The wedding of spiritual magic and compassionate social activism with host Caroline Casey.
The Visionary Activist Show
2:00 PM Pacific Time: Thursdays
Dedicated to “anything we need to know to have a democracy”: Democratic Animism, Pragmatic Mysticism, Applied Divination, Renaissance of Reverent Ingenuity. Hosted by Caroline Casey. Her guests are allies contributing to a culture of reverent ingenuity. Critique and Solution.
At this 22nd anniversary of the Visionary Activist Show, honoring Caroline’s first ever guest, James Hillman, (double Aries liberating Jungian psychologist) by welcoming his biographer, Dick Russell: “The Life and Ideas of James Hillman, volume I; The Making of a Psychologist.” https://dickrussell.org/ Dick Russell, favorite guest of the Visionary Activist Show, a longtime environmental journalist, … Continued
Part 2: Caroline welcomes back liberating satiric genius Tony Vigorito, author of (cannot recommend highly enough) spicy, jaunty, liberating, highly pertinent Trickster novel, “Love and Other Pranks.” We explore our shared dedication that Trickster be Liberating us from the Con. “May be the single wildest novel I’ve ever read. It rings the cosmic gong on … Continued
Guiding political*scientific strategy for a Renaissance of Reverent Ingenuity – Caroline hosts Nick Brana, chief catalyst for the Draft Bernie movement & conference (D.C. Sept 8-10) [https://draftbernie.org/] and welcomes back Rob Fanney (aka Robert Scribbler) among our most trust-worthy climate crisis guides as we consider our effective response to catastrophe [https://robertscribbler.com/].
Caroline emerges from mega-entheo-eclipse festival to host the sacrament Ayahuasca, and one of Grandmother Ayahuasca’s voices, Dr. Rachel Harris, author of “Listening to Ayahuasca – new hope for depression, addiction, ptsd, anxiety;” that our rogue species may be guided to return to conscious kinship. http://www.listeningtoayahuasca.com
Caroline hosts fellow astrologer Gemini Brett “bringing astronomy to astrologers.” Preparing for upcoming Solar Eclipse in Leo with Regulus ~ the Heart of the Lion (Monday, August 21st). We explore the eclipse, the Mars, Venus and Mercury cycles: Mercury now retrograde, diving into the Sun for a death-re-birth, will be stationing direct, September 5th at the eclipse … Continued
Caroline hosts Michael Stuart Ani, author of “The Ghost Dance – an Untold History of the Americas” – a journey through the world of Talking Plants – that we humans may re-weave our warp into Nature’s woof. Michael Stuart Ani website
Caroline hosts fellow KPFA team-mate, and author of Palestine Mystery Series, Kate Jessica Raphael – whose 2nd novel “Murder Under the Fig Tree” is a splendid deep delving noir into the complexity of the middle east, with a trust-worthy narrator. (Offering as gift for fund-drive pledge!) www.KateRaphael.com
Caroline hosts Nicki Scully, dedicated teacher of shamanism and Egyptian Mysteries, author of “Sekhmet – Transformation in the Belly of the Goddess,” perfect as Mars is in the Underworld (unseen by proximity to the Sun) in Leo, awaiting invitation for Feline Ferocity to re-enter the world! www.shamanicjourneys.com
We listen to part II of Caroline’s recent talk with Amikaeyla Gaston on drums, in Bolinas, CA – High John Eve at Commonweal. To purchase the entire recording go to CoyoteNetworkNews.com
Caroline welcomes the return of Terry Tempest Williams whose “The Hour of the Land” is just now available in paperback w ps addressing the current war on life dire threat to our National Parks. Strength derived from protecting Beauty will see us through. Terry Tempest Williams website: http://coyoteclan.com/ And ‘The Hour of Land’ book details