Powershift: more about the “justice” in “climate justice”

Listen to Janelle Pewapsconias and Rachel Malena-Chan talk about this September’s PowerShifting Saskatoon event. How does climate justice relate to the rights of Indigenous people? To anti-poverty action? How can we best address these vital issues together?

You can catch the recording of this CFCR Saskatoon (90.5FM) interview here


Tune in: From the Ground Up on CFCR90.5FM Weds 6:30pm

CJS is now responsible for a weekly slot on Saskatoon’s community radio station, CFCR (90.5 FM).  From the Ground Up is broadcast on Wednesdays at 6:30pm, and a number of us will take turns to host the programme.

After broadcast, we are posting the audio file on SoundCloud.

In the second episode, broadcast on September 28, Mark Bigland-Pritchard interviewed Julee Sanderson from the Canadian Union of Postal Workers and experienced environmental and labour activist Cat Gendron on how climate and environmental justice can go hand in hand with labour rights and job creation.

Here it is on SoundCloud

In the first episode, Julia Gonzalez and Mark Bigland-Pritchard launched the programme with an interview with Peter Prebble of the Saskatchewan Environmental Society about the Husky Oil spill.

And here is that first episode on SoundCloud