authored… Read More

LISTEN: Rachel Smolker On Biofuels & Their Environmental Impact

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was  Dr. Rachel Smolker with Biofuelwatch, who discussed this week’s Bioeconomy Day of Action.  Smolker is a co-director of Biofuelwatch, and an organizer with Energy Justice Network. She has… Read More

LISTEN: Elections Are Over, Time To Tackle Climate Change

Anne Petermann, Executive Director of Global Justice Ecology Project, was featured in her regular Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show. The show airs on KPFK-FM in Los Angeles and around the world through syndication and… Read More

LISTEN: Saulo Araujo On Bolsonaro’s Election & The Future Of Brazil’s Environment

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was  Saulo Araujo, Global Movements Program Director for Why Hunger.   From Sojourner Truth: For our Weekly Earth Watch, the dire environmental implications of the election in… Read More

LISTEN: Pilot Taking To Sky To Monitor Post-Hurricane Pollution

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio show was Forrest English, a riverkeeper for the Pamlico and Tar rivers in North Carolina who is using aircraft and drones to monitor the pollution that follows hurricanes like… Read More

LISTEN: Cindy Spoon on the Fight Against Louisiana’s Bayou Bridge Pipeline

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was Cindy Spoon, an activist with the Leau Est la Vie (Water Is Life) camp that has been opposing the recently suspended Bayou Bridge Pipeline. From EcoWatch: In… Read More

LISTEN: Leading Activists on ‘Solidarity to Solutions’ Events, Climate Justice

This special edition of the Sojourner Truth Radio Show (aired Aug. 31) featured Doria Robinson, Executive Director of Urban Tilth; and Kandi White from Indigenous Environmental Network, an activist in the struggle against the Dakota Bakken Oil shale.Both… Read More

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