12:06am

Mon March 25, 2013
Economy/Labor/Biz

Today on Your Call: How can the green movement's history inform the battles ahead?


On the today’s Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Mark Kitchell, director of the documentary, A Fierce Green Fire. From conservation to climate change, it explores 50 years of the global grassroots environmental movement. How has activism around environmental issues changed over the past 50 years? Join us at 10 or email feedback@yourcallradio.org. What’s in store for the future of the environmental movement? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Claire Greensfelder, an environmental and peace activist as well as an educator and journalist. She is currently a project coordinator for the international multi-media exhibit, Conversations with the Earth: Indigenous Voices on Climate Change.

Mark Kitchell, the Academy Award–nominated director of Berkeley in the Sixties. His new documentary film, A Green Fierce Fire is inspired by the book of the same name by Philip Shabecoff.


Web Resources:

A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet

Bullfrog Communities: A Fierce Green Fire

The Berkeley Daily Planet: A Fierce Green Fire Brightens the Screens

Conversations with the Earth: Indigenous Voices on Climate Change

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