Meet the Planet: July 28th, 2007
Today on Meet the Planet, Jenny takes a look at the struggle of the Western Shoshone to keep their land free from gold mining. Larson Bill and Joe Kennedy, members of the Western Shoshone tribe talk about the type of mining that is happening and why they continue to fight this illegal mining. Lisa Pomerantz, Director of Marketing and Communications for Recycle Bank, talks about the rewards program that Recycle Bank provides and how it benefits the communities that utilize it. Jill Roberts of Animals Asia, talks about Dr. Dog, an animal therapy program that she started in six different Asian countries.