Everything Is Broken playlist for 10/18/2011

Our featured guest is Brian Dixon. As the Vice President for Media and Government Relations, Brian represents Population Connection on Capitol Hill and to the public. Prior to being named Vice President he was Director of Government Relations at Population Connection for over a decade. In this role, he led the advocacy efforts of America’s largest grassroots organization concerned with the effects of global and domestic population growth. We will discuss the event predicted for October 30th – when the population of planet earth hits the 7 billion mark. http://www.populationconnection.org

We will also hear from our resident scribe, J David Gray – our resident scribe. David has an essay for us. David’s other writings can be found at http://word-smith.typepad.com/wordsmith and http://percipient.posterous.com/

Music by Keb Mo from his album "Peace, Back by Popular Demand"