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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

Summer Solstice Celebration: Bill Kreutzmann + Chuck Leavell

6/21/2022
This week on Sea Change Radio, we celebrate the summer solstice to revel in our planet and talk music as we dig into the archives to revisit our discussions with two legendary rock musicians who also care deeply about environmental causes. First, we listen to our 2011 conversation with Bill Kreutzmann, the drummer for the … Continue reading Summer Solstice Celebration: Bill Kreutzmann + Chuck Leavell → This article and podcast Summer Solstice Celebration: Bill Kreutzmann + Chuck Leavell...

Duration:00:28:58

The Promise of Psychedelic Therapy

6/14/2022
Psychologist and pop culture icon of the 1960s, Timothy Leary, famously instructed San Francisco hippies to take psychedelic drugs in order to “turn on, tune in, and drop out.” These days there’s a movement in psychology, also centered in Northern California, advancing the use of psychedelics, as well. But the agenda is less about dropping … Continue reading The Promise of Psychedelic Therapy → This article and podcast The Promise of Psychedelic Therapy appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Crystal Kolden: Prepping For Wildfire Season (re-broadcast)

6/7/2022
Yes, there will be millions of collective sighs as the deadliest pandemic in a century begins to abate and a more open summer kicks off. But summer also means the beginning of the wildfire season in the American West – a slew of deadly disasters lying in wait. Last year was the worst fire season … Continue reading Crystal Kolden: Prepping For Wildfire Season (re-broadcast) → This article and podcast Crystal Kolden: Prepping For Wildfire Season (re-broadcast) appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

John Stoehr: Guns And White Power

5/31/2022
The term “civil liberties” may connote different associations, depending on where you fall on the political spectrum. While some connect the term with the struggle for racial justice or reproductive freedom, for others it may evoke a belief in their right to bear arms. This week’s guest on Sea Change Radio is John Stoehr, the founder and … Continue reading John Stoehr: Guns And White Power → This article and podcast John Stoehr: Guns And White Power appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Neel Dhanesha: Nurdle Hurdles

5/24/2022
What is a nurdle, you ask? Is it the latest variation on the popular New York Times puzzle, Wordle? No, not quite. Nurdles are the tiny little petroleum-based building blocks of the plastics industry. And they are literally everywhere. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with Neel Dhanesha to learn about the role … Continue reading Neel Dhanesha: Nurdle Hurdles → This article and podcast Neel Dhanesha: Nurdle Hurdles appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

William Moomaw: Climate Change Assessments

5/17/2022
“It is unequivocal that human influence has warmed the atmosphere, ocean and land. The scale of recent changes are unprecedented over many centuries to many thousands of years. Human-induced climate change is already affecting many weather and climate extremes in every region across the globe.” These words of warning, read by today’s guest on Sea … Continue reading William Moomaw: Climate Change Assessments → This article and podcast William Moomaw: Climate Change Assessments appeared first...

Duration:00:28:59

States Newsroom: A Novel Approach To State-Level News

5/10/2022
There are forces in the US that like to selectively bring up “states rights” from time to time – with the impending decision stripping the federal protections for access to safe abortion, this is one of those times. But most of us don’t methodically monitor what happens in states that are not our own. Wouldn’t … Continue reading States Newsroom: A Novel Approach To State-Level News → This article and podcast States Newsroom: A Novel Approach To State-Level News appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

David v. Goliath: Danna Smith + Leo Woodberry v. Big Conservation

5/3/2022
With around a billion dollars in annual revenue, The Nature Conservancy is the largest organization of its kind in America. Their stated mission is to “conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends” and they boldly claim to have “done more than anyone else to advance conservation around the world.” And yet, this … Continue reading David v. Goliath: Danna Smith + Leo Woodberry v. Big Conservation → This article and podcast David v. Goliath: Danna Smith + Leo Woodberry v. Big...

Duration:00:28:59

SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 2: Recall Rubbish

4/26/2022
More than 20 years ago, sociologist Barry Glassner wrote his bestseller The Culture of Fear, where he explains why Americans tend to be unreasonably afraid of things like crime, drugs, people of color, immigrants, teenagers, etc. He writes, “The short answer to why Americans harbor so many misbegotten fears is that immense power and money … Continue reading SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 2: Recall Rubbish → This article and podcast SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 2: Recall...

Duration:00:28:59

SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 1: Crime And Moral Panic

4/19/2022
In his astute and timeless book, How to Lie with Statistics, Darrell Huff writes, “The secret language of statistics, so appealing in a fact-minded culture, is employed to sensationalize, inflate, confuse, and oversimplify.” This statement is at least as true as it was in 1954 when it was first published. Among the subjects most prone … Continue reading SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 1: Crime And Moral Panic → This article and podcast SF Public Defender Peter Calloway Pt. 1: Crime...

