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… Read More

LISTEN: Elections Are Over, Time To Tackle Climate Change

Anne Petermann, Executive Director of Global Justice Ecology Project, was featured in her regular Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show. The show airs on KPFK-FM in Los Angeles and around the world through syndication and… Read More

LISTEN: Pilot Taking To Sky To Monitor Post-Hurricane Pollution

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio show was Forrest English, a riverkeeper for the Pamlico and Tar rivers in North Carolina who is using aircraft and drones to monitor the pollution that follows hurricanes like… Read More

LISTEN: Native American Activist Corine Fairbanks on Racism, Colonialism and Climate

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show is Corine Fairbanks. Fairbanks is an Oglala Lakota writer, educator and activist. She is a spokesperson for Native American rights and has been involved in protests and actions against ICE…. Read More

LISTEN: Pastor Paul on Battle Against Pipeline, Compressor Projects in Virginia

Union Hill Baptist Church’s Pastor Paul M. Wilson. The Pastor is organizing, along with Friends of Buckingham (County, VA), against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline and a 55,000 horsepower compressor station planned by Dominion Energy in the Union Hill… Read More

LISTEN: Biofuels, Carbon Offsets Are False Solutions for ‘Green’ Air Travel

This week, Global Justice Ecology Project executive director Anne Petermann’s regular Earth Minute segment on the Sojourner Truth radio show focused on an open letter sent from 89 organizations from 34 countries to end plans promoting biofuels and carbon offsets… Read More

LISTEN: Student Talks Political and Environmental Crisis in Nicaragua

The Costa Rican firefighters on the border with Nicaragua, which the Ortega government would no allow to enter the country. Photo by Amelia Rueda/Havana Times This week’s Earth Watch guest is Adriana Ramirez, a student at the University… Read More

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 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

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