Free-form tarts are my favorite way to showcase ripe fruit—they’re delicious, easy
and beautiful without being precious. Here, corn flour and rhubarb are paired for both
their assertive flavor and their stunning color. You can also press the dough into a fluted tart
shell for a larger, more formal dessert. Or, just make the dough (without the compote)
and roll into simple cookies.
Antonia Juhasz on her new book BLACK TIDE: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill.
Host Per Fagereng interviews Antonia Juhasz about her new book BLACK TIDE: the Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill
It is the largest oil disaster in American history, and it could happen again. It is more than a story of ruined beaches, dead wildlife, chemical dispersants, corporate spin, political machinations, and financial fallout. It is a riveting human drama filled with people whose lives will forever be defined as “before” and “after” the Gulf oil disaster.
Physicist and activist Vandana Shiva discusses "War on Earth"
Vandana Shiva - War on the Earth (interview)
The predatory practices of corporations are increasingly turning our fragile garden into a junkyard. Citizens are told by their political masters and the corporados who pay them that there is no alternative. That’s true if one’s only concern is profits. That approach is fast turning our planet into a toxic waste dump. The landscape of environmental devastation extends from radiation leaks in Japan to drilling in the Alberta tar sands to hydofracking in Pennsylvania and New York to leveling mountains in West Virginia to more drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. However in India, the site of some of the worst corporate abuses, there is tremendous popular resistance.