In the Media

Connect The Dots – Unfractured

November 8th, 2017

by Alison Rose Levy

“We need the camera to bring these stories to life. That’s why I feel so privileged to work with Chanda [Chevannes] who has devoted her life to doing that.” Dr. Steingraber and filmmaker Chevannes were guests on the Progressive Radio Network show, Connect the Dots, speaking about activism and the new film, Unfractured. Listen here

Hudson Mohawk Magazine 11-7-17

November 7th, 2017

by Mark Dunlea

“Enough battles with temporary victories begin to turn the tide of history…” The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy, NY interviewed Dr. Steingraber in advance of the film Unfractured‘s international premiere in New York City. Listen here

WBAI Morning Show

November 7th, 2017

by Michael G. Haskins

“I hope that when people leave the theater on Saturday they will take up that fighting spirit that is exemplified by Sandra, and all the people fighting in New York State.” Unfractured filmmaker Chanda Chevannes and Steingraber were interviewed on WBAI Radio in New York to discuss the international premiere. Listen here

Connections: Previewing the New York Climate Solutions Summit

October 26th, 2017

Sandra is a guest on WXXI’s Connections discussing the upcoming New York Climate Solutions Summit in Rochester, New York, where she will provide the closing keynote address. Listen here

Capitol Pressroom: Sandra Steingraber

October 24th, 2017

by Timothy Williams

“Activists will meet this week in Rochester to discuss statewide actions to address climate change. Dr. Sandra Steingraber, Distinguished Scholar in Residence at Ithaca College and author, joined Susan with a preview.” Listen here

Planet in Focus Announces 2017 Winners

October 24th, 2017

By Pat Mullen

“[‘Unfractured’] profiles committed activist, writer, and cancer survivor Dr. Sandra Steingraber as she fights against fracking and finds herself arrested in the name of her cause.” Point of View Magazine highlights the film which won the Planet in Focus Best Canadian Feature award. Read the article

The Best Books on Pollution

September 21st, 2017

by Caspar Henderson

“[Living Downstream] was a pivotal book published at a pivotal moment.” Steingraber’s book was recommended by sociologist and writer Rebecca Altman as one of “the Best Books on Pollution,” on Five Books. Read the article

Planet in Focus Announces 2017 Line-Up

September 19th, 2017

by Pat Mullen

“[Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival] will open with the world premiere of Chanda Chevannes’ Unfractured. The film profiles activist and rebel Dr. Sandra Steingraber in an uplifting portrait of a woman firmly committed to saving the world while balancing her responsibilities at work and at home.” A first announcement of the new film appears in Point of View Magazine. Read the article

Fracking Study Links Pollution, Earthquakes to Drilling in Texas Shale

June 19th, 2017

By Lorraine Chow

“The findings of the exhaustive, 204-page analysis from the Texas Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science boil down to this: drilling and fracking operations bring temporary prosperity to a few and serious health and safety risks to many.” Ecowatch turned to Dr. Steingraber for perspective on this new report. Read the article

Will Politicians Ever Stop Taking Money From Big Oil?

June 12th, 2017

“When you come to a place like California and find out that there are no laws, or no regulations, that say that the drill has to be set back a certain number of feet, or miles, from a residence, a day care center, or a workplace, its really alarming.” Dr. Steingraber is featured in an UPROXX video on the “Oil Money Out” movement in California.