#1110: Artist and Activist Reverend Billy

Reverend-Billy-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Reverend Billy, of The Church of Earthalujah, a New York City based radical performance community.

#1109: Erika Brenner & Jessica Leinwand

Food-360-Logo-The-Many-Shades-Of-GreenFeatures Youth Program Manager Jessica Leinwand, Farm & Educational Coordinator Erika Brenner, and students of Food 360, a farm-to-fork job training program that is a collaboration between Family Cook Productionsand Dekalb Farm in downtown Brooklyn.

 

#1109: Erika Brenner & Jessica Leinwand

#1108: Melissa Ennen of the Commons Brooklyn

Melissa-Ennen-The-Commons-Brooklyn-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Melissa Ennen, founder of Foodshed Market and The Commons Brooklyn community and educational center in Boerum Hill, Brooklyn.

 

 

#1108: Melissa Ennen of the Commons Brooklyn

#1107: Eric Weltman of Food & Water Watch

Eric-Weltman-Food-and-Water-Watch-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Eric Weltman, senior organizer for Food & Water Watch, talks about the consequences of fracking.

 

 

#1107: Eric Weltman of Food & Water Watch

#1106: Juan Carlos of White Roof Project

Juan-Carlos-White-Roof-Project-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Juan Carlos, Founder of The White Roofs Project. We talk about how Juan is working to reach out to people and communities to partner together to paint thousands of city roofs white, in order to reduce heat and carbon emissions. We discuss Urban Heat Island, model blocks, and the many ways painting roofs white can save energy, money and the planet.

#1106: Juan Carlos of White Roof Project

#1105: Tamara Greenfield of Fourth Arts Block

Tamara-Greenfield-Fourth-Arts-Block-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Tamara Greenfield, Executive Director of Fourth Arts Block. We discuss how FABnyc works to preserve the arts via development of cultural space that is sustainable, affordable and vibrant. Fourth Arts Block is a model program that interconnects culture, community and sustainability, and works to keep artists from being displaced from the communities they helped build.

#1105: Tamara Greenfield of Fourth Arts Block

#1104: Glenn Robinson of Bags for the People

Glenn-Robinson-Bags-for-the-People-The-Many-Shades-of-GreenFeatures Glenn Robinson, founder of Bags for the People, delves into the subject or replacing plastic bags with reusable bags. With the motto “sew me, use me, wash me, reuse me.” Glenn is working to educate the public to use less plastic, by learning how to sew bags made from reusable materials. He is on the path to get people to redue, reuse and recycle, in order to promote positive change and earth friendly habits.

#1104: Glenn Robinson of Bags for the People