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Eco-Logic: The Society Of Environmental Journalists

October 14, 2015 // 1 Comment

**THIS IS ONLY THE AUDIO FROM THE SHOW**   Tuesday’s episode of Ken Gale’s Eco-Logic, Sept. 29, 2015 8 to 9PM on WBAI 99.5 FM Radio. Ken Gale is Host/Producer of Eco-Logic.  As more and more publications and media outlets fire environmental journalists and hire generalists, a gap of environmental knowledge is created. [...]

Faith Against Fracking

October 2, 2015 // 0 Comments

Earlier this year, Pope Francis called for decisive climate action in his Encyclical Letter. Now, while the Pope is visiting the U.S. for the first time, faith leaders across the country are speaking out against fracking—a form of extreme fossil fuel extraction that hurts our health and communities, contributes to climate change, and will prolong our dependence on oil and gas at the expense of the development of truly renewable energy. Take action: https://secure.foodandwaterwatch.org/… Quotes from the video: • “This is the time when all of us are being called to create a perfect [...]

Annie shares the news that Shell is quitting Arctic drilling

September 28, 2015 // 0 Comments

Greenpeace: Annie Leonard, Executive director of Greenpeace USA, shares the fantastic news that Shell is quitting their Arctic drilling plans! This is a victory for everyone who has stood up for the Arctic. Whether you tweeted and shared, got out in your kayak or even rappelled from a bridge, this would not have been possible without you. Thank you! Please share this incredible news and take a moment to celebrate [...]

CELEBRATE THE FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF THE PEOPLES CLIMATE MARCH

September 17, 2015 // 0 Comments

In Memory of the first Peoples Climate March on Sunday, September 21, 2014, we’ve put together some of the activities of the night before and the parade itself. Come join Bill McKibben, Ambassador Marlene Moses and Mary Robinson at the New York Society For Ethical Culture in Manhattan on the night before the march and then walk with the marchers themselves from Columbus Circle to 34th Street. Bill McKibben, Co-founder 350.org………………..(1:00 to 18:43) Marlene Moses, Nauru’s Permanent Representative to the UN; Chair-UN’s Alliance of Small Island States [...]

Portland! Save the Portland Redwoods

September 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

Video from BV Foto  benjivuong.com Portland! Save the Portland Redwoods need your help at 7:00AM this September 16th! Location: 3654 SE Martins Street Portland, Oregon 97202   These are the three giant sequoias planted in SE Portland in the 1800’s that Everett Custom Homes are trying to cut down for urban development. Vic Remmers, chair of Everett Homes was recently appointed one of the 25-member Stakeholder Advisory Committee to assist the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability with the Residential Infill Project in Portland by Mayor Charlie Hales. Within a few weeks of being [...]

BXE Fast Day Five

September 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

Day Five! “On Tuesday morning, a dozen people begin an 18-day water-only fast in front of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to raise awareness of the agency’s contribution to worsening climate change and to harming the health and well-being of frontline communities where these projects are built. The fasters, ranging in age from 23 to 72, are demanding that FERC issue “No New Permits” for industry projects such as interstate pipelines, compressor stations and LNG (liquefied natural gas) export terminals until the agency prioritizes solar, wind and other renewable [...]

BXE Fast

September 15, 2015 // 1 Comment

Day One! “On Tuesday morning, a dozen people begin an 18-day water-only fast in front of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to raise awareness of the agency’s contribution to worsening climate change and to harming the health and well-being of frontline communities where these projects are built. The fasters, ranging in age from 23 to 72, are demanding that FERC issue “No New Permits” for industry projects such as interstate pipelines, compressor stations and LNG (liquefied natural gas) export terminals until the agency prioritizes solar, wind and other renewable [...]

Off and On: The Climate Movement and the Road Through Paris

September 11, 2015 // 0 Comments

Original show From Bill McKibben September 10th at the Brooklyn Academy of Music for an important event we’re calling Off and On: The Climate Movement & the Road Through Paris Naomi Klein, Rev. Lennox Yearwood of the Hip Hop Caucus, Eddie Bautista of the New York Environmental Justice Alliance, and a bunch of special guests will be coming together to lay out why this year could be such a dramatic turning point for our movement. We’re living through the hottest year in recorded history. We’re fighting pitched battles against tar sands oil, Australian coal mines, and Arctic drilling, [...]

Do you know about Entergy/ Indian Point? (Japanese Version)

September 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Ayumi Temlock, of Indian Point Safe Energy Coalition– –or as her name and organization are written in Japanese– /テムラク歩美 IPSECメンバー (インディアンポイント・安全エネルギー連合) has made a video for Japanese speaking peoples concerning the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant’s recent advertisement campaign in the greater NYC area, which seems to include: NYC, Long Island, Westchester County, eastern New Jersey, western Connecticut and probably even further geographically. Ayumi also speaks about the corporation that owns the power plant: [...]

Todays the day for GMOs to pack up and get out of Josephine County

September 5, 2015 // 1 Comment

Josephine County, Oregon: GMOs Banned Video by GMO Free Josephine County     Original Article @  PUBLISHED BY ROSEMARY PENNINGTON, ON JULY 31ST, 2015   ATTENTION all farmers growing GMO crops in Josephine County (if any): Please notify authorities you are growing said crops, in order that you may be penalized if you continue to grow them past Sept. 4. That’s the essence of a public notice due to be published by the county, following voter passage last year of a local measure banning the cultivation of genetically modified organisms, or GMOs. County Counsel Wally Hicks said [...]