Thursday at 12:00 pm
Sprouts Radio from the Grassroots is a 30-minute weekly program featuring radio programs produced at community radio stations or by other independent producers from across the country and sometimes around the world.
Iowa Landowners Sue Dakota Access Pipeline September 20, 2018 | 12:00 pm
In 2016, three Iowa farmers, Keith Putenney, Arlene Bates, and Lavern Johnson, were forced to surrender their land through eminent domain to be used for the Dakota Access pipeline. They relate how the installation of the pipeline has affected their land, and in turn how it has affected their livelihood.
Beating The Koch Brothers August 30, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Rootstock Radio host, Theresa Marquez, speaks with Atina Diffley, author of the 2013 Minnesota Book Award winner, Turn Here Sweet Corn: Organic Farming Works--a memoir based on Atina's life running the Gardens of Eagan organic vegetable farm.
Marty Indian School – Separating Families with Violence August 2, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Chief Golden Light Eagle from the Yankton Reservation in South Dakota tells the story of how he and thousands of Native American children were separated from their parents and lived in terror at the Marty Indian School in Marty, South Dakota, run by the Catholic church. Some did not survive the violence inflicted on them by the priests and nuns.
Intersex Part 2 July 26, 2018 | 12:00 pm
Most of us are conditioned to think of sex in binary terms " people are either male or female, one or the other. But nature is rarely if ever binary, and some people are born with a combination of male and female organs, internal and external, and these people are called intersex. (The term intersex also encompasses other things, such as different ways in which peoples bodies react to hormones.) People can be intersex without even knowing of it; we recall a recent story of a man in his seventies who, following abdominal surgery, discovered that he had a uterus and ovaries.
A Better Future Is A Zone To Defend July 19, 2018 | 12:00 pm
For the last 50 years, a French activist group has been fighting against the construction of an airport and its world, by building an example of a better future. They created the ZAD, zone to defend, a new way to act against the system.