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Your Community Spirit 2016-01-01

21:33 minutes (9.86 MB)

News includes California Gas Leak Called Biggest Disaster Since BP; This Christmas Shattered Heat Records; 7 Most Interesting Climate Findings Of 2015; Biggest Energy And Climate Stories Of 2015. Happenings include Ice Skating Rink Fundraiser; Farmers Market; Labyrinth Walk; Transpoetic Playground; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration; Yoga; Christmahanukwanzadan.

Your Community Spirit 2016-01-08

28:13 minutes (12.91 MB)

News includes California Gas Leak Is So Bad That Governor Declares Emergency; Study Links Fracking To Even More Health Problems; China Isn't Approving Any New Coal Mines For The Next 3 Years; 2016 Climate Fiction Short Story Contest. Happenings include Ice Skating Rink Fundraiser; Farmers Market; Peace And Justice Vigil; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Movie And Pizza Party; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration; Yoga; Christmahanukwanzadan.

Your Community Spirit 2016-01-15

29:44 minutes (13.61 MB)

News includes Oklahoma Residents Sue Energy Company Over Earthquake Damage; Leaking Methane Plume Spreading Across L.A.'s San Fernando Valley; Coal's Decline Sends Arch Into Bankruptcy And Activists Aiming For Its Leases. U.S. Solar Created More Jobs Than Oil And Gas Extraction. Happenings include Ice Skating Rink Fundraiser; Movie And Pizza Party; Farmers Market; New Humanist Forum; Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration; Transpoetic Playground; Yoga; Carbondale: Unifying Our Community; Kitchen Gadget Swap; Christmahanukwanzadan.

Your Community Spirit 2016-01-22

29:46 minutes (13.63 MB)

News includes Climate Change Raises A Troubling Question: Who Gets To Eat; EPA Issues Emergency Order Over Flint Water Crisis; Australia's Two Largest Solar PV Plants Completed, Doubling Large-Scale Capacity; What Will It Take For America To Go 100 Percent Renewable. Happenings include Ice Skating RInk Fundraiser; Farmers Market; Kitchen Gadget Swap; Christmahanukwanzadan; Freecycle.

Your Community Spirit 2016-01-29

28:11 minutes (12.9 MB)

News includes Massive Snowstorms Don't Disprove Global Warming; 5 Percent Of Polluters Create 90 Percent Of Toxic Emissions; Denmark Preps For Climate Change By Building Parks That Can Transform Into Ponds; California's Rooftop Solar Industry Wins In Head To Head With Utilities. Happenings include Cousin Andy's Groundhog Revival Benefit Concert; Farmers Market; Frack Free Feast; Racial Taboo Film Showing; Transpoetic Playground; Labyrinth Walk.

Your Community Spirit 2016-02-05

31:22 minutes (14.36 MB)

Interview Mona Gertman with Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Southern Illinois. News includes The Southwest May Have Entered A Drier Climate State; There May Soon Be More Plastic In The Oceans Than Fish; The Fight Against Offshore Drilling That's Unifying Towns Along The East Coast; Solar Panel Costs Set To Fall 10 Percent A Year. Happenings include Laughter Yoga; Taste Of Chocolate; Peace And Justice Vigil; Labyrinth Walk; Darwin Week; I Heart Eco Mini-Camp; Labyrinth Peace Park.

Your Community Spirit 2016-02-12

28:10 minutes (12.89 MB)

News includes Gas Leak At Porter Ranch Well Is Stopped Temporarily; Majority Of Science Teachers Are Teaching Climate Change, But Not Always Correctly; Nearly 3,000 Climate Scientists Condemn Australia's Dramatic Research Cuts; Supreme Court Halts Clean Power Plan; What Happens When An NAACP Leader Becomes A Climate Activist. Happenings include Farmers Market; Nightingale For DuBois; Black History Month; Flyover Gardens Open House; Can You Dig This; Continuing The Conversation.

Your Community Spirit 2016-02-19

15:44 minutes (7.2 MB)

News includes 175 Oil And Gas Companies Could Go Bankrupt This Year; Prisoners Draw Corporate Evil-Doers Who Should Be In Jail But Aren't; Coalition of U.S. States Pledges To Accelerate Renewable Energy Efforts. Happenings include Chicken Farm Info And Planning Meeting; Movie And Pizza Party; Seed Swap; Black History Month; New Humanist Forum; 778 Bullets Film Showing; Continuing The Conversation; Questions Of Faith And Reality. NOTE: A portion of the broadcast episode was not included in this podcast episode due to technical difficulties with the audio recording.

