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Interview with Dine/Navajo folks on Mine spill in Animas river NM on setting the standard (audio/mpeg 5.5MB) - by paz
Interview with Dine/Navajo about Mine spill in Animas river New Mexico on setting the standard, with Patrick Kincaid Indigenous ecologist and Kim Howe, a full time farmer talking about the crisis of the crops with polluted water.
Posted: Fri Aug 14, 2015 4:29PM
Dan Favre of Bike Easy on the recent death on Canal and Broad (audio/mpeg 11.7MB) - by wtulnews
Dan Favre sits down with us to discuss monday's death of a 57 year old man at the wheels of a dumpster truck. He defines the "right hook" and the need to cite drivers for deaths of new orleanians who ride bicycles. also discussed is the upcoming Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Committee meeting on August 21st.
Posted: Fri Aug 7, 2015 7:28AM
Hidden Mississippi: War on Water (audio/mpeg 6.0MB) - by eustatic / Dedecker
clean read of War on Water, part of Hidden Mississippi series for antigravity read and recorded and broadcast with permission from the author http://www.antigravitymagazine.com/2014/11/hidden-mississippi-war-on-water/ a short History of the abandoned physical computer for the MR&T flood control system outside of Jackson.
Posted: Wed Jul 8, 2015 7:35PM
Hidden Louisiana: Bayou St Malo (audio/mpeg 5.5MB) - by wtul news / eustatic / Breonne Dedecker
Clean reading of Hidden Louisiana: Bayou St Malo by Breonne Dedecker read with permission http://www.antigravitymagazine.com/2015/03/hidden-louisiana-bayou-st-malo/ A visit to a long abandoned Maroon colony evokes an echo of desolation of past struggles.
Posted: Wed Jul 8, 2015 7:23PM
(Attachment On: Street Heat - June 2015) (audio/mpeg 15.3MB) - by Mike Rhodes
We talked to Dean Preston, the executive director of Tenants Together and local TT organizer Simone Cranston-Rhodes about tenant rights and the struggle to improve living conditions in Fresno and throughout the state.
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2015 3:40PM
(Attachment On: Street Heat - June 2015) (audio/mpeg 17.7MB) - by Mike Rhodes
a conversation about Global Warming with Jim Grant who spoke about the Catholic Church’s view on this issue and Tom Cotter who talked about local grassroots organizing to save the planet.
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2015 3:40PM
(Attachment On: Street Heat - June 2015) (audio/mpeg 13.1MB) - by Mike Rhodes
Howard Watkins told us about his Photographic Archive Project and the exhibit of his work in the CSU-Fresno library.
Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2015 3:40PM
Interview: Westin Campo - 350 Louisiana (audio/mpeg 15.1MB) - by WTUL News & Views
350Louisiana calls on New Orleans city council to mandate 20% renewable energy by 2020.
Posted: Fri Jun 19, 2015 8:12AM
Martha Huckabuy from St Rose Community One Voice on the need for fenceline air monitoring (audio/mpeg 10.9MB) - by wtulnews
Martha Huckabuy of St Rose Community One Voice describes her experiences living next to the Shell / IMTT oil transport facility, which has doubled in size in the past year, as the United States exports more and more oil to other nations. Martha and st Rose was disturbed by noxious odors from the Shell / IMTT facility and testifies to the Natural Resources committee of the Louisiana house of Representatives on the need for fenceline monitoring
Posted: Fri May 15, 2015 9:26AM
Desmoines Water Works Suing Drainage Districts Over Nitrate Pollution (audio/mpeg 3.7MB) - by Jesse Rafert
The Desmoines Water Works is suing drainage districts for not properly regulating nitrate pollution. This may have an impact on the "dead zone" in the Gulf of Mexico, which is caused in part by agricultural runoff in the Mississippi River.
Posted: Thu May 7, 2015 10:31PM
Dan Bacher Speaks Out About Water (audio/mpeg 15.1MB) - by Mike Rhodes
Pam Whalen interviewed Dan Bacher on the Street Heat radio show heard on KFCF 88.1 FM Friday, April 24. The 16:31 minute audio starts out with a brief clip of Mark Arax speaking at a water conference earlier that day and then Dan’s comments about and solutions to the water crisis in California.
Posted: Sun Apr 26, 2015 8:39AM
How Blue is Your Valley? (audio/mpeg 26.7MB) - by Mike Rhodes
Mark Arax keynote address at the Community Conference on Water in the San Joaquin Valley (April 24, 2015 in Fresno California). Audio - 29:06 minutes.
Posted: Sat Apr 25, 2015 4:47PM
Pearl River conference (audio/mpeg 2.9MB) - by Jesse Rafert
3 minute piece on american river endangered river nomination pearl river
Posted: Thu Apr 16, 2015 5:52PM
Occupy the Farm, the film, opening Tuesday, 03.31.2015, Oakland (audio/mpeg 1.7MB) - by KPFA Weekend News/Ann Garrison
Occupy the Farm, a film about the 2012 struggle to claim 20 acres of a historic 100 acre farm for community farmers in Albany, will open at the New Parkway theatre in Oakland on Tuesday, March 31st. The University of California owns the land and it has granted one acre to the community farmers working with the University's Department of Natural Resources. Another 5 to 7 acres has been alloted to University research on corn genetics, and the rest has been promised to a big box grocery store ...
Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2015 9:17PM
Rock Palmero III from TELS 2015 on the decades of litigation from LA oil and gas fields (audio/mpeg 42.6MB) - by WTUL News and Views
An introduction to Legacy Lawsuits in the energy sacrifice zone of the United States, the Louisiana coast.
Posted: Mon Mar 16, 2015 5:08PM
(Attachment On: Fukushima Four Years Later) (audio/mpeg 10.3MB) - by Tara Dorabji
Posted: Thu Mar 12, 2015 11:36PM
New Orleans: City Park for Everyone coalition speaks out against golf course construction (audio/mpeg 15.4MB) - by WTUL News & Views
Members of the City Park for Everyone coalition speak out about the golf course construction that just began in the park. (11:11 audio)
Posted: Fri Mar 6, 2015 7:39AM
Voices from the Gulf Howard Page from STEPS Coalition
(Attachment On: Voices from the Gulf: Monique Verdin My Louisiana Love) (audio/mpeg 5.1MB) - by wtulnews
5:33min Howard Page of STEPS Coalition tells his story of the Rev Calvin Johnson's fight to preserve his community and Mississippi wetlands "I've stepped back as far as I can, I can't step back anymore. I'm going to start coming forward." -Rev Calvin Johnson
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:08PM
Voices from the Gulf Louis Skrmetta of Ship Island Excursions
(Attachment On: Voices from the Gulf: Monique Verdin My Louisiana Love) (audio/mpeg 3.3MB) - by wtulnews
Here's Captain Louis Skrmetta, talking about the first time he learned the value of clean water in the Gulf of Mexico I had to first of all explain to my family that this is a bad deal that we shouldn’t be doing this, we should be committed to keeping our bilges clean, putting containers under the engines so that the oil in the bilge won’t go into the water.”
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:22PM
Voices from the Gulf Patty Whitney of Bayou History Center
(Attachment On: Voices from the Gulf: Monique Verdin My Louisiana Love) (audio/mpeg 4.6MB) - by wtulnews
5min Patty Whitney of Bayou History Center and BISCO tells of when she heard of the BP disaster in the Gulf in 2010 "The Deep Water Horizon is actually a metaphor for coastal Louisiana, we’re dead we just haven’t dropped yet. DWH was like being told you have terminal cancer. It may take awhile, but we're gone." http://gulffuture.org
Posted: Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:51PM