Tag Archives: Environment

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Sixth Mass Extinction Under Way. Also, New and Clean Farming.

MONDAY, DECEMBER 11 PROGRAM # 8218 12:00 PM PST. Sixth Mass Extinction Under Way. In the most comprehensive study of its kind, scientists are warning that Earth is entering its sixth mass extinction of plants and animals. This “biological annihilation” is more severe than previously thought and up to three quarters of all species could […]

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Deadliest Police. Also, Fire Disaster: The Recovery.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6 PROGRAM # 8215 12:00 PM PST. Deadliest Police. In the first anniversary of the death of 73-year-old Francisco Serna at the hands of Bakersfield police, national advocates convene in this city in Central California to raise attention to the high number of deaths by Kern County police and the lack of accountability […]

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Keeping or Banning Dangerous Insecticide. Also, No Guns in Schools.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13 PROGRAM # 8198 12:00 PM PST. Keeping or Banning Dangerous Insecticide. Health advocates from the San Joaquin Valley, the area with the highest use of chlorpyrifos, are urging California authorities to stop delaying the end of the use of this brain-damaging chemical. The insecticide, one of the most widely used in the […]

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Clean Air Plan for Largest Ports: A Debate. Also, Open Enrollment Kicks Off Amid Confusion.

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 1 PROGRAM # 8190 12:00 PM PST. Clean Air Plan for Largest Ports: A Debate. The US two largest ports have a plan to move to zero-emissions technology. The Clean Air Action Plan of Los Angeles and Long Beach, which are the largest single source of air pollution in Southern California, seeks to […]

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The Worst Firestorms. Also, Puerto Rico Aid Threatened.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 16 PROGRAM # 8178 12:00 PM PST. The Worst Firestorms. Massive firestorms continue raging in Northern California. Several communities have been destroyed, tens of thousands evacuated, and hundreds have been hospitalized. Public officials and reporters provide the latest news on the state of the wildfires, the areas under evacuation orders and those where […]

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Immigration Edition. Also, Fires Still Raging.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 10 PROGRAM # 8174 12:00 PM PST. Immigration Edition. An analyst comments on Trump’s immigration principles that threaten to derail Dreamers legislation. An attorney gives advice for those who didn’t renew their DACA permit in time and start losing protections. Also, members of Congress talk about two bills recently introduced in the House. […]

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Free College in California. Also, Families Reading at Home. Also, Mass Evacuations During Wild Fires.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 9 PROGRAM # 8173 12:00 PM PST. Free College in California. California would offer a free year of community college if Gov. Brown signs the bill into law. California may join Tennessee, Oregon and Rhode Island in the list of states that provide tuition-free community college programs. This is an interview with the […]

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Irma Threatens Florida. Also, States Sue Trump Over DACA. Also, Soil Not Oil.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7 PROGRAM # 8149 12:00 PM PT Irma Threatens Florida. . Hurricane Irma hits Puerto Rico and Florida prepares, declaring a statewide emergency. As Florida residents rush to prepare, a farmworker leader shares advice on disaster plans for people living in the agricultural low lands and warns against price gouging on the eve […]

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Climate Funds to Revitalize Communities.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30 PROGRAM # 8143 12:00 PM PST. Climate Funds to Revitalize Communities. Governor Brown signed a climate change bill to continue the cap and trade program, which includes funds for the Transformative Climate Communities initiative to help historically underserved areas to deal with the devastating impact of climate change and pollution. Fresno is […]

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Sixth Mass Extinction Under Way. Also, New and Clean Farming.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23 PROGRAM # 8138 12:00 PM PST. Sixth Mass Extinction Under Way. In the most comprehensive study of its kind, scientists are warning that Earth is entering its sixth mass extinction of plants and animals. This “biological annihilation” is more severe than previously thought and up to three quarters of all species could […]

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