Your Community Spirit 2016-03-04

27:48 minutes (12.73 MB)

News includes Climate Impact Predicted To Cause 500,000 Extra Deaths By 2050; New York Lost Billions With Fossil Fuel Investments; Climate Activists Threaten To Shut Down World's Major Coal Sites; Milan Wants To Pay People To Bicycle To Work; For First Time, Solar Will Be Top New Source Of Grid Energy This Year. Happenings include Cousin Andy's Coffeehouse; Farmers Market; Vigil For Peace And Justice; Labyrinth Walk; Global Perspective On Education For Women And Girls; Spring Cleanup Day.

Your Community Spirit 2016-03-11

29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

News includes Dangerous Global Warming Will Happen Sooner Than Thought; Iditarod Sled Dog Race Lacks Snow, So Alaska Ships Some In; TV Show Makes Climate Change A Serious Political Thriller; During Most Important Year For Climate News, TV Coverage Fell; South Africa Just Opened Continent's First Solar-Powered Airport. Happenings include Farmers Market; Art Hives Carbondale; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Girls Rock Carbondale Benefit Show; Jackson County Board Vote On Zoning; Community Grants And Programs Workshop; Spring Cleanup Day.

Your Community Spirit 2016-03-18

27:39 minutes (12.66 MB)

News includes Beyond Record Hot, February Was Astronomical And Strange; Native American Tribe Gets Federal Funds To Flee Rising Seas; Peabody Says It May Need To File Bankruptcy Amid Coal Rout; Surging Renewables Keep Global CO2 Flat As Economy Grows; World's Biggest Floating Solar Farm Powers Up Outside London. Happenings include Movie And Pizza Party; Spring Cleanup Day; Farmers Market; All Species Puppet Making; Art Hives Carbondale; Community Forum On Poverty.

Your Community Spirit 2016-03-25

27:54 minutes (12.78 MB)

News includes Scientists Warn Drastic Climate Impacts Coming Much Sooner Than Expected; Climate Activists Disrupt Gulf Oil And Gas Auction In New Orleans; Exxon Mobil Must Allow Climate Change Vote; Renewable Energy Investments Set A Record In 2015. Happenings include Farmers Market; Green Earth March Volunteer Workday; Questions Of Faith And Reality; Shred Day And Electronics Recycling; Labyrinth Walk; Carbondale Tool Lending Library.

Your Community Spirit 2016-04-01

26:07 minutes (11.95 MB)

News includes 7 Million Americans At Risk Of Man-Made Earthquakes, USGS Says; Climate Fraud Investigation Of Exxon Draws Attention Of 18 Attorneys General; World's Coastal Cities Unsaveable If We Don't Slash Carbon Pollution; Hundreds Line Up To Reserve Tesla's New Model 3 Electric Car. Happenings include Farmers Market; Shred Day And Electronics Recycling; Mason Bee Hive And Compost Bin Workshop; Southern Illinois AIDS Walk; Monthly Peace And Justice Vigil; Labyrinth Walk; Dream Works; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Sale To Fight World Hunger; Carbondale Tool Lending Library.

Your Community Spirit 2016-04-08

29:59 minutes (13.73 MB)

News includes Everything We Know About How To Talk About Climate Change; British Columbia's Carbon Tax Has Been So Successful That Businesses Want To Increase It; Climate Change Is Going To Hurt Us In A Lot Of Weird Ways; California Seeks Solar Solution To Outage Concerns After Aliso Canyon Gas Leak. Happenings include 16th Annual For Kids' Sake Art Auction; New Community Learning Center At Gaia House; Beautiful Southern Ride; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Sale To Fight World Hunger; Carbondale Tool Lending Library.

