Kate DeAngelis works on phasing out fossil fuel subsidies and encouraging the use of clean energy. Prior to joining Friends of the Earth, she was a research analyst at the World Resources Institute, where she focused on international climate change issues, including the creation of a new climate agreement. In addition, she lived in China teaching English and volunteering for an environmental non-profit. Kate received a B.A. in psychology and political science from the George Washington University and a J.D. from the University of Maryland.
Previous Interview with Robert Kenner
Robert Kenner's Food, Inc., is one of the top grossing theatrical documentaries of all time, selling nearly 500,000 DVDs. Food, Inc. received widespread critical acclaim, dozens of awards and accolades, including an Academy Award nomination, and has influenced current food policy decisions. Kenner received a Peabody and an Emmy for Two Days in October, depicting simultaneous events in 1967: a deadly Vietcong ambush and a violent campus protest. He was co-filmmaker with Richard Pearce on The Road to Memphis for the Martin Scorsese series, The Blues. Newsweek called The Road to Memphis "as fine a film ever made about American music" and "the unadulterated gem of the Scorsese Series." Kenner has directed numerous specials for National Geographic and PBS's American Experience series, as well as award winning commercials and corporate films for a wide range of clients. Kenner recently completed When Strangers Click that premiered for HBO. He is currently creating a series of web and TV spots about the unsustainability of our industrial food system.
Agitator Radio Host Robert Dawkins discusses: progressive politics, race relations, American politics, African American, culture, demographics, social justice, economic justice, racial disparity, justice, American history, society, social change, law enforcement, police, labor, labor organizing, organized labor, North Carolina, community action, community organization, and more!Robert's guest is North Carolina State Rep. Rodney Moore. Rep. Rodney Moore is the NC State Representative for the 99th district. His district represents Charlotte NC. Rep. Moore is introducing an extensive anti profiling bill the provides protection to the black, undocumented, and LGBTQ communities. His bill will require new training requirements on police officers, data collection from al law enforcement agencies and allow municipalities to establish Citizen Oversight Boards for their police departments.
Rev. Sadler is joined by Rep. Keith Ellison for a discussion on The People's Budget: A Raise for America
Guests are Trent Lange, PhD, President and Executive Director, California Clean Money Campaign, David Braun, Director and co-Founder of Americans Against Fracking and Elizabeth Warren, Director Communications and Campaign Outreach for People Demanding Action.
Host Jacque DelRio talks about living in multi-racial America and why post-racial America is a myth