With Jean Ponzi
Mon Sep 17th 2012 7.00pm–8.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Gar Smith - Editor Emeritus, Earth Island Journal and author of: “Nuclear Roulette: The Truth About the Most Dangerous Energy Source on Earth”
from Co-Founder, Environmentalists Against War (www.envirosagainstwar.org Book to be released October 11 by Chelsea Green Publishing 2012) N —From the Fukushima reactor disaster to the true Carbon cost of nuclear energy - Gar Smith makes a cogent, passionate case AGAINST this controversial yet still much-touted energy source.
Paul Hamilton - Co-owner, Vin De Set and Eleven Eleven Mississippi “Growing heirloom greens and other vegetables in Aeroponic Towers - on the restaurants' roof and patio!”
from Reducing food miles, increasing food freshness and taste - towering examples of restaurant GREENING (www.vindeset.com 2012) N L —Check out the conical towers on the rooftop of Vin de Set next time you dine at this fine downtown St. Louis restaurant - and hear how owners Paul and Wendy Hamilton are farming VERY close to their own tables!
Judith Parker - Missouri Retired Americans “Participant in Gray Panthers bus tour across Missouri - Sept 18”
from Protesting proposed cuts in Veterans Benefits, Medicare, Social Security - and distributing FACTS about these social-service cornerstones. (www.retiredamericans.org 2012) N L —What's environmental about this topic? HUMAN Resources must be valued as much as natural and capital resources. These crucial social-safety nets are not only not deficit-makers, they are much more efficient than private-sector options being touted.
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