Susan is a widely published journalist and communications strategist with a passion for social and environmental justice. She has dedicated her career to writing about the issues she cares about. (For the Los Angeles Times, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and The Chronicle of Higher Education, among others.) On Earth Day 2021, Susan launched a new podcast about our kinship with animals. Sentient Planet gives voice to non-human animals and the humans who are working to defend and preserve them in this time of climate crisis, biodiversity loss and mass consumption.