Environment

Positively Revolting on 09/05/08

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Fri, 09/05/2008 - 8:00am - 9:00am

Melanie Silverwolf and Crystal Leighty speak with Will Potter of greenisthenewred.com. They'll discuss the protests the arrests and other aspects of the RNC and DNC.

 

Our Backyard: Oregon front group attacks environmentalists

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Tue, 09/02/2008

Our Backyard: KBOO's locally produced enviromental series. A right-wing organization front group ( http://www.freedomworks.org/ ) is using radio ads to attack Oregon environmentalists. The Oregon League of Conservation Voters ( http://olcvblog.typepad.com/olcvblog/2008/08/will-freedomwor.html ) reveals the motive.

4:18 minutes (3.94 MB)

The Bike Show on 09/03/08

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The Bike Show
Air date: 
Wed, 09/03/2008 - 9:00am - 10:00am

Hosts Tori and Ayleen will interview participants in the Low-Car Diet program, a program that encourages
people to reduce their dependence on the personal car.  They will also talk about the opening of Cyclocross season.

Joe and Abe Talk Radio - Sept 2

program date: 
Mon, 09/01/2008

 Host Joe Uris opens the lines for some political topics, starting with the police actions at the Republican National Convention, and a live interview with Will from Rising Tide, who is on the streets in Minneapolis.  We get an update on the Liquid Natural Gas debacle from Susan in Mollala. 

57:53 minutes (26.5 MB)

Disappearing Rice Paddies

program date: 
Sun, 08/31/2008

Special Labor Day Documentary: Disappearing Rice Paddies

27:14 minutes (24.94 MB)

Western Climate Initiative

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program date: 
Tue, 08/19/2008

In a few weeks, the Western Climate Initiative, or W-C-I, will release its plan to improve the environment by reducing global warming pollution in the West. The plan is already getting criticism for making too many concessions to industry. Seven states and four Canadian provinces are WCI members, including Oregon. KBOO's Crystal Leighty has more, in collaboration with the Oregon News Service.

 

1:52 minutes (1.71 MB)

Radiozine on 09/05/08

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Radiozine
Air date: 
Fri, 09/05/2008 - 10:00am - 10:30am

Bruce Silverman interviews Wes Jackson, botanist, geneticist, proponent of using prairie ecology as the model for agriculture, and director of The Land Institute. He has edited a new book of essays called The Virtues of Ignorance: Complexity, Sustainability and The Limits of Knowledge. Jackson claims achieving a better world may require less information and technology, not more.

Our Backyard: Oregon Senate Republican's plan to sell Columbia River water

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Tue, 08/26/2008

Our Backyard - KBOO's locally produced reports and comments on the environmental. This edition: Oregon Senate Republicans have a plan to sell Columbia River water. Here are some links:

http://www.eastoregonian.com/main.asp?SectionID=13&SubSectionID=48&ArticleID=81450

http://www.blueoregon.com/2008/08/the-saudi-arabi.html

http://aquadoc.typepad.com/waterwired/2008/08/should-oregon-cash-in-its-water.html

3:37 minutes (3.32 MB)

Abe and Joe Talk Radio - August 26

program date: 
Mon, 08/25/2008

Host Joe Uris talks with listeners about proposed Liquified Natural Gas Pipelines in Oregon, the history and real meaning of the Russian/Georgian conflict and the Obama-Biden Democratic National Convention.  A No-Holds-Barred discussion of Real Stuff in Real Time.

Interesting Links from today's show:

http://www.lngpollutes.org/
http://www.globalresearch.ca/
http://www.opednews.com/articles/Cindy-Sheehan-Bugged-in-De-by-Rob-Kall-080825-412.html

 

 

58:31 minutes (26.79 MB)

Get This! News for August 25, 2008

program date: 
Sun, 08/24/2008

 Host Chris Andreae brings us 30 minutes of outrageous news tid-bits circulating the globe today.

25:42 minutes (23.54 MB)
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