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    Rick Winston: The Red Scare in the Green Mountains

    Rick Winston: The Red Scare in the Green Mountains

    Indigo hosts Anna and Josh spend the hour with Rick Winston, author of Red Scare in the Green Mountains: Vermont in the McCarthy Era.
    We talk with Rick about Hollywood Blacklist, surveillance of teachers, the importance of knowing history, and connections to today
    - Rick was one of the co-founders of Montpelier’s Savoy Theater and Green Mountain Film Festival. He has lectured widely on film history for the Vermont Humanities Council and currently teaches film through the Montpelier Senior Activity Center.

    • 59 min
    Fridays for Future

    Fridays for Future

    Listen to an interview with Ellen Kelly and Anne Rodriguez, a high schooler and university student who are part of Fridays for Future in Donostia Spain. #FridaysForFuture is a youth organized movement that began in August 2018, after 15-year-old Greta Thunberg and other young activists sat in front of the Swedish parliament every schoolday for three weeks, to protest against the lack of action on the climate crisis. Ellen and Anne discuss why they organize for a better world that includes putting people and the planet above profit. As always, we have a lot to learn from young people.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Fridays For Future

    Fridays For Future

    Listen to an interview with Ellen Kelly and Anne Rodriguez, a high schooler and university student who are part of Fridays for Future in Donostia Spain. #FridaysForFuture is a youth organized movement that began in August 2018, after 15-year-old Greta Thunberg and other young activists sat in front of the Swedish parliament every schoolday for three weeks, to protest against the lack of action on the climate crisis. Ellen and Anne describe why they are organizing for a better world which includes putting people and the planet above profit. As always, we have a lot to learn from young people.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    Dis/ability in India, US, and Schools

    Dis/ability in India, US, and Schools

    Indigo Radio interviews Latha Patipandla Mallika and Kyra Swain about questioning the dominant concept of dis/ability. Latha is a visually impaired international student who arrived in Boston to start a PhD program at the University of Massachusetts Boston. Kyra teaches special education in Vermont. Check out Sam Schafer's work at http://www.schafers.co.uk/portfolio/blindness/

    • 59 min
    Indigo Radio About Face Episode

    Indigo Radio About Face Episode

    Patrice and Nik interview Ksenia Voropaeva on her work with About Face - a group of post-9/11 US war veterans who work against militarism at home and abroad, support social movements here in the US, and urge young people to think twice before they enter the military. Check out: aboutfaceveterans.org for more information!

    • 45 min
    2016 Interview with Mariame Kaba on Violence Against Women

    2016 Interview with Mariame Kaba on Violence Against Women

    Listen to our interview with Mariame Kaba back in 2016 -- Kaba is a long-time organizer, educator, author, and prison abolitionist. Her work focuses on ending violence, dismantling the prison industrial complex, transformative justice and supporting youth leadership development. She is the founder and director of Project NIA, a grassroots organization with a vision to end youth incarceration.
    She also published a children’s book titled “Missing Daddy” and her current book, We Do This Til We Free Us: Abolitionist Organizing and Transforming Justice, was published by Haymarket Press in February 2021 and was a New York Times Bestseller.

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

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Diverse & Interesting Topics

Great podcast for everyone! But highly recommended for educators. They cover local issues in Vermont and western Massachusetts as well as global issues. I listen every week!

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Informative and fun!

I enjoy listening to Indigo Radio~ All shows are well researched and informative. It's refreshing to hear from local educators who are doing this kind of work!

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