Environment/Climate

Bomb Trains

Airs at: Mon, 09/16/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
On July 6, 2013, a train hauling crude oil from North Dakota's Bakken region derailed in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, resulting in fires and explosions that killed 47 people and wiped out a large part of the small Canadian town's center. In the six months following the deadly disa... Read more

Climate Strike

Airs at: Mon, 09/09/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks to Greg Smith, a radical teacher of teachers and curriculum writer, on teaching climate change and the current uprising of youth around the planet. They discuss how young people are being radicalized by their understanding of climate change and by their e... Read more

Buscando America on 09/10/19

Airs at: Tue, 09/10/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
El pintor mexicano Francisco Toledo falleció a los 79 años a causa de cáncer. Javier Sierra del Sierra Club habla sobre el cambio climático,  la corrupción del presidente Trump y  las universidades verdes. En Krónikas de Viaje conoceremos a  Natasha Montes de la organizaci... Read more

Surveillance on the Pipeline

Airs at: Mon, 09/09/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
A few weeks ago the Guardian broke a chilling story: "Law enforcement groups, including the FBI, have been monitoring opponents of a natural gas infrastructure project in Oregon and circulated intelligence to an email list that included a Republican-aligned anti-environment... Read more

Press**Watch: hurricane season

Airs at: Thu, 09/05/2019 at 9:00am - 9:30am
Produced for Presswatch
Join me for the news you're not supposed to know, as I interview Oregon House primary candidate PAIGE KREISMAN, a veteran, a Democratic Socialist, and a transgender woman! Read more

Rainforest Action: the Burning World

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
Bill Resnick talks with Emma Rae Lierley of the Rainforest Action Network about the fires burning in the planet’s last remaining major rainforests in Brazil, Indonesia, and the Congo. Governments and agribusiness corporations like Cargill and financial interests like Blackr... Read more

Would you risk arrest for life on earth?

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Produced for Prison Pipeline
Host Amy Johnson will be speaking with one of the valve turners who spent 6 months in prison for shutting down a tar-sands pipeline in North Dakota on October 11th, 2016, Michael Foster. As well as Bonnie McKinlay, who hosts workshops in Portland, Oregon on Civil Disobedien... Read more

JORDAN COVE Preview

Airs at: Mon, 08/26/2019 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Produced for Locus Focus
For fifteen years people across Southern Oregon have been fighting a proposed Liquid Natural Gas terminal in Coos Bay and its companion 36" pipeline that would transport fracked gas across four counties in Southern Oregon. JORDAN COVE is a new documentary that depicts this ... Read more

Old Mole Variety Hour September 2, 2019

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 9:00am - 10:00am
Produced for Old Mole Variety Hour
  Frann Michel hosts this Labor Day episode of the Old Mole,  in which Joe Clement talks with Marianne Garneau about strikes and politics of worker-power. Bill Resnick talks with Emma Lierley from Rainforest Action about forest destruction in Brazil, Indonesia, and elsewh... Read more

Freedom Gas

Airs at: Mon, 09/02/2019 at 10:00am - 11:00am
Produced for Locus Focus
Last week, the people of Tacoma received a glossy mailer from Puget Sound Energy touting their proposed Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) facility that has been nearly completed without the proper permits. In the mailer, residents were told: "LNG is cleaner. Tacoma LNG will reduce g... Read more