Halt the Harm Podcast

Halt the Harm Podcast

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This movement is created by leaders who are inspired to take action. While we are all connecting by our shared goals to fight fracking’s harms, each and every leader brings a different perspective to this fight. And each perspective has a unique story ?


15 - Travis London, Taking Leadership
Dec 5, 2018 • 40 min
A conversation with activist Travis London from Donaldsonville, Louisana
14 - Andy Myers, Using Film To Mobilize
Nov 21, 2018 • 43 min
Andy Myers from Working Films shares ideas on how movie screenings can be used as an organizing tool.
13 - Dante Swinton, Energy Justice in Baltimore
Nov 7, 2018 • 57 min
Dante Swinton talks about design solutions to divert waste in Baltimore to protect air quality
12 - Eliza Griswold, Author of Amity and Prosperity
Oct 24, 2018 • 55 min
In this episode you’ll hear a recording of a webinar presentation that Eliza Griswold, author of Amity and Prosperity brought to the network. The presentation is followed by a Q&A with Eliza.
11 - Raina Rippel, Environmental Health Project
Oct 10, 2018 • 27 min
Raina Rippel from Environmental Health Project joins us to talk about getting involved in citizen science to collect health data on the impacts of fracking
10 - Walter Hang on strategy, focus, and doing the work to crush industry plans.
Sep 26, 2018 • 71 min
Walter Hang from Toxics Targeting has led unprecedented victories against oil and gas projects in upstate NY – and in this interview he explains his strategy of balancing the message with an incredibly focused demand.
Season 2 - Halt the Harm Podcast
Sep 12, 2018 • 1 min
Introduction for Season 2 of Halt the Harm Podcast
09 - Karen Edelstein, Mapping the Movement
Nov 30, 2016 • 37 min
In this episode Karen Edelstein helps us understand how maps are used as a powerful tool in protecting our communities. Maps gives us a big picture view of the land, industrial activity, and even the various people and organizations working to…
08 - Ranjana Bhandari, Holding Strong for a Liveable Arlington
Nov 14, 2016 • 64 min
Ranjana Bhandari is a mother and economics lecture. She bought a house in Arlington Texas in 1993. It’s Texas, so it didn’t shock them when the realtor mentioned mineral rights – but hundreds of fracking wells right in their neighborhood, on school…
08 - Melinda Tuhus, Beyond Extreme Energy
Nov 7, 2016 • 39 min
Melinda Tuhus has been an environmental activist for decades – but throughout the past five years has become focused on the fight to slow climate change. As a reporter she’s covered climate stories like mountaintop removal mining in West Virginia and…
07 - Sara Rasmussen and Heather Harr – Fracking and Public Health
Oct 31, 2016 • 35 min
On this episode we’ve got two guests, Heather Harr and Sara Rasmussen – we’re talking about the impacts of fracking on public health. Heather Harr is the project director for the League of Women Voters in Pennsylvania’s Straight Scoop on Shale…
06 - Gillian Graber - Protect Our Children From Fracking
Oct 7, 2016 • 41 min
Gillian moved into a residential suburban neighborhood to raise her children and live a peaceful life – but then she received a letter from an environmental monitoring group warning her about a proposal to frack for shale-gas in her neighborhood. If…
05 - Lisa Graves-Marcucci, How to Challenge Industrial Permits
Sep 26, 2016 • 46 min
If you are concerned with fracking infrastructure you’re going to find this interview with Lisa Graves-Marcucci incredibly valuable. Lisa shares two decades of experience challenging industrial activity such as coal, oil, and gas projects. She helps…
04 - Mike Younger, Backwoods Pipeline Surveys
Sep 21, 2016 • 77 min
When Mike Younger learned about a compressor station being built near hear farm he started to ask questions – after hiking out to visit pipelines in rural Tennessee he was spurred into action. He found places where the pipes were exposed, crossing…
03 - Vera Scroggins, Defending Environmental and Human Rights
Sep 15, 2016 • 28 min
“In this episode, award winning environmental activist Vera Scroggins joins us from Pennsylvania to share her perspective on fighting fossil fuel development – even though it’s sometimes uncomfortable or risky.” See the complete shownotes at…
02 - Alex Lotorto on Supporting Frontline Communities
Sep 8, 2016 • 58 min
In this episode Alex Lotorto joins us from Northeast Pennsylvania to talk about the value of building grassroots support networks to sustain our movement. He shares valuable insight for anyone who cares about the future of the environmental movement and…
01 - Alma Hasse Challenges Oil and Gas in Idaho
Sep 7, 2016 • 69 min
“In this episode Alma Hasse joins us from Idaho to share how she became involved in organizing to protect her community from oil and gas impacts. Alma is a recipient of the Community Sentinel Awards presented by FracTracker Alliance. In this…
0 - Welcome to Halt the Harm Podcast
Sep 6, 2016 • 25 min
In this introductory episode I speak with Dawn Arteaga and Marty Kearns, both organizers with Halt the Harm Network – then Sam Rubright from FracTracker joins me to talk about the Community Sentinel Awards. Shownotes…