Identity Earth Day Special Feat. Lesley Webb, Lisa Betty, Casandra Carmelina, Elizabeth Lind
By: Find Your ID NYC
Identity Podcast's Earth Day Special welcomes a star-studded cast of former guests for a roundtable on Earth Week, climate change, and how to live a sustainable lifestyle. Hosts Tarik and Caleb welcome Lesley, Elizabeth, Lisa, Casandra, and Tom for a special episode focusing on saving the planet.
Lesley Webb is a Virginia Beach native who is passionate about environmental conservation and sustainability. As a sustainability advocate and environmental activist, she spreads her knowledge on reducing waste and lowering your carbon footprint to reduce your impact on the environment. She currently spreads her knowledge as a Sustainability Editor for Peacesake Candles & Co. Lesley intends to spread simple sustainably mindful practices through her blogging and content creation on Instagram.
Tom Duncanson has been a committed environmentalist since attending the first Earth Day in 1970. He has written about ecology as a problematic science, the rhetoric of economics as an entryway into green economics, social and moral authority in environmental advocacy, comic environmental documentaries, and a miscellany of other topics including the Flint, Michigan water disaster, a local anti-coal mine campaign, divestment as a climate strategy, and the 2017 London Fatberg.
Lisa Betty is a Ph.D. Candidate in History at Fordham University. She teaches on themes of labor, migration, and diaspora in the Americas, the Caribbean, and Africa. She has worked in the field of nonprofit advocacy serving in organizations that advocate for children, families, immigrants, and incarcerated people. Lisa leads antiracist teaching training and workshops. Proud of her family's U.S. southern and Jamaican roots, Lisa contributes to the development of safe, sustainable, and healing spaces for Black and brown people.
Garbage Gang is a community-led organization with a mission to inspire humans to care for the planet and become less wasteful. Their mission is to educate on trash etiquette and to empower the masses through their waste habits by sharing simple steps on how to become a sustainable part of nature. Casandra Carmelina is the founder of @garbagegangca.
Elizabeth Lindburg is a sustainable lifestyle designer and creative entrepreneur. Lindburg focuses on these morals: Discover - Preserve - Polish - Cherish.
FYID NYC's podcast allows viewers, listeners, guests, and even the hosts to further examine the meaning of "identity."
Identity's Earth Day Special featuring Lesley Webb, Lisa Betty, Elizabeth Lindburg, Cassandra Carmelina, & Tom Duncanson premieres live on April 21st at 7:15 p.m. EST on Find Your ID NYC's Facebook, Twitch, and Youtube at the Identity Podcast. Viewers can also listen to the show on all streaming platforms. Check out the Eventbrite (https://www.eventbrite.com/