Archive for the 'environment' Category

Oct 30, 2010: Peter Buckley

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Peter Buckley, founder and president of the Brower Center in Berkeley. Peter Buckley co-founded the Center for Ecoliteracy in 1995 after a career as CEO of Esprit-Europe and Esprit-International, and an earlier career as an attorney in San Francisco.


Oct 23, 2010: Kira Gould

Monday, October 25th, 2010

Kira Gould, Author, Women in Green Women and Sustainable Design


October 9, 2010: Nina Simons

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Nina Simons, Co-Founder of Bioneers and Author of Moonrise talks with host Temra Costa about the Bioneers Revolution.


October 2, 2010: Bill McKibben

Monday, October 4th, 2010

Deborah Koons Garcia speaks with Author, Educator and Environmentalist Bill McKibben about changes in the natural word and his new book, Eaarth. His website,, is an international campaign to unite the world around solutions to the climate crisis.


Sep 25, 2010: Food Docs

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Fresh and The Last Crop, Interviews with filmmakers and Farers


Sept 4, 2010: Dr. Hans R. Herren

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Dr. Hans R. Herren, President of the Millennium Institute is a renowned entomologist, agriculturalist, development expert and recipient of the 1995 World Food Prize. He talks about the IAASTD report of which he was co-chair and discusses science and education in relation to sustainable agriculture with host Deborah Koons Garcia.


August 21, 2010: Dr. Igancio Chapela

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Dr. Ignacio Chapela, Microbial Ecologist from UC Berkeley


July 17, 2010: Charles Benbrook

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Dr. Charles Benbrook, Chief Scientist, The Organic Center. He was formerly an agricultural staff expert on the Council for Environmental Quality at the White House at the end of the Carter Administration, Executive Director of the Subcommittee of the House Committee on Agriculture, and Executive Director of the Board on Agriculture of the National Academy of Sciences.


July 10. 2010: Dr. Michael Hansen

Monday, July 12th, 2010

Dr. Michael Hansen, of the Consumer's Union breaks down the Supreme Court deicisions on genetic engineering and Round Up Ready Alfafa, the Obama administration's schizophrenic domestic and international food policies and nano technologies.


June 26, 2010: Raj Patel (repeat from March 20)

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Just in case you missed it the first time, we have an encore presentation of: Raj Patel, bestselling author, “The Value of Nothing,” and “Stuffed and Starved” - - talks about his new book and becoming a US citizen. (repeat from March 20)