Earth Minute: Biden-Harris Inauguration & Climate Action

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Biden-Harris Inauguration & Climate Action Bloomberg has reported that the COVID relief bill passed last month included a provision to give companies tax breaks for capturing carbon.  While this may… Read More

Earth Watch: Indigenous Campaigner Discusses Threats to Tongass National Forest

Naawéiyaa is Lingít, Cherokee, Pilipino, and English. He is a basket weaver, screen printer, musician, language learner and teacher. Naawéiyaa was born and raised in Juneau Alaska, he cares deeply about Language revitalization, Indigenous sovereignty, Gender and Climate… Read More

Earth Watch: Rachel Smolker On The International Day Of Action On Forest Biomass

Rachel Smolker is co-director of Biofuelwatch where she works to raise awareness of the impacts of large scale bioenergy on climate, the environment and human rights.  Her work has spanned from local grassroots organizing to participation in the… Read More

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 Watch: Amy Van Saun On Genetically Engineered Salmon

Photo courtesy of Center for Food Safety Amy is a Senior Attorney in the Center for Food Safety’s Portland, Oregon office. As part of CFS’s legal team, Amy practices environmental and administrative law to defend farmers, communities, and… 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 Watch: BJ McManama of Indigenous Environmental Network Discusses Opposition to GE Trees

Photo: Sharratt/The Campaign to Stop GE Trees (Seneca/Welsh) Brenda Jo has been involved with Indigenous and environmental issues for over 25 years. Beginning in the early 1990s working with WV State agencies on NAGPRA, opposition to mountaintop/strip coal… 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