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The Green Flame is a podcast that brings you revolutionary analysis, practical skills, and artistic expression from the grassroots movement to dismantle global industrial civilization.

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The Green Flame is a podcast that brings you revolutionary analysis, practical skills, and artistic expression from the grassroots movement to dismantle global industrial civilization.

    Episode 100 Live Show: Looking Back on 5 Years

    Episode 100 Live Show: Looking Back on 5 Years

    For episode 100 of The Green Flame, we hosted a special live conversation between hosts Jennifer Murnan and Saba Malik, Saba Malik, Renee Gerlich, Carl Van Warmerdam, and Rebecca Wildbear. We announced that the show has separated from Deep Green Resistance, reflected on the origins of the Green Flame, discussed our favorite and most impactful episodes, and discussed our organizing projects. This episode is a celebration.
    JOIN the email list for the new confederation: https://mailchi.mp/4b63d232c6ee/soft-launch DONATE to The Green Flame: https://gofund.me/514f19bb READ Max's reflections on leaving DGR: https://maxwilbert.substack.com/p/grieving-change-celebrating-rebirth Leaving us a positive review or rating helps us reach a larger audience. You can also share these shows with your friends. And finally, the goal of this show is to activate people. So if you really want to support this show, start organizing in your own community. Thank you again for listening.

    • 1 hr 45 min
    Listening to our Listeners and an Invitation to Episode 100

    Listening to our Listeners and an Invitation to Episode 100

    Episode 99 is an interview with Carl Van Warmerdam.  Carl delves into on the impact listening to the Ahjamu Umi Green Flame episode had on his life and activism. 
    We asked Carl three primary questions: How has the GF informed and inspired you?  What is your favorite episode?  What would you like to hear more of on the GF? 
    Please email contact@deepgreenresistance.org with your written, audio or video recorded responses to these questions so we can include your reflections in our Episode 100! Live Event, April 14th 2024, 4 - 7 PM Pacific Time.  You can find this live event on DGR's facebook and X accounts. As always, a BIG THANK YOU to you, our GF listeners.

    • 26 min
    Tlingit Elder Wanda Culp and Joshua Wright - The Biggest Threat to the Alaskan Rainforest This Century

    Tlingit Elder Wanda Culp and Joshua Wright - The Biggest Threat to the Alaskan Rainforest This Century

    The Tongass Rainforest in Southeast Alaska is the last great expanse of temperate old growth forest left in the United States, and it has been partially protected since the "Roadless Rule" halted most logging there in 2001. 
    Now, the "biggest threat to the west coast rainforest this century" is here: Bill S.1889/H.R. 4748, which would permanently privatize 115,200 acres (including 60,000 acres of old-growth) of Tongass National Forest into the hands of Sealaska Corporation — which has already logged massive swathes of the region.
    This conversation with Tlingit elder and forest defender Wanda Culp and filmmaker and activist Joshua Wright — who has been on the show before to discuss Fairy Creek — dives into "indigi-washing," one of the divide and conquer strategies used defeat public opposition to the destruction of the land.
    Wanda and Joshua are looking for allies: organizations and individuals willing to fight this project and defend the Tongass.
    For more information, visit https://www.notongassprivatization.org/

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Dr. Nzingha Dalila | Black People for the Natural World

    Dr. Nzingha Dalila | Black People for the Natural World

    Dr Nzinga Dalilia, Saba Malik, and Max Wilbert join in conversation offering their unique perspectives on trauma, trauma community, addiction, “environmental justice”, othering, the necessity of feeling safe in the process of seeing and being seen, healing spaces, falling back in love with ourselves and with all of life and coming into our individual and collective power in the process and much more. Watch for part two of this heartfelt compassionate and expansive exploration of Black People for the Natural World.  
    Dr. Dalila's book can be found here: https://nzinghadalila.gumroad.com/l/nxrbq

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Non-Violent Direct Action Strategy and the 2023 Attack on Radical Feminists in Portland

    Non-Violent Direct Action Strategy and the 2023 Attack on Radical Feminists in Portland

    Before listening to this episode, stop. For the first time Lierre Keith’s presentation on non-violent direct action is publicly available!  Go here and absorb this information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMk1eltyuek
    Next, listen this GF episode, Lierre’s account of ten courageous women's experiences as they organized and practiced NVDA brilliantly in November 2023 in Portland, Oregon. Here’s the link to listen to the women’s speeches that the mob failed to silence: 
    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLgCCULqQ1mqE7kDS3JOS7H6ZQeUjAhpkg 

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Defending Palawan Island, the Philippines Last Ecological Frontier with PNNI founder Attny Bobby Chan

    Defending Palawan Island, the Philippines Last Ecological Frontier with PNNI founder Attny Bobby Chan

    Attny Bobby Chan graces us with an introduction to the deep social justice and spiritual roots of PNNI (Palawan NGO Network Inc) founded in 1991. PNNI organizes communities through consensus. They use advocacy, civilian enforcement and increasingly are seeking legal measures to protect and defend the Palawan paradise. To learn more and support this work go to https://www.pnni.org/

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
35 Ratings

35 Ratings

L. decorata ,

No more cake!

This is a necessary, often insightful, and always interesting podcast. It’s ecological critique of civilization is perhaps the most significant movement in human consciousness since Marx. I have been listening to episodes haphazardly, and my favorites so far include: 10. Radical Feminism, 24. Esther Figueroa, 25. Planet of the Humans, and 40. Sergio Alexander Kochergin. There are some speakers on the podcast whose views I do not entirely agree with or would qualify; for example, I do not think rivers are persons. However, the range of views expressed is stimulating. Some suggestions for furthering the cause through this outlet would be: 1) more debate on debatable points and 2) perhaps some humor. Keep up the good work Max and Jennifer!

Cyclocrossdresser ,

It’s giving TERF

No thanks sis

ZDJ rituals ,

Y’all

The Jennifer Bilek interview is pathetic

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