12:00am

Thu November 14, 2013
Health, Science, Environment

Today on Your Call: How is Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior ship changing environmental activism?

  

On today's Your Call, we talk to the captain of the Rainbow Warrior about activism on the ocean.  The ship is now docked in San Francisco.  Its mission is to expose and combat environmental crimes on the ocean through direct action. Greenpeace calls the Rainbow Warrior an icon of non-violent direct action and a beacon of hope. What questions do you have about the effectiveness of activism in the ocean? Join the conversation on the next Your Call with Rose Aguilar and You.

Guests:

Joel Stewart, captain of the Greenpeace activist ship, the Rainbow Warrior

Karen Topakian, chair of the board of Greenpeace

Resources:

Greenpeace: Rainbow Warrior 

Greenpeace: Together we have the power to protect the oceans

SF Examiner: GreenPeace Rainbow Warrior floating art gallery 

KQED: Greenpeace’s Rainbow Warrior Docks in San Francisco

The Voice of Russia: 30 Greenpeace activists brought to St. Petersburg amid tight security

LA Times:  Climate change will affect almost every corner of ocean, study says

LA Times: Pacific Ocean warming faster than it has in 10,000 years, study finds

Huffington Post: 9 Problems Destroying Our Oceans (PHOTOS)

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