Policymakers have tossed around the idea of taxing the carbon you burn for decades now. The Citizens’ Climate Lobby has had enough, and wants to make carbon pricing real. Climate […]
Climate Activism Amid COVID-19
What are the impacts of the pandemic on climate change and environmental activism? Today, we take a look at this issue with Kermit Hovey and Susan Millar from the 350 […]
Middleton to vote on climate referendum this election
Today Patty is joined by Kermit Hovey and Spencer Schumacher to discuss elections, climate change, and Middleton Climate Referendum. The Middleton Climate referendum is the first of its kind in the nation. The questions on the ballot […]
Neil deGrasse Tyson Celebrates Earth Day in Madison
MADISON (WORT) — This week, the University of Wisconsin’s Nelson Institute of Environmental Studies hosted the Ninth Annual Earth Day Conference at the Monona Terrace Convention Center. Kermit Hovey filed this report.
Insects: Climate Change Solution?
MADISON (WORT) — University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate student Valerie Stull was not just driven buggy by the climate change crisis, she was driven to bugs for a solution.
NAACP Director Jacqui Patterson: Environmental & Climate Justice P...
MADISON (WORT) — Kermit Hovey interviews Director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program Jacqui Patterson at the 2015 RENEW Wisconsin Policy Summit.