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Alison Rose Levy's "Connect The Dots" promotes health activism, linking personal health to the health of our culture, society, and environment.

Alison Rose Levy's "Connect The Dots" promotes health activism, linking personal health to the health of our culture, society, and environment.
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New York, NY

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Alison Rose Levy's "Connect The Dots" promotes health activism, linking personal health to the health of our culture, society, and environment.

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English


Episodes

Connect The Dots - Judging the Judge - 09.19.18

9/19/2018
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Judging the Judge: Today’s guest is Lisa Graves, who has served as a senior advisor in all three branches of federal government, including the judicial system, to comment from her extensive experience, on rising concerns about the nomination of Brett Kavanaugh for a lifetime seat on the US Supreme Court— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy

Duration:00:56:44

Connect The Dots - The Candidate as Organizer - 08.22.18

8/22/2018
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The Candidate as Organizer: Kerri Evelyn Harris, candidate for the Democratic Party nomination for US Senator in Delaware will discuss what residents need and why the shift from politician as entrepreneur to politician as organizer can help us take back democracy— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy. Http://prn.fm (live) and connectthedots.podbean (later today)

Duration:00:57:37

Connect The Dots - Environmental Causes of Lyme Disease

8/15/2018
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Environmental Causes of Lyme Disease: Mary-Beth Pfeiffer, author of the new book, Lyme: The First Epidemic of Climate Change discusses the environmental context for Lyme Disease with Alison Rose Levy

Duration:01:00:22

Connect The Dots - Healthy Nutrition for Newborns - 08.08.18

8/8/2018
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Healthy Nutrition for Newborns: Listen to Lucy Sullivan, the Founding Executive Director of 1,000 Days, a leading advocacy organization working in the U.S. and around the world to improve maternal and young child nutrition in the critical early life window— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:55:53

Connect The Dots - Facing Up to the Health Harm of the Industrial Food System - 07.12.18

7/11/2018
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Facing Up to the Health Harm of the Industrial Food System: Journalist Kristin Lawless, author of the new book, Formerly Known As Food: How the Industrial Food System IS Changing Our Minds, Bodies, and Culture will discuss breast milk vs. infant formula, toxins in the food supply, and what a profit-driven food system does to our health— and why people must become healthy food advocates— with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:58:24

Connect The Dots - How Bernie Won - 07.04.18

7/3/2018
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How Bernie Won: Jeff Weaver, the 2016 Campaign Manager for Bernie Sanders and the author of the new book, How Bernie Won, will offer his backstage insights into and takeaways from the 2016 election, discuss how Progressives can move forward in 2018 and 2020, and examine what the Democrats only option for ending their party’s losing streak, so that Americans can win our country back from Trump, neoliberals, and corporate entrenchment, and advance towards a progressive future that works for...

Duration:00:55:57

Connect The Dots - The Resistance (or Lack of It) in Affluent Westchester - 06.27.18

6/27/2018
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The Resistance (or Lack of It) in Affluent Westchester: A Field Report from Local Organizers and Activists Brook Packard and Susan Rubin uncovering the suppression of Democracy by invisible, corrupted elects, and the privileged inert in a county with the highest property taxes in the US— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy

Duration:00:55:27

Connect The Dots - When Cops Arrest Journalists for Doing Their Job - 06.20.18

6/19/2018
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When Cops Arrest Journalists for Doing Their Job: Listen to Michael Nigro, photojournalist, reporter, and documentary filmmaker who is currently covering the Poor People’s Campaign on TruthDig, in conversation with Alison Rose Levy, about his unwarranted arrest, the war on the free press, and the need for Americans to listen to the voices and concerns of ordinary people, especially to the deprivations imposed on people at the lower economic strata.

