#980 An agreement made in Paris (Climate)

Air date: 1/5/16

Today we examine the agreement that came out of the recent COP21 (Conference of Parties) negotiating international action on climate change

Show Notes

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

00:00:50 Ch. 2: Act 1: UN Paris Agreement Special Coverage - @greennewsreport - Air Date 12-15-15

Ch. 3: Song 1: Broken Doors - Plusplus


00:05:40 Ch. 4: Act 2: Climate Scientist James Hansen Warns World is on Wrong Track to Prevent Runaway Global Warming - @democracynow - Air Date: 12-04-15

Ch. 5: Song 2: Malignant Flip - Tab and Anitek


00:20:05 Ch. 6: Act 3: Deal Reached In Paris Climate Talks - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 12-15-15

Ch. 7: Song 3: A Farewell To Trends - dustmotes


00:29:22 Ch. 8: Act 4: Landmark or Fraud? - @onthemedia - Air Date: 12-18-15

Ch. 9: Song 4: Dsei Sei - F.S. Blumm


00:44:58 Ch. 10: Act 5: As NY State Probes Exxon, Oil Giant Targets the Journalists Who Exposed Climate Change Cover-Up - @democracynow - Air Date: 12-02-15

Ch. 11: Song 5: Portland [Demo] - RENMINBI


00:51:47 Ch. 12: Act 6: Break Free From #FossilFuels via 350.org - Best of the Left Activism

Ch. 13: Song 6: This Fickle World - Theo Bard


00:54:47 Ch. 14: Act 7: Turning Point for the Climate or Disaster? Michael Brune vs. George Monbiot on Paris Accord (Pt. 1) - @democracynow - Air Date: 12-15-15


Voicemails

01:03:43 Ch. 15: Curious about other's experience with religion's role in helping people - Charlie From Cincinnati

01:05:39 Ch. 16: Facts & Truth Don't Matter - Elka from Fort Wayne, IN

01:07:39 Ch. 17: Thoughts on a life of work - Peter in Seattle

Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics


01:11:41 Ch. 18: Final comments on the excellent voicemail conversation and the successful fundraiser

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


Activism: Break Free From #FossilFuels via 350.org

Take Action:

Sign up to help organize and/or get updates: Break Free From #FossilFuels via 350.org

Sources/further reading:

"10 awesome things we did together in 2015” via 350.org

"Leaders Move to Convert Paris Climate Pledges Into Action via The New York Time

"Historic Paris Climate Agreement Should Spook Fossil Fuel Markets and Escalate Clean Tech Investment” via DeSmog Blog

'Green News Report' Special Coverage 2015 Year In Review via Green News Report

Written by BOTL social media/activism director Katie Klabusich


Produced by Jay! Tomlinson

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