Breaking Green Ceilings

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Dec. 15, 2021

EP 58: International Law & Climate Justice

Nadia Ahmad is an author, attorney, law professor, and environmental justice advocate. She has spent her academic career focusing…

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Nov. 30, 2021

EP 57: Inviting More Black Folks to the Outdoors

Earl B. Hunter, Jr is an unapologetic business owner of an outdoor recreational and marketing company that is committed to get mo…

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Nov. 16, 2021

EP 56: Bringing Back Bats From the Brink of Extinction

Ecologist Dr. Rodrigo Medellín is one of the most vocal and well-known advocates for the protection of bats and bat habitats. Rod…

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Nov. 2, 2021

EP 55: Running for Social and Environmental Justice

Rocio Villalobos is from Austin, Texas. She's an avid trail runner who promotes mental health, having experienced her own challen…

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Sept. 29, 2021

EP 54: Tackling Food Insecurity in the United Kingdom

One would think that food insecurity doesn't exist in one of the richest countries in the world - United Kingdom. Deidre (Dee) Wo…

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Sept. 15, 2021

Ep 53: Fighting for Food Sovereignty in Kenya and Uganda.

In this episode we talk about the implications of free trade on African women especially from a food sovereignty perspective. Oft…

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Sept. 7, 2021

EP 52: Collaborations in Environmental Justice Movements (Part 2)

This is the second episode of a two part series with three wonderful changemakers - Laura Diaz, Samrat Pathania from Environmenta…

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Sept. 1, 2021

EP 52: Collaborations in Environmental Justice Movements (Part 1)

This is the first episode of a two part series with three wonderful changemakers - Laura Diaz, Samrat Pathania from Environmental…

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Aug. 20, 2021

EP 51: Decolonizing the Flower

A queer farmer of color, Edgar Xochitl is the Farm Manager at Hummingbird Farm a collective farm in the Excelsior, San Francisco.…

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Aug. 3, 2021

EP 50: Incorporating Social Sciences into Conservation

Why is modern conservation failing? And what can we do to improve its effectiveness? As a social research consultant,  Leander L…

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July 20, 2021

EP 49: Uncovering the Innovative Genius that Resides in Nature

Billy Almon is an Astrobiofuturist. Billy helps people explore solutions to improve human experiences on earth and in space. He i…

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July 6, 2021

EP 48: Art for Environmental Change

Benjamin Von Wong is an award-winning Canadian who's work lies at the intersection of fantasy and photography and combines everyd…

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June 29, 2021

Season 3 Launch!

We're back! Here are some highlights: - Video for season 2 and season 3 episodes are on our youtube page - https://www.youtube.co…

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March 24, 2021

EP 47: Water Affordability and Equity in America

Stacey Isaac Berahzer, founder of IB Environmental, has spent more than 16 years in the environmental field, most of it immersed …

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March 16, 2021

EP 46: Investigating the Illicit Vulture Trade in Nigeria

Stephen Awoyemi is a PhD student at the Department of Environmental Sciences and Policy. For his PhD research, he looks at how so…

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March 9, 2021

EP 45: Making Space for Climate Justice and Clean Energy (RERUN)

Raya Salter is an attorney, educator and clean energy law/policy expert, focusing on climate justice. She is a member of the New …

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March 2, 2021

EP 44: Indigenous Environmentalism

Deondre Smiles is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Geography and is a citizen of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe. His researc…

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Feb. 23, 2021

EP 43: Diving With A Purpose

Weldon Wade was born and raised in Bermuda and has been active in the Bermuda diving community for over 10 years. The first and o…

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Feb. 16, 2021

EP 42: Grassroots Action in River Protection (RERUN)

This is a re-release of an episode from Feb 2020 season 1 of the podcast. This episode is with the only African American River Ke…

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Feb. 9, 2021

EP 41: Finding Black Joy: Black Women in Nature

Nicole Jackson, Ivory Levert and Angela Mitchell are co-creators of Black Women in Nature (BWN), an initiative to connect Black w…

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Feb. 9, 2021

S2 TRAILER: We're Back!

Hey All! Season 2 is here! I can’t believe that we made it this far. Season 1 was exhilarating and hectic at the same time. We ha…

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Nov. 24, 2020

EP 40: Bringing Back Buffalo to Native Lands and Peoples

Jason Baldes is a member of the Eastern Shoshone Tribe from the Wind River Indian Reservation in Wyoming. He received his undergr…

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Nov. 17, 2020

EP 39: Lending a Voice to Disability Justice and an Outdoors For All

Ambika Rajyagor is a 24 year old Indian-American Outdoor/Adventure Blogger, Special Needs Advocate, and Activist. She is also the…

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Nov. 10, 2020

EP 38: Recreating in Color: Promoting Ethnic Diversity in Public Lands

Francisco, recently retired from his position as the director of recreation tourism, heritage and wilderness resources for more t…

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