Plural of You
By Josh Morgan
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Not ready to give up on humanity yet? This is the podcast about people helping people and what you can do to make a difference. By data analyst and sociologist Josh Morgan.
||CleanDocumenting the “Wounded Healers” – David Freudberg (POY 47)||David Freudberg made his career documenting America's caregivers for public radio. Josh talks with him about why and asks how he copes with negativity.||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProtecting Small Farmers and Their Land – Jillian Hishaw (POY 46)||Jillian Hishaw offers legal aid to America's small farmers as they age. She's also helping them feed families in need across the Southeastern US.||12/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSTORIES: Lights in a Dark Place / The Turkey Sandwich (POY 45)||To celebrate The Plural of You's third anniversary, Josh invites two people to share stories of the nicest things strangers have done for them.||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Little Free Pantry – Jessica McClard (POY 44)||Jessica McClard founded The Little Free Pantry with a simple model: take groceries when you need, leave them if you can. Now the concept has gone worldwide.||10/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWant to Contribute to POY? Let’s Talk About It!||Josh here. I'd like to open The Plural of You for your contributions! Mind taking a 5-minute survey to start the process?||9/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Tragedy Given Purpose – Pardeep Kaleka (POY 43)||A Tragedy Given Purpose - Pardeep Kaleka (POY 43)||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChanging Conversations on Health Care – #IamMedicaid (POY 42)||Changing Conversations on Health Care - #IAmMedicaid (POY 42)||7/14/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGetting Back to Sleep – Keith Cushner of Tuck (POY 41)||Keith Cushner founded Tuck to build one of the best websites on sleep health. Here's his advice on how to sleep well and to help others sleep.||6/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Manual for Building Community – Neighborhood Playbook (POY 40)||Kevin Wright and Joe Nickol wrote The Neighborhood Playbook to unite community developers and everyone else around common goals, starting in Cincinnati.||5/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanUsing Journalism to Bridge Divides – Spaceship Media (POY 39)||Eve Pearlman and Jeremy Hay founded Spaceship Media to convince opposing sides to talk. They're using journalism to reconnect Americans and restore trust.||4/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAwakening Compassion at Work – Monica Worline (POY 38)||Monica Worline has co-authored a book about the benefits of compassion at work, and about how we can make our workplaces better for everyone.||3/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFeeling Powerless? Try Family Dinners – Lynn Barendsen (POY 37)||Lynn Barendsen directs The Family Dinner Project at Harvard, where she and her team help American families gather around their dinner tables again.||2/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOur Right to Fair Repair – Gay Gordon-Byrne (POY 36)||Gay Gordon-Byrne directs The Repair Association, a group of repair professionals and advocates fighting to make the products we buy easy to repair again.||1/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Your Slow Cooker Can Change a Life – Crescent City CrockPot (POY 35)||Aaron Taylor and Rosie Nolan co-founded Crescent City CrockPot in New Orleans to slow-cook meals for those who are homeless. Here's why it matters to them.||12/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOvercoming Fear of the Future – Yisroel Roll (POY 34)||Yisroel Roll is a psychotherapist and rabbi from Baltimore. He's helped hundreds of people overcome fear, anxiety, and depression to find their true selves.||11/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHealing the Sickness of Our Secrets – Cheri Speelman (POY 33)||Cheri Speelman leads The AIDS Outreach Project near Seattle, helping those at risk for drug-related afflictions. Here she shares her compassionate outlook.||8/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanViolence Can Be Stopped – Tony Barksdale (POY 32)||Tony Barksdale is a retired commissioner from the Baltimore Police Department. He believes violence can be solved, and he's committed to see that happen.||7/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDefending the Earth from Asteroids – Danica Remy (POY 31)||Danica Remy is the COO at B612, an organization out to detect and deflect asteroids before they can impact the Earth. Here she shares their unique mission.||6/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBringing Local Government & The Public Together – Kirsten Wyatt (POY 30)||Kirsten Wyatt co-founded ELGL to bring government employees together and to inspire confidence in local government. Listen as she shares what motivates her.||6/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Search Engine for Social Services – Selina Sosa (POY 29)||Selina Sosa directs Community Outreach at Aunt Bertha, the Texas B Corp offering a search engine for social services. Listen as she shares their mission.||5/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow to Award Politeness Points – Bill Durkin (POY 28)||Bill Durkin gives cards, or Politeness Points, to thank polite train riders in Boston. He and Josh talk about how this simple idea can spread empathy.||5/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTouch Awareness & Sculptures of Hugs – Bonnie Kemske (POY 27)||Bonnie Kemske creates sculptures mimicking hugs using touch research. Her goal is to raise awareness of the benefits of touch and bring people together.||4/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding Community with Local Homestay Programs – Julie Knopp (POY 26)||Julie Knopp directs City Stay, which offers local homestay programs in Minnesota. Listen as she compares this one-of-a-kind idea to study abroad education.||4/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmotional Labor Among 911 Dispatchers – Jim Marshall (POY 25)||Jim Marshall trains 911 dispatchers to protect their mental health in their high-stress jobs. He also shares why he enjoys serving these hidden caregivers.||3/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean100 Tools to Empower Global Women – Betsy Teutsch (POY 24)||Women are the largest group affected by poverty worldwide. Betsy Teutsch has written an outstanding book on 100 tools they are using to improve their lives.||3/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Social Benefits of Trees – Paul Johnson (POY 23)||Paul Johnson helps Texans manage their trees, and he also hosts a podcast about the benefits of trees. Learn more about this surprisingly important field.||2/15/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBeArded WARRIORs, A Veterans Support Group – Ty Oswald (POY 22)||Ty Oswald started BeArded WARRIORs, a veterans support group, to help others in Alabama like him. He's also committed to reaching veterans across the US.||2/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNOTE: Early Episodes Have Been Archived||Here's a quick announcement about The Plural of You's early episodes.||11/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanINTRO: Welcome to The Plural of You (Updated Fall 2017)||This is Josh's summary of The Plural of You, as well as three key lessons learned so far from helpers who have appeared on the podcast.||11/1/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
More than just an interview - this podcast is uplifting.
Very thoughtful and informative.
Information and lots of insight to be had.
Refreshing and Uplifting!
Take a break from podcasts about TV shows and listen to some fascinating interviews with people trying to build a better world. Great work!
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