West Virginia Trees Speak Out, US Climate Refugees & Media Tricks You
Above photo: From Appalachians Against Pipelines.
On Peters Mountain in West Virginia, people are resisting in building. Entering the 5th week of a tree-sit, Appalachians Against Pipelines are engaging in direct action against the Mountain Valley Pipeline and for People and Planet. Two folks on the front lines join us to talk backstory, updates and inspiration.
Headlines this week: A look at one of corporate media’s favorite techniques. PLUS what you’ll never hear covered on nightly news – i.e. Uncle Sam’s very own climate refugees, how much of the planet’s forests we have left & pipeline battles from the front lines.