In "The End of Ice," reporter Dahr Jamail pays tribute to the planet | KALW

In "The End of Ice," reporter Dahr Jamail pays tribute to the planet

Jan 31, 2019

 


 

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll talk about a war reporter’s journalistic tribute to a dying planet.

In his new book The End of Ice, journalist Dahr Jamail writes about bearing witness to melting glaciers, bleached coral reefs, rampant deforestation, and other ways humans are damaging our ecosystems. His journey illustrates the catastrophic reality of the state of the Earth. We'll talk about grieving for the planet and standing up to protect what we love.

Guest:

Dahr Jamail, journalist and author of The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption

Web Resources:

Tikkun: Book Review: The End of Ice by Dahr Jamail

NPR: A Mountaineer Writes A Firsthand Report From The World's Melting Glaciers

The Guardian: When the ice melts: the catastrophe of vanishing glaciers