In this episode, Max gives a brief update on the Protect Thacker Pass action, and Elisabeth Robson interviews Jamie Kneen, Communications & Outreach Coordinator for Mining Watch Canada, an organization that works to protect the public and the environment from destructive mining practices.
Elisabeth also reads two excerpts about mining from Bright Green Lies, a new book by Derrick Jensen, Lierre Keith, and Max Wilbert.
Sarah Gardam reads her poem Upon the Proposed Mining of “Thacker Pass, Nevada”, a poem by Sarah Gardam, a visitor to the land of the Paiute, the Shoshone, and the sagebrush creatures.
Pretty Mary Sunshine provides the accompaniment with their song Liar Lie.
Photo from Thacker Pass by Max Wilbert.