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U.S. President Donald Trump devoted an entire speech to a subject he rarely talks about, the environment. Trump touted a range of policies he says have made the U.S. a world environmental leader. For some, though, his list of achievements is a tough sell.
Published on Jul 8, 2019
Did we learn anything from Chernobyl nuclear power disaster? Two nuclear power reactors being towed on a barge to a destination in the Arctic Ocean. If they break away from the towing craft, can you imagine what would happen? Why have we only just learned heard about this this nuclear power accident waiting to happen? Paul Gunter from Beyond Nuclear talks with Thom Hartmann about the consequences of an a nuclear accident at sea, the affects of nuclear materials on our wildlife and on ourselves and our planet. You couldn’t make this stuff up – could you?
Published on Jul 8, 2019
President Donald Trump is promoting his environmental record in the face of widespread criticism over his administration’s regulatory rollbacks. Trump says he’s maintaining both a strong economy and a healthy environment. (July 8)
Welcome to Transition Studies. To prosper for very much longer on the changing Earth humankind will need to move beyond its current fossil-fueled civilization toward one that is sustained on recycled materials and renewable energy. This is not a trivial shift. It will require a major transition in all aspects of our lives.
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