Episode 41 – Imagining New Futures – Walkable Cities and Land Back

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! Happy first birthday to us! On our first anniversary episode, we’re looking into the future: what does a climate just future look like? Olivia tells us how a more pedestrian-focused city can make people happier, healthier, and more connected. Then EliseContinue reading “Episode 41 – Imagining New Futures – Walkable Cities and Land Back”

Episode 38 – Indigenous Leaders – Winona LaDuke and Sherri Mitchell

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! What would a decolonized world look like? How can we spend more time building the world we want to live in, while still fighting back against oppressive systems? This week we’re focusing on the work of two Indigenous environmental leaders, WinonaContinue reading “Episode 38 – Indigenous Leaders – Winona LaDuke and Sherri Mitchell”

Episode 31 – Indigenous-led Movements – Allyship and Activism to Stop Line 3

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! This week we’re talking about ego, allyship, and debriefing Olivia’s time at the Treaty People Gathering on White Earth Reservation in northern Minnesota. The gathering was organized as part of the Indigenous-led effort to stop Enbridge’s Line 3 tar sands pipeline.Continue reading “Episode 31 – Indigenous-led Movements – Allyship and Activism to Stop Line 3”

Episode 23 – Fire – Indigenous Controlled Burning and Incarcerated Firefighters

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! In the final installment of our Elements series, we’re dispelling the myth that there is no such thing as good fire. Olivia tells us about the lost indigenous practice of controlled burning, what happens when colonizers ignore indigenous knowledge, and theContinue reading “Episode 23 – Fire – Indigenous Controlled Burning and Incarcerated Firefighters”

Episode 19 – Earth – the Ogoni Nine and Frankenstein’s Volcano

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! In the third installment of our Elements series, we’ve got two very different stories about the earth. Olivia tells the fascinating but devastating story of the exploitation of the Ogoni land and people for oil, including the execution of activists knownContinue reading “Episode 19 – Earth – the Ogoni Nine and Frankenstein’s Volcano”

Episode 15 – Veganism and the Future of Meat

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! **Full content warning below. This week we’re approaching an oft-discussed topic in the environmental movement–veganism! Olivia goes back thousands of years to cover the history of plant-based diets, and Elise brings us through the high and lows of the now-booming meatContinue reading “Episode 15 – Veganism and the Future of Meat”

Episode 14 – Fracking and the Deception Dossiers

Listen on Spotify / Apple / Anchor / scroll down for our podcast player! Boo fossil fuels! That’s the theme of this episode in a nutshell. We talk about some joys heading into Inauguration Day and how we plan to demand climate action from the new administration. Elise tackles Joe Biden’s wavering approach to aContinue reading “Episode 14 – Fracking and the Deception Dossiers”