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 to the Amazon Rainforest with the election of far-right president Bolsonaro to head the government in Brazil. Our guest is Christian Poirier, a senior member of Amazon Watch’s team. Having coordinated the Brazil Program since 2009, Christian also led the organization’s efforts to encourage a shift toward non-hydro energy alternatives in Brazil’s electricity matrix.


The Sojourner Truth Radio Show airs every week on KPFK-FM in Los Angeles and around the world online. Global Justice Ecology Project arranges the regular Earth Watch guests. 

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