In early December, Allison Lindquist, president and CEO of the East Bay Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), started to notice posts on social networking sites about an escalating "crisis" brewing at Oakland Animal Services (OAS).
On today's next your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Dr Deborah Cohen author of A Big Fat Crisis: The Hidden Forces Behind the Obesity Epidemic — and How We Can End It. Two out of every three adult Americans are either overweight or obese. How can we reshape our modern food culture? What role should the government play in changing the food environment? Join the conversation and call in with your questions on Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.
On today's Your Call, we'll rebroadcast a conversation we had about the film Rebels with a Cause. It’s about a group of citizens starting in the 50s through the 70s who fought to preserve open space next to the big city. What’s important about our wild lands? How would our urban areas feel different without wilderness around them? And how can we keep those areas protected for the future? That’s on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and You.