Climate Justice Forum: Dan Serres on Oregon Methanol Refinery, Military Trains, Colorado Wildfires & Coal Derailment, Minnesota Line 3 Breaches, B.C. Rail & Pipeline Protesters, Antarctic Glacier, Spokane Indigenous Film 1-5-22


The Wednesday, January 5, 2021, Climate Justice Forum radio program, produced by regional, climate activist collective Wild Idaho Rising Tide (WIRT), features Dan Serres of Columbia Riverkeeper talking with Locus Focus host Barbara Bernstein, about attempts to build a Port Westward, Oregon, methanol refinery and other Northwest fossil fuels facilities.  We also share songs, news, and reflections on December West Coast military trains, a British Columbia (B.C.) court decision allowing railroad prosecution of track blockaders, Colorado climate crisis-fueled winter wildfires and a coal derailment, Minnesota Line 3 aquifer breaches and waterway pollution, B.C. First Nation and Chicago solidarity actions against a gas pipeline, police invasions, and bank funders, Spokane film screening and discussion of cross-continent indigenous organizing, and a collapsing Antarctic glacier and global deluge.  Broadcast for almost ten 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.