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The Sustainability Agenda is a twice-weekly podcast exploring today’s biggest sustainability questions. Leading sustainability thinkers offer their views on the biggest sustainability challenges, share the latest thinking, identify what’s working --and what needs to change -- and think about the future of sustainability.

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The Sustainability Agenda is a twice-weekly podcast exploring today’s biggest sustainability questions. Leading sustainability thinkers offer their views on the biggest sustainability challenges, share the latest thinking, identify what’s working --and what needs to change -- and think about the future of sustainability.

    Episode 103: Interview with Dr. Frances Fox Piven, social scientist, activist and professor

    Episode 103: Interview with Dr. Frances Fox Piven, social scientist, activist and professor

    In this episode, Professor Frances Fox Piven talks about this unique moment in United States history in which there is an extensive social movement against fascism. While brought to life by a revulsion and anger at police brutality against African American people, it also carries a host of grievances related to the strength of neoliberalism...

    Episode 102: Interview with Rob Nixon, Professor in the Humanities and the Environment

    Episode 102: Interview with Rob Nixon, Professor in the Humanities and the Environment

    In this episode we dive into a discussion with Rob Nixon on climate change denialism, the difficulty of understanding and drawing attention to “slow violence,” and in particular, the power of social media and using story and image to to translate scientific knowledge into powerful currents that catalyze social sentiment and action. As Rob discusses...

    Episode 101: Interview with Eric Holthaus, meteorologist, writer and ecosocialist

    Episode 101: Interview with Eric Holthaus, meteorologist, writer and ecosocialist

    In this episode, we talk with Eric Holthaus about his outlook for the future with climate change. Although our circumstances are certainly dire and much damage has already been done, Eric maintains hope that with collective and focussed radical action to overcome our systemic problems, we can move forward and enact transformative change to stop...

    Episode 100: Interview with Anne Poelina, Indigenous Australian and Nyikina Traditional Custodian

    Episode 100: Interview with Anne Poelina, Indigenous Australian and Nyikina Traditional Custodian

    In this, the 100th episode of the Sustainability Agenda, we speak to Dr Anne Poelina an indigenous Australian academic and human and earth rights activist. Dr Poelina explains her role as a “Yimardoowarra marnin,” which, translated from the Nyikina language, means “a woman who belongs to the Martuwarra River,” in Western Australia. Dr Poelina discusses...

    Episode 99: Interview with Rebecca Henderson, Economist and University Professor

    Episode 99: Interview with Rebecca Henderson, Economist and University Professor

    In this episode we meet with Dr. Rebecca Henderson to discuss her ideas on how to reimagine capitalism, ideas at the heart of the new book, Reimagining Capitalism in a World in Fire. This is a wide-ranging spirited discussion, assessing the state of the corporation today, identifying key shortcomings–oligopolies, excessive pay, power, share buybacks –particularly...

    Episode 98: Interview with author Rutger Bregman, author of Humankind

    Episode 98: Interview with author Rutger Bregman, author of Humankind

    In today’s episode we talk with Rutger Bregman about the ideas underlying his thought-provoking new book, Humankind. Rutger Bregman is a historian and author. He has published five books on history, philosophy, and economics. His books Humankind (2020) and Utopia for Realists (2017) were both New York Times Bestsellers and have been translated in more...

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Bring Dr Jason Hickel back!

Abaolutely loved the podcast with Dr Jason Hickel. Pls make more episodes/round tables with him.

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