Womens Magazine

Women’s Magazine: Toxics and Hick – July 7, 2014

Pennie Opal Plant and Paula Szloboda of Idle No More and Sunflower Alliance talk about the Connect the Dots Refinery Healing Walks, which are bringing attention to the environmental racism and climate damage of by the oil and gas industry in the East Bay.

Then playwright Terry Baum’s one-woman show, “Hick: A Love Story,” explores the relationship between Eleanor Roosevelt and journalist Lorena Hickock.  Though their romance only lasted a few years, their close friendship lasted for decades, and Hick helped ER craft her public persona.

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