(2015/11/10) Going to Paris with our heads held somewhat high (Climate)
November 11, 2015•74 min
Edition #967 Today we take a revised look at the road to the Paris climate negotiations in light of the news that President Obama has officially rejected the Keystone XL Pipeline Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991 Show Notes Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill 00:00:30 Ch. 2: Act 1: A Carbon Bomb Defused Obama Rejects Keystone XL in Historic Win for Environmental Activism - @democracynow - Air Date 11-9-15 Ch. 3: Song 1: Moving Planet - September 24th, 2011: A Day to Move Beyond Fossil Fuels 00:04:29 Ch. 4: Act 2: Obama Kills Keystone XL Pipeline For Good - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 11-07-15 Ch. 5: Song 2: Fight to Win (feat. Cee Lo Green) - Single - Goodie Mob 00:13:05 Ch. 6: Act 3: Getting Easier & Easier to Convert to Solar Power - @davidpakmanshow - Air Date: 08-29-15 Ch. 7: Song 3: New Magnetic Wonder - The Apples In Stereo 00:17:24 Ch. 8: Act 4: What Is the Biggest Environmental Problem People Don't Know About? - The Atlantic - Air Date: 10-2-15 Ch. 9: Song 4: Halcyon Days (Deluxe Edition) - Ellie Goulding 00:21:42 Ch. 10: Act 5: House 'Science' Committee Witch Hunt is Worse than Benghazi! - @Thom_Hartmann - Air Date: 10-27-15 Ch. 11: Song 5: Here Comes Science (Audio + Video Version) - They Might Be Giants 00:30:38 Ch. 12: Act 6: Bernie Sanders Proposes BOLD Climate Change Policy - @theyoungturks - Air Date: 11-05-15 Ch. 13: Song 6: Bright Stars and Battle Scars - Stu's Shoes 00:34:55 Ch. 14: Act 7: Who's Leading The Charge for Change? Women - The F Word with @GRITlaura Flanders - Air Date: 10-26-15 Ch. 15: Song 7: Fight Back - Garnett Silk 00:37:31 Ch. 16: Act 8: #ActInParis - @sierraclub - Air Date: 9-2-15 Ch. 17: Song 8: "Paris", No Angel - Dido 00:40:13 Ch. 18: Act 9: #KeystoneXL Victory Update & #ActInParis via @sierraclub - Best of the Left Activism Ch. 19: Song 9: This fickle world - Theo Bard 00:44:00 Ch. 20: Act 10: Avi Lewis- This Changes Everything - The @GRITlaura Flanders Show - Air Date 10-27-15 Voicemails 00:54:52 Ch. 21: Responding to Simon re: Jefferson and slavery - Joseph from Toronto 00:56:42 Ch. 22: Soon-to-be member - Diana from Milwaukee, WI 00:57:25 Ch. 23: Intimidated by risk of embarrassment - Brian in Arizona 00:58:25 Ch. 24: Last ever voice memo message from Geoff - Geoff from Florida 00:59:22 Ch. 25: Voice memo option had an effect - Wade from Ft. Worth, TX 01:00:00 Ch. 26: Voice memo option had an effect Part 2 - Wade from Ft. Worth, TX Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics 01:02:10 Ch. 27: Final comments on using the power of psychology and public shaming Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone Activism Update! #KeystoneXL Victory! "KEYSTONE XL VICTORY: TO WIN A FIGHT, YOU HAVE TO PICK ONE: Obama’s pipeline rejection a huge win for citizen action” via Sierra Club Follow-up/new(ish) Action! #ActInParis for bold climate action with Sierra Club Snap a selfie and “go to” Paris with Sierra Club’s #ActInParis Photo Campaign SIGN on to 350.org’s Plan Through Paris SIGN to say #ThanksObama for rejecting #KeystoneXL! Revisit the original actions/segments: #GlobalClimateMarch via @350 Tar Sands Resistance March #stoptarsands #KeystoneXL Under Congressional #Climate Deniers Written by BOTL social media/activism director Katie Klabusich Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Thanks for listening! Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Check out the BotL iOS/Android App in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at Jay@BestOfTheLeft.com Review the show on iTunes and Stitcher!