Duration:00:28:59

Lambda Legal CEO Kevin Jennings on the Fight For Equal Rights (re-broadcast)

4/12/2022
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. famously instilled optimism with his proclamation that, “The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice.” He was speaking in relation to the long struggle for racial equity, but the words are also applicable to the advancement of civil rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and … Continue reading Lambda Legal CEO Kevin Jennings on the Fight For Equal Rights (re-broadcast) → This article and podcast Lambda Legal CEO Kevin Jennings on...

Duration:00:28:59

Hog Wild: Susanne Rust on the Feral Pig Problem

4/5/2022
You may not have seen them running through your yard, but just wait. Feral pigs are everywhere and they’re a growing problem. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with Susanne Rust, an environmental reporter from the Los Angeles Times. She talks about the millions – yes, millions of wild pigs roaming the countryside, … Continue reading Hog Wild: Susanne Rust on the Feral Pig Problem → This article and podcast Hog Wild: Susanne Rust on the Feral Pig Problem appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:59

Jesse Tran: Coffee Waste Sneakers

3/29/2022
According to a study conducted by Quantis International, footwear production is responsible for about 700 million metric tons of carbon dioxide, or 1.4% of total global climate emissions. The negative impact of athletic footwear in particular includes problematic waste stream and labor practices, as well. So what can you do when you want to be responsible … Continue reading Jesse Tran: Coffee Waste Sneakers → This article and podcast Jesse Tran: Coffee Waste Sneakers appeared first on Sea...

Duration:00:29:00

Dan Dicker: A Basket Case Study of Oil

3/22/2022
America loves to blame the President when gas prices are high but the fact is the U.S. President has very little control over the price we pay at the pump. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to oil expert Daniel Dicker to discuss the politicization of gas prices, how Russia’s invasion of Ukraine … Continue reading Dan Dicker: A Basket Case Study of Oil → This article and podcast Dan Dicker: A Basket Case Study of Oil appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:59

Adam Sobel: A Climate Science Midlife Crisis

3/15/2022
Imagine you go to graduate school for a bunch of years, conscientiously studying the nuanced interactions of the variables that underlie the globe’s climate. Then, as you publish findings that demonstrate what’s happening to our planet, you hear your work debated and unheeded by legislators across the country who couldn’t tell a stratospheric temperature profile … Continue reading Adam Sobel: A Climate Science Midlife Crisis → This article and podcast Adam Sobel: A Climate Science Midlife...

Duration:00:28:59

Ted Nordhaus: What Are Environmental Protections Protecting?

3/8/2022
Historian T.J. Jackson Lears once said, “All history is the history of unintended consequences.” This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak with Ted Nordhaus, the Founder and Executive Director of The Breakthrough Institute, about when laws designed to protect the environment are misused in order to block efforts that would combat climate change. We look at … Continue reading Ted Nordhaus: What Are Environmental Protections Protecting? → This article and podcast Ted Nordhaus: What Are...

Duration:00:28:59

Anne Clunan on the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

3/1/2022
War has suddenly returned to Europe. The Russian invasion of Ukraine has been swift, shocking, and devastating. In addition to killing thousands of civilians and soldiers, the incursion has rocked global financial markets and galvanized the West against Russia in ways not seen since the Cold War. This week on Sea Change Radio, we talk … Continue reading Anne Clunan on the Russian Invasion of Ukraine → This article and podcast Anne Clunan on the Russian Invasion of Ukraine appeared first on...

Duration:00:28:59

Andrew Winston: The Case For Doing Business Differently

2/22/2022
In 1970, the economist Milton Friedman wrote a controversial piece for the New York Times Magazine entitled “The Social Responsibility of Business Is To Increase Its Profits.” During the ensuing “greed is good” era of runaway American capitalism, many a titan of industry has quoted these words to rationalize dubious business practices. With a planet … Continue reading Andrew Winston: The Case For Doing Business Differently → This article and podcast Andrew Winston: The Case For Doing...

Duration:00:28:59

Rod Graham: The Fight Over Affirmative Action

2/15/2022
Back in 2016 the US Supreme Court established that the University of Texas could continue to consider race as a factor in admissions, in order to ensure a diverse student body. At that time Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg declared, “I don’t expect that we’re going to see another affirmative action case, at least in education.” … Continue reading Rod Graham: The Fight Over Affirmative Action → This article and podcast Rod Graham: The Fight Over Affirmative Action appeared first on Sea Change...

Duration:00:28:58

Eric Lebel: Cooking With Gas?

2/8/2022
When momentum starts to build, people like to exclaim, “Now we’re cooking with gas!” Well, a recent study out of Stanford University might have us re-thinking that expression. The study found that methane leaking from stoves inside U.S. homes has the same climate impact as about half a million gasoline-powered cars and, furthermore, that these … Continue reading Eric Lebel: Cooking With Gas? → This article and podcast Eric Lebel: Cooking With Gas? appeared first on Sea Change Radio.

Duration:00:28:29