The Visionary Activist Show

The Visionary Activist Show – Folklore v FolQlore

Folklore v FolQlore… Toxic mimic v authentic. Caroline welcomes Sophia Moskalenko, an expert on the psychology of fairy tales, co-author with Mia Bloom of “How Faery tales shape fighting spirit – Ukranian v Russian Fairy tales,” and “Pastels and Pedophiles – inside the mind of QAnon.” Cons create cults… authentic creates Community Delusion – illusion… Superstition or participatory … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – April 21, 2022

Ladling altruistic ingenuity out of the cauldron of conflagration… Caroline hosts Steven Givot, encouraging us to “open our hearts,” recently returned from volunteering with World Central Kitchen on the Polish-Ukranian border…. https://www.facebook.com/steven.givot Donate to the World Central Kitchen’s work in Ukraine: https://donate.wck.org/give/394390#!/donation/checkout These crises now – only bigger…long-term vision all inclusive altrustic ingenuity required….   … Continued


Caroline hosts Jupiter and Neptune in the guise of NY Times headline, Carol Hoover, and Sarah James, Gwich’in elder, both indefatigable protectors of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge -“the place where all live begins,” as it is now, as the caribou are making their way back to Sarah now…   Sarah Agnes James (born 1946) is … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Ukrainian Earth Story Trickster Magic

Ukrainian Earth Story Trickster Magic: A rollicking, playful, witty, raucous profound rambling cahoot betwixt Caroline and Max Dashu, Keeper of Suppressed Histories Archives, erudite fabtabulous history mthic scholar guide, as we delve into the deep magic of the Slavic world, the animism of Ukraine, how it hums everywhere. Chernobyl means mugwort. “Servant of the People”- … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Slavic Deities

Honoring the Indigenous Intelligences of the Slavic Deities, Caroline welcomes Patricia Robin Woodruff author of “Woodruff’s Guide to Slavic Deities,” & “Slavic Magic Moon Meditations” regarding tonight’s New Moon after Equinox, the Birch Moon, “the Birch is the world tree that connects the Underworld, the Physical World, and the Spirit World.”   We are in … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Fueling the Desirable Future

Whatever is most needed now radio magic, Fossil fuels – fuel the war on life – we have ingenious solutions. And now more than ever-strategic incentive. We welcome the return of Biofuel renewable energy Guide David Blume, a leading proponent for changing our fuel system for the last four decades, and permaculture wizard ally. “Blume’s … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Full Moon St Patricks Equinoctial Tide

Surfing the Full Moon St Patrick’s Day Equinoctial Tide Caroline welcomes Sean Padraic O’Donoghue, that we may avail ourselves of the Magic, to call in what our humbled rogue species needs to resolve the horrific conundrum we have imposed on our kin. https://otherworldwell.com/pages/otherworld-well-hedge-school       Vernal Equinox Celebration · March 21, 2022   Support … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Beaver Believers

Caroline welcomes Ben Goldfarb, environmental journalist, author, editor, and a “Beaver Believer” – a growing coalition of scientists, ranchers, and other allies who”recognize that ecosystems with beavers are far healthier than those without them.” Ben Goldfarb is the author of Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter, winner of the 2019 PEN/E.O. Wilson … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Building the Desirable Future

Caroline welcomes Akaya Windwood, and Bill McKibben as we distill the responsibility-opportunity before us all… We can see the world organizing in support of Ukraine, but still around weapons/oil… So now we know we can organize – now to animate the story and liberate the dream of humans humbly cooperating with Nature’s Guiding Genius… All … Continued


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The Visionary Activist Show – Liberating Cultural Highjinx

Liberating Cultural Highjinx: As all war is a failure of imagination – so all peace is a triumph of imagination, Caroline welcomes Mike Bonanno, aka Igor Vamos, of The Yes Men…. Vamos, a graduate of Reed College, “presented the Reed College Commencement Speech on May 19, 2014, where he announced that the college had decided … Continued