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|The Vicious Circle of Inequality|
|Date||Sunday October 07|
|Time||6:00 PM - 8:00 PM|
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Joseph Stiglitz is a Nobel Prize Winner in Economics, a Professor at Columbia University and author of The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future. Joan Walsh is Editor at Large at Salon.com and the moderator.
Source: Joseph Stiglitz: The Price of Inequality
William deBuys provides an update on the recent heat waves and droughts across the country and where we are heading with climate change. He is an environmental activist and author of A Great Aridness: Climate Change and the Future of the American Southwest.
Source: The West in Flames
Sweden’s waste-to-energy program converts household trash into energy, providing electricity and heating to hundreds of thousands of homes across the nation. Bruce Gellerman spoke with Catarina Ostlund of the Swedish Environmental Protection Agency about the program.
Source: Euro Trash Powers Sweden
The California State government has mandated that by 2025, 15 percent of new cars sold in the state must have zero or near-zero emissions. Daniel Sperling, the director of the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California Davis, talks to Bruce Gellerman about this goal.
Source: Keeping Emissions Down in California
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