Globalization

DavidFridley.jpg

Scientist David Fridley on energy, China and globalization

26 May 2007 | |
View all related to biofuel | China | Energy | Globalization | Renewables | Resource Depletion | Transportation
View all related to David Fridley

David Fridley, staff scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, discusses biofuels, China, globalization and high fuel prices with Global Public Media's Julian Darley.

257.jpg

Peak Moment: A Defining Moment in Human History

29 Jan 2007 | |
View all related to Climate Change | Corporatism | Democracy | Fiscal Policy and Dollar Hegemony | Globalization | Local Culture | Peak Moment Television | Relocalization | Resource Depletion
The planet is rapidly confronting us with limits to the exploitative, dominator system of the past 5000 years. David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World, and more recently The Great Turning: From Empire to Earth Community, implores us to replace the old dominator-control stories with new stories -- affirming life values of cooperation, community and interdependence. Episode 48.
262.jpg

Peak Moment: Yes! Building a Just, Sustainable, and Compassionate World

09 Jan 2007 | |
View all related to Climate Change | Corporatism | Democracy | Energy | Globalization | Local Culture | Local Health Care | Media and Advertising | Oil | Peak Moment Television
Yes! magazine counters mainstream media by giving us stories of people creating sustainable, just and positive futures. Executive Editor, Sarah Van Gelder discusses healthcare for all, alternatives to prisons, peak oil, living democracy, climate change, working together, and how each of us can begin creating change. Episode 42.
259.jpg

Peak Moment: Business Alliance for Local Living Economies

03 Oct 2006 | |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Local Food | Local Money | Peak Moment Television
Don Shaffer recounts BALLE's vision of local living economies ensuring that economic power resides locally, where it can enhance community life and natural systems--as a counter to economic globalization. BALLE's autonomous networks of local businesses initiate programs like "Buy Local First." Episode 46.
260.jpg

Peak Moment: The Small-Mart Revolution

03 Oct 2006 | |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Local Money | Peak Moment Television | Relocalization
Michael Shuman advocates "Going Local," showing how local businesses are beating global competition and helping to create self-reliant communities. One innovative idea: invest locally by moving a portion of pension funds into regional stock exchanges. Episode 44.
John Urry

John Urry on Social Networks

08 Oct 2006 | |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Local Culture | Relocalization
John Urry, Professor of Sociology at Lancaster University and Director of the Centre for Mobility Research, speaks with Global Public Media's Julian Darley about the sociological value of personal networks, travel and tourism, and the effect peak oil will have on how we interact with one another.
Julian Darley

Julian Darley on Deconstructing Dinner

26 Oct 2006 |
View all related to Climate Change | Deconstructing Dinner | Food Security | Globalization | Local Food | Oil
Global Public Media's Julian Darley spoke in Vancouver in February 2006, and the Vancouver-based Necessary Voices Society was on hand to record his presentation. In October, Deconstructing Dinner featured his presentation in a program about the relationship between food and fossil fuels.
CBC Radio 2

Canadian Clips

16 Oct 2006 |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Money | Oil
A round up of recent relevant stories collected from CBC Radio in Canada.
 Blank (no image)

Lester Brown "On Point"

15 Feb 2006 |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Renewables
Earth Policy Institute president Lester Brown appears on E&E TV's "On Point" to discuss the threat of Chinese consumption growth, the promise of wind power and other themes from his new book, "Plan B 2.0."
168.jpg

Lifeboat Show: Handling the Corporatocracy

17 Oct 2005 |
View all related to Climate Change | Globalization | Lifeboat Show
Caren Black and Christopher Paddon of The Lifeboat Show talk to Dr. Kevin Danaher on the subject of globalization.