Daily Archives: August 1, 2016

Climate Change: Triumph & Tragedy in Paris: Prof Kevin Anderson (March 2016)


Understanding Climate Change

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (March 2016 Presentation)

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

The Sixth Extinction: Elizabeth Kolbert (February 2015 Lecture)


Understanding Climate Change

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (February 2016 Lecture)

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

Climate, Hurricanes and Typhoons


Understanding Climate Change

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Fair Use: Educational

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
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When’s The Last Time You Heard The Media Talk About Actual Issues????


thomhartmann

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Thom talks about President Obama’s recent signing of the DARK Act, and why media consolidation and deregulation brought us a media that never talks about important issues.

Global Climate Change
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One Job Lost To Trade Hurts Our Economy Multiple Times…


thomhartmann

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Thom talks to caller Howard about trade, and the fact that losing a job to outsourcing hurts us more than the pay of one worker.

Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

Daily Show commentator to advise Pentagon


RT America

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Neil deGrasse Tyson has been appointed to the Pentagon’s Defense Innovation Advisory Board, clarifying the mission of what this board is supposed to be doing: selling both Silicon Valley and the public on the Pentagon’s initiatives. The board is headed by Google’s Eric Schmidt and is comprised of other Silicon Valley heavyweights. Like The Resident on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/TheResident

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Media

The Cost of Food Waste


The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Published on Aug 1, 2016

Tammara Soma was raised in West Java, Indonesia, where she witnessed the costs and consequences of rapid development on the country’s food sector. That’s why she’s concerned about the health and sustainability of Canada’s food system and its $31 billion annual food waste. Soma discusses her research on food consumption and food waste, and what Canada might learn about how to improve food management.

Global Climate Change
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Food=matters