Report from the Frontlines of Paris 3/8

COP21 Eiffel towerActivists and journalists on the front lines of the climate justice movement report back from the December UN climate talks in Paris, COP21. Four speakers will report on this important conference and what it means for the movement.

  • Teresa Almaguer is the Youth Program Coordinator for PODER, a San Francisco grass-roots, community-based organization that works with Latino immigrant families and others to promote leadership, immigrant rights, social, racial, and environmental justice and regenerate culture.
  • Mark Hertsgaard is an author, radio broadcaster, activist, speaker, and environmental correspondent for The Nation Magazine. Hertsgaard is the author of many books including: HOT: Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth and Earth Odyssey: Around the World in Search of Our Environmental Future. His reporting has appeared in national and international publications.
  • Pam Tau Lee is the founder of the Asian Pacific Environmental Network and cofounder of the Just Transition Coalition, representative for the Chinese Progressive Association and Grassroots Global Justice Alliance, and It Takes Roots frontline delegation to the People‚Äôs Climate COP21 gathering.
  • Dr. Logan Hennessey, Associate Professor of Liberal Studies, San Francisco State University, has conducted extensive research on the social and environmental consequences of extractive industries.
WHEN
March 08, 2016 at 4pm - 7pm
WHERE
San Francisco State University
1800 Holloway Ave
Library Room 121
San Francisco, CA 94132
United States
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CONTACT
Phil Klasky ·
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