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Ecoright Speaks podcast, episode 8: Conservative eco-activists Kiera O’Brien and Alex Posner discuss carbon dividends

On Tuesdays, we drop podcast episodes! (A prize for whoever gets the reference…) Anyone who is worried about the future of America can rest easy knowing that Kiera O’Brien and Alex Posner are heading up climate change efforts for their generation and beyond.   By Chelsea Henderson EcoRight News/ RepublicEN These two ambitious, thoughtful, smart, kind people join me […]

August 4th

The presence of climate (or lack thereof) in pop culture

“Minimum Viable Planet” is a weeklyish commentary about climateish stuff, and how to keep it together in a world gone mad. This week, Sarah discovers television. By Sarah Lazarovic Yes! magazine Iam that person who still hasn’t watched The Wire. Ever since I had kids and began reading about feedback loops, there just hasn’t been time for TV. […]

August 2nd

ourVoices podcast: Tom Steyer evaluates Joe Biden’s new climate plan

This week’s guest on ourVoices is the billionaire philanthropist and environmental activist Tom Steyer. The former presidential candidate discusses the future of the environmental justice movement in the US. By Open Democracy Since leaving the corporate sector, Steyer has pursued an active political career. In 2013, he launched the nonprofit organization NextGen America, which mobilizes young […]

July 29th

Disinformation campaigns are murky blends of truth, lies and sincere beliefs – lessons from the coronavirus pandemi

The COVID-19 pandemic has spawned an infodemic, a vast and complicated mix of information, misinformation and disinformation. In this environment, false narratives – the virus was “planned,” that it originated as a bioweapon, that COVID-19 symptoms are caused by 5G wireless communications technology – have spread like wildfire across social media and other communication platforms. […]

July 28th

6 best conservation movies for the whole family

It can be hard for anyone, child or adult, to believe in conservation and climate change when those in power are continually denying its existence. Thankfully, plenty of amazing movies and documentaries can introduce everyone to the idea of conservation, regardless of their age. By Emily Folk Here is a list of six of the […]

July 26th

Ecoright Speaks podcast, episode 5: Conservative energy maven Sarah Hunt

Episode Five of EcoRIght Speaks is live and available on your favorite podcast platform. Don’t forget to subscribe and if you listen on Apple, drop us a five-star rating. There’s a rumor that our producer Price Atkinson will read his favorite reviews on air. By Chelsea Henderson EcoRight News/ RepublicEN This week, I talk to Sarah Hunt, co-founder and […]

July 14th