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Chip Jacobs Warns Of The Impending Environmental Catastrophe In China From His Book The People’s Republic of Chemicals

China is, by far, the single biggest emitter of the mainstay greenhouse gas carbon dioxide in human history.

How it earned that dubious distinction is clear. China made the decision to become the world’s manufacturer. Every minute of every day during the mid-2000s Americans purchased about $460,000 dollars worth of Chinese goods.

Growing reports of labor and environmental malpractice surfaced during that same period of time, but American consumers shrugged off these reported violations in favor of cheaper good.

But is society better off because of this? Chip Jacobs argues, No.”

He looks at the environmental catastrophe happening in China and worries we’re rapidly reaching a point of no return in environmental damage.

Larry Harding Discusses Doing Business In Brazil—The Least Known Of The BRIC Countries

Larry Harding is the founder & president of High Street Partners—a company that sets up and supports clients in their overseas locations. We discuss the least well known of the BRIC countries—Brazil.

Stephen Leeb Explains Why China Threatens The American Way Of Life

Stephen Leeb explains why China’s growing prosperity threatens the American way of life from his book Red Alert.

Maria Korolov Discusses China’s Evolution From Her Book A Changing China

Maria Korolov is an expert on China and the COO of the China Speaker’s Bureau. She discusses China’s evolution she observed during her 5 years living there described in her book A Changing China.

Rod Pyle Discusses The End Of The Space Shuttle Program And Speculates On What’s Next For NASA

Rod Pyle is a producer, writer and director of documentary programming for The History Channel and Discovery Communications. He is also an author of non-fiction books. Notable work includes Modern Marvels: Apollo 11 and In Their Own Words: The Space Race. Rod was formerly the Vice President of Communications for the World Space Foundation, a […]

Robert Weil Examines China In His Book Red Cat, White Cat

Robert Weil is an expert on China. He explains the paradox of how China used capitalism to build socialism and how that resulted in the use of socialism to build capitalism. Confused? You won’t be after this.

Guests for January 26, 2011

Here is the lineup of guests on BRAINSTORMIN’ with Billy the Brain for Wednesday, January 26, 2011. Listen at www.BrainstorminOnline.com or on AM 1400 in Ventura at 10 o’clock am Pacific time.

Daniel Altman Gives His 12 Surprising Future Trends from Outrageous Fortunes

Daniel Altman is a New Englander by birth. He’s a Harvard-trained economist and former journalist for The Economist. Now, he’s become a practitioner in the field of international development. His latest book lists 12 Surprising Trends that Will Reshape the Global Economy titled Outrageous Fortunes.

Helen Wang Discusses The Chinese Middle Class

Helen Wang is a leading authority on China and the Chinese economy. She tells us about the burgeoning Chinese Middle Class and what it means for the United States.

Yunte Huang Demystifies The Inscrutable Charlie Chan

Yunte Chang author of the book Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and his Rendezvous with American History, follows a trail of clues that leads to Honolulu and the deeply impressive career of Chang Apana, the Chinese-born detective on whom the character was based.

Bill Frank’s Guests

Here is the lineup of guests for Guests For October 5, 2013

Guests For October 5, 2013

My guests this week are Bob McCord, founding member of VREG, talking about Ventura's budget woes; healthcare expert Sally Pipes exposing the flaws of Obamacare as the Insurance Exchanges open for business; and Stuart Crain, CEO of TVTalk discussing how his app will revolutionize television viewing. Read More

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