Climate Justice Forum: Dakota Access, Trans-Pecos, & Sabal Trail Pipeline Resistance, Nez Perce Tribe Rejection of Wells Fargo, Pre-Legislative Idaho Oil & Gas Talks, Columbia Gorge Rail Expansion Lawsuit 1-11-17


The Wednesday, January 11, 2017 Climate Justice Forum radio program, hosted by regional climate activist collective Wild Idaho Rising Tide, features an Al Jazeera report on Standing Rock Sioux and other indigenous opposition to fossil fuel extraction and transportation, and news about Nez Perce Tribe rejection of Wells Fargo business ties, pre-legislative session discussions of Idaho oil and gas development, a Union Pacific lawsuit over locally blocked Columbia River Gorge rail expansion, and updates on indigenous and allied resistance camps and campaigns against the Trans-Pecos pipeline in Texas and the Sabal Trail pipeline in Florida.  Broadcast on progressive, volunteer, community station KRFP Radio Free Moscow every Wednesday between 1:30 and 3 pm PST, on-air at 90.3 FM and online, the show covers continent-wide fossil fuel resistance and community opposition to extreme energy projects, thanks to the generous, anonymous listener who adopted program host Helen Yost as her KRFP DJ.