Say it in Five Minutes: Hear Dr. Erin Zimmerman, Climate Reality Leader in a brief presentation, discuss how the environment has improved since the beginning of the pandemic and what can we do to keep up the positive trend. She also answers several excellent questions people asked after her presentation. Erin has a PhD in political science with an emphasis in environmental security and governance. Erin currently lives in Silicon Valley.
Hear Nurse Elizabeth "Buffy" Riley tell her powerful story about temporarily moving from her position at Cumberland Memorial Hospital to a hospital ICU at the epicenter of COVID-19 in NYC. While caring for severely ill and dying patients for three weeks, she contracted the coronavirus and is now recovering in northern Wisconsin. Also hear from Up North News Journalist Julian Emerson, who followed Buffy's story in several articles.
Excellent presentations by Judith Roberts, ELCA Director of Racial Ministries and Rev. Lamont Wells, President of the African Descent Lutheran Association.
Our March focus is on immigration. Great to hear from Attorney Molly Dobberke Riehle about her work at a detention center in Texas. Plus hear about Pastor Andy Twiton's trip to the border. What a deeply painful scenario in both places. The U.S. can do better.
Hear this episode with legislative updates. This month we focus on clean water. How safe is our drinking water in Wisconsin?