Duration:00:58:17

Connect The Dots - One State More - 06.06.18

6/6/2018
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One State More: Political analyst and organizer, Jeanne-Marie Dauray, discusses the surprising, but welcome recent ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in Illinois, discussing why women need equal rights, now more than ever, as well as the prospects for its passing in just more state, (Illinois? North Carolina?) and what we can do to help— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:58:34

Connect The Dots - Is Facebook a Stressor - 05.30.18

5/30/2018
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Is Facebook a Stressor? Ravi Chandra, MD, psychiatrist and author of the new book, Facebuddha discusses the up and down sides of social media from a mental health perspective with Alison Rose Levy

Duration:00:57:54

Connect The Dots - The Good News on NAFTA and Looking Back on Chernobyl - 05.24.18

5/24/2018
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The Good News on NAFTA and Looking Back on Chernobyl: Lori Wallach, Director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch (and www.replaceNAFTA.org) will discuss the surprising potential for a much better deal on trade as the NAFTA agreement is renegotiated. In the show’s second segment, Professor Serhii Plokhy, Harvard historian and author of Chernobyl: the History of a Nuclear Catastrophe— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:58:06

Connect The Dots - Decolonizing the Human Spirit - 05.16.18

5/16/2018
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Decolonizing the Human Spirit: Lynn Gehl, Ph.D., an Algonquin Anishinaabe-kwe who is the author of Claiming Anishinaabe: Decolonizing the Human Spirit. Dr. Gehl will speak about her exploration as an advocate, artist, writer, critic, and author into the inequitable laws and policies in Canada, decolonization, and her own experiences of speaking truth to power from her deep rootedness in her tribal traditions.

Duration:00:57:53

Connect The Dots - NAFTA Update with Friends of the Earth - 05.09.18

5/9/2018
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NAFTA Update with Friends of the Earth: Listen to William Waren, Senior Trade Policy Analyst at Friends of the earth discusses the health and environmental problems with the proposed new NAFTA and how we can take action— with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:58:55

Connect The Dots - The New Lyme Epidemic - 04.25.18

4/25/2018
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The New Lyme Epidemic: Darin Ingels, ND, the author of the new book, The Lyme Solution: A 5-Part Plan to Fight the Inflammatory Auto-Immune Response and Beat Lyme Disease will discuss the shape-shifting nature of Lyme Disease, its increasing prevalence due to climate change, why traditional tests and approaches fall short, and what people can do — in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:54:55

Connect The Dots - Healing Landscapes - 04.18.18

4/18/2018
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Show description: Healing Landscapes for Holistic Climate Balance Mark D. Cohen, permaculturalist, wildlife biologist and Organic Standards inspector, discusses creative approaches for stabilizing the climate through holistic management in different landscapes including forests, grass lands, and crop agricultural systems — in conversation with Alison Rose Levy. Part One of this exploration,Climate-Saving Agriculture may be heard at:...

Duration:00:57:42

Connect The Dots - Clearing the Path to Fair Elections - 04.11.18

4/11/2018
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Clearing the Path to Fair Elections: Attorney and Law Professor Tim Canova, who challenged Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz in the 2016 election joins Alison Rose Levy to discuss election anomalies, corruption in public office, the need to to secure the vote, the global trade deals, and his 2018 run against Wasserman-Schultz as an independent.

Duration:00:58:29

Connect The Dots - The Role of the Water Cycle in Planetary Health - 03.28.18

3/28/2018
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The Role of the Water Cycle in Planetary Health: Environmental reporter Judith D. Schwartz, author of Water in Plain Sight and Cows Save the Planet discusses water, something most people take for granted along with its role in mitigating climate change— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:56:53

Connect The Dots - Racism as a Mental Health Issue - 03.14.18

3/14/2018
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Racism as a Mental Health Issue: Psychotherapist and Communications Consultant. Fannie LeFlore in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration:00:54:13

Connect The Dots - Toxic Threats to Children - 03.07.18

3/7/2018
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Toxic Threats to Children: Listen to pioneering scientific researcher, Philip Landrigan, MD, author of the new book Children & Environmental Toxins in conversation with Alison Rose Levy. Show is live at: http://prn.fm and can be heard later in the Connect the Dots archives on the Progressive Radio Network.

Duration:00:49:55

Connect The Dots - Extreme Whether - 03.01.18

3/1/2018
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Extreme Whether: Listen to Karen Malpede, playwright and director, discussing her new play about the human dimensions of facing the climate challenge as explored in her latest play, Extreme Whether— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy. Show is live at: http://prn.fm and can be heard later in the Connect the Dots archives on the Progressive Radio Network.

Duration:00:58:01