Silent Scream

Friday, April 13, 2007

Transcript

In 1962, Rachel Carson published Silent Spring, a manifesto against the irresponsible use of chemical pesticides. She's remembered fondly now, but historian Gary Kroll says that at the time, Carson was considered nothing short of subversive.
    Music Playlist
  1. Velvet Waltz
    Artist: Built To Spill
    Album: Perfect From Now On
  2. Respiration
    Artist: Ben Allison

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