Thursday,  June 15, 2006  

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"The New Hope"

"Hope" . . . a word that has disappeared from our common lexicon for far too long 

returns with a new spirit for the future of our earth. 

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 Segment 1

News . . .

Ron Nahser


talks about their recent graduation,

 Robert Kennedy, Jr.'s commencement address, and holding to doing the right thing in the noble calling of business.

   Segment 2


Taylor Barnhill
Executive Director

A volunteer group of private pilots donate their spirit and do the right thing by taking scientists, politicos, media and activists of all stripes into the air for a bird's-eye view of the massive disturbances being wrought by various industries.


To see the effects 

of mountaintop removal, visit 

Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition

Segment 3



This week in Washington, DC, hundreds of admittedly progressive leaders gathered to "Take Back America," the theme from the annual "Campaign for America's Future" conference. Addressing the needs of our earth, the environment and our future were two great voices for the earth. 


We hear from actor and activist

Robert Redford

about his commitment and vision of hope for our future, and 


Leo Gerard, President 

of the United Steel Workers Union, about the union's long-standing commitment to doing the right thing, for themselves, for their communities, for the earth and the future.


The New Global Warming PSA from the Ad Council, Environmental Defense and Ogilvy & Mather


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TV Ads:         "Tick" (-30)                        "Train" (-30)

Radio Ads:    "The Question" (-30)        "The Gift" (-30) (as heard on today's show)