Listen Up! Northwest program 59: Global economics and climate change

Listen Up! Northwest is a collaboratively produced radio magazine featuring stories of communities in action throughout the Northwest. Each broadcast highlights the work of skilled community radio producers and artists from our region, including Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, and Washington.

This week's program takes several looks at the impact of global economics on climate change.

Doctor David Suzuki of British Columbia compares the "eco" in ecology and economics. (Scott Powell, Amanda Bellerby and Jasmine Williams, If You Love This Planet)

A Greenpeace co-founder talks about what we can do to help stop climate change. (Maggie Hughes, The Other Side - of the News, Toronto, Ontario)

Tzeporah Berman has strong roots in defending forests, but now she's taken her fight to climate change. (Alex Smith, Radio Ecoshock, Burnaby, BC).

Music by Northwest artists, DJ B-girl, Aaron English and Byron Au Young.

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Listen Up! NW is produced by Yuko Kodama at KBCS for Reclaim the Media, and distributed by the Northwest Community Radio Network.

The media's job is to interest the public in the public interest. -John Dewey