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Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power: An Introduction

June 4, 2017 // 1 Comment

  Dr. Courtney Williams-Cancer Research Scientist and Anti-Fossil Fuel Activist Vice-President, Safe Energy Rights Group (SEnRG) www.senrg.org Co-ordinator for Resist Spectra resist aim.wordpress.com/ Fossil Fuels and Nuclear Power:  An Introduction to Understanding Their Problems and Challenges Part-1:  The Fossil Fuel Side This video is an introduction to the problems/challenges of both fossil fuels and nuclear power.  Part 1 has Dr. Courtney Williams speaking on fossil fuels and their growing infrastructure.  Part 2 has Dr. Gordon Edwards talking about the nuclear aspects. Both [...]

Global Climate Change Awareness

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pat Brady, producer of “Environmental Issues”, a TV program on Staten Island Community TV, interviews 5 guests about their hopes for the upcoming April 29th., Peoples Climate March rally in Washington, D.C., and their sister rallies on Staten Island and elsewhere.  Topics include environmental justice, climate change, the current administration’s environmental positions, bringing diverse groups together and much more. Guests include:  Sally Jones, chairperson of Peace Action Fund of NYS; Samuel Blackwood, student at Fordham University; Todd, Tif, Fernandez of the NYC Organizing Team [...]

Supporting Standing Rock’s Water Protectors: Water is Sacred, Water is Life

February 12, 2017 // 1 Comment

Three incredible individuals, representing various groups with environmental concerns as part of their activism, show their shared concerns with the Standing Rock activists/water protectors of North Dakota. Watch and listen as they take you on their separate journeys, one at Standing Rock, another at the Native American Ramapough Lenape camp in Mahwah Township, New Jersey, while the last recounts his civil disobedience and arrest at TD Bank in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey, for  “sitting” in support of the Standing Rock demonstrators of North Dakota.  He also explains the civil [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Kayak4Earth

June 22, 2015 // 1 Comment

Kayaking 4 Earth Steve Posselt, the creator of this action, is actually kayaking on rivers and other waterways to bring awareness of the enormous earth changing problems already occurring due to Climate Change, in the hopes of activating us to do the right things. Steve, an engineer and author, started his kayaking journey in his homeland, Australia, continued onto the mighty Mississippi and along the eastern coastline of the US up to the Statue of Liberty and the Hudson River. He will further kayak in England and France arriving along the Seine River in Paris before the upcoming Climate [...]

Vera Scroggins Appeals To You And The Courts

May 15, 2015 // 2 Comments

With Asha Canalos’ Artwork for an intro, Vera Scroggins, world renowned Activist and Fracking Tour Guide of Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania, explains in her own words what has happened legally to her recently and how she needs “OUR” help. This is the short version. The uncut longer version follows. Part 1-Vera’s Appeals In General………(0:18 – 4:12) Part 2-Vera’s Appeals in Greater Detail………….(4:13 – 7:16) -New lawyer; change judges and places; Vera’s purpose for activism; a new trial so she can tell her story…… Part [...]

Vera Scroggins Sentencing in Montrose, PA – Susquehanna County

April 28, 2015 // 1 Comment

Vera Scroggins Sentencing in Montrose, PA – Susquehanna County Many of Vera’s supporters were not able to get into the small court in which the sentencing took place April 23, 2015, due to the on going renovations in the main courtroom. The sentencing was about 41/2 hours long, with many other supporters waiting outside the court room. Cabot’s lawyers requested a $1,000.00 fine to cover the cost for some of there legal fees. Judge Kenneth Seaman granted the request and ordered Vera to pay the fine in 45 days. If Vera does not pay he may incarcerate her until she pays the [...]

ETV Interviews Zephyr Teachout, Democratic Primary Candidate for Governor of NYS, 2014

August 23, 2014 // 2 Comments

  Zephyr Teachout spoke at a town hall meeting in Manakating, Sullivan County and was then interviewed by ETV and Bruce Ferguson about her views, vision and plans on Fracking, Climate Change, Energy’s job market, Toxic Waste, NYS’s ability to go 100% renewable and more. Primary candidate Teachout has won two attempts to knock her off September 9th’s Democratic Primary ballot. An Associated Press release stated that there are no more plans to appeal these court decisions. The Interview included: -Climate Change: The Science Is In -NYS can lead on Renewables -Renewables= [...]