WIRT Newsletter: WIRT Meetings & Radio Show Time Change

As listed on the Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT) Events Calendar, we have changed our first and third Thursday monthly meeting times, respectively in Moscow and Sandpoint, to Wednesdays, with the Sandpoint gathering place switched to Eichardt’s Pub [1]. During January through August 2016, we are converging for the WIRT First Wednesday Moscow Monthly Meeting at 7 pm on Wednesday evening (February 3) at The Attic, up the back stairs of 314 East Second Street in Moscow.  The WIRT Third Wednesday Sandpoint Monthly Meeting also happens on Wednesday at 7 pm (this January 20) in the Eichardt’s Pub upstairs game room, 212 Cedar Street in Sandpoint.  WIRT and allied activists eagerly anticipate and heartily appreciate scheming and coordinating with you to organize public events, educational workshops, direct actions, and anti-fossil fuel campaigns!

We need your input at the table and on the ground! Please bring your friends, family, ideas, and energies to emerging plans for upcoming, frontline demonstrations of dirty energy resistance.  The meetings will talk about: Continue reading

Climate Justice Forum: Tesoro-Savage Oil Terminal Hearing Testimony 1-20-16

The Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Climate Justice Forum radio program hosted by Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT) discusses oil and gas development and resistance in Idaho, the bankruptcy of a Powder River Basin coal mining and export facility proponent, the Delta 5 oil-by-rail blockader trial and verdict, and the recent Tesoro-Savage oil train terminal hearing in Spokane Valley, including recorded testimony.  Broadcast on progressive, volunteer, community station KRFP Radio Free Moscow every Wednesday between 1:30 and 3 pm PST, live at 90.3 FM and online, the show covers continent-wide climate activism and community resistance to extreme energy projects, thanks to the generous, anonymous listener who adopted program host Helen Yost as her KRFP DJ.