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We discuss international, national, and Detroit-centric current events, politics, environmental justice, climate justice, Black Liberation, sovereignty, grassroots eco-feminism, arts and culture, crypto art, NFT's, health and wellness, new music, sustainable fashion, and Hip Hop culture.

Brittany is the co-host and producer of the Piper Carter Podcast.

Email us at piper@detroitisdifferent.com or brittany@detroitisdiffrent.com

Piper Carter Podcast Detroit is Different

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    • 4.9 • 45 Ratings

We discuss international, national, and Detroit-centric current events, politics, environmental justice, climate justice, Black Liberation, sovereignty, grassroots eco-feminism, arts and culture, crypto art, NFT's, health and wellness, new music, sustainable fashion, and Hip Hop culture.

Brittany is the co-host and producer of the Piper Carter Podcast.

Email us at piper@detroitisdifferent.com or brittany@detroitisdiffrent.com

    Can We Afford Another Fukushima? The Case Against Nuclear Power: Unveiling the Truth About Fermi 2

    Can We Afford Another Fukushima? The Case Against Nuclear Power: Unveiling the Truth About Fermi 2

    Fermi 2: A Great Lakes Time Bomb? A Conversation with Jesse Deer in Water (CRAFT)

    The shores of Lake Erie cradle a ticking time bomb: Fermi 2, a faulty nuclear reactor spewing waste, threatening communities, and endangering our precious freshwater. This episode, we dive deep with Jesse Deer in Water, an Indigenous leader and fierce advocate for shutting down Fermi 2.

    Join us as Jesse unveils the hidden dangers lurking beneath the surface:

    The Fukushima-like design: Is Fermi 2 another disaster waiting to happen?
    From toxic wastewater to cancer clusters: The grim reality of Fermi 2's impact.

    The fight for a green future: Indigenous voices leading the charge for renewable energy.
    What YOU can do: Take action to protect the Great Lakes and our planet.

    This episode is a powerful call to action, urging us to confront the legacy of nuclear power and fight for a cleaner, safer future.

    Listen now and discover:

    • The truth about Fermi 2's dangers.
    • The inspiring work of CRAFT, an Indigenous-led organization on the frontlines.
    • How you can get involved and make a difference.

    Together, let's turn the tide on nuclear power and protect our Great Lakes for generations to come.

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    • 1 hr 47 min
    A Hip Hop Feminist Conversation About The State of the Environment

    A Hip Hop Feminist Conversation About The State of the Environment

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    Decoding the Roots: A Social Learning Understanding of Violence

    Decoding the Roots: A Social Learning Understanding of Violence

    In this episode we delve into the intriguing concept of a social learning understanding of violence. Violence has long been a pressing issue in our society, warranting a deep examination of its root causes. Through this insightful discussion, we aim to shed light on the links between social factors and violent behavior, unveiling the often silent epidemic that pervades our communities.

    We explore the complex web of societal influences that contribute to violence, going beyond individualistic explanations. We examine the connection between capitalism and violence looking at economic disparities, exploitation, and how economic systems perpetuate violence and contribute to how a person's environment shapes their behavior, we gain a crucial understanding of the broader forces at play.

    We'll examine the question if collective effort toward positive social change can help combat this epidemic effectively and the role of social learning in fostering or inhibiting violence.

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    The Power of Connection: A Conversation with Sherrie Smith, Creator of the Black Farm Finder App

    The Power of Connection: A Conversation with Sherrie Smith, Creator of the Black Farm Finder App

    On this insightful episode of Piper Carter Podcast, we meet the inspiring Sherrie Smith, a Detroit native driven by a mission to cultivate connection and community. Join us as she shares her remarkable journey, culminating in the creation of the groundbreaking Black Farm Finder app.

    Sherrie's diverse background, spanning various industries and countless volunteer initiatives, has instilled in her a deep desire to uplift her community. In 2023, her passion blossomed into the Black Farm Finder app, a beacon of innovation connecting Black farmers with volunteers, fostering collaboration and strengthening their agricultural endeavors.

    Throughout our conversation, Sherrie delves into the personal experiences and motivations that fueled her app's creation. We explore the challenges and triumphs she faced, from her time as an MSU Extension Master Gardener to her involvement with the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network. Witness Sherrie's unwavering commitment to nourishing local gardens and empowering farming communities.

    Beyond the app's development, we delve into Sherrie's dedication to community engagement through initiatives like Central Communities SOUP (CC SOUP) and her inspiring commitment to helping others achieve their dreams. She also offers a glimpse into her exciting future projects, including two books in the making, her ultramarathon training, and her foray into comedy.

