#815 Past and future destruction (Climate)

Today we look at the past and future destruction caused by fossil fuels and greenhouse gas emissions as well as our lackluster attempt to equip ourselves with a climate-friendly, terrorism-resistant electrical grid.

Show Notes

Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill

Ch. 2: Act 1: The IPCC's new report - @greennewsreport - Air Date: 4-3-14

Ch. 3: Song 1: Spite - Dig Down Deep (Bonus Track Version)


Ch. 4: Act 2: China Builds Largest Solar Plant in World While US Falls Behind - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 03-30-14

Ch. 5: Song 2: Sickening - Stand


Ch. 6: Act 3: C'mon America...Let's Keep the Lights on - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 03-14-14

Ch. 7: Song 3: I've Got No Strings - ¡Volare! - The Very Best of the Gipsy Kings


Ch. 8: Act 4: The disinformation of Fox News - @greennewsreport - Air Date: 4-1-14

Ch. 9: Song 4: Disinformation - Disinformation - Single


Ch. 10: Act 5: Exxon CEO Sues to Stop Fracking Near His Home - @majorityfm - Air Date: 02-26-14

Ch. 11: Song 5: The most beautiful place in the world - Mary Anne Hitt


Ch. 12: Act 6: Greenpeace Co-Founder Loses It Talking Climate Change on Twitter - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 03-08-14

Ch. 13: Song 6: Science Is Real - Here Comes Science (Audio + Video Version)


Ch. 14: Act 7: Environmental Distruction, When Will It End? - @greennewsreort - Air Date 3-25-14

Ch. 15: Song 7: You're a Disaster - Fixin to Thrill


Ch. 16: Act 8: How Much Oil Really Spilled? - @onthemedia - Air Date: 3-28-14

Ch. 17: Song 8: Murky Water - Wish Lists & Sunken Lands


Ch. 18: Act 9: Protect the Arctic via- @sierraclub - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 19: Song 9: Activism - The Poet


Ch. 20: Act 10: Global Water Shortages Pose Threat of Terror & War - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 02-16-14

Ch. 21: Song 10: Till Your Well Runs Dry - Legalize It


Ch. 22: Act 11: The Last Hours of Humanity: Warming the World to Extinction - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 10-09-13


Voicemails

Ch. 23: Ask men about why their reproductive rights are off limits - Chris from Colorado Springs

Ch. 24: Thoughts on queerness from a newly-out gender-non-conforming listener - Chris from Rhode Island

Ch. 25: Response to PBS segment from media episode - Zach from San Francisco

Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics


Ch. 26: Final comments with This Week in Blackness on taking funding from the KKK

Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone


ACTIVISM:

Protect the Arctic from an oil spill disaster! via The Sierra Club

Sources/further reading:

"Oil From the Exxon Valdez Spill Lingers on Alaska Beaches” from National Geographic

"Exxon Spill – 25 Years of Tears" by Shannyn Moore

 

Written by BOTL social media/activism director Katie Klabusich


Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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