Talk Nation Radio: How Young People Shut Down a Strip Mine in West Virginia and Why
Eva Westheimer was recently arrested for shutting down a strip mine in West Virginia, along with Radical Action for Mountain People's Survival ( http://rampscampaign.org ). Westheimer is a junior at Warren Wilson College in North Carolina. She describes the recent action she took, the ongoing campaign, and what motivates her.
What happened in White Clay, NE this past weekend? How did a peaceful protest end up with 10 year old Wakinyan "Loud Brave Thunder" getting pepper sprayed by police? Tillicum Wawa talks with some folks involved in the protest. Tune in for an indigenous perspective on today's news and issues and great music.