Tuesday, August 9, 2005

  • Energy Bill: Fueling Corporations/Depleting Native Lands


    The recently signed energy bill means more benefits for energy companies and a revival for the nuclear power industry. Also included is a provision changing how energy development decisions are made on Native American lands. We speak with Karen Wayland with the Natural Resources Defense Council and Clayton Thomas-Muller with the Indigenous Environmental Network. [includes rush transcript]

  • Nagasaki at 60: The Bombers and the Bombed


    Sixty years ago today, the United States dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki. We hear from a survivor of the bombing and the men who flew the B-29 bomber that dropped the bomb. [includes rush transcript]

  • Leading Cigarette Expert: "The Tobacco Industry Helped Kill Peter Jennings"


    Peter Jennings died of lung cancer over the weekend. He was one of five million people globally who die each year of smoking-related diseases. We speak with longtime tobacco industry critic Dr. Stan Glantz and Anna White of Essential Action. [includes rush transcript]