Friday at 9:30 am
Bioneers brings bold innovators with break-through solutions to the airwaves with our eighth annual radio series. “Bioneers: Revolution from the Heart of Nature” airs in more than 250 cities in the U.S., Canada, Australia and Ireland and is free to all stations, distributed by WFMT Radio Network.
Climbing Mt. Sustainability: Doing Well by Doing Good in the New Ecology of Business August 7, 2015 | 9:30 am
"We expect by the year 2020 to operate our petro-intensive company in such a way as to take from the Earth only that which the Earth can renew rapidly and naturally. Not another fresh drop of oil, and to do no harm to the biosphere. Zero footprint by 2020 – mission zero." With Ray Anderson.
Game-Changing Climate Leadership: What Happens In California Doesn’t Stay in California August 14, 2015 | 9:30 am
As the world’s eighth largest economy, California is emerging as the potential gamechanger
for global climate leadership. Using strategic alliances and smart policies
that integrate ecology, economy and justice, these climate leaders show how:
Tom Hayden, lifelong activist and former California State Senator; Vien Truong,
Environmental Equity Director, Greenlining Institute; Wade Crowfoot, Senior
Advisor to Gov. Jerry Brown.
Nature’s Intelligence: Interviewing The Vegetable Mind August 21, 2015 | 9:30 am
Are plants intelligent? If we knew their language what might they tell us?
Potawatomi Indigenous ecologist and author Robin Kimmerer and evolutionary
ecologist Monica Gagliano merge Traditional Ecological Knowledge with Western
science for a surprising trip into the minds of mosses and chili seeds and the
songs of corn. They agree what we really need today is a revolution in values, an
“Honorable Harvest” of gratitude and reciprocity with our plant kin.
City of Joy: From Pain to Power August 28, 2015 | 9:30 am
Women are coming together to heal in community, with hands in the soil, in one of the most broken places on the planet, the Democratic Republic of Congo. Playwright and feminist Eve Ensler’s life-and-death struggle with cancer transformed her. At theheart of it was her reconnection with nature. She expanded her work to end violence against women and girls to include restoring nature and our relationship with nature. With master permaculturist Brock Dolman, she tells the hopeful story of the Congo’s V-Day Farm.