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New Environmentalists - The Series

A compilation of 10 programs - 2 new to national broadcast and 8 encore programs. The New Environmentalists share a common goal, safeguarding the Earth's natural resources from exploitation and pollution. Each program features portraits of six passionate and dedicated activists around the globe who have placed themselves squarely in harm's way to battle intimidating adversaries for environmental justice in their communities. Narrated by Robert Redford, The Best of New Environmentalists illustrates how ordinary people are effecting extraordinary change.

New Environmentalists - The Series  
  • From Chicago to the Karoo
    Thursday, September 19
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in South Africa, Iraq, Italy, Indonesia, Colombia and here at home in Chicago.
  • From Kenya to the Arctic Circle
    Saturday, September 21
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories from Russia, Argentina, Alaska, The Philippines, Kenya and China.
  • From Kenya to the Arctic Circle
    Thursday, September 26
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories from Russia, Argentina, Alaska, The Philippines, Kenya and China.
  • From Zimbabwe to El Salvador
    Saturday, September 28
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of activism in Germany, Zimbabwe, El Salvador, Indonesia, Russia and here at home in Texas.
  • From Zimbabwe to El Salvador
    Thursday, October 3
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of activism in Germany, Zimbabwe, El Salvador, Indonesia, Russia and here at home in Texas.
  • From Cuba to Swaziland
    Saturday, October 5
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Poland, Cambodia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Swaziland and here at home in Michigan.
  • From Cuba to Swaziland
    Thursday, October 10
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Poland, Cambodia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Swaziland and here at home in Michigan.
  • From Surinam to Bangladesh
    Saturday, October 12
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Indonesia, Russia, Gabon, Bangladesh, Surinam and here at home in West Virginia.
  • From Surinam to Bangladesh
    Thursday, October 17
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Indonesia, Russia, Gabon, Bangladesh, Surinam and here at home in West Virginia.

 

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  • From Chicago to the Karoo
    Saturday, September 14
    4:31 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in South Africa, Iraq, Italy, Indonesia, Colombia and here at home in Chicago.
  • From Ithaca to the Amazon
    Thursday, September 12
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of activism in South Africa, India, Russia, Peru, Indonesia and here at home in New York state.
  • From Ithaca to the Amazon
    Saturday, September 7
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of activism in South Africa, India, Russia, Peru, Indonesia and here at home in New York state.
  • From Myanmar to Scotland
    Thursday, September 5
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Canada, Scotland and Myanmar.
  • From Myanmar to Scotland
    Saturday, August 31
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Haiti, Honduras, Kenya, Canada, Scotland and Myanmar.
  • From Peru to Tanzania
    Thursday, August 29
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Puerto Rico, Slovakia, Peru and here at home in Baltimore.
  • From Peru to Tanzania
    Saturday, August 24
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This episode includes stories of environmental activism in Puerto Rico, Slovakia, Peru and here at home in Baltimore.
  • Sea Change
    Thursday, August 22
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    This program follows the grassroots efforts of Ikal Angelei, a 36 year-old Kenyan native, as she struggles to protect half a million indigenous people from the impact of the Gibe III dam in Ethiopia. The dam could well put an end to this oldest known living culture.
  • Sea Change
    Saturday, August 17
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    This program follows the grassroots efforts of Ikal Angelei, a 36 year-old Kenyan native, as she struggles to protect half a million indigenous people from the impact of the Gibe III dam in Ethiopia. The dam could well put an end to this oldest known living culture.
  • Unfair Game
    Thursday, August 15
    2:30 am on UEN-TV 9.1
    Through the inspiring stories of two African environmental activists -Thuli Makama, and Hammer Simwinga-the film explores conservation and sustainable development as a viable method for safeguarding wildlife. The program also bears witness to the human rights violations inflicted on indigenous peoples whose traditional homelands are bordering wildlife conservancies.
  • Unfair Game
    Saturday, August 10
    4:30 pm on UEN-TV 9.1
    Through the inspiring stories of two African environmental activists -Thuli Makama, and Hammer Simwinga-the film explores conservation and sustainable development as a viable method for safeguarding wildlife. The program also bears witness to the human rights violations inflicted on indigenous peoples whose traditional homelands are bordering wildlife conservancies.