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On becoming a beaver believer

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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  KBOO News Director Althea Billings takes a look at beavers and their contributions towards mitigating the climate crisis and how they help shape our wild landscapes.  Read more

Clean Power to the People

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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  Bill Resnick interviews Jessica Tovar, an organizer with the Local Clean Energy Alliance in California, about how California cities and counties are taking over the electric energy systems from the privately held Investor Owned Utilities such as PGE, and with new democra... Read more

News and Public Affairs Day on 09/27/19

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 2:00pm - 3:00pm
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News and Public Affairs Day on 09/27/19

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
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Climate Crisis Music Hour

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  Erin Yanke takes over News and Public Affairs Day with an hour of music that focuses on the environment. Read more

Fantastic Fungi

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 12:30pm - 1:00pm
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Althea Billings talks to the director of the documentary film Fantastic Fungi "FANTASTIC FUNGI is a vivid journey into the mysterious subterranean world of mycelium and its fruit - the mushroom. A story that begins 3.5 billion years ago, fungi makes the soil that supports l... Read more

The Future of Food

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 12:00pm - 12:30pm
KBOO Food Show host Emily Becker talks with Dr Jason Bradford about his report: The Future is Rural: Food System Adaptations to the Great Simplification. Bradford's predicts that the decline of fossil fuels will "require a shift of human populations back to the countryside.... Read more

News and Public Affairs Day on 09/27/19

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 12:00pm - 1:00pm
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Naomi Klein - "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal"

Airs at: Fri, 09/27/2019 at 8:00am - 9:00am
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KBOO's Barbara Bernstein talks to journalist and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Klein about her latest book, On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal (Simon and Schuster, 2019). ------------- #1 international and New York Times bestselling author Naomi Kle... Read more

The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

Airs at: Fri, 04/12/2019 at 3:00pm - 4:00pm
For Spring News and Public Affairs Day, we're featuring a bonus airing of Alternative Radio's interview with Shoshana Zuboff, author of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism. Surveillance Capitalism is a global architecture of behavior modification which poses profound threats... Read more