Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

Climate One TV: Best Of 100 Episodes

Climate One
Published on Jan 9, 2019

Climate One has reached the milestone of 100 TV episodes. Please join us on a look back some highlights! #letstalkclimate Al Gore 1:07 Bill Nye 4:06 Oppressive Heat 8:25 Global Climate Action Summit 15:43 Christiana Figueres Mindfulness and Climate 19:47 Youth in The Streets 25:06

With the government shutdown, American scientific progress is disrupted

PBS NewsHour

Published on Jan 9, 2019

Even scientists who don’t work for the government, but receive federal money for research and grants, are among the hundreds of thousands of Americans affected by the government shutdown, now in its 19th day. That means important work and research may be put on hold, or even canceled. William Brangham talks to Rush Holt, CEO of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, for details.

Bill McKibben: The Fossil Fuel Industry Has Money, But We Have Movements

TheRealNews

Published on Jan 9, 2019

At the Sanders Institute Gathering, Bill McKibben says that a Green New Deal must address climate change, immigration, and unemployment, or we’re headed “if not to Hell, then to a place with a very similar temperature.”

Migrant Workers on Both Sides of the Border


Soil Not Oil Coalition
Published on Jan 9, 2019

Dr. Ann Lopez, Center for Farmworker Families, is joined by Carmen Mata, Baja California farmworker, to speak on the struggles of farmworkers both in Mexico and the U.S. Presenting at Soil Not Oil Conference in San Francisco, CA 2018. This powerful blend of hard facts and personal stories exposes the harmful and toxic working conditions of farmworkers everywhere.
http://SoilNotOilCoalition.org
http://www.farmworkerfamily.org/

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GMO’s: Dispelling the Misinformation & Highlighting the Risks

Soil Not Oil Coalition
Published on Jan 9, 2019

Michelle Perro – Veteran Pediatrician Howard Vlieger – Third Gen. Family Farmer Mark Squire – CEO Good Earth Natural Foods Stacy Malkam – U.S. Right to Know Soil Not Oil 2018 Environmental Conference, San Francisco CA

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“A Racist, Xenophobic Attack”: Immigrant Rights Activist Decries Trump Remarks About Southern Border

Democracy Now!

Published on Jan 9, 2019

https://democracynow.org – President Donald Trump addressed the nation Tuesday night in his first prime-time speech from the Oval Office. He urged Congress to approve $5.7 billion to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border, but he opted not to declare a national emergency to force construction of the wall, in a xenophobic speech riddled with falsehoods. We speak with Oscar Chacón, executive director of Alianza Americas, an immigrant rights group based in Chicago.

Bernie Sanders Responds to Trump’s Border Wall Address, Debunking President’s Lies About Immigration


Democracy Now!

Published on Jan 9, 2019

https://democracynow.org – After Donald Trump addressed the nation Tuesday in a speech that attacked immigrants and demanded a border wall, Sen. Bernie Sanders called out the president for lying to the American people and creating a false crisis at the border. We speak with Oscar Chacón, executive director of Alianza Americas, an immigrant rights group based in Chicago.