Al Gore http://wamc.org en Al Gore - "The Future" http://wamc.org/post/al-gore-future <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Former Vice President of the United States Al Gore has a new book out entitled, <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0812992946/ref=as_li_qf_sp_asin_tl?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0812992946&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;tag=wamcnortheast-20">The Future: Six Drivers of Global Change</a><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=wamcnortheast-20&amp;l=as2&amp;o=1&amp;a=0812992946" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" width="1"></em>.</p><p>We will talk with him about the environment, his thoughts on fracking in New York State, and about his recent payday for selling his television network.</p><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:30:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 57813 at http://wamc.org Al Gore - "The Future" Al Gore : Cuomo has "tough decision" to make on fracking http://wamc.org/post/al-gore-cuomo-has-tough-decision-make-fracking <p>Hydrofracking remains a controversial topic across the country, and perhaps no more so in New York, where state environmental and health officials are still determining if fracking can be done safely.</p><p>Yesterday, during a joint legislative hearing on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s proposed executive budget, Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens was peppered with questions from legislators about the administration’s fracking plans.</p><p>WAMC’s Joe Donohue spoke with former Vice President Al Gore and asked how he would advise Cuomo on the issue.</p><p></p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 17:24:02 +0000 Joe Donahue 57226 at http://wamc.org Al Gore : Cuomo has "tough decision" to make on fracking Al Gore Refutes Critics Of Global Warming Urgency http://wamc.org/post/al-gore-refutes-critics-global-warming-urgency <p>Several&nbsp; events&nbsp; were held in Amherst Massachusetts over the weekend to mark the inauguration of Jonathan Lash as the sixth president of <a href="http://www.hampshire.edu/">Hampshire College</a>.&nbsp; The highlight was a formal inauguration ceremony&nbsp; featuring a keynote address by former Vice President Al Gore.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 16:51:05 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37915 at http://wamc.org Al Gore Refutes Critics Of Global Warming Urgency Al Gore to Speak at Hampshire College Today http://wamc.org/post/al-gore-speak-hampshire-college-today <p>Former Vice President Al Gore will be in western Massachusetts today to speak at the inauguration of Hampshire College President Jonathan Lash.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Paul Tuthill reports&hellip;</p><p>The former vice president who has campaigned to educate people about climate change is a friend of Lash who is an environmental attorney and former head of the World Resources Institute.&nbsp; Lash will be formally installed as Hampshire College&rsquo;s sixth president.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 11:42:19 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37753 at http://wamc.org Al Gore to Speak at Hampshire College Today Formal Inauguration Of Hampshire College President Set http://wamc.org/post/formal-inauguration-hampshire-college-president-set <p>Jonathan Lash will be inaugurated this Friday&nbsp; as the sixth president of Hampshire College. Lash was an environmental attorney, and a former Vermont State Secretary of Natural Resources.&nbsp; Former Vice President Al Gore will deliver a speech at the inauguration.&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill spoke with Lash.</p> Tue, 24 Apr 2012 17:26:15 +0000 Paul Tuthill 37496 at http://wamc.org Formal Inauguration Of Hampshire College President Set