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We Won’t Back Down

Jul 19, 2020 | Arts | 0 comments

ARTivism Virginia and Water is life. Protect it. are proud to co-produce “We Won’t Back Down”, a retrospective of the Virginia resistance to and corruption in the Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley fracked gas pipelines for the esteemed Interfaith Alliance for Climate Justice.

Building community to protect the environment and the people who are most impacted when it is degraded has never been more important. With growing threats to humanity and to the integrity of creation, new partnerships dedicated to environmental justice are essential. “We Won’t Back Down” is a portrait of Interfaith Alliance for Climate Justice’s work to support those resisting the Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley fracked gas pipelines. Won’t you join them? Will you help them?

“Laws are being made based on the belief that we are separate from the natural world around us. We think we have the power and the right to pollute and exploit the environment that supports life. Our mistake is thinking that we are separate, better and more powerful.” Mindy Zlotnick public comments before the Department of Environmental Quality public hearing on the Buckingham compressor station air permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.

Read more at the video site. Deep eternal gratitude to ARTivism.


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