With Jean Ponzi
Mon Sep 17th 2012 7.00pm–8.00pm
Time zone: central
Gloria Attoun and Michael Bauermeister “Syrto Home” from Into the Hands of Angels (outattoun www.outattoun.com 2005) L —A little night music introducing tonight's GREEN CONVERSATIONS on Earthworms from our friends in Augusta MO, Gloria and Michael.Buy it!
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.Buy it!
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!Buy it!
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.Buy it!