Climate Justice Forum: Interior Secretary Hearings, Biden & Idaho Oil & Gas Updates, Rail Traffic, Bridge Noise, & Collision, Coal Plant Shutdown, Pipeline Protests, Dakota Access & Youth Climate Lawsuits 2-24-21


The Wednesday, February 24, 2021, Climate Justice Forum radio program, produced by regional, climate activist collective Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT), features news and reflections on nominated Interior Secretary Deb Haaland confirmation hearings, President Biden’s fracking and drilling orders, Idaho oil and gas policies and activities, railroad bridge construction noise, and comments on a Utah oil railway and Montana grizzly-killing trains, a Washington coal power plant shutdown, U.S. rail traffic levels, a fiery Texas truck and train collision, a Minnesota pipeline virtual resistance rally, a delayed Dakota Access pipeline hearing and closure, a British Columbia protest of pipeline insurance, and appeals court rejection of a federal youth climate case.  Broadcast for nine 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 and online, the show describes continent-wide, grassroots opposition to fossil fuel projects, the root causes of climate change, thanks to generous, anonymous listeners who adopted program host Helen Yost as their KRFP DJ.