November 25th, 2009

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Dr. Jane Goodall on Environmental Issues

This lady has spent her life watching the world. Reckon she knows how it works better than most folks do.

Bill Moyers Journal | Dr. Jane Goodall
Bill Moyers Journal: "Despite dire warnings for our endangered planet, Jane Goodall says all is not yet lost - we can change course if we act now. And she should know. Her tough-minded optimism comes from her work as the world's foremost authority on chimpanzees in Tanzania's Gombe National Park."
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The Persistence of Speaking

The more I see of President Nasheed, the more I admire him. He's a little guy from a little nation hardly anyone heard of until recently, but he will not shut up about climate change and the need to stop it. Go, brother, go!

NOW | Drowning Nations
NOW: "The Maldives, a nation of roughly 1,200 low-lying islands in the Indian Ocean, could be underwater by the end of this century if climate change causes ocean levels to rise. On the eve of the big climate summit in Copenhagen, the country's president, Mohamed Nasheed, is warning of a massive exodus from the Maldives if drastic global action is not taken."