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David Korten –Toward an Ecological Civilization
17 Apr, 2017 | 0:57:00 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

Will Rogers, a famous U.S. humorist once said, “If you find yourself in a hole, stop digging.” Good advice. Wish that it were heeded when it comes to climate change. Scott Pruitt, the head of the Environmental Protection Agency, says, “there's tremendous disagreement” about climate change. Is there? The scientific consensus is close to 100%. The fox is in charge...
Perfectly Perennial: Growing Tradition with Dan Rubin
13 Apr, 2017 | 0:30:00 |
EN | CHMR FM Music Department | Living Heritage Podcast

Since arriving in Newfoundland fifteen years ago, Dan Rubin has been deeply involved in local history and heritage, as the founding chair of the Pouch Cove Heritage Society. He was lead author and editor of the book Pouch Cove: Our Home by the Sea which received the Manning award for community history in 2016. But Dan is also a groundbreaking...
Jamie Kneen talks about the work of MiningWatch Canada.
11 Apr, 2017 | 0:27:51 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Jamie Kneen. He is the communications coordinator with MiningWatch Canada, an organization that supports communities in struggles, does research, and works to change policies and laws, all with the aim of challenging, reducing, and preventing the many harms caused around the world by the Canadian mining industry. Canada...
Probing Japan's embrace of Nuclear Power through history
24 Mar, 2017 | 0:59:24 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

Continuing sixth anniversary coverage of the Fukushima Meltdowns. Peter Kuznick, History Professor and Director of the American University-Based Nuclear Studies Institute explains how Japan learned to Stop Worrying and Love nuclear power. Gordon Edwards, president and co-founder of the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility explains Canadian links and similarities with the Japanese nuclear industry and TEPCO in particular. Finally, we...
Conversations with Gordon Edwards and Arnie Gundersen
17 Mar, 2017 | 0:58:59 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

On this week's Global Research News Hour, we continue a conversation on the state of the nuclear industry and nuclear power six years after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear catastrophe by speaking with two experts. First up, Gordon Edwards of the Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility explains the Canadian government's 70 year embrace of the atom. And later Arnie Gundersen of...
Bobbi Rose Koe and Chris Rider talk about the campaign to protect the Yukon's Peel watershed.
15 Mar, 2017 | 0:28:11 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Bobbi Rose Koe and Chris Rider about the long collaboration between Indigenous nations and conservation groups to protect the Yukon's Peel watershed from industrial development. Along with a lengthy public information and advocacy campaign, in recent years Protect the Peel has also involved a court battle that will...
Diane Wilson, former Texas shrimper and co-founder of Code Pink
14 Mar, 2017 | 0:28:41 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

From the WINGS archive: An interview with Diane Wilson, former Texas shrimper and co-founder of Code Pink, about her childhood fundamentalist upbringing, her environmental and anti-war activism (including co-founding Code Pink), and tuning in to the energy of the world.
Safe and Sound
13 Mar, 2017 | 0:26:54 |
EN | Free FM Technician | Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound for 13-03-2017 - Broadcast on Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand.
Caldicott discusses the nuclear threats facing humanity in the wake of the Fukushima disaster
10 Mar, 2017 | 0:59:09 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

On the occasion of the 6th anniversary of the worst nuclear disaster of all time, renowned physician, author and anti-nuclear advocate Helen Caldicott updtes listeners on the current challenges presnted by the ongoing leeching of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Daiichi site in Japan. She talks about the dillema of containing radiative particles, particularly in the water, the health threats...
Safe and Sound
07 Mar, 2017 | 0:28:15 |
EN | Free FM Technician | Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound for 20 February 2017 - broadcast on Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand.
Safe and Sound
07 Mar, 2017 | 0:25:26 |
EN | Free FM Technician | Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound for 27 February 2017 - broadcast on Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand.
Safe and Sound
07 Mar, 2017 | 0:27:40 |
EN | Free FM Technician | Safe and Sound

Safe and Sound - broadcast 6 March 2017 on Free FM, Hamilton, New Zealand.
The motivations of Climate Activists
24 Feb, 2017 | 0:16:30 |
EN | cjsfprog | Making Time for Radio Documentary Series

Climate change is the most complex problem in human history. While we face many mitigation challenges, people globally are fighting back against idle leaders and big corporations. Inspired by those on the movement's forefront, Frontlines of the Climate Movement catches up with three Vancouver-based activists and examines what motivates them in the fight for climate justice. Rebecca Visser completed her...
Landmines and Disabilities in Cambodia
24 Feb, 2017 | 0:15:01 |
EN | cjsfprog | Making Time for Radio Documentary Series

Cambodia is one of the most heavily land mined countries in the world -­ still with about millions of pieces of unexploded ordnance and landmines in existence. According to the HALO Trust, “over 64,000 landmine casualties have been recorded in Cambodia since 1979, and with over 25,000 amputees Cambodia has the highest ratio per capita in the world.” Accidents occur...
Hank Snow's Trick Horse, and other Surprises
19 Feb, 2017 | 1:00:30 |
EN | Kim Logue | hoofbeats

In this episode, we welcome Wendy as an accidental co-host.. "But I have not been on a horse in 30 years!!! All I could really talk about is Hank Snow's trick horse. Hank Snow was a Canadian country singer who became very famous in Nashville. While he was still in Canada in the 40s, he bought the trick horse and...
Women Re-Greening the World
13 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:43 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

From the WINGS archives: The late Professor Wangari Maathai discusses the Green Belt Movement that she founded with the National Council of Women of Kenya, to address problems of streams drying up, food insecurity, and a dearth of firewood and fencing. The still-active project organizes grassroots women to plant and care for millions and millions of trees.
Reflections on #NODAPL from 2 long time participants, a scientist, and a critic of NGO manipulatio
10 Feb, 2017 | 0:59:24 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

With the US Army Corps of Engineers greenlighting the easement allowing the Dakota Access Pipeline to traverse Lake Oahe, we take a closer look at the year`s long battle being waged against the project with several guests. We first hear from two Indigenous women who have been extensively involved in the resistance at the Standing Rock Sioux Nation protest camp...
Suzanne Kyra on balance in our personal and professional life
10 Feb, 2017 | 0:29:32 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

With over 20 years of experience, Suzanne Kyra, M.A., Registered Clinical Counselor, is a highly regarded counselor with offices in West Vancouver and Coquitlam. She is also an international empowerment speaker, CEO of Living Big Events, and an award winning author of “Welcome Home to Yourself” Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Suzanne Kyra about healthy relationships. The importance...
Mimi German speaks about the Houseless situation in Portland during emergency weather conditions
03 Feb, 2017 | 0:59:10 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week's Global Research News Hour focuses on the crisis facing the city of Portland, Oregon stemming from multiple winter storms that have plagued the city since December. The houseless population has been particularly vulnerable and five of those houseless individuals, including a newborn child perished. To discuss the response to the catastrophe by the city, we hear from Mimi...
Vandana Shiva on the web of life
29 Jan, 2017 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Second and final part of a speech delivered in California by Dr. Vandana Shiva, influential scientist, policy analyst, and activist from India. In last week s episode, Dr. Shiva deconstructed the rhetoric of genetically modified agriculture. This week, she speaks more to solutions, especially solutions based in human rights allied to rights of nature.
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