EcoJustice Radio – Xiuhtezcatl Martinez and Earth Guardians – Episode 7


Carry Kim from EcoJustice Radio speaks with Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, the voice of a generation, author of ‘We Rise’ and an inspiration to youth and activists worldwide. Envision and create the world as it “might be” with this indigenous eco hip-hop artist, activist and Youth Director of Earth Guardians, a global non-profit which empowers young people to protect the Earth for a healthy, just and sustainable planet.

A front-line activist and grassroots organizer since he was 6 yrs old, he’s addressed the U.N. on climate policy three times and now shares his message of empowerment through unity, environmental stewardship, climate justice and artivism worldwide. His new album ‘Break Free’ drops in February 2018. Listen to him rap live and hear his song, One Day, a call to dreaming in a new sustainable Earth.

Words from the Frontline features Timothy Murphy from Progressive Christians Uniting, talking about the launch of the Poor People’s Campaign, and Andrea Leon Grossman, an organizer from Food & Water Watch, speaks on the leak of the dangerous chemical mercaptin, an odorant in natural gas, that happened in the West Los Angeles neighborhood of Rancho Park recently, and about hearings to investigate the role of SoCal Gas in the spill.

Interview by Carry Kim from EcoJustice Radio.
Host and Engineer: JP Morris
Executive Producer: Mark Morris


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Novelist, urban theorist, and environmental journalist, Jack Eidt careens down human-nature's all consuming one-way highway to its inevitable conclusion -- Wilder Utopia. He co-founded Wild Heritage Planners, based out of Los Angeles, California. He can be reached at jack (dot) eidt (at) wilderutopia (dot) com. Follow him on Twitter @WilderUtopia and @JackEidt