TGM Radio – April 12, 2013 – Second Hand Oil

Our Horizon
Our Horizon

What do cigarettes and oil have in common? Robert Shirkey thinks that they are both dangerous to your health, that maybe they should be labeled the same. His group Our Horizon wants gas station nozzles to remind people when they fill up… “Hey! This is bad for you!”. I grill Robert about his idea, both the premise and the realistic expectations of its success and impact.

In the second half of the show we take a look back in time with the Green Majority’s founder Jordan Poppenk. We talk about his memories of the early show and where its gone since then.

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Our Big News item this week, courtesy of Mike DeSouza @ Postmedia News:

Blog: Stephen Harper’s “omnibus” strategy to overhaul green laws was proposed by oil industry, says records

This weeks music: We only had time for one! But it was…

Deadmau5The Veldt

ALSO! We didn’t get to plug our friends event, however if you’re in Toronto for Saturday April 13th check out a fun underwear clad event with Run For The Earth! (I will be there… will you?)

Happy listening!

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