Global Justice Ecology Project, Stop GE Trees in the Media

Recent news and media coverage for Global Justice Ecology Project and the Campaign to STOP GE Trees.

Press: Global Justice Ecology Project and Bill McKibben to Co-Present Activist Award to Climate Justice Activists (Jan. 17, 2017)

Resulting Coverage:


Niagara Sierra Club: Why We Must Say NO to GMO Chestnuts (Feb. 2017) – Article by Anne Petermann


New Zealand: Minister’s Plan Threatens Economic Sabotage (March 10, 2017)

– GE Free NZ Release (GE Trees Steering Committee)


GLOBALJUSTICEECOLOGY.ORG: Quarter of a Million People Say ‘No’ To First Ever GE Forest Tree Proposed in US (July 6, 2017)

  • Press release on GJEP lead petition signed by over 250,000 people in 2017 urging the USDA to reject ArborGen’s GE eucalyptus tree.

Resulting Coverage (Early July to mid-August):



KPFK FM – Los Angeles

SOJOURNER TRUTH SHOW “Earth Minute with Anne Petermann”

KPFK FM – Los Angeles

SOJOURNER TRUTH SHOW “Earth Watch interview segment with guests provided by GJEP”

Other Radio

WERU-FM – Bangor: RadioActive show with Meredith Francesco (Nov. 22, 2016)

Anne Petermann as guest on climate solutions, GE trees.

KWMR FM – Vermont: ‘Post Carbon Radio’ (Jan. 10, 2017)

Anne Petermann, Orin Langelle interview about genetically engineered trees.

WORT-FM Madison, WI: Is Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus Coming To The U.S.? (June 29, 2017)

Anne Petermann interviewed about genetically engineered eucalyptus trees.

WORT-FM Madison, WI: Genetically Engineered Trees Opposed

Interview with Anne Petermann on GE Eucalyptus petition drive. (Aug. 30, 2017)


CC-TV 17 Vermont: Anne Petermann and Orin Langelle presented the Ed Everts Activist Award Ceremony to Rising Tide Vermont (Jan. 19, 2017)

GJEP Produced Videos

Leonard Peltier Denied Freedom By President Obama (Jan. 19, 2017)

Trump’s USDA Pick Sonny Perdue Could Open Doors For Genetically Engineered Trees (Jan. 26, 2017) 1.6K+ views at Stop GE Trees Facebook page

Genetically Engineered Apples Coming To Store Shelves Soon (Jan. 26, 2017) 27K+ views at Stop GE Trees Facebook page, 951 shares

Why We Must Say ‘NO’ to GMO Chestnuts (Feb. 3, 2017)

Pulp and Paper Industry a Culprit in Spread of Chilean Wildfires (Feb. 9, 2017)

Monsanto’s Poisonous History of PCB Contamination (Feb. 17, 2017) 1.2K views on Facebook.

Interview with a Militant of the MST / Entrevista com uma militante do MST (May 26, 2017)

Stop USDA from Legalizing Genetically Engineered Eucalyptus Trees in the US (June 5, 2017) 8.5k views of Facebook

Canadians are Eating Genetically Modified Salmon Approved for Sale in US (Aug. 25, 2017) 1.4K views on Facebook