‘Fractivists’ Increase Pressure on Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in New York

April 4th, 2016

by Trip Gabriel and Coral Davenport

“’We’re in the middle of a climate emergency, and have to keep all the fossil fuels in the ground,’ said Sandra Steingraber, a scholar in residence at Ithaca College and an activist who supports Mr. Sanders. ‘Hillary Clinton has definitely shifted her positions. Whether she shifts them again should she become the Democratic candidate in a general election and softens them, that’s the question I hear people wondering about.’” Steingraber is quoted in this New York Times piece on New Yorkers’ ongoing climate activism. Read the article