Commentary Series

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Oct 11, 2012

http://www.vpr.net/audio/programs/56/2012/10/Greene Zuchini.mp3

http://www.vpr.net/audio/programs/56/2012/10/Global Vermonter_100312_Stoddard_I'm Fran Stoddard.mp3

(Host) As political rhetoric heats up, environmental educator and commentator Russ Weis considers how presidential politics can have a big impact on our ever-warming planet.

(Weis) Now that Fall is here, I'm thinking back to the scorching temperatures that afflicted much of the nation this past summer - especially our central and western states. And it's occurred to me that the term global warming shares the initials of our first president: George Washington.

http://www.vpr.net/audio/programs/56/2012/10/Weiss-1001 Mourning in America.mp3

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