Climate Justice Forum: Max Wilbert on Nevada Lithium Mine, Indigenous D.C. Climate Protests, Idaho Worst COVID-19, Michigan Valve Turner, California Oil Leases & Spill, Pennsylvania Pipeline Crimes 10-20-21

The Wednesday, October 20, 2021, Climate Justice Forum radio program, produced by regional, climate activist collective Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT), features organizer Max Wilbert of Protect Thacker Pass, speaking about ongoing, Native and allied opposition to a proposed northern Nevada lithium mine.  We also share news and reflections about Idaho’s worst state rank for COVID-19 conditions, a Michigan valve turner shut-down of tar sands Line 5, a California coastal oil pipeline spill and drilling lease suspension request, charges for Pennsylvania gas pipeline construction harms, and historic, indigenous-led climate protests and over 650 arrests in Washington D.C.  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, frontline resistance 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.