Podcasts

Faith Bridge – Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.3

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW One of 12 sites that was briefly held during the International Rebellion in London, Faith Bridge (formerly known as Lambeth Bridge) was co-ordinated by a multi-faith group of spiritual leaders, organisations, and citizens. In this episode, we speak to those people; featuring a vicar from Leeds, a Pure Land Buddhist Priest, and representatives from Christian Climate Action, XR Muslims, XR Jews, XR Buddhists, and Earth Wisdom Tenders. You can view Extinction Rebellion’s three demands here. Listen to Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.2, ‘Writers Rebel’, here.

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Writers Rebel – Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.2

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW On Friday the 11th October 2019, from 5-9pm in Trafalgar Square (London), Extinction Rebellion will be launching Writers Rebel, an initiative to encourage writers to address the climate emergency in their work. In this episode we first speak to Writers Rebel organisers and novelists, James Miller (who wrote Lost Boys and Sunshine State), Monique Roffrey (whose novel Archipelago won the OCM Bocas Award for Caribbean Literature), and Chloe Aridjis, (who wrote Book of Clouds, was guest curator at Tate Liverpool, and has been awarded a…

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Reclaiming the Streets – Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.1

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW The Extinction Rebellion Podcast is back with a series of podlets (mini podcasts) from October 2019’s International Rebellion in London. On Monday the 7th, Extinction Rebellion managed to take 11 sites across the city. Our first podlet is a snapshot of that – reclaiming the streets. Hear from the people who were there and part of a speech by Weyman Bennett, from Stand Up To Racism. You can view Extinction Rebellion’s three demands here. Listen to our fifth Extinction Rebellion podcast, ‘Regenerative Culture’, featuring…

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Episode 5 – Regenerative Culture, Joanna Macy

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW In this episode, the Extinction Rebellion Podcast explores regenerative culture. What is it, and how can it be of use to rebels worldwide? Joanna Macy, PhD is a teacher and writer on issues of environmental justice, Deep Ecology, and Buddhist practice, as well as the root teacher of the Work that Reconnects. An anthology on the impact of her work around the world will appear in April under the title A Wild Love for the World: Joanna Macy and the Work of our Time. You…

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Glastonbury Special – Extinction Rebellion Podcast

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW The Extinction Rebellion Podcast is back with a special, soaking up the atmosphere from 2019’s Glastonbury Festival. We start with Sir David Attenborough’s Sunday afternoon appearance on the pyramid stage, praising the festival for going plastic free! Then, we move to Thursday afternoon, where the XR procession ended with a mass assembly of the Extinction symbol. From the park stage, you can hear rapper Dizraeli and the Kichwa Amazonian Shaman, activist and Wisdom Keeper, Kurukundi. Then, after his appearance…

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Extinction Rebellion Podcast Episode 4 – Looking Forwards

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic Live on all platforms NOW In our first episode since April’s International Rebellion, the Extinction Rebellion podcast discusses the future. Christiana Figueres was Executive Secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) from 2010 to 2016. The 2015 Paris Agreement was her most notable achievement. You can read more about the agreement and the 1997 Kyoto Protocol here. George Monbiot is a British writer and a columnist at The Guardian. You can read his latest columns here. Jem Bendell is a Professor of Sustainability Leadership at the…

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Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 3.0

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic How do Extinction Rebellion families feel about the future? Our third podlet, Green Futures, is live on all platforms now. This is the third of our XR podlets, mini podcasts from the International Rebellion. With thanks to Professor Jem Bendell. You can read his paper, “Deep Adaptation: A Map for Navigating Climate Tragedy” here. The production team included Jessica Townsend, Marijn van de Geer, Dave Anderson, Dave Stitch, and Barney Weston. Listen to our second Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special, about the 680+ arrestees, here.

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Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special 2.0

Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Spotify Listen on Podomatic What’s it like being arrested for Extinction Rebellion? Our second podlet, 340+ arrestees, is live on all platforms now. This is the second of our XR podlets, mini podcasts from the International Rebellion. With thanks to Dr. Gail Bradbrook and, of course, all of our arrestees! The production team included Jessica Townsend, Marijn van de Geer, Dave Anderson, Dave Stitch, and Barney Weston. Listen to our first Extinction Rebellion Podcast Special, from the start of the International Rebellion, here.

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