Environmental Activists Take to Local Protests for Global Results

March 19th, 2016

by John Schwartz

“This approach — think globally, protest locally — is captured in the words of Sandra Steingraber, an ecologist and a scholar in residence at Ithaca College who helped organize the demonstration at the storage plant near Seneca Lake: ‘This driveway is a battleground, and there are driveways like this all over the world.’” Steingraber is quoted in this New York Times piece on local protests with global concerns. Read the article