Radio Shows & Podcasts from the Left Coast
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The Ecology Hour and Disquiet:
Episodes of Direct and Legal Activism to Save the Climate and the Recovering Forests of the West
The Ecology Hour for September 19, 2023: Pollinator conservation with Jessa Kay Cruz of Xerces Society and Jackson Forest Developments
The Ecology Hour for August 15, 2023: The USFS' giant R5 salvage timber sale with Matt Simmons of EPIC
The Ecology Hour for July 18, 2023: Alternative wood products with Nathan Anderson of Anderson's Alternatives
The Ecology Hour for June 29, 2023: The Jackson Advisory Group and the Public Process
The Ecology Hour for May 16, 2023: Sensitive ecological communities and the process of making a community drought resilient with ecologists Peter Baye and Teresa Sholars and Fort Bragg Mayor Bernie Norvell
The Ecology Hour for April 18, 2023: Intentional forests and Potential Elder Trees, with Professor Steven Sillett
The Ecology Hour for March 21, 2023: Caspar 500, with Kevin Conway, Kim Rodrigues PhD, Evan Mills, PhD, JP O'Brien, PhD, and more.
Forest Reciprocity and the Cloud Forest Institute with guest host Matilda Hernandez-Miyares
A Walk in the Rain to Enchanted Meadow with Coyote and Bill Heil
Change Our Name Fort Bragg and the Little-Known History of Mendocino County with Victoria Patterson PhD and Philip Zwerling PhD.
Queer Voices, Music, Opinions, & Lives from Highway 101 to the World....
September 2023--La Morena del Chichamocha--a bilingual episode with Colombian musician Magdalena Moreno on Afro-Colombian music and the long history of Afro-transvestism
August 2023--Lest We Forget--the words of Calvin J McIntosh, queer WW2 veteran
July 2023--Gender and the Culture Wars with Gender Studies professor Matthew Franks
June 2023--Pride y Orgullo, Pride Month in two languages!
May 2023--The relentless attacks on transgender people
April 2023--Eating disorders, body image, and mental health in the LGBTQIA+ community and beyond
March 2023--A lifetime of legal and direct activism with Polly Girvin
February 2023--Introduction to Hurstory Part 1 with actress, comedienne, and activist extraordinaire Sherry Glaser
January 2023--JW, Roland, and Chad have a cozy cyber-round table talking about all the fab things that happened for queers worldwide in 2022
December 2022--Why you should have your teenager's back... and a wee little Thanksgiving Story
November 2022--Tatumn Wicahpi Wi and Tanda Blu Bear from Women With Bows, a queer, indigenous activist organization speaking on what it means to be two spirit... and more
October 2022--the Banned Books Episode with independent bookseller Christie Olson Day and readings from Diane Patterson, George Russell, Carrie Ann Becker-Fishman, Barbara Wechsler, Zee Barron, Ginny Rorby, and Chipmunk
September 2022--the September Medley: highlights and hot outtakes from the last nine months of Pride Nation 101...
August 2022--From China to Taiwan to Albion with Nancy Chao, Queer Prom with Adrian James, and Taking the Dick out of Dictionary with Sherry Glaser
July 2022--National Community Activism and the Art of Drag, with Jose Ignacio Gaona and Mizz Terracotta Clay
June 2022--Abortion Rights: A Queer Perspective
April 2022--Body Image and that Bad Old Positive
March 2022--The Warm & Fuzzy Family Values Episode
February 2022--A Portrait of Queer on the Mendocino Coast
The Trail Stewards Radio Hour--Ecology, Politics, and Policy of the Redwood Region
December 2022: The Ecosystem of the Soul, readings, ramblings, and musings from activists and our families about the fraught relationship of humans with the natural world.
November 2022: Save the Redwoods League Conservation and Science Director Joanna Nelson, PhD, and the Friends of Little Bear
October 2022: Thirty Years of Greenwashing, looking at the Forest Stewardship Council with Gary Hughes, and backwoods preparedness with Marc Jensen
September 2022: The Mushroom Economy with Eric Schramm, the JAG with Charlie Schneider, and the Coalition with Megan Wolf
August 2022: The Unforeseen Impacts of Trails and the History of Equestrian Use in JDSF with Chad Swimmer and Lari Shea
July 2022: Prescribed Fire with the Stewards of Emerald Earth Sanctuary and Kyle Farmer of UC Cooperative Extension in Hopland
June 2022: A Celebration of the Life of Bill Lemos
May 2022: Redwood forest ecology and recovery with Environmental Scientist Will Russell and Ecologist Teresa Sholars
April 2022: Forest carbon, carbon offsets, and exposing more hot air, with Gary Graham Hughes, Stephen Sillett, Evan Mills, Matt Simmons, Marc Jensen, Ravel Gauthier, and more.....
March 2022: The Pomo Rally in Ukiah
February 2022: A rebroadcast of the Gallery Bookshop/Book Arts Mendo Zoom event for the Mendocino Trail Stewards' Book
December 2021: Natural Building with Colin Gillespie and Direct Activism with Anna Marie Stenberg
November 2021: The Jackson Advisory Group and the Old Woodlands, with Chris Blencowe, Charlie Schneider, and Bill Lemos
October 2021: Tribal co-management with Polly Girvin, our allies Gransel and Hetel, Michelle McMillan, Sara Constance Rose, and Vince Taylor on the Mendocino Woodlands
September 2021: Forest Activism
July 2021: How to save a forest with Bill Lemos and Naomi Wagner
June 2021: Climate change and sustainable forestry, with JP O'Brien and Teresa Sholars