Farmer, organizer, and activist Jen Burt talks about chaining herself to a bank, growing kohlrabi, emotion, activism, and the making of a leader. Some resources mentioned include: tracking trump website , article about Steve Harper, Hannah Arendt, Elinor Ostrom, and Alicia Garza’s article on the Women’s March.
Discussing the latest climate science, taking political action, and using social media constructively. A conversation with climate scientist Anji Seth of the University of Connecticut. Some resources mentioned:
National Snow and Ice Data Center – great data.
The Island President – recommended documentary.
Previous conversations with Anji: Anji Seth On Climate Science, Optimism, & India (first) and The Latest Climate Science With Anji Seth (2nd)
Continued conversation with Cherese Matthews: community, individual relationships, and the great divide between Trump supporters and the rest of us. The article I mentioned on fundamentalists of the “deep red” states here.
Taking action, self-care, privilege, Facebook, and the power of community with activist and friend Cherese Matthews. See the Women’s March from every continent in the New York Times and animated statistics on wealth disparity.