Betty Shiver Krawczyk

Krawczyk was born in California in the middle of the Depression and was raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. She started writing in 1960, emigrated to Canada in 1966, and has written for numerous publications including the Vancouver Sun and various Greenpeace magazines. She has been pulled into many social struggles. Just as she was about to retire, she found herself fighting for the democratic right to protect the wilderness. On September 15, 2000 she was sentenced to one year in jail without...See more