Kim Wasserman-Nieto with Nance Klehm

In this episode, Kim speaks about the grit and faith it takes to organize around environmental issues that have specific impact to a large, tight-knit, immigrant community in Chicago.

Kim Wasserman is the Director of Little Village Environmental Justice Organization. Since 1998 Kim has worked with LVEJO on community organizing and policy work in Chicago. She is the 2013 recipient of the Goldman Environmental Prize for helping close down two coal plants within city limits. For more info: