April 2021 Update From Global Justice Ecology Project

Global Justice Ecology Project  April Update Please support GJEP’s work to protect forests, advance climate justice & build alliances for systemic change! Photo of the Month This April marks the 10 year Anniversary of a GJEP delegation to… Read More

Earth Watch: Ed Russo On GE Mosquito Project

Ed Russo is an environmental expert, author, entrepreneur, and a member of several voluntary and government boards. He served as CEO of Watergen USA, President of the Florida Keys Environmental Coalition, Member of the Board of Directors of… Read More

Earth Minute: Genetically Engineered Maize

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Genetically Engineered Maize The US based company Corteva has genetically engineered a variety of maize using the gene editing technique CRISPR.  This variety, known as waxy corn, originates in East… Read More

Earth Watch: Sergio Baffoni On Food Estate Projects in Indonesia

GJEP partners with the Sojourner Truth show on KPFK Pacifica Radio, Los Angeles for a weekly Earth Minute on Wednesday and an Earth Watch interview on Thursday. Sergio Baffoni, Italian living in Germany, coordinates the campaign to protect… Read More

Earth Minute: Global Day of Action Against False Solutions to Climate Change

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Global Day of Action Against False Solutions to Climate Change Today, Wednesday, March 31st, is the Global Day of Action that calls for actions across the world as people demand… Read More

Washington Post: A story of slavery — and space

Note: GJEP has long worked in solidarity with Brazil’s Afro-Brazilian Quilombola people, fighting to protect their communities and their lands from industrial tree plantations planned to replace the native cerrado forest by Suzano, the timber company that is… Read More

POLITICO Article on the Dangers of Biomass

The ‘Green Energy’ That Might Be Ruining the Planet POLITICO 26 Mar 2021 By Michael Grunwald NORTHAMPTON, N.C. — Here’s a multibillion-dollar question that could help determine the fate of the global climate: If a tree falls in… Read More

Earth Watch: Jennifer Wickham On Wet’suwet’en Resistance

GJEP partners with the Sojourner Truth show on KPFK Pacifica Radio, Los Angeles for a weekly Earth Minute on Wednesday and an Earth Watch interview on Thursday. Jen is a member of Cas Yikh (Grizzly Bear House) in… Read More

Earth Minute: Indigenous Activist Murdered In Honduras

Sojourner Truth with Margaret Prescod · Earth Minute: Indigenous Activist Murdered In Honduras Another Indigenous activist has reportedly been killed this week in Honduras. Cerros Escalante was an anti-dam activist and part of the Honduras’ Lenca Indigenous community…. Read More

GRAIN Report on “Net Zero” and Greenwashing

Corporate greenwashing: “net zero” and “nature-based solutions” are a deadly fraud by GRAIN 17 March 2021 Corporations are, without a doubt, the number one obstacle to meaningful action on the climate crisis. These almighty actors have spent the… Read More