30 episodes

Shift for Brains (say it fast!) is a podcast dedicated to provide a sounding board and an open safe space for people to carry on discussions about difficult and challenging subjects. It is hoped that these conversations will result in shifts to our thinking that will eventually lead to healthy shifts in our society and culture. Shift for Brains is a podcast for those of us who want to move from our society from apathy to empathy and hype to hope.

Shift for Brains is currently available as a podcast and a weekly radio segment on News 95.7 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0, 4 Ratings

Shift for Brains (say it fast!) is a podcast dedicated to provide a sounding board and an open safe space for people to carry on discussions about difficult and challenging subjects. It is hoped that these conversations will result in shifts to our thinking that will eventually lead to healthy shifts in our society and culture. Shift for Brains is a podcast for those of us who want to move from our society from apathy to empathy and hype to hope.

Shift for Brains is currently available as a podcast and a weekly radio segment on News 95.7 in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    Rules to Live By

    Rules to Live By

    This week Bill & Sheldon discuss rules to live by  - social norms, morality, a philosophy of action -  all things we need to consider deeply, especially in this changing time.

    Shift for Brains is recorded in Mi’Kma’ki unceded Mi’kmag territory. A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 19 min
    Discussions in Times of Crises

    Discussions in Times of Crises

    This week Bill & Sheldon talk about how to have discussions in times of crises. How do we have these discussions without them becoming degenerating and becoming hurtful and useless.

    Shift for Brains is recorded in Mi’Kma’ki unceded Mi’kmag territory. A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 20 min
    White Fragility: Confessions of a White Man Part 2

    White Fragility: Confessions of a White Man Part 2

    Bill and Sheldon continue their discussion about the pandemic of racism that is being exposed across the world.

    Shift for Brains is recorded in Mi’Kma’ki unceded Mi’kmag territory. A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 19 min
    White Fragility: Confessions of a White Man

    White Fragility: Confessions of a White Man

    Bill and Sheldon discuss the pandemic of racism that is being exposed across the world. 

    Shift for Brains is recorded in Mi’Kma’ki unceded Mi’kmag territory. A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 22 min
    A Hesitation To Open Up

    A Hesitation To Open Up

    Bill & Sheldon talk about why we are hesitant to open up. Are we ready to open up as a society? Are we ready to take responsibility for what that means? Most importantly, are we ready to do it right? 

    Shift for Brains is recorded in Mi’Kma’ki unceded Mi’kmag territory. A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 21 min
    Being Stupid

    Being Stupid

    This week we're talking about being stupid.  At some point we're all stupid, right? Bill and Sheldon discuss the word "stupid" and why we should keep it in our vocabulary. 

    A co-production with The Sheldon MacLeod Show on News 95.7 CHNI in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

    • 22 min

Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

4 Ratings

rebelyell2020 ,

Easy & Real Conversation

This is like sitting in the living room with friends and talking about the things that really matter in the news!

dirtybo0ts ,

Great discussions

Wonderful podcast dealing with issues that are important to humanity.

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