Earth Minute: Tribute to Lawrence Ferlinghetti on his 100th birthday

This week GJEP Executive Director reads a poem by poet, anarchist and painter Lawrence Ferlinghetti in honor of his 100th birthday. Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet, anarchist and painter who co-founded City Light books in San Francisco turned 100… Read More

Earth Watch Radio: Dorothee Haeussermann On ‘Scaling Up the Resistance’ Climate Tour

Dorothee Haeussermann is a free-lance educator and climate activist from Germany. She has been involved in struggles against lignite mining in the Rhineland coalfield since 2010. In 2011, she quit her job as an English teacher to have… Read More

Earth Watch: BJ McManama of Indigenous Environmental Network on Upcoming Forest & Climate Convergence

BJ McManama, from the Indigenous Environmental Network was interviewed about The Resurgence: 2019 North American Forest & Climate Movement Convergence on The Sojourner Truth Show, syndicated nationally on the Pacifica network. This was the first national announcement for… Read More

EARTH WATCH RADIO: 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

EARTH WATCH RADIO: 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

Earth Watch Radio: Arley Diaz of FANG Collective on Alliance to Mobilize the Resistance

This week’s Earth Watch guest is Arley Diaz of FANG Collective. FANG Collective recently began the AMOR project, which includes a hotline for people detaining or being harassed by ICE. Diaz is originally from Tongva land in so-called Los… Read More

LISTEN: The State of the Environment with Anne Petermann & Clayton Thomas-Müller

KPFK-FM’s Sojourner Truth Radio Show published a special episode over the holiday featuring a group interview between host Margaret Prescod and guests Anne Petermann of Global Justice Ecology Project and Clayton Thomas-Müller of 350.org. Topics discussed during the… Read More

Earth Watch: IBON International’s Tetet Lauron on COP23

Last week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio show was Tetet Lauron, climate justice program manager for IBON International. Lauron was in Bonn, Germany for the COP23 Climate Talks. IBON’s goal is to contribute to building global mass movements… Read More

LISTEN: Ruddy Turnstone Talks Bayer-Monsanto Merger on Sojourner Truth Radio

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show was GJEP’s own Ruddy Turnstone discussing the destructive history of the companies involved in the Bayer-Monsanto merger. Ruddy Turnstone is a GE trees campaigner for Global Justice… Read More

Earth Watch: Sherrie Andre, Standing Rock Medic

Image courtesy of Standing Rock Medic & Healer Council

This week’s Earth Watch guest on the Sojourner Truth Radio Show with Margaret Prescod was Sherrie Andre. Sherrie has just returned from her second visit to Standing Rock where she has worked for a cumulative 2 months as a medic… Read More