Leah Penniman is a Black Kreyol farmer who has been farming 20 years and organizing for an anti-racist food system for 15 years. She currently serves as founding co-executive director of Soul Fire Farm in Grafton, New York, a people-of-color led project that works to dismantle racism in the food system. Her first book, Farming While Black, has now been published.
I met with Stephanie Robinson who uses Science, Technology, Art, Engineering and Maths activities (STEAM) to have conversations about how we can transition to a fairer, low-carbon society. Her company, Cyclops Pedal Power uses pedal-powered electronics, and teaches young people practical and leadership skills to address climate change and inequality. Here is what she had to say… […]