Brian Kahn Interview with Alexandria Villasenor on preparing for a major US Climate Strike

FULL Earther Interview with Alexandria at The UN #ClimateStrike "Alexandria Villasenor doesn’t remember a world without climate change. When she was eight, Folsom Lake, the reservoir practically in her backyard in Davis, dried up amidst California’s epic drought. She peered at the dead fish on its former shores and felt her anxiety about the future …

“Brutally cold weather believed to be what claimed the life of UI student

For The Gazette by Kat Russell IOWA CITY — Compassionate, smart, responsible, team player. 'He wanted to help people,' father says of Cedar Rapids native "Those were the words being used to describe Gerald Belz, 18, a Cedar Rapids Kennedy High School graduate and first-year University of Iowa student who died Wednesday, most likely from …

“He was a tough, but compassionate individual”

  Link to Full Article An eastern Iowa community is grieving an 18-year-old college student who local officials believe died after exposure to the subzero temperatures pervading the Midwest. Gerald Belz was a first-year student from Cedar Rapids on the pre-medicine track at the University of Iowa. University police said they found the freshman unresponsive …