13 episodes

Join Me, folk singer Luke Wallace, trying to figure out what on earth is happening, with particular care given to issues and solutions for Salish Sea and PNW communities. I interview awesome people, research awesome things, and am easily frazzled by BS politics which results in thoughtful rants. Let's build something better.

Welcome to the Garden Luke

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Join Me, folk singer Luke Wallace, trying to figure out what on earth is happening, with particular care given to issues and solutions for Salish Sea and PNW communities. I interview awesome people, research awesome things, and am easily frazzled by BS politics which results in thoughtful rants. Let's build something better.

    Leading The Movement for a Livable Income w/ MP Leah Gazan

    Leading The Movement for a Livable Income w/ MP Leah Gazan

    Today's episode is a conversation with MP Leah Gazan. Representing Winnipeg Centre, Leah Gazan is leading the political movement for a guaranteed income and fighting for our rights to clean air and water. In this conversation you'll here how Leah found her way into politics and what keeps her motivated as she fights to transform our political system and pushes for a basic livable income.As always, the best way to support this podcast is through https://www.patreon.com/lukewallace

    • 22 min
    Exposing the Catastrophe of the Site C Dam w/ Sarah Cox

    Exposing the Catastrophe of the Site C Dam w/ Sarah Cox

    The Site C Dam is a mega-hydro project currently under construction on the Peace River in Treaty 8 Territory in Northeastern BC. Global dam experts have come out publicly to say that they have never witnessed a more secretive, unaccountable project than the Site C Dam. Steeped in backdoor deals, geological question marks and an unknown price tag, the Site C Dam is a disaster in the making. We're lucky enough to have journalist Sarah Cox here to school us. Sarah is an award winning author and ...

    • 51 min
    Alexandra Morton on Fish Farms, Sea Lice and Saving Wild Salmon

    Alexandra Morton on Fish Farms, Sea Lice and Saving Wild Salmon

    Alexandra Morton is one of the leading biologists on the West Coast and is a long time advocate for protecting wild salmon from the destructive impact of open-pen fish farms. Listen to her wisdom. Once you've heard the podcast, go check out Salmon Confidential at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTCQ2IA_ZssAnd please consider supporting this podcast, and my musical endeavours, on a monthly basis at https://www.patreon.com/lukewallace

    • 33 min
    Raye Zaragoza - You gotta know Raye

    Raye Zaragoza - You gotta know Raye

    An sweet interview with folk singer and world changer Raye Zaragoza. Raye is based in Long Beach, California and writes spectacular songs about movements and change. Go buy Rayes' music at https://rayezaragoza.bandcamp.comAnd support Raye on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/rayezaragozaAnd keep me going as an artist and podcast host by supporting my Patreon Page at https://www.patreon.com/lukewallace

    • 26 min
    Psychedelics w/ Aaron Nesmith-Beck

    Psychedelics w/ Aaron Nesmith-Beck

    As we venture further into the unknown, I'm inspired by the potential of psychedelic assisted therapy and exploration as a solution to our collectively narrowing view of what our purpose is here on earth. I'm stoked to share, with you, my conversation with Aaron Nesmith-Beck about all sorts of topics related to the current and future use of Psychedelics here in so called North America. Check out Aarons' retreats and blogs at https://atmanretreat.comhttps://freedomandfulfilment.comAs alwa...

    • 48 min
    Five Friends Rolling with the Changes

    Five Friends Rolling with the Changes

    The political and social responses to COVID19 have impacted us all in unique ways and somehow still there is a common thread of experience. I've had a really hard time adapting to the shifting normal as I search for purpose and stability in my life. Fortunately I was able to connect with 5 friends of mine who each shared their experience of the last few months with me, and which I edited into this episode. If you enjoy this podcast, please consider leaving a review and rating. You can al...

    • 25 min

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Important podcast for the times

I love this podcast! Luke explores the greater environmental issues facing us today while appreciating the gravity of our current situation (COVID-19 at the time of writing), and the opportunities we have to make impactful change. It offers a great mix of positivity, urgency, and information. I’m excited to follow the podcast’s journey!

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