LISTEN: GE Trees Won’t Solve Forests’ Health Crisis

Global Justice Ecology Project executive director Anne Petermann’s regular Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth radio show focused on why GE trees won’t solve forests’ health crisis. The segment compliments a recent op-ed co-authored by Petermann that… Read More

Earth Watch: Mila de Mier on Genetically Modified Mosquitoes in Florida

The most recent Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio show was Mila de Mier, who has been part of a community effort to prevent the release of genetically engineered mosquitoes in Florida. A public comment period on… Read More

LISTEN: Malinda Harnish Clatterbuck of Lancaster Against Pipelines

Photo via YDR.com   Last week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was Malinda Harnish Clatterbuck of Lancaster Against Pipelines, who discussed the dangers of the Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline in Western Pennsylvania. Here is some… Read More

EARTH MINUTE: Remembering Berta Caceres, Judi Bari on International Women’s Day

In recognition of International Women’s Day (March 8, 2018), Global Justice Ecology Project’s Anne Petermann discussed the importance and impact of women in social and environmental movements on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show for this week’s Earth Minute… Read More

At Least 197 Eco-Defenders Murdered in 2017

Global Witness calls the murders part of “the ruthless scramble for natural wealth.”   By John R. Platt Via The Revelator   At least 197 environmental activists and eco-defenders around the world were murdered in 2017 — nearly four deaths per… Read More

LISTEN: Climate Change Expert Dr. Juliette Rooney-Varga Discusses Problems With Wood Bioenergy

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Show was Dr. Juliette Rooney-Varga. Dr. Rooney-Varga is an expert on climate change and sustainability. She is the Director of the UMass Lowell Climate Change Initiative, Associate Professor of environmental science… Read More

LISTEN: Activist, Hip Hop Artist Alas on Racial Discrimination in Medical Industry

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Show was hip hop artist and activist Alas. Alas was involved with supporting migrant communities during the wildfires in California. Here’s Alas’ bio from her website, alasmusika.com: ALAS makes… Read More

LISTEN: President Trump’s Executive Order to Expand Offshore Drilling

Global Justice Ecology Project executive director Anne Petermann was featured this week on the Sojourner Truth Show with her regular Earth Minute segment, discussing President Donald Trump’s executive order to expand offshore drilling. The Sojourner Truth show airs… Read More

LISTEN: Climate Change’s Role in Iran Protests

Global Justice Ecology Project Executive Director Anne Petermann talked about how climate change has impacted the country of Iran as temperatures rise to record levels during the latest Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show on… Read More

LISTEN: Frédéric Mousseau Talks Carbon Colonialism on Sojourner Truth

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was Frédéric Mousseau, Policy Director at the Oakland Institute. Mousseau discussed the recent Oakland Institute report Carbon Colonialism: Failure of Green Resources’ Carbon Offset Project in Uganda. Mousseau… Read More