This week we interview Rev. Lennox Yearwood, minister, community activist, and President of the Hip Hop Caucus. We talk about his efforts to get younger people involved in environmental justice, the various divestment movements going on across the country, and the broader intersecting histories of civil rights and environmental justice. Listen below, and check out the Hip Hop Caucus here.
This week we interview Jessica Green, a professor of political science at Case Western Reserve University who works on international environmental policy. It’s also our telethon episode! Be sure to donate to WRUW’s 2015 telethon.
This week we interview Ben Gotschall, the Energy Director for Bold Nebraska, and we talk about the fight against tar sands development in Nebraska. Check it out below!