Inspiring conversations with social activists on how to navigate difficult conversations and inspire others to action.
Eli: Decoding the Marketing War in Ukraine - The Power of Perception
Explore the information warfare strategies of Ukraine and Russia. From President Zelenskyy's shirt colour to Putin's grip on power, we'll uncover the critical tactics used by Ukraine to gain worldwide support. We'll also examine what drives young Russians to join a losing battle and dive into the factors that determine who wins the information war. Join us to find out which messages worked and why.
Thomas: How to bring the establishment to the climate conversation?
Thomas Teuwen is a retired businessman who had 3 companies in the manufacturing, mining, energy and technology sectors. He developed a Pledge that has the potential to bring the establishment on board to talk about climate change. And help us overcome the different challenges our world is facing from climate catastrophes and advanced AI to our limitation in seeing our own biases.
Eli : How Russia plans to win the war in Ukraine?
This is the second episode with Eli Finer in which we explore Russia's actions and plans. We talk about their changing narrative, why the West finds it so hard to understand Russians and how the current war compares to WWII.
Fairy Creek - Kikila & Government Control
Kikila is a 43-year-old historian currently doing his PhD on how can we be a better allyship to indigenous people.
We talk about how and why the oppressed people become the oppressors.
He shares his perspective on the role of governments in controlling the population, limiting freedom and curtailing human rights in democracies today.
Fairy Creek - Unity & Police Violence
Unity is a 54-year-old general contractor, a land artist and an experienced first responder. After a near-death experience 15 years ago, he understood how life is a temporal journey. Deciding to dedicate himself to serving the highest good for his community going to Fairy Creek seemed an easy forgone decision.
Unity’s time at Fairy Creek Blockade was invested in trying to co-create a safer and more environmentally respectful space for people. He shares his personal experience with the RCMP's violence and questionable tactics.
Why did Putin invade Ukraine?
Finally got my husband Eli Finer to speak on the podcast about the war in Ukraine. He was born in Soviet Russia, his dad is from Ukraine and he has a very unique perspective on the whole situation.
Welcome to our kitchen where we talk about these things all the time.