    Join us for this captivating conversation as we celebrate Sherrie's extraordinary journey. Discover how technology and a deep-rooted passion for connection are transforming the landscape of urban agriculture and community building. Listen in and be inspired by her story!

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    • 1 hr 41 min
    Beyond the Beats: The Environmental Impact of Hip Hop Culture

    Beyond the Beats: The Environmental Impact of Hip Hop Culture

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    Episode #177 - Beyond the Beats: The Environmental Impact of Hip Hop Culture

    Hip hop, a cultural movement that has transcended boundaries and captivated millions around the world. But have you ever wondered about its environmental impact beyond the beats?

    Hip hop culture is known for its passion for music, fashion, and artistry. But beneath the surface, there is a hidden environmental footprint.

    Let's start with fashion. From designer brands to iconic streetwear, the fashion choices of Hip Hop artists contribute to the consumption of natural resources, water pollution, and waste production. But the industry is slowly waking up to the need for sustainable practices.

    Music production is another aspect to consider. The creation of beats and albums requires energy-intensive studio equipment and manufacturing processes. By adopting renewable energy sources and reducing waste, Hip Hop artists can make a significant impact on their personal carbon footprint., but what about the system of the industry?

    And what about transportation? Concert tours, video shoots, countless events, and the vehicles they promote and purchase contribute to greenhouse gas emissions.

    The influence of Hip Hop extends far beyond music. It's a cultural movement that resonates with diverse communities worldwide. By embracing eco-consciousness, hip hop culture can inspire millions of fans to take action for a cleaner, greener future.

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    • 1 hr 33 min
    Her Unwritten Chapters: Honoring Native Child Kelly Mays

    Her Unwritten Chapters: Honoring Native Child Kelly Mays

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    Episode # 176 - Her Unwritten Chapters: Honoring Native Child Kelly Mays

    As we navigate these painful waters together, let us remember the importance of empathy, love, & solidarity. We hope that this episode serves as a catalyst for understanding, healing, & positive change within our community.

    Disclaimer:
    We want to emphasize that this episode of "Piper Carter Podcast" contains sensitive content that may be triggering for some listeners. If you or someone you know is experiencing intimate partner violence, please seek help immediately. Our aim is to provide support, raise awareness, & promote healing, but we are not professionals in the field. Reach out to qualified organizations and professionals for assistance.

    Remember that the case is ongoing, and we respect the legal process. Our focus is on addressing the broader issues surrounding intimate partner violence and fostering a sense of community healing.

    On January 7th, 2024, a voice fell silent. Kelly Mays, a Detroit native known for her fiery spirit & unwavering dedication to mental health advocacy, domestic violence support, arts, & culture was tragically murdered. Her vibrant legacy, however, remains a resounding whisper against the shadows of stigma & suffering.

    Kelly, or "Native Child" wasn't just a champion; she was a warrior. She battled the invisible claws of mental illness with words woven into spells of strength & hope through her powerful poetry & mentorship.

    Recent reports have emerged, suggesting that Kelly, a fierce advocate for mental health & victims of domestic violence, was herself a victim of the very affliction she ardently fought against.

    The details surrounding her passing cast a chilling fog. Allegations point to her estranged husband Jimmy Brown, known by the Detroit Hip Hop community as Supa Emcee. As the legal wheels turn, whispers of truth begin to emerge, each detail adding another layer of grief to the tapestry of loss.

    Supa was not just a prominent figure in the Detroit & Highland Park Hip Hop scenes, publicly he was a force for good within the community. His positive contributions and impact are undeniable. However, Supa's life took a turn when he suffered a traumatic brain injury in a car crash in October 2020. This tragedy challenges our perceptions & forces us to grapple with the duality of human nature.

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    Hip Hop Feminism: A Powerful Force for Environmental Justice

    HipHopFeminism #EnvironmentalJustice #HipHopCulture
    A deep dive into the history and current state of hip hop feminism in the fight for environmental justice. Overall, I believe Hip Hop Feminism has the potential to be a transformative force in the fight for environmental justice. By combining artistic expression with social activism, it can mobilize communities, raise awareness, and inspire positive change.

    Imagine having to choose between paying your water bill and buying groceries. That's the reality for countless families. This isn't right. Let's support organizations fighting for water affordability and demand solutions from political leaders. Everyone deserves access to clean, affordable water, air, and healthy environment.

    I'd love to hear your thoughts on this topic as well! Are there any specific aspects of Hip Hop Feminism or environmental justice that you find particularly interesting or important?

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    • 1 hr 51 min

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