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Planet Forward host Frank Sesno asks the question, what role should religious institutions play in addressing issues of climate change? In answer, one filmmaker from UNC's "Powering a Nation" initiative explores how religious leaders are grappling with climate change and what they feel their responsibility should be both to the earth and to their flock.
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EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson talks live to Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, about regulation vs. legislation, a coming price on carbon, and whether South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham should "chill."
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EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson talks to Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, in front of a live studio audience at our "A Time to Change? event." Hear what she thinks the role of the EPA should be in a climate bill and how innovation can be spurred by better regulation.
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Planet Forward host Frank Sesno sits down with "Earth Days" director Robert Stone which "tells the back story of how we arrived at this point" and what lessons can be learned from past successes and failures. "Earth Days" airs nationally on PBS on April 19 - check local listings.
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Welcome to the Blacklist. Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, interviews Richard Crespin, the head of the Corporate Responsibility Officer's Association, about their release of the first ever CRO Blacklist. See who else made the list and why they're on it in the first place.
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Planet Forward Host, Frank Sesno, poses questions from the Planet Forward community to Robert Stone, director of the American Experience documentary film "Earth Days". Stone says "the great mistake of the environmental movement was when it got into a conflict with big business... because business will always win," and that "the environmental movement needs to get away from harping about climate change and get on to the business of energy and things positive."Earth Days premieres on Facebook, April 11 and on PBS, April 19. Check local listings
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Producer/director of the PBS documentary, "Food, Inc.", Robert Kenner discusses how to reform the food industry.
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Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, poses questions from the Planet Forward community to Robert Kenner, producer/director of the film Food, Inc. Food, Inc. premieres as a part of the P.O.V. independent film series April 21 on local PBS stations around the country.
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Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, talks with George Washington University business professor and Planet Forward member, Mark Starik, about what businesses can and should do to reduce their carbon footprint.
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A great video from our collaborating school, Roger William's University. A team from their Planet Forward program went out to explore how Portsmouth, RI is trying to reduce its carbon footprint (and municipal expenses) through an investment in wind energy.
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Planet Forward host, Frank Sesno, talks via Skype with Jack Hidary, venture capitalist and founder of the Freedom Prize. Hidary discusses Vancouver's efforts to host a 'green' Olympics and talks about what other cities could do to similarly reduce their carbon footprint.
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A film team from the George Washington University recently ventured out to a local DC elementary school to look at Casey Trees outreach program to schools. Who doesn't love cute kids saving the world?from Planet Forward, visit us at www.planetforward.org
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Author and columnist Thomas Friedman is interviewed by Frank Sesno. The discussion ranges from Copenhagen to the "green revolution".A webisode from Planet Forward. Visit us at www.planetforward.org
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Author and columnist Thomas Friedman is interviewed by Frank Sesno. The user-submitted questions range from issues concerning the environment to energy policy.A webisode from Planet Forward. Visit us at www.planetforward.org