MainLine Peace Action/DelMont PDA

March 2, 2011

Bill McKibben The Communist

Filed under: environment — Tags: , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 5:48 am

Bill McKibben, founder of 350.org, has been branded communist by Glenn Beck.  Here he ponders that label and its connection to his Boston Red Sox devotion.  If you haven’t read his book “Eaarth,” you owe it to yourself to do so.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2011/02/28/AR2011022803518.html?wpisrc=xs_sl_0001

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February 13, 2011

Peak Oil And Changing Climate

Filed under: economics, environment — Tags: , , , , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 5:41 am

The Nation magazine has started producing a series of videos on this subject.  The first video, linked below, features Noam Chomsky, Bill McKibben, Richard Heinberg and others talking about the decline in the world’s oil supply and the concurrent increase in global warming.  This video is 20 minutes long, but it is important, and you are urged to watch it.

September 2, 2010

Bill McKibben on Letterman

Filed under: environment — Tags: , , , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 7:35 am