September 20 is the first day of the Global Climate Strike. It's an event that follows the rise of youth organizations like the Sunrise Movement and Zero Hour, a full year of Fridays for Future school strikes and CNN's 7-hour climate change town hall marathon. At every level of society, people have gotten involved in the politics of the environment. In this episode, the team talks with activists, a communication scientist, and journalists to find out how much of a difference any of it can make.
Striking the political match
4:30 - Louisville, Kentucky, Global Climate Strike and Extinction Rebellion story, featuring Alice Melendez
12:15 - Interview between Janet McCabe and IU environmental communications scientist Nathan Geiger
20:15 - Interview between Janet McCabe, Zahra Hirji of BuzzFeed News and Nathanael Johnson of Grist