Your Community Spirit 2016-04-22

30:46 minutes (14.08 MB)

News includes Melting Ice Sheets Changing How The Earth Rotates; We Just Crushed The Global Record For Hottest Start Of Any Year; 250 Faith Leaders Demand Nations Ratify Paris Climate Deal; U.S. Solar Market Is Now 1 Million Installations Strong; New Campaign Calls For Polluters To Pay For What They Break. Happenings include Native Plant Giveaway; All Species Puppet Parade; Paganism Art Reception; Continuing The Conversation; Questions Of Faith And Reality; 16th Annual For Kids' Sake Art Auction; Carbondale Tool Lending Library; Labyrinth Walk; Southern Illinois AIDS Candlelight Vigil.

Your Community Spirit 2016-04-29

31:24 minutes (14.37 MB)

News includes India's Worst Drought In 50 Years; Solar Impulse Pilot: I Flew Over Plastic Waste As Big As A Continent; Amazonian Tribe In Peru Takes Hostages After Oil Spill; 1.5 Celsius Vs 2 Celsius Global Warming; Two Senators Want The U.S. To Start Selling War Bonds To Fight Climate Change. Happenings Include 16th Annual For Kids' Sake Auction; Carbondale Tool Lending Library; Labyrinth Walk; Southern IL AIDS Candlelight Vigil; Transpoetic Playground; Sustainable Living Film Series.

Your Community Spirit 2016-05-06

30:33 minutes (13.99 MB)

News includes Texas Floods Sending Toxic Fossil Fuels Runoff Into Public Waters; Oil Giants Would Be Worth More By Drilling Less In A Low-Carbon World; Even Sanders' Plan To Curb Fossil Fuel Production Isn't Ambitious Enough; Scientists May Have Found The Key To Motivating People To Act On Climate Change; A Simple New Way To Store Energy. Happenings include Give And Go; Cinco De Mayo; Freecycle; Cousin Andy's; Plant Sale; Monthly Peace Vigil; Continuing The Conversation; New Humanist Forum.

Your Community Spirit 2016-05-20

31:51 minutes (14.58 MB)

News includes Climate Change Puts 1.3 Billion People and 158 Trillion Dollars At Risk, Says World Bank; 99 Percent Chance That This Will Be Hottest Year On Record; Youth Win Climate Case Against Massachusetts In State's High Court; Solar Power Is Already Saving Lives In The U.S. Happenings include May 2016 Bicycle Scavenger Hunt; Bike To Work Day; Movie And Pizza Party; Rainbow Cafe's Third Annual Yard Sale; WDBX Yard Sale; Bell Smith Springs Hike; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Poor Health: Health Consequences Of Extended Poverty; Farmers Market; Annual Plant Sale; Grand

Your Community Spirit 2016-05-20 Part 2

18:06 minutes (8.29 MB)

Interview with Aur "Da Energy Mon" Beck about WDBX's "Power The Tower" campaign. This summer, WDBX-FM will be working with local solar energy installer Advanced Energy Solutions to make WDBX the first solar-powered non-profit in Southern Illinois! This interview originally aired on the "Bang Bang Bang" show on WDBX which airs after Your Community Spirit. It is included in the Your Community Spirit podcast because it features an interview with Aur "Da Energy Mon" Beck.

Your Community Spirit 2016-05-27

30:30 minutes (13.96 MB)

News includes Global CO2 Emissions Still Accelerating; Indians Demand Government Action After Temperatures Hit 51 Celsius; Exxon Mobil's Shareholders Meeting Overrun By Climate Demands; More Americans Now Work In Solar Power Than The Extraction Of Oil And Gas, Or Coal; Meet The Next Generation Of Bus. Happenings include Fourth Friday Fair; Annual Plant Sale; Harvesting 101; Grand Opening Of Super Splash Park; Human Trafficking Discussion; Game Night At Gaia House; Honor Veterans, Wage Peace; Labyrinth Walk; Third Annual Garden Tour.

Your Community Spirit 2016-06-03

28:10 minutes (12.9 MB)

News includes New York Assembly Just Passed Nation's Most Ambitious Climate Bill; Zombie Wildfires Have Awakened In Alaska; Climate Change Could Wreck Yellowstone, Statue Of Liberty, Galapagos Islands, Other UNESCO Sites; Africa's Most Vulnerable Face Even Hotter Future; Europe Keeps Hitting Clean Energy Milestones. Happenings include Fourth Friday Fair; Honor Veterans, Wage Peace; Labyrinth Walk; Third Annual Garden Tour; Native Landscaping; Transpoetic Playground; Bringing It Home Film Showing.

