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MAINE PINE TREE AMENDMENT

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Legislative Spotlight with ME’s Senator Maxmin & Senator Bennett

On National Green Amendment Day (7/13/21), GAFTG Founder Maya van Rossum sat down with Senator Maxmin & Senator Bennett to discuss their leadership in advancing a Pine Tree Amendment for the state of Maine and why environmental rights should be constitutionally protected.

WPMG FM Grit Podcast:

Maya van Rossum, Andy Burt, and Michelle Henkin talk with host Gus Goodwin about how their own experiences have led them to work together in getting a Pine Tree Amendment for Maine.

Pine Tree Amendment Part 1

Pine Tree Amendment Part 2

A Maine Green Amendment: Virtual Presentation and Q&A
Andy Burt and the MCAN coalition hosted an uplifting hour exploring an exciting movement to secure our rights to clean air, pure water, a viable environment, with protections for historical, culturally sacred, and scenic sites, for all Maine people, including future generations.

GAFTG founder and the Delaware Riverkeeper for 26 years, Maya van Rossum, discussed the national movement and how a Green Amendment might be used in current Maine environmental issues. Two featured speakers shared their stories on specific environmental issues in Maine:

  • Roberta Zuckerman, a Protect South Portland member, discussed the immense fossil fuel emissions from Global Partners’ tanks and what local residents are doing in response
  • Shelly Mountain, a long-time activist shared her story on mining issues in Aroostook county.

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Podcasts

Mainely Matters with John Brier | 2021-05-05

 

101 Ways to Save the Planet interview- Saving the planet by removing "Sacrifice Zones" | 2021-02-10

 

The Richard Eeds Show | 2021-01-28

Forces For Nature with Crystal Dimiceli | 2020-11-09

"What is Pennsylvania’s Green Amendment?" with Sustaining with Shana | 2020-08-14

 Alliance for a Viable Future with Lev Natan | 2020-07

Maya van Rossum on the Sustainable Jungle Podcast, Episode 47 - Your Constitutional Right to a Healthy Environment | 2019-12-12

Maya van Rossum with Kate Stauffer on The Nonprofit Experience, Episode 43 - "They Need to Know" | 2019-11-13

Maya van Rossum on Carbon Removal Newsroom with Nori | 2019-09-30

Maya van Rossum on the Richard Eeds Show on KTRC Santa Fe | 2019-08-21

Maya van Rossum on KYRS Radio "Earth Matters Now" | 2019-06-04

Maya van Rossum on Reality Check with Charles Ellison | 2019-04-17

Maya van Rossum on Problem Solver Politics with Cardon Ellis | 2019-03-17

Maya van Rossum on Reality Check with Charles Ellison | 2019-02-06

Maya van Rossum on Trenton365 with Jacque Pierre Howard | 2019-02-05

Maya van Rossum on KGO810 with Ethan Bearman | 2019-01-21

Maya van Rossum on WISR-AM “It’s Your Turn” with Dave Malarkey (Pittsburgh) | 2018-09-28

Maya van Rossum on KMOX-FM St. Louis on "Total Information AM Sunday" with Brian Kelly | 2018-09-23

Maya van Rossum speaks with Ethan Bearman on KGO 810 in California | 2018-07-24

Maya van Rossum speaks with 411 Teen Tallahassee | 2018-07-01

Maya van Rossum speaks with Sierra Club SEPA about pursuing an environmental rights amendment | 2018-06-05

Maya van Rossum with Marty Moss-Coane on WHYY Radio Times | 2018-05-22

Maya van Rossum with Warren Lawrence at WKNY in the Morning | 2018-04-30

Maya van Rossum with Warren Lawrence at WKNY in the Morning | 2018-04-30

Maya Van Rossum weighs in on the Governor Cuomo's announced plastic bag ban as well as her new book on Capitol Pressroom | 2018-04-24

Maya van Rossum on WCHE West Chester Fresh Perspective Radio | 2018-04-19

Maya van Rossum joins Kay Wood and Linda Rosenwein of Planet Philadelphia to start off Earth Day Weekend | 2018-04-20

Maya van Rossum with Jami Floyd on Midday on WNYC  | 2018-02-23

Maya van Rossum with KJZZ radio speaking on Green Amendments | 2018-02-12

Maya van Rossum with Myanna Dellinger on the Global Energy and Environmental Law Podcast | 2018-02-07

Maya van Rossum interview with Alex Wise of Sea Change Radio Podcast | 2018-02-06

Maya van Rossum on N2theGarden Radio Podcast | 2018-01-17

Maya van Rossum with Jacque Howard of Trenton365 at Classics Books & Gifts Book event in New Jersey | 2018-01-13

Maya van Rossum interview on Urban Insights

Maya van Rossum interview on Stateside, MichiganRadio | 2017-12-19

Maya van Rossum interview with Marjorie Alexander on A Sustainable Mind podcast | 2017-11-14

Maya van Rossum interview with Charles Ellison on WURD Radio Reality Check | 2017-11-08

Maya van Rossum interview with Tim Farley on Politics of the United States (P.O.T.U.S) on SiriusXM | 2016-04-07

Maya van Rossum interview on the Tom Sumner Program | 2017-11-06

A Healthy River: Protecting It for the Generations | Maya Van Rossum | TEDxStroudsburgLibrary | 2015-10-17