Migration http://kwgs.org en "American Exodus: Climate Change and the Coming Flight for Survival" http://kwgs.org/post/american-exodus-climate-change-and-coming-flight-survival <p>On this edition of ST, we speak by phone with Giles Slade, a Canadian environmentalist and journalist whose books include " Made to Break: Technology and Obsolescence in America" and "The Big Disconnect: The Story of Technology and Loneliness." Slade's newest book, just out from New Society Publishers, is "American Exodus: Climate Change and the Coming Flight for Survival." As we read of this book at <a href="http://www.newsociety.com/Books/A/American-Exodus">the New Society website</a>: "Some scientists predict the sea will rise 1.5 meters before 2100, but rapidly melting polar ice caps co Mon, 16 Dec 2013 22:21:51 +0000 Person: Rich Fisher 51300 at http://kwgs.org "American Exodus: Climate Change and the Coming Flight for Survival" "Stories from the Front Lines of China's Great Urban Migration" (Encore presentation.) http://kwgs.org/post/stories-front-lines-chinas-great-urban-migration-encore-presentation <p>On this edition of on our program, we revisit a show that first aired back in March, when we spoke by phone with Michelle Dammon Loyalka, a freelance journalist and editor. Thu, 28 Jun 2012 19:39:42 +0000 Rich Fisher 21344 at http://kwgs.org "Stories from the Front Lines of China's Great Urban Migration" (Encore presentation.) "Stories from the Front Lines of China's Great Urban Migration" http://kwgs.org/post/stories-front-lines-chinas-great-urban-migration <p>Today on our program we speak by phone with Michelle Dammon Loyalka, a freelance journalist and editor, who&#39;s just put out a new book (from the University of California Press) called &quot;Eating Bitterness: Stories from the Front Lines of China&#39;s Great Urban Migration.&quot; Praised in Publishers Weekly as &quot;a thorough and insightful examination of the gritty, arduous side of the Chinese economic miracle,&quot; this book profiles eight different migrant peasants in contemporary China --- an impossibly vast and rapidly changing country where, each year, some 200 million such mig Thu, 29 Mar 2012 23:25:36 +0000 Rich Fisher 15846 at http://kwgs.org "Stories from the Front Lines of China's Great Urban Migration"