A Conversation with Nikki Silvestri | KCET
A Conversation with Nikki Silvestri
Was it the oil field across from her elementary school that inspired her? No, environmental leader Nikki Silvestri says it was watching the cartoon Captain Planet as a little girl that made her to want to save the planet. Val Zavala sits down with Silvestri for a conversation about environmental justice, the changing face of environmental leadership and whether she sees hope for the future.
This video is part of KCET and Link TV's “Summer of the Environment,” which offers a robust library of content on multiple platforms from June-August intended to ignite compassion and action for helping to save and heal our planet.
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