People, Politics and Planet
By Green Party of Canada
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In this era of knee-jerk partisanship and decision-based evidence making, the currency of actual ideas has become sadly devalued in Canadian politics. Veteran broadcaster (and Green Party Deputy Leader) Jo-Ann Roberts is changing all that with the new podcast *People, Politics and Planet*, a wide-ranging audio journey through some fascinating political terrain where you’ll meet some of the country’s most thought-provoking policy innovators. Sure, they mostly lean towards Green -- but, as Jo-Ann finds out, that’s where the all interesting stuff is happening.
||Clean#6 David Suzuki Gets Political||A wide-ranging interview with renowned geneticist and environmentalist, David Suzuki. He talks about his own political history, why he left the NDP then avoided party politics and now is campaigning for Greens. He also shares his thoughts on his legacy||10/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#5 Clean and Quiet Change - Mark Rabin||Mark Rabin started his career working in oil and gas. Now, he’s the founder and CEO of Portable Electric, a company that builds mobile power stations. His company provides clean, silent energy on demand and has seen particular success in the film indu||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#4 Making Every Vote Count - Sonia Theroux and Terry Dance-Binnink||Voting changes everything. BC residents are seriously thinking about upending the First Past the Post system and adopting proportional representation. In this episode I talk to Sonia Theroux and Terry Dance-Binnink about the BC fight for fair representa||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#3 Sounding the alarm bells about Climate Change - Richard Zurawski||Climate Change is here. We’re already seeing the impact of extreme weather, flooding and forest fires. While people and politicians talk in circles about the need to tackle the problem, the crisis gets worse. Richard Zurawski In this episode, meteoro||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#2 Writing with a POV - Michael Harris||Journalist, writer and documentary filmmaker Michael Harris earned his exceptional reputation by getting to the heart of the matter. His book Party of One took an honest and insightful look into the republican roots of Stephen Harper. His work has spark||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#1 Two Greens in a Pod-(cast) - Elizabeth May||For our series launch, Green Party leader Elizabeth May interviews me, Green Party Deputy Jo-Ann Roberts. Over the next half hour, you’ll get to know me, my story, my interests and my passions. You’ll also get the opportunity to learn more about Eli||9/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanComing Soon: People Politics and Planet with Jo-Ann Roberts||In this era of knee-jerk partisanship and decision-based evidence making, the currency of actual ideas has become sadly devalued in Canadian politics. Veteran broadcaster (and Green Party Deputy Leader) Jo-Ann Roberts is changing all that with the new p||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|