Monthly Archives: November 2009

Hoodwinked

John Perkins, economist and New York Times bestselling author, joins ZOOM’D to explore his just-released book Hoodwinked–An Economic Hit Man Reveals Why the Financial Markets IMPLODED–and What We Need to Do to Remake Them. Perkins pulls back the curtain on the real cause of the current global financial meltdown, showing how we’ve been hoodwinked by […]

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Awakening the Dreamer

Jon Love, Director of the Pachamama Alliance’s Awakening the Dreamer initiative, joins ZOOM’D to explore how humanity’s ability to meet the challenges of the next millennium depends on its ability to shift worldviews. This shift calls for successfully combining the best elements of two core views into a single global vision: the modern view, underpinned […]

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Water for Life

Sandra Postel, leading authority and prolific writer on international water issues and director of the Global Water Policy Project, joins ZOOM’D to explore the insatiable demands on the planet’s finite water supply—and the disconnection from the fundamental role of water as the basis for all life. Sandra describes the current utilitarian views that govern our […]

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Trapped by Fossil Fuels

Richard Heinberg, Senior Fellow-in-Residence at Post Carbon Institute and author of nine books including The Party’s Over, Peak Everything, and the recently released Blackout, joins ZOOM’D for a provocative review of the ever-growing urgency to transition away from fossil fuels. With an unflinching approach to facts and realism, Richard explores the tenuousness of our current […]

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