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About Charlie Olson (84 Articles)
Co-Founder of The Environmenttv.com Co-Founder of Environmental News and Views, Channel 74 Westchester Co-Producer of The Environment TV, Manhattan Neighborhood Network Member of The Collective, WBAI 99.5 FM radio Assistant to producer, Environmental Issues, Staten Island Community TV

A Trip to Flint

March 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

A documentary of a trip from NYC to Flint by a group of activists who traveled there by van. A new Video-documentary by Peter Eliscu. [...]

The Environmental WeeklyNews-March 4, 2016

March 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

This Week’s Topics, as reported by Kathy Adams, Charlie Olson and Marilyn Elie 1-The Environment TV’s Goals…….(0:41-1:15) Charlie Olson 2-London’s Anti-Nuclear Trident Rally: Connecting the Environmental Dots……(1:17- 10:38) The protest covers Nuclear submarines and weapons, fracking, a Green Bank, fossil fuels and much more. Attended by government officials, entertainment stars and the citizens of England. 3-Questionable News: Good, Bad,…True, False, opt…..Your Choice…. (10:50-12:25) A-China’s Coal Consumption…….(11:00-11:30) B-Aubrey [...]

Indian Point 11: Guilty and Proud

March 12, 2016 // 1 Comment

  Guilty and Proud, is the slogan of the Indian Point 11 as they appear in court to plead guilty for blocking the main entrance to the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant owned by Entergy. One hour prior to their court appearance, they held a press conference just outside the court house to explain the reasons for their actions and were available afterwards for more comments. Their message: Over the years, even decades, we have tried many lawful ways to bring to the public and government’s attention the needed actions to correct the violations and repeated accidents at this nuclear [...]

ETV WeeklyNews February 26, 2016

March 2, 2016 // 0 Comments

This week’s Topics, as reported by Kathy Adams, Charlie Olson and Marilyn Elie ETV WeeklyNews goals………(0:33 – 0:55) 1-Fukushima Delegation Visits NY Again: Fifth Anniversary, March 11, 2016………(0:56 – 4:43) 2-News From The Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition…..(4:44 – 13:02) theenvironmenttv.com……..718-650-1364 [...]

COP21: Reflections on the Historic Climate Agreement – What’s next for the world?

February 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

February 3, 2016 – Six Ithacans who participated in COP21 in Paris, shared personal reflections on the 195-nation agreement on climate change. Panelists: Bob Howarth, Cornell University Sandra Steingraber, Ithaca College Karen Pinkus, Cornell University Allison Chatrchyan, Cornell Institute for Climate Change and Agriculture Johannes Lehmann, Cornell University Colleen Boland, We are Seneca Lake Introduction: Barbara Lifton, NY State Assembly Moderator: Todd Cowen, Cornell Sponsored by: Cornell’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future, Tompkins County Planning Department, Tompkins [...]

ETV WeeklyNews February 19, 2016

February 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

This Week’s Topics, as reported by, Ken Gale from New York. This Week’s Topics: 1-Eminent Domain and Pipelines: Does Kentucky’s Favorable Decision Effect NY……(0:31 to 3:12) 2-Jet Planes: Their Types of Pollution…..(3:13 to 6:12) 3-Energy Town Hall….(6:14 to [...]

Resisting the Constitution Pipeline: A Family’s Fight to Protect Their Land

February 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Catherine and Megan Holleran, the owners of this land, along with Alex Lotorto, from Energy Justice Network, who is assisting the family, explain their fight against Eminent Domain usage by the Constitution Pipeline, the courts and the state of Pennsylvania. Their property is in New Milford Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania and is “on” the pathway of the 124 mile route between Montrose, Pa. and Albany, NY, of this pipeline. They have not given their permission to the Constitution Pipeline for the use of their land for this purpose and are being forced to allow it to [...]

ETV WeeklyNews February 12, 2016

February 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

Ken Gale reporting on this week’s topics from New York This Week’s Topics: 1-Indian Point- 65,000 Times More Radiation Than Normal At Indian Point’s Recent Water Leak………(00:36 to 2:38) For More Info: http://www.nycsec.org 2-The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Not A Done Deal Yet….. (2:40 to 5:34) For More Info: http://www.flushthetpp.org/action [...]

There is a Solution

January 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

Hear Ryan, 10 years old, Matthew, 9 years old, Megan, 13 years old, talk and show us about plastic products’ harm to our environment and their actions to solve this problem.  Their contact info:  bit.ly/cleansup and allourenergy.com [...]