Your Community Spirit 2016-06-10

32:22 minutes (14.81 MB)

Interview with Richard Garriott about Personal Rapid Transit. Richard Garriott is an award-winning computer game developer, space explorer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and adventure traveler. News includes Recent Deluge In France Boosted By Warming; Norway Targets Climate Neutrality By 2030; Solar Boat Attempting To Cross The Atlantic; Summer Of Anti-Pipeline Action In Vermont Begins With Three Blockades. Happenings include Movie And Pizza Party; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; New Humanist Forum.

Your Community Spirit 2016-06-10 Richard Garriott Interview

20:16 minutes (9.28 MB)

Interview with Richard Garriott about Personal Rapid Transit. Richard Garriott is an award-winning computer game developer, space explorer, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and adventure traveler.

Your Community Spirit 2016-06-17

28:24 minutes (13 MB)

News includes Antarctica's CO2 Level Tops 400 PPM For First Time In Perhaps 4 Million Years; Greenland Hits Record 75 Degrees Fahrenheit, Sets Melt Record; Climate Scientists Urge Obama To Rule Out More Arctic Oil And Gas Exploration; Second Largest City In The U.S. Is On The Verge Of Being 100 Percent Renewable. Happenings include Live On Main; New Humanist Forum; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; Edible Wild Plants; Peace Mural Celebration.

Your Community Spirit 2016-06-24

28:57 minutes (13.26 MB)

News includes Exxon Loses Bid To Fight Virgin Islands Subpoena In State Court; Without Emissions Cuts, Summer Heat Will Get Even Deadlier; Top Architect Of Climate Deal Warns Against Brexit; Thousands Of Cities From Six Continents Just Agreed To Work On Climate Change; First Self-Driving, 3D-Printed Smart Bus Hits The Streets Of Washington, D.C. Happenings include Fourth Friday Fair; Kid's Play Day, Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Peace Mural Celebration.

Your Community Spirit 2016-07-01

30:24 minutes (13.92 MB)

News includes U.S. Virgin Islands To Withdraw Subpoena In Climate Probe Into Exxon; New Study Says Window For Avoiding 1.5 Degrees Celsius Global Warming Has Closed; Climate Change's Growing Impact On People Experiencing Homelessness; New Podcast Talks About How To Deal With Climate Change; U.S. Solar Power Market Hits All-Time High. Happenings include Labyrinth Walk; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; Peace Mural Dedication And Vigil; Caravan To Cuba; Introduction To Permaculture; Alternatives To Lawns.

Your Community Spirit 2016-07-08

27:06 minutes (12.4 MB)

News includes Virgin Islands And Exxon Agree To Uneasy Truce Over Climate Probe; 31 Science Groups To Congress: Stop Denying And Start Fighting Climate Change; Explosive Oil Trains Are Feeling Some Serious Heat This Week; Could Solar Meet 13% Of Global Power Demand By 2030. Happenings include Peace Mural Dedication And Vigil; Caravan To Cuba; Continuing The Conversation; Southern Illinois LGBTQ Social Group Meeting; Introduction To Permaculture; Alternatives To Lawns.

Your Community Spirit 2016-07-15

28:04 minutes (12.85 MB)

News includes U.S. Faces Dramatic Rise In Extreme Heat, Humidity; Negative Emissions Key To Meeting 2 Degree Celsius Threshold; Pacific Islands Nations Consider World's First Treaty To Ban Fossil Fuels; Solar Impulse 2 Lands In Egypt In Penultimate Stop Of World Tour. Happenings include Solar Knowledge Course; New Humanist Forum; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Fourth Friday Fair; Alternatives To Lawns.

Your Community Spirit 2016-07-22

33:19 minutes (15.25 MB)

News includes Blazing Hot First Half Of 2016 Sends Climate Records Tumbling; Extreme Heat Is Exhausting And Expensive; Tesla Wants To Help You Become Your Own Solar Utility, And Sell Lots Of Self-Driving Cars; Got Tons of CO2, Get More Giant Trees. Happenings include Power The Tower; Youth Fundraiser For Homeless Services; Fourth Friday Fair; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Questions Of Faith And Reality; Alternatives To Lawns.

