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Sea Change Radio is a nationally syndicated weekly radio show and podcast covering the shift to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

Sea Change Radio is a nationally syndicated weekly radio show and podcast covering the shift to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

Location:

Spokane, WA

Description:

Sea Change Radio is a nationally syndicated weekly radio show and podcast covering the shift to social, environmental, and economic sustainability.

Language:

English

Contact:

Sea Change Radio 2 Mizpah St. San Francisco, CA 94131


Episodes

Alexander Zaitchik on Effective Altruism + Longtermism

11/29/2022
As the news that thirty year-old cryptocurrency baron, Sam Bankman-Fried‘s, FTX empire suddenly collapsed, the residual effects reverberated in the spheres of business, politics and philanthropy. Bankman-Fried was one of the largest donors to and a huge proponent of effective altruism, a social and philosophical movement started by academics Peter Singer, Toby Ord, and William … Continue reading Alexander Zaitchik on Effective Altruism + Longtermism → This article and podcast Alexander...

Duration:00:28:59

Andrea Thompson of Scientific American on COP 27

11/22/2022
While much of the world turns its gaze to the first World Cup held in the Middle East, there was recently another important international gathering on the environmental front nearby. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to Andrea Thompson of Scientific American to get a better understanding of what was discussed at the … Continue reading Andrea Thompson of Scientific American on COP 27 → This article and podcast Andrea Thompson of Scientific American on COP 27 appeared first on Sea...

Duration:00:28:59

Ian Power + Brent Constantz: Don’t Take The Planet For Granite

11/15/2022
This week on Sea Change Radio, we dig into the archives and take a look at two mineral-based innovations. First, we speak to Ian Power, an assistant professor at Trent University in Ontario, Canada, who is working on a breakthrough in manufacturing a CO2-absorbing mineral called magnesite in a fraction of the time that it … Continue reading Ian Power + Brent Constantz: Don’t Take The Planet For Granite → This article and podcast Ian Power + Brent Constantz: Don’t Take The Planet For Granite...

Duration:00:28:59

Roderick Graham: The End of Affirmative Action?

11/8/2022
With the right-leaning US Supreme Court poised to eliminate affirmative action in higher education around the country — this seemed like an opportune moment to take stock of how effective affirmative action has been since President Kennedy instituted it in 1961. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to Roderick Graham, a sociology professor … Continue reading Roderick Graham: The End of Affirmative Action? → This article and podcast Roderick Graham: The End of Affirmative Action? appeared...

Duration:00:28:59

Bugging Out: Anne Carlson of Jiminy’s + Chef Bun Lai

11/1/2022
Do you have environmental food guilt? There’s no actual definition for that (because we just made it up), but many of us definitely know how it feels: that regretful pang we get, knowing that much of the food we either eat or feed our pets is doing harm to the environment. This week on Sea … Continue reading Bugging Out: Anne Carlson of Jiminy’s + Chef Bun Lai → This article and podcast Bugging Out: Anne Carlson of Jiminy’s + Chef Bun Lai appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:29:00

Shrimpbox: A Cleaner Approach To Seafood

10/25/2022
Shrimp is America’s most popular seafood product. Yet, the industry is rife with problems, from human slavery to ecological devastation. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to Daniel Russek, the founder and CEO of Atarraya, a Mexican-based company whose innovative shrimp farming solution is called Shrimpbox. Russek talks about the problematic practices plaguing … Continue reading Shrimpbox: A Cleaner Approach To Seafood → This article and podcast Shrimpbox: A Cleaner Approach To Seafood...

Duration:00:29:00

Defenseless: Daniel Medwed on Incarcerated Innocents

10/18/2022
Many followers of the highly publicized Adnan Syed case were delighted to see an innocent man set free after over two decades behind bars. But the case also highlighted some troubling aspects of American justice, or in Syed’s case, injustice. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to Daniel Medwed, a law professor at … Continue reading Defenseless: Daniel Medwed on Incarcerated Innocents → This article and podcast Defenseless: Daniel Medwed on Incarcerated Innocents appeared first on Sea...

Duration:00:29:00

Midterm Musings: Robijn Van Giesen on the ’22 Election

10/11/2022
With less than a month to go before the midterm elections, concerned citizens across the country are deciding which candidates to support through contributions of time, money and advocacy. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with longtime Democratic political consultant Robijn Van Giesen to gain insight into the closest Senate races – from … Continue reading Midterm Musings: Robijn Van Giesen on the ’22 Election → This article and podcast Midterm Musings: Robijn Van Giesen on the ’22...

