Climate Justice Forum: Pandemic Fossil Fuels Emissions & Bailouts, Reduced Railroad Freight, Washington Oil Train Law, Proposed Utah Railway, Keystone XL Court Decision, B.C. Pipeline Loan 5-13-20


The Wednesday, May 13, 2020, Climate Justice Forum radio program, produced by regional, climate activist collective Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT), features news and reflections on pandemic reduced fossil fuels demand and carbon emissions, north Idaho railroad expansion issues, reduced nationwide rail freight, a federal ruling against the Washington oil train volatility law, a proposed Utah fossil fuels railway, a court decision blocking Keystone XL and other pipeline construction, a Canadian agency loan for a British Columbia pipeline, and Trump administration coronavirus bailouts of oil and gas companies.  Broadcast for eight years on progressive, volunteer, community station KRFP Radio Free Moscow, every Wednesday between 1:30 and 3 pm Pacific time, on-air at 90.3 FM, online, and podcast on Radio Free America, the show describes continent-wide, grassroots resistance to fossil fuels projects, the root causes of climate change, thanks to generous, anonymous listeners who have adopted program host Helen Yost as their KRFP DJ.