Archive for September, 2011

Remembering Wangari Maathai (1940-2011)

This week on Sea Change Radio, we remember the spirit of Nobel Peace Laureate, Wangari Maathai, the founder of The Green Belt Movement, who died this week a the age of 71. Listen to this exclusive interview from 2009 with Sea Change Radio founders Bill Baue and Francesca Rheannon.

Rep. Jerry McNerney (D-CA) on Creating a Clean Energy Nation

Podcast: Play in new window | Download This week on Sea Change Radio we hear from U.S. Congressman Jerry McNerney, representing California’s 11th District. In an earlier appearance on Sea Change Radio the Congressman shared his views on wind power but in today’s visit he talks about his new book, Clean Energy Nation. In his conversation […]

Kitt Doucette: From the Frontlines of the Plastic Bag Wars

Alex Wise speaks to Kitt Doucette, a journalist for Rolling Stone who recently wrote about the war over plastic bags

There Will Be Crud (re-broadcast)

Our guest this week is Jeremy Miller, an investigative journalist who’s written an article in the February issue of Orion Magazine. He tells us all about Kern County, CA – how the methods used to extract the cruddy crude are pitting agricultural interests against oil interests, how water is being expended in the endless pursuit of petroleum, and how, by reducing our dependence on oil, we’d also be preventing the waste of that life-giving compound, H2O. They say water and oil don’t mix, today on Sea Change Radio, we discover what happens when they do.