EARTH WATCH: Sherrie Anne Andre of FANG (Fighting Against Natural Gas)

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Last week’s Earth Watch guest was Sherrie Anne Andre. Sherrie is a Thai/Puerto Rican organizer born and raised in Rhode Island. In 2014 Sherrie co-founded FANG: Fighting Against Natural Gas, now know as The FANG Collective. She has organized around migrant rights, reproductive justice, indigenous rights and has been an advocate for survivors of sexual assault and domestic violence. Earth Watch is a weekly segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio show on KPFK FM radio based in Los Angeles.

Last week, FANG helped organize a Week of Action against the fossil fuel industry that took place throughout New England.

Sherrie also been heavily involved the #StopSpectra campaign, including launching a tree-sit to delay one of Spectra’s pipeline expansions. Her interview segment begins at about the 7:20 mark.

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