Your Community Spirit 2016-07-29

27:10 minutes (12.43 MB)

News includes World's Largest Carbon Producers Face Landmark Human Rights Case; High Chance That Current Atmospheric Greenhouse Gases Commit To Warmings Greater Than 1.5 Celsius Over Land; 10,000 March In Philly Calling For A Clean Energy Revolution; Sun-Powered Airplane Completes Historic Trip Around The World. Happenings include Alternatives To Lawns; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; Vigil For Peace And Justice; Hiroshima And Nagasaki Commemoration.

Your Community Spirit 2016-08-05

29:18 minutes (13.41 MB)

News includes Latest Climate Report Says Heat, More Heat, And Signs Of Worse To Come; Sea Level Rise Could Put Millions Of U.S. Homes Underwater By 2100; Movement For Black Lives Calls For Fossil Fuel Divestment; California's Fast-Track Solar Permits Let The Sun Shine In Faster And Cheaper; Unitarian Universalists Sue For Right To Use Solar Panels, Cite Religious Freedom. Happenings include Peace And Justice Vigil; Labyrinth Walk; Hiroshima And Nagasaki Commemoration; Farmers Market; Learn About 2017 Solar Eclipse; Freecycle.

Your Community Spirit 2016-08-12

28:18 minutes (12.95 MB)

News includes Epic Middle East Heat Wave Could Be Global Warming's Hellish Courtain-Raiser; Murdoch-Owned TV Channel Will Air Landmark Climate Series Right Before Election; Latest Community To Crack Down On Fossil Fuel Shipments; First American Offshore Wind Turbines Installed. Happenings include Back To School Bash; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; New Humanist Forum; Freecycle.

Your Community Spirit 2016-08-19

28:00 minutes (12.81 MB)

News includes July Makes 15 Record Hot Months In A Row; In A Warming World, Deluges Like Louisiana's Expected To Increase; Native American Protesters Disrupt Work On Oil Pipeline; U.K. Approves World's Largest Wind Farm; Renewables Soar By 70 Percent In World's 20 Major Economies. Happenings include Green Earth Volunteer Workday; New Humanist Forum; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; WDBX Summer Street Festival; Freecycle.

Your Community Spirit 2016-08-26

27:56 minutes (12.79 MB)

News includes Delware-Sized Chunk Of Ice Could Dislodge From Antarctic Shelf; Climate Change Will Cost Millennials More Than Student Debt Or The Great Recession; Native American Pipeline Protest Halts Construction In North Dakota; Climate Activists Arrested While Protesting Offshore Drilling; Chilean Solar Delivers Cheapest Electricity Ever, Anywhere, By Any Technology. Happenings include Fourth Friday Fair; Derby, Baby Film Screening; WDBX Summer Street Festival; Pasta And Trivia Fun-raiser; Frack Free Fest; Freecycle; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market.

Your Community Spirit 2016-09-02

28:41 minutes (13.13 MB)

News includes Severe Drought In India Pushed Thousands Of Farmers To Suicide; Leading Insurers Tell G20 To Stop Funding Fossil Fuels By 2020; Dozens More Arrested Fighting Massive Midwestern Oil Pipeline; Florida Tries To Reclaim Identity As Sunshine State. Happenings include Peace And Justice Vigil; Rotaract Student Welcome Dinner; Labyrinth Walk; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; Bobcats, Foxes, and Coyotes; Bell Smith Springs Hike; For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K.

Your Community Spirit 2016-09-09

16:35 minutes (7.59 MB)

News includes Hybrid Solar And Wind Systems Attract Turbine Makers In India; Pakistan To Add 1 GW Wind Energy Capacity Over Next 2 Years. Happenings include Fundraising For Standing Rock; Prison Strike Teach-In And Potluck; Out Of The Darkness Walk To Prevent Suicide; Bell Smith Springs Hike; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Wildflower Walk. Unfortunately, the first ten minutes of this episode were not recorded.

