ICYMI: Here’s a roundup of ecoWURD-related topics of conversation recently on WURD Radio.
Jerome Shabazz, founder and executive director of JASTECH Development Services Inc. and the Overbrook Environmental Education Center, also joined the show to discuss what made him found the OEC and how Black Philadelphia can help in the environmental justice battle.
Jeannine Kayembe is the new senior program manager of climate justice at the Center for Cultural Power, creating inclusive art and content. She joined Reality Check to talk about recent environmental news and issues.
Philadelphia City Councilwoman At-Large Helen Gym also joined the show to discuss the Community Health Act to advance environmental justice for Philadelphia’s communities.
Tom Bowman, dubbed the “Common Sense Climate Guy,” is one of America’s leading voices on climate change and the environment. He is also the author of “What if Solving the Climate Crisis Is Simple?” and the recently released “Empowering Climate Action in the United States.” He also joined Charles to discuss this current climate crisis.