Duration:00:29:00

Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature (re-broadcast)

10/4/2022
The last time you went for a little walk around the neighborhood, did you take a few moments to drink in the natural beauty around you, even in the most unlikely of places, like a timid squirrel, a blossoming tree or a unique cloud formation or did you choose to zone out with a podcast, … Continue reading Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature (re-broadcast) → This article and podcast Mark Coleman on Mindfulness and Nature (re-broadcast) appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Shifting Sands: Juan Cole on Middle East Climate Woes

9/27/2022
When it comes to the Middle East and the environment, many of us think first about the area’s role in petroleum production. But climate change is hitting this desert region hard – making it both a geopolitical and a literal hotbed. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with Juan Cole, a professor of … Continue reading Shifting Sands: Juan Cole on Middle East Climate Woes → This article and podcast Shifting Sands: Juan Cole on Middle East Climate Woes appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

And That’s Just the Tip of the Iceberg: Bob Berwyn on European Glacier Melt

9/20/2022
Ice caps, or the apex of glaciers, are delicate things. As the earth warms, they respond by rapidly thawing into their oceanic homes. This week on Sea Change Radio we speak to journalist Bob Berwyn of Inside Climate News to gain a deeper understanding of melting glaciers in Europe, the impact the melt is having on … Continue reading And That’s Just the Tip of the Iceberg: Bob Berwyn on European Glacier Melt → This article and podcast And That’s Just the Tip of the Iceberg: Bob Berwyn on...

Duration:00:28:59

Jon Maier: WTF Is An ETF?

9/13/2022
Dipping one’s toe into a new pond can often mean getting accustomed to a whole new set of acronyms. Well, if you’re treading into the investment world for the first time, here’s one you should know – the ETF, or exchange-traded fund. This week on Sea Change Radio, we learn about the ETF market from Jon … Continue reading Jon Maier: WTF Is An ETF? → This article and podcast Jon Maier: WTF Is An ETF? appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Sammy Roth of the LA Times: Repowering The West

9/6/2022
About 24% of the US population resides in the West, a region already profoundly affected by climate change. In 2021 nearly 95% of the American West was characterized by drought conditions, and anyone who lives on this side of the country knows that wildfires and rolling blackouts are now the norm rather than the exception. … Continue reading Sammy Roth of the LA Times: Repowering The West → This article and podcast Sammy Roth of the LA Times: Repowering The West appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

Sachu Constantine of Vote Solar

8/30/2022
It is estimated that over 2.5 million homes are equipped with solar panels in the U.S. And the popularity of capturing the natural power of the sun to heat and cool our homes is on the rise – according to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) solar panel installations have increased by 43% in just … Continue reading Sachu Constantine of Vote Solar → This article and podcast Sachu Constantine of Vote Solar appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Waymap CEO Tom Pey

8/23/2022
Have you ever watched in amazement as a visually impaired person nimbly maneuvers their way through a crowded subway station? Well, some thoughtful innovations are being developed to enable people with low vision to navigate the world with greater ease. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to the founder and CEO of Waymap, … Continue reading Waymap CEO Tom Pey → This article and podcast Waymap CEO Tom Pey appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Bianca Fortis on Florida’s Efforts to Disenfranchise Former Prisoners

8/16/2022
Florida sort of defines the term “swing state.” The smallest of variables can push the outcome of Florida’s elections in one direction or another – in the year 2000 it was “hanging chads” and more recently it appeared it would be the re-enfranchisement of former felons. In 2018, Florida voters overwhelmingly passed Amendment 4, which … Continue reading Bianca Fortis on Florida’s Efforts to Disenfranchise Former Prisoners → This article and podcast Bianca Fortis on Florida’s Efforts to...

Duration:00:28:59

“To Serve & Protect” Whom? Alec Karakatsanis on Copaganda

8/9/2022
What comes to mind when you hear the words “crime” and “safety?” For many, these words evoke images of poor people stealing things, or police enforcing laws to suppress street crime. Our guest today on Sea Change Radio argues that there’s a whole set of crimes that have been intentionally omitted from the messaging we … Continue reading “To Serve & Protect” Whom? Alec Karakatsanis on Copaganda → This article and podcast “To Serve & Protect” Whom? Alec Karakatsanis on Copaganda appeared...

RL Miller of Climate Hawks Vote on the Inflation Reduction Act

8/2/2022
Are you weary of having to care about where headline-seeking Senators Joe Manchin and Kyrsten Sinema land on important topics? Well, according to this week’s guest on Sea Change Radio, relief may be in sight. This week we speak with grassroots organizer and Democratic insider RL Miller to dig deeper into the politics, logistics and … Continue reading RL Miller of Climate Hawks Vote on the Inflation Reduction Act → This article and podcast RL Miller of Climate Hawks Vote on the Inflation...

Daniel Nichanian on the Nuts and Bolts of Local Elections

7/26/2022
Anyone who paid attention to the ugly aftermath of the 2020 presidential election suddenly realized that a coterie of state-level bureaucrats had a whole lot more power than we ever imagined. And it was a huge wake up call for those who have chosen not to vote in past local elections. Elections matter, even small … Continue reading Daniel Nichanian on the Nuts and Bolts of Local Elections → This article and podcast Daniel Nichanian on the Nuts and Bolts of Local Elections appeared first on...

Indonesian Coal + Food For Soul

7/19/2022
This week on Sea Change Radio, we dig into the archives and listen to two very different stories about consumption. First, we speak to global journalist Nithin Coca who has written a series of pieces for Mongabay.com about Indonesia’s alarming headfirst dive into the coal industry. We discuss the high-level corruption that allowed coal to … Continue reading Indonesian Coal + Food For Soul → This article and podcast Indonesian Coal + Food For Soul appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59