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Mind Over Matters: Sustainability Segment

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Location:

Seattle, WA

Networks:

KEXP

Description:

The Sustainability Segment presents one-on-one interviews with inspiring leaders and grass roots activists on a variety of environmental, social, and economic issues affecting life and the future of our planet. Mind Over Matters focuses on today's most important social, political and economic issues giving voice to the people directly impacted and involved. By giving a forum to those not normally heard in corporate media.

Twitter:

@kexp

Language:

English

Contact:

KEXP 90.3FM 113 Dexter Avenue North Seattle, WA 98109 206-903-KEXP


Episodes

Sustainability Segment: Gretchen Goldman

9/18/2017
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Guest Gretchen Goldman, Research Director, Center for Science and Democracy, Union of Concerned Scientists, speaks with Diane Horn about the UCS report “Sidelining Science Since Day One: How the Trump Administration Has Harmed Public Health and Safety in Its First Six Months”.

Duration: 00:25:38


Sustainability Segment: Tom Fucoloro

8/28/2017
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Guest Tom Fucoloro, Founder and Editor of Seattle Bike Blog, speaks with Diane Horn about Seattle's new stationless bikeshare

Duration: 00:28:32


Sustainability Segment: Rich Stolz and Jeff Johnson

8/21/2017
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Guests Rich Stolz, Executive Director of One America, and Jeff Johnson, President of the Washington State Labor Council, speak with Diane Horn about the Alliance for Jobs and Clean Energy and their campaign to pass equitable climate action in 2018

Duration: 00:28:30


Sustainability Segment: Darcy Nonemacher and Christopher Wierzbicki

8/14/2017
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Guests Darcy Nonemacher, Government Affairs Director of the Washington Environmental Council, and Christopher Wierzbicki, Executive Director of Futurewise, speak with Diane Horn about the outcome of environmental legislation in the 2017 Washington State legislative session.

Duration: 00:28:47


Sustainability Segment: Joanna Nelson des Flores and Michael Yadrick

7/31/2017
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Guests Joanna Nelson des Flores, Green Cities Director at Fonterra, and Michael Yadrick, Plant Ecologist at Seattle Parks and Recreation, speak with Diane Horn about the work of the Green Seattle Partnership to restore and actively maintain the City's forested parklands.

Duration: 00:28:24


Sustainability Segment: Eric de Place

7/24/2017
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Guest Eric de Place, Policy Director at the Sightline Institute, speaks with Diane Horn about his new report “Northwest Targets: Communities Threatened by Coal, Oil, and Gas.“

Duration: 00:25:22


Sustainability Segment: Zoltan Grossman

7/17/2017
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Guest Zoltan Grossman, Professor of Geography & Native Studies at The Evergreen State College, speaks with Diane Horn about his most recent book “Unlikely Alliances: Native Nations & White Communities Join to Defend Rural Lands."

Duration: 00:28:50


Sustainablity Segment: Meredith Wadman

7/10/2017
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Guest Meredith Wadman speaks with Diane Horn about her book “The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease.”

Duration: 00:27:25


Sustainability Segment: Bruce Herbert

7/3/2017
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Guest Bruce Herbert, Founder and Chief Executive of Newground Social Investment, speaks with Diane Horn about progress made by shareholder advocacy during 2017.

Duration: 00:28:03


Sustainability Segment: Gar Alperovitz

5/15/2017
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Guest Gar Alperovitz, co-founder, Democracy Collaborative, and co-chair, The Next System Project, speaks with Diane Horn about buying out the fossil fuel industry to address climate change.

Duration: 00:26:26


Sustainability Segment: Alan Spears and Rob Smith

5/8/2017
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Guests Alan Spears, Cultural Resources Director, and Rob Smith, Northwest Regional Director, National Parks Conservation Association, speak with Diane Horn about protecting America's National Park System for present and future generations.

Duration: 00:27:42


Sustainability Segment: Lynda Mapes

5/1/2017
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Guest Lynda Mapes, Seattle Times Reporter, speaks with Diane Horn about her most recent book Witness Tree: Seasons of Change with a Century-Old Oak.

Duration: 00:28:17


Sustainability Segment: Paul Hawken

4/24/2017
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Guest Paul Hawken, environmentalist, entrepreneur, and Co-founder and Executive Director, Project Drawdown, speaks with Diane Horn about the book “Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming”, for which he is the Editor.

Duration: 00:28:34


Sustainability Segment: Bea Covington and Deirdre Grace

4/17/2017
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Guests Bea Covington, Executive Director, and Deirdre Grace, Community Engagement Manager of King Conservation District, speak with Diane Horn about the work of the King Conservation District to promote the sustainable use of natural resources through responsible stewardship.

Duration: 00:27:06


Sustainability Segment: John Brosnan

4/10/2017
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Guest John Brosnan, Executive Director of Seattle Audubon, speaks with Diane Horn about the Neighborhood Flyways Campaign.

Duration: 00:28:01


Sustainability Segment: Jonathan Rosenblum

4/3/2017
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Guest Jonathan Rosenblum speaks with Diane Horn about his book Beyond $15: Immigrant Workers, Faith Activists, and the Revival of the Labor Movement.

Duration: 00:25:50


Sustainability Segment: Coll Thrush

3/27/2017
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Guest Coll Thrush, Associate Professor of History at the University of British Columbia speaks with Diane Horn about his book Native Seattle: Histories from the Crossing-Over Place, Second Edition.

Duration: 00:24:00


Sustainability Segment: Bob Carey

3/20/2017
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Guest Bob Carey, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Nature Conservancy in Washington, speaks with Diane Horn about the Floodplains by Design project, a public-private partnership working to reduce flood risk and restore habitat along Washington's major rivers.

Duration: 00:16:36


Sustainability Segment: Heather Trim and Margaret Shield

3/13/2017
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Guests Heather Trim, Executive Director of Zero Waste Washington, and Margaret Shield, Owner and Principal of Community Environmental Health Strategies, speak with Diane Horn about the benefits and status of medicine take back programs in Washington State

Duration: 00:28:49


Sustainability Segment: Joel Berg

3/6/2017
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Guest Joel Berg, CEO, Hunger Free America, speaks with Diane Horn about his book America We Need to Talk: A Self-Help Book for the Nation.

Duration: 00:26:55

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