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Fossil Fuel Leaks, Flaring & Chemical Releases After Hurricane Ida May Be Among Worst Ever Recorded

Democracy Now!Sep 8, 2021 Oil and gas investigative journalist Antonia Juhasz says the extent of damage done after Hurricane Ida from the fossil fuel and petrochemical industry from leaks, spills, flaring, ruptures and chemical releases in the Gulf Coast could … Continue reading

Part 2 – African Food Crises and the Unraveling of the Global Food System – Extractive Agribusiness | EV & N 401 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210815-EV&N-401-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/797255 YouTube Version The unfolding tragedies of famine, warfare and migrant refugees in Tigray in recent months are dramatic. There are many reasons that contribute to the repeated syndromes reflected in these tragedies, but over the long-run and on … Continue reading

Part 1 – African Food Crises and the Unraveling of the Global Food System – The Tigray Catastrophe | EV & N 400 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210808-EV&N-400-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/795849 YouTube Version The unfolding tragedies of famine, warfare and migrant refugees in Tigray in recent months are dramatic. There are many reasons that contribute to the repeated syndromes reflected in these tragedies, but over the long-run and on … Continue reading

Evaluating and investing in Nature-based Solutions with Nathalie Seddon & Cameron Hepburn

Oxford Martin SchoolStreamed live on Jun 17, 2021 Nature-based solutions (NbS) can contribute to the fight against climate change up to the end of our century. But the world must invest now in nature-based solutions that are ecologically sound, socially … Continue reading

African Historical Cartography: Developing New Means to Explore Alternate Narratives in African and Global Ecological History | EV & N 399 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210725-EV&N-399-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/793561 YouTube Version New narratives of African and global history can now be constructed through the careful study of African historical cartography.

Rev. Liz Theoharis of Poor People’s Campaign Arrested in Protest over Voting Rights & Infrastructure

Democracy Now! Published on Jul 23, 2021 Nearly 100 women from around the United States were arrested outside the Supreme Court as they marked the 173rd anniversary of the first women’s rights convention at Seneca Falls with a protest calling … Continue reading

“No Soil. No Growing Seasons. Just Add Water and Technology:” The Recent Evolution & Tragic Trajectory of the World Food System | EV & N 398 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210718-EV&N-398-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/792293 YouTube Version Human food systems are evolving simultaneously in two opposite directions on Earth.  One direction is evolving toward high-tech/petro-intensive agriculture.  The other direction is moving toward soil-restorative and solar sustainable techniques and technologies.  Only this second direction … Continue reading

Top 10 Prevalence of undernourishment – World Bank (2017) & UN SOFI (2018)|DataRankings

Data Rankings – Apr 8, 2020 The share of people who are undernourished was derived from the World Bank, World Development Indicators and the UN FAO State of Food Insecurity 2017. Global figures from 2005 onwards are from the UN … Continue reading

China and the “New Scramble” for Africa: (What is “new” about this?) | EV & N 396 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210620-EV&N-396-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/787925 YouTube Version Further information which this program draws upon includes: “A new scramble for Africa.” “The new scramble for Africa | The Economist.” A “Scramble for Africa” Is Underway (…once again) and “What is the Belt and Road … Continue reading

A “Scramble for Africa” Is Underway (…once again) | EV & N 395 | CCTV

http://ecoethics.net/2014-ENVRE120/20210613-EV&N-395-Link.html https://www.cctvcambridge.org/node/785154 YouTube Version Further information which this program draws upon includes: “A new scramble for Africa.” and “The new scramble for Africa | The Economist.” as well as: “AFRICA Episode 6 The Magnificent African Cake Written Presented by Basil … Continue reading