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Shows featuring Miguel Altieri

  • Oil Giant BP to Give $500 Million to UC Berkeley for Biofuels Research Bp-logowebnew
    The deal would fund the development of "sustainable, commercially viable, and environmentally friendly" sources of energy. The newly created Energy Biosciences Institute claims to promote research into biofuels, as well as bacteria that would increase energy production from oil and coal. The partnership has split the campus community. We speak to two UC Berkeley professors. [includes...
    November 12, 2007 | Story
  • TENS OF THOUSANDS OF WORKERS MARCH ON TORONTO FOR CANADAS LABOR DAY
    30 to 40,000 workers and their families will march in Toronto today for the 130th Labor Day parade, which is a day of public celebration for all workers. Between 29 and 33% of workforce is unionized in Canada, compared to less than 15% in US. Among them will be thousands of Canadian Union of Public Employees members. CUPE is the largest union in Canada, with 500,000 employees, and 180,000...
    September 03, 2001 | Story