Oregon's Governor Ted Kulongoski spoke Friday at the Oregon Convention
Center on how the state can address the climate crisis.The Governor focused
on building an environmentally sound transportation infrastructure, as well
as giving drivers incentives to reduce carbon outp...
How do the 2008 Oregon election candidates stack up … environmentally, that
is. Our Backyard will feature all the candidates between now and the May
primary but first up, the candidates for U.S. Senate: 6 Democrats are vying
for the nomination and the opportunity to unseat ...
KBOO's Chris Andrae spoke with one of the plaintiffs in the lawsuit:A group
of Forest Service Employees has filed a second lawsuit against the Forest
service challenging the agency's use of flame retardant chemicals.
Hosted by Laurie Mercier, this program reviews the case for veganism with
an animal rights activist and a vegan cookbook author. We also hear from a
Seattle activist who works with homeless women, and from an Italian
geographer about the resistance in Sardinia to privati...
There are more reasons than you may have dreamed of why a vegan diet is
good for you and the planet. Matt Rosell and Isa Chandra Moskowitz tell
the Old Mole's Bill Resnick about some of them. Matt works with In
Defense of Animals. Isa is the author of several vegan ...
Much of what is said about responding to climate change and the coming
climate crisis puts the responsibility on the consumer, on the individual.
We're told to buy fluorescent light bulbs, or hybrid cars, or recycled paper,
or other products - and that's supposed to someh...