Your Community Spirit 2016-09-16

31:07 minutes (14.24 MB)

News includes From 280 Tribes, A Protest On The Plains; Record-Smashing August Means Long-Awaited Jump In Global Warming Is Here; Major Corporations That Support Climate Action Are Funding Politicians Who Oppose It; A Car That Smiles And A Mind-Blowing Electric Bus; Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, Paiutes Sign Deal For Another Big Solar Array Project. Happenings include Standing Rock Donation Drive; Wildflower Walk; Folkstravaganza XVII; New Humanist Forum; Continuing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Market; Get To Know Your Green Fee; Potluck By Gaia House RSO; Campaign Nonv

Your Community Spirit 2016-09-23

28:26 minutes (13.02 MB)

News includes Recalculating The Climate Math; Dakota Access Pipeline Fight; Tesla Wins Massive Contract To Help Power California Grid; Wave Power Has Finally Come To The United States; World's Largest Solar Plant Goes Online. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; 47th Annual Rotary Community Yard Sale; Invasive Species Removal At Green Earth's Pyles Fork Spot; Carbondale Hafla For Humanity; Pride Picnic; Illinois Initiative Meetup; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Forest Communities Of Southern Illinois; For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K; Peace And Justice Vigil; Native Tree An

Your Community Spirit 2016-09-30

27:26 minutes (12.56 MB)

News includes World Passes 400 PPM Threshold Permanently; SEC Involvement Sharpens #ExxonKnew Focus On What Its Accountants Knew; 21 Arrested During Peaceful Prayer Ceremony At Standing Rock; Dutch Parliament Votes To Close Down Country's Coal Industry; Incredible Price Drops Jumpstart Clean Energy Revolution. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; For Kids' Sake Superhero 5K; Native Tree And Plant Sale; Heartland Solar Tour; Peace And Justice Vigil; Rainbow Cafe Gala; Labyrinth Walk; Continuing The Conversation; Downtown Community Farmers Market.

Your Community Spirit 2016-10-07

29:40 minutes (13.58 MB)

News includes Hurricanes Will Worsen As Planet Warms And Sea Levels Rise; Removing CO2 Only Hope For Fixing Climate Change; Ending Climate Silence Is the Most Important Thing You Can Do To Fight Global Warming; EV Sales Hit New High-Water Mark Despite Low Oil Prices And Lack Of Availability. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Gaia House Stakeholder Retreat; Raise The Roof For Carbondale Thrift Shop; Go Granny D; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Campus Lake Challenges And Opportunities; New Humanist Forum.

Your Community Spirit 2016-10-14

28:53 minutes (13.23 MB)

News includes Fossil Fuel Production Than Previously Thought; Climate Activists Shut Down All US-Canada Tar Sands Pipelines; Dakota Access Opponents Thinking Bigger, Aim To Halt Entire Pipeline; Quantum Dot Solar Windows Evolve With Doctor Blade Spreading; Book Review: Everything Change. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Haunted Carbondale Walking Tour; Invasive Species Removal; Empty Bowls Fundraiser; Carbondale Zombie Walk; Science Of Cocktails Science Center Fundraiser; New Humanist Forum; Environmental Justice; Continuiing The Conversation; Transpoetic Playground; Farmers Mar

Your Community Spirit 2016-10-21

26:57 minutes (12.34 MB)

News includes Global Agriculture Needs Profound Transformation To Fight Climate Change And Protect Food Security; The Debates Are Over And No One Asked About Climate Change; Norway Faces Climate Lawsuit Over Arctic Oil Exploration Plans; In Illinois, New Rules Expected To Make Solar Faster And Cheaper. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock.; Dymaxion Days; Haunted Carbondale Walking Tour; Movie And Pizza Party; Continuing The Conversation; Farmers Market; Illinois Initiative Meetup; Flower Arranging With Wildflowers; SENSE Costume Halloween Party.

Your Community Spirit 2016-11-04

27:15 minutes (12.47 MB)

News includes Last Chance To Limit Global Warming To Safe Levels; Solar Companies Are Suing Over Florida's Deceptive Solar Initiative; Years Of Living Dangerously Returns To Television Sunday; Tesla Boss Elon Musk Unveils Solar Roof Tiles. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Vigil For Peace And Justice; Green Earth's Fall Social; Labyrinth Walk; 13th Documentary Film Showing; Catfish, Carp, Water Quality, And Other Challenges; Indigenous People's Day Feast.

