Thursday, November 08, 2012
Inspire Speakers Series
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Join Phipps and Green Building Alliance (GBA) on the second Thursday of each month to hear from local and national sustainability experts as a participant in the Inspire Speakers Series. Special guests for the Nov. 8 talk are Bill Reed (nationally recognized consultant and lecturer; president, Integrative Design Collaborative) and Joel Glanzberg (acclaimed author and educator; cofounder and director, Flowering Tree Permaculture Institute). Refreshments will be provided and registrants are invited to tour Phipps one hour before the start of the talk. Registration required through GBA. Register online at www.go-gba.org/inspirespeakersseries
Yesterday an internet video entitled “A Second Message to America” purports to show the beheading of Steven Sotloff, the second American journalist beheaded in less than a month by the terorrist group ISIL. Meanwhile, U.S. Foreign Policy bars paying ransom to terrorist organizations in exchange for captured American hostages. According to a recent Reuters-Ipsos poll, 62-percent of Americans say they agree with the U.S. policy while 22 percent disagreed.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think the United States should commit to airstrikes in Syria where they have captured a military base?