The Canadian Tar Sands is the largest industrial project on earth. And the potential environmental consequences have brought together citizens from across borders, to fight its rippling effects. On this edition of Making Contact, we present the second of a two part special, on the growing resistance to the tarsands. Fighting Goliath produced by Barbara Bernstein.
Kevin Lewis, Idaho Rivers United conservation director; Linwood Laughy, writer & historian; Borg Hendrickson, Clearwater Country co-author; Andrew Nikiforuk, Tar Sands: Dirty Oil and the Future of a Continent author; Bob Skinner, Canada School of Energy and the Environment interim director; Annick Smith, A River Runs Through It co-producer; Bob Gentry, environmental attorney; Steven Hawley, Recovering a Lost River author; David James Duncan, The Heart of the Monster co-author; Zack Porter All Against The Haul executive director; Steve Seninger, University of Montana economist; Spider McKnight, All Against the Haul communications specialist.
Host: Andrew Stelzer
Producers: Andrew Stelzer, Laura Flynn, George Lavender, Jasmin Lopez
Contributing Producers: Barbara Bernstein
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Production Interns: Luna Gallegos
Web Editor: Kwan Booth
Organizational Volunteers: Barbara Barnett
Editing consultants: Jerry Mayer, Melissa Marsland, Hallie Blashfield and Kathleen Saadat