Your Community Spirit 2016-11-11

27:15 minutes (12.48 MB)

News includes Trump Will Be Fossil Fuel Industry's Greatest Gift; Washington State Voters Reject Nation's First Carbon Tax; Florida Voted Down Anti-Solar Initiative; Clean Tech Will Move Forward Despite Trump Administration. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Native American Heritage Month; AIDS Auction And Reception; Indigenous Peoples Day Feast; 13th Film Documentary Film Showing; New Humanist Forum.

Your Community Spirit 2016-11-18

30:00 minutes (13.73 MB)

News includes Game Over For Climate; Planning For Environmental Carnage Under Donald Trump's Budget; Dakota Access Protesters Target Army Corps Offices Nationwide; Morocco's Mosques Join Fight Against Climate Change. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Thanksgiving Indoor Farmers Market; Antifascist Coalition; New Humanist Forum; 12 Annual Southern Illinois Alternative Gift Fair.

Your Community Spirit 2016-11-25

21:29 minutes (9.84 MB)

Happenings include Indigenous People's Day and Buy Nothing Day. News includes For Muslim Environmentalists, The Fight Just Got A Lot Harder; REI And Patagonia Are Making Black Friday Slightly Less Awful; The Future Doesn't Suck; Planned Parenthood Gets More Than 50,000 Donations In Mike Pence's Name; White House Stays Quite After Police Confrontation At Standing Rock; With Or Without The US, The World's Going To Move Forward On Climate Change.

Your Community Spirit 2016-12-02

29:47 minutes (13.63 MB)

News includes 2,000 Veterans Head To Support Dakota Access Protesters, Offer Protection From Police; The Arctic Is A Seriously Weird Place Right Now; Environmental Organizations See An Outpouring Of Support Post-Election; India Unveils World's Largest Solar Power Plant. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Peace And Justice Vigil; Labyrinth Walk; Essays On Natural History Of Illinois; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Antifascist Coalition; Christmahanukwanzadan; New Humanist Forum; Alternative GIft Fair; Free Meals At Town Square; Freecycle.

Your Community Spirit 2016-12-09

32:14 minutes (14.76 MB)

News includes History Reveals Greenland Ice Might Melt Much Faster Than Believed; Standing Rock Sioux Will Be Ready To Take Trump Challenge To Courts; Comic-Book Cure For Climate Change; Google Will Achieve 100 Percent Renewable Energy In 2017. Happenings include Donations To Standing Rock; Farmers Market; Invasives Pull; Labyrinth Peace Park Restoration Group; Antifascist Coalition; Christmahanukwanzadan; Between Two Rivers And Taking Pinhook Film Showings; Free Meals At Town Square; New Humanist Forum; Alternative Gift Fair; Freecycle; Art Exhibit By Incarcerated People From Stateville Priso

Your Community Spirit 2016-12-16

29:26 minutes (13.47 MB)

News includes Methane Emissions Racing Toward Nightmare Status; Portland Bans New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure In Stand Against Climate Change; Scientists Try To Download Government Climate Data Before It Disappears Forever; Deepwater Gets Okay For Full Throttle At Block Island Wind Farm; Solar Capacity Growth Has Increased 99 Percent Since Last Quarter. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Silent Art Auction; Art Exhibit By Encarcerated People From Stateville Prison; Movie And Pizza Party; Cousin Andy's Concert Series; Farmers Market; Girls Rock Carbondale Presents 13th Documentary;

Your Community Spirit 2016-12-23

30:33 minutes (13.98 MB)

Featuring an interview with Sharon about the Illinois Global Scholars Program. News includes North Pole 50 Degrees Warmer Than Usual; Arctic Ice Melt Already Affecting Weather Patterns Where You Live Right Now; Climate Change Played A Role In Dozens Of Floods, Heatwaves, And Droughts Last Year; Seattle Judge Rules Children's Climate Change Lawsuit Can Proceed; India Plans Nearly 60 Percent Of Electricity Capacity From Non-Fossil Fuels By 2027. Happenings include Donations For Standing Rock; Continuing The Conversation; Water Ways Exhibit; Labyrinth Walk.

Your Community Spirit 2016-12-30

29:05 minutes (13.32 MB)

News includes India's Renewable Promise; Las Vegas Runs Municipal Facilities On Renewables; Reindeer Grazing Helps Increase Amount Of Sunlight Reflected Back Into Space.