The Plural of You-logo

The Plural of You

Arts & Culture >

More Information

Location:

United States

Twitter:

@PluralofYou

Language:

English


Episodes

Documenting the “Wounded Healers” – David Freudberg (POY 47)

3/15/2018
More
David Freudberg made his career documenting America's caregivers for public radio. Josh talks with him about why and asks how he copes with negativity.

Duration:00:23:01

Protecting Small Farmers and Their Land – Jillian Hishaw (POY 46)

12/15/2017
More
Jillian Hishaw offers legal aid to America's small farmers as they age. She's also helping them feed families in need across the Southeastern US.

Duration:00:22:10

STORIES: Lights in a Dark Place / The Turkey Sandwich (POY 45)

11/15/2017
More
To celebrate The Plural of You's third anniversary, Josh invites two people to share stories of the nicest things strangers have done for them.

Duration:00:24:42

The Little Free Pantry – Jessica McClard (POY 44)

10/15/2017
More
Jessica McClard founded The Little Free Pantry with a simple model: take groceries when you need, leave them if you can. Now the concept has gone worldwide.

Duration:00:24:17

Want to Contribute to POY? Let’s Talk About It!

9/15/2017
More
Josh here. I'd like to open The Plural of You for your contributions! Mind taking a 5-minute survey to start the process?

Duration:00:01:23

A Tragedy Given Purpose – Pardeep Kaleka (POY 43)

8/15/2017
More
Pardeep Kaleka grew up in Milwaukee's Sikh community. After an unimaginable event changed his life, he dedicated himself to uniting with others in service.

Duration:00:23:05

Changing Conversations on Health Care – #IAmMedicaid (POY 42)

7/15/2017
More
Christy Cain and Evey Bell Owen started the #IAmMedicaid campaign to protect public health care funds in Alabama. Now they're taking it nationwide.

Duration:00:23:35

Getting Back to Sleep – Keith Cushner of Tuck (POY 41)

6/15/2017
More
Keith Cushner founded Tuck to build one of the best websites on sleep health. Here's his advice on how to sleep well and to help others sleep.

Duration:00:22:32

A Manual for Building Community – Neighborhood Playbook (POY 40)

5/15/2017
More
Kevin Wright and Joe Nickol wrote The Neighborhood Playbook to unite community developers and everyone else around common goals, starting in Cincinnati.

Duration:00:25:42

Using Journalism to Bridge Divides – Spaceship Media (POY 39)

4/15/2017
More
Eve Pearlman and Jeremy Hay founded Spaceship Media to convince opposing sides to talk. They're using journalism to reconnect Americans and restore trust.

Duration:00:26:01

Awakening Compassion at Work – Monica Worline (POY 38)

3/15/2017
More
Monica Worline has co-authored a book about the benefits of compassion at work, and about how we can make our workplaces better for everyone.

Duration:00:35:57

Feeling Powerless? Try Family Dinners – Lynn Barendsen (POY 37)

2/15/2017
More
Lynn Barendsen directs The Family Dinner Project at Harvard, where she and her team help American families gather around their dinner tables again.

Duration:00:36:45

Our Right to Fair Repair – Gay Gordon-Byrne (POY 36)

1/15/2017
More
Gay Gordon-Byrne directs The Repair Association, a group of repair professionals and advocates fighting to make the products we buy easy to repair again.

Duration:00:33:18

How Your Slow Cooker Can Change a Life – Crescent City CrockPot (POY 35)

12/15/2016
More
Aaron Taylor and Rosie Nolan co-founded Crescent City CrockPot in New Orleans to slow-cook meals for those who are homeless. Here's why it matters to them.

Duration:00:30:15

Overcoming Fear of the Future – Yisroel Roll (POY 34)

11/15/2016
More
Yisroel Roll is a psychotherapist and rabbi from Baltimore. He's helped hundreds of people overcome fear, anxiety, and depression to find their true selves.

Duration:00:34:35

Healing the Sickness of Our Secrets – Cheri Speelman (POY 33)

8/15/2016
More
Cheri Speelman leads The AIDS Outreach Project near Seattle, helping those at risk for drug-related afflictions. Here she shares her compassionate outlook.

Duration:00:38:32

Violence Can Be Stopped – Tony Barksdale (POY 32)

7/1/2016
More
Tony Barksdale is a retired commissioner from the Baltimore Police Department. He believes violence can be solved, and he's committed to see that happen.

Duration:00:30:25

Defending the Earth from Asteroids – Danica Remy (POY 31)

6/15/2016
More
Danica Remy is the COO at B612, an organization out to detect and deflect asteroids before they can impact the Earth. Here she shares their unique mission.

Duration:00:23:39

Bringing Local Government and the Public Together – Kirsten Wyatt (POY 30)

6/1/2016
More
Kirsten Wyatt co-founded ELGL to bring government employees together and to inspire confidence in local government. Listen as she shares what motivates her.

Duration:00:30:36

Aunt Bertha & Searching for Social Services – Selina Sosa (POY 29)

5/15/2016
More
Selina Sosa directs Community Outreach at Aunt Bertha, the Texas B Corp offering a search engine for social services. Listen as she shares their mission.

Duration:00:28:11