Climate Change

Commentary & Opinion
3:52 pm
Mon November 3, 2014

Blair Horner: The Growing Dangers Of Climate Change


As the brutal election season wraps up, the nation – and the world – received another dire warning of the growing dangers of global warming.  While the issue has been almost non-existent in the nation’s political debates, there is no doubt that it is the most important issue facing the world.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Mon November 3, 2014

11/3/14 Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC Newsman Ray Graf and political consultant Libby Post.

Topics include:
GOP Ahead in Polls
UN Panel on Climate Change
Common Core Math
Ebola Update
Virgin Galactic

Commentary & Opinion
12:46 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

Herbert London: Virtuecrats

Although unannounced, there are three political parties in the United States: Democrats, Republicans and Virtuecrats. The latter is bipartisan. It includes independents and many political agnostics. What it doesn’t include are skeptics. The Virtuecrats are true believers, sure that what they are doing and marching for is right.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Tue October 14, 2014

10/14/14 Panel

    

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Times Union Associate Editor Mike Spain & Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao.

Topics include:
Ebola Review
Global Warming Security
Deadly Guardrails
Church on Marriage
Ferguson Arrests

Commentary & Opinion
3:52 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Blair Horner: The Debate Over Climate Change Takes The World's Center Stage


As the world’s leaders prepared to hold a summit on climate change at the United Nations last week, 400,000 protestors marched through the streets of New York City demanding actions – not just words.

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Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Wed September 24, 2014

Weather: Jason Gough

Credit By NASA/NOAA GOES Project via Wikimedia Commons

Climate change is making headlines this week. With the United Nations Climate Summit now in the rearview mirror, what does this mean for weather forecasts going forward? And here in the Great Northeast, we’re reaching the end of this year’s Atlantic hurricane season. It’s time to prepare to face that infamous northeast winter weather.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Wed September 24, 2014

9/24/14 Panel

  

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, Political Consultant Libby Post and University at Albany Journalism Professor and Investigative Reporter, Rosemary Armao.

Topics include:
Obama on ISIS
Ebola CDC Prediction
Climate Change/Obama UN

New York News
12:30 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

Bill McKibben Talks About The People’s Climate March

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders (left) with Bill McKibben (right) at the People's Climate March in New York City
Credit U.S. Senate

It’s estimated that up to 400,000 people converged on New York City Sunday for the People’s Climate March, held just before the UN Climate Summit, which begins today. Among those at the rally was Middlebury College scholar and environmental activist Bill McKibben. The founder of 350.org,  McKibben was one of the organizers of the People’s Climate March. He spoke with WAMC’s North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley.

Vox Pop
12:30 pm
Tue September 23, 2014

Open Forum : Climate Change

Climate change has taken center stage at today’s United Nations Climate Summit in New York City. More than 120 world leaders gathered, promising billions to finance clean energy and support resilience to climate change.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Advocates Return From People’s Climate March

People's Climate March NYC
Credit People's Climate March

Estimates vary, but up to 400,000 people converged on New York City Sunday for the People’s Climate March, including thousands of people from this region.

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