Month: August 2015

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters /
Norm Gaume on AWSA, ISC at IWNRC

In this weeks installment of Earth Matters, Allyson Siwik interviews Norm Gaume - former Executive Director of the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission. The New Mexico legislature’s IWNRC / Interim Water and Natural Resources Committee convened in Silver City on Monday 31 August 2015 at WNMU Miller Library with an agenda heavily weighted with water issues including the highly controversial AWSA / Arizona Water Settlement Act, the Mega Expensive New […]

today30 August 2015

Earth Matters

Civil Discourse / WNMU Forum
Nuclear New Mexico – Past & Future

Nuclear New Mexico - Past & Future is in production.  Additional info will be posted upon completion. In observance of the 70th Anniversaries of the 1st detonation of a nuclear weapon at the Trinity Site in the Tularosa Basin of New Mexico and the US nuclear attacks upon Hiroshima and Nagasaki, GMCR & KURU are presenting several programs related to these events that have changed the world and threaten its […]

today29 August 2015

Earth Matters

Civil Discourse /
Nuclear New Mexico: The Quest for Peace and Justice
w/ Tina Cordova, David Culp & Paul Magno

New Mexico’s central role in the history, current situation, and future of America’s nuclear weapons development and production gives the people of New Mexico special responsibilities and opportunities in the quest for peace and justice.  New Mexicans also bear exceptional burdens of environmental and health impacts from radiation exposure. On August 20, 2015, Jamie Newton and Allyson Siwik co-hosted a Civil Discourse program on the quest for peace – preventing […]

today28 August 2015

Earth Matters

Earth Matters /
Mary Katherine Ray on NM Game & Fish – Bear & Cougar Rule

Donna Stevens - Executive Director of UGWA / Upper Gila Watershed Alliance - hosts this week's installment of Earth Matters.  Her guest is Mary Katherine Ray - Wildlife Chair of the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club - and their subject is New Mexico Department of Game and Fish and a pending decision on a misguided proposal to increase the number, location and means for the hunting and trapping […]

today24 August 2015

Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse /
Nuclear New Mexico – Past & Future – WNMU Forum

In observance of the 70th Anniversaries of the 1st detonation of a nuclear weapon at the Trinity Site in the Tularosa Basin of New Mexico and the US nuclear attacks upon Hiroshima and Nakagaski, GMCR & KURU are presenting several programs related to these events that have changed the world and threaten its ultimate destruction. Follow the links below to hear these programs. Earth Matters / Jay Coghlan & Tina […]

today24 August 2015

Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse /
Nuclear New Mexico: The Quest for Peace and Justice

New Mexico’s central role in the history, current situation, and future of America’s nuclear weapons development and production gives the people of New Mexico special responsibilities and opportunities in the quest for peace and justice. New Mexicans also bear exceptional burdens of environmental and health impacts from radiation exposure. On August 20, 2015, Jamie Newton and Allyson Siwik co-hosted a Civil Discourse program on the quest for peace – preventing […]

today20 August 2015

Earth Matters

Earth Matters / PRC Commissioner Sandy Jones

Earth Matters co-producer and Gila Resources Information Project director Allyson Siwik talks to Sandy Jones, District 5 commissioner with the Public Regulation Commission (PRC). The PRC regulates the utilities, telecommunications, and motor carrier industries in the state to ensure fair and reasonable rates, and to assure reasonable and adequate services to the public.  Sandy talks about the PRC's role in renewable energy development in the state and the recent agreement […]

today17 August 2015

Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse / Pathways To A Nuclear-Free Future

Nuclear weapons, nuclear materials, and nuclear wastes pose extreme risks to humanity and Planet Earth. On August 13, 2015 Civil Discourse host Jamie Newton explored the implications of military and nonmilitary applications of nuclear technology, and the prospects of progress toward a nuclear-free future, with three dedicated, expert activists: Jackie Cabasso, Daniel Ellsberg, and David Hartsough. Jackie Cabasso has been Executive Director since 1984 of the Western States Legal Foundation, […]

today15 August 2015

Earth Matters

Earth Matters /
Jay Coghlan & Tina Cordova on NM Nuclear Legacy

The Legacy of the US Nuclear Weapons Program in New Mexico with Jay Coghlan / Nuclear Watch New Mexico and Tina Cordova / Tularosa Basin Downwinders Consortium On July 16, 1945, the United States detonated the first atom bomb at the Trinity Site within the Tularosa Basin in the southern New Mexico desert northeast of Truth or Consequences.  Weeks later our country dropped nuclear bombs on Japan, killing hundreds of […]

today2 August 2015

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