Tackling Climate Change: Where Do We Begin? | KCET
Tackling Climate Change: Where Do We Begin?
The planet is facing a crisis. Temperatures continue to rise, bringing extreme weather, exacerbating food shortages, and leading to the extinction of some species. Scientists have repeatedly warned that the impacts of climate change are becoming irreversible.
What will it take for politicians and the public to tackle climate change and implement policies that bring actual change? And what role does the world economic structure play in perpetuating the crisis?
In this week's episode, we debate on the best strategy against climate change and highlight the role capitalism has played in the crisis.
In the Reality Check segment, we shed light on the United States's military operations in Africa.
In a special interview, we speak with Bangladeshi photojournalist and human rights activist Shahidul Alam about the government allegations against him and why Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina views him as a threat.
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On this episode: ballot processing, a homeless encampment ban and Halloween in 2020.KCET Original
Prop 16 supports favoring people based on race, ethnicity or sex for public employment. This prop failed.KCET Original
Prop 20 rolls back 2011-16 sentencing reforms that reduced overcrowding in state prisons. This prop failed.KCET Original
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To Matt's discomfort, Charlie's free-spirited father, Carlito, arrives with his girlfriend's teenage daughter, Ivy. Just before the grand opening of the Knight-Cartwright heart clinic, Hugh receives a mysterious letter from his ex-wife.
Before there was Disneyland and other large amusement parks, there was Busch Gardens.
Huell looks at the Pigeon Courier Service at Avalon on Catalina Island, once the most expeditious means of communication with the small island.
Huell tours the barn and hears stories of Disney's passion for trains which many people say fueled his vision for his theme parks.