What is the best path towards climate justice? Will market solutions work? Can global warming be effectively halted as long as capital rules the world? Author and environmental activist Brian Tokar talks with the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about these issues.
Brian Tokar is currently the director of the Institute for Social Ecology and an instructor in environmental studies at the University of Vermont. He has been a key coordinator of resistance against biotechnology and genetic engineering in New England, and he founded the ISE's Climate Justice Project in 2006.
19:22 minutes (11.08 MB)
The public comment period for a proposed coal export terminal in Longview Washington ended today, with a record one hundred sixty three thousand comments. This proposed terminal would be the largest such terminal in the United States, shipping forty-four million tons of coal per year to Asian markets. Physicians for Social Responsibility are long time opponents of the proposal and KBOO’s Joe Meyer attended their press conference this morning.
5:59 minutes (5.49 MB)
Last week – November 15th to be precise – author and contributor to War Is A Crime.org, David Swanson wrote a piece that knocked me sideways. Not so much for the story but for the implications. If Germany can say ‘No’ to the ultimate drug, then surely , other nations will follow. This a triangle situation: Israel and America are the world’s top peddlers of Death from Above and Germany is a super power in that its economic might is bolstered by it global credibility.
Author of When the World Outlawed War, War Is A Lie and Daybreak: Undoing the Imperial Presidency and Forming a More Perfect Union.
11:12 minutes (10.26 MB)
we spoke with andy allo, currently a member of the new power generation (headed by prince); however, she has recently released a second album, entitled 'superconductor'. for more information check out http://alloevolution.com. we thoroughly enjoyed our conversation with her (which was about everything from the nature of true learning, hair, music and consciousness, and more), and we hope you will as well.
om friday the 15th she will be performing at the camilia lounge. 43:05 minutes (39.44 MB)
Beginning October 7th, KBOO began a trial period of 'The Thom Hartmann Show' from 4 - 5 pm weekdays. Click here to find out more about our trial period of airing Thom Hartmann - we want to hear your response!
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