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Episodes

Are Gender Neutral Baby Clothes of the Devil?

12/2/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson talk about Celine Dion"s new gender neutral baby clothes line and how it is being criticized as "satanist". They continue to give shout outs to their favorite local small businesses,

Duration:00:35:04

Shop Small

11/25/2018
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Duration:00:33:03

Giving out Condoms in Schools

11/12/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thomson discuss the distribution of condoms in public school. There is a bit of sound issues in this episode, but we found the problem and next week we should sound much clearer. We also talk about a candle we recently purchased from Big Dipper Wax Works

Duration:00:18:22

EQ Rewind 2

11/4/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra take a look back at the last 15 episodes and discuss listener feedback and updates to the topics that they covered. This week's ethical company is Cantiq LA, a lingerie store that makes it's gorgeous products for every shape, size, and gender

Duration:00:18:16

Halloween

10/28/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra discuss the complicated history of Halloween and if it should be celebrated. Unreal Candy is the ethical company, just in time for trick-or-treaters.

Duration:00:28:51

Cannabis Consumption Part 2- With Midd Toker

10/7/2018
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Midd Toker joins Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson in the second part of this two part series to discuss ethical cannabis consumption. Midd Toker gives a shout out to Good Cannabis, a distributor up in Fairbanks, AK.

Duration:00:41:07

Cannabis Consumption Part 1- With Midd Toker

9/30/2018
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Midd Toker joins Ethical Quandaries for the first part of this two part series discussing the ethical questions around cannabis use. They give a shout out to Rawganique, a hemp based home goods store.

Duration:00:26:47

Justin Schneider: When Redemption Stories Go Bad

9/23/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra talk about redemption narratives, and how they can cause injustice for victims of crimes. They especially focus on teh recent case of Justin Schneider's strangling a woman, ejaculating on her and getting "a pass". They also shout out Finn and Emma, an ethical baby supply store.

Duration:00:28:52

Dress Codes: Don't Be Hateful and Cover Your Bits

9/2/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra start the school year out right by discussing the dangers of dress codes and if they should be banished. They also give a shout out to Everlane.

Duration:00:43:26

Angie the Atheist

8/26/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra interview their friend Angie about her beliefs as an atheist, where she finds meaning and morals, and we ask her to give sweeping statements on how Christians act. She also provides our ethical company, Imperfect Produce.

Duration:00:40:43

All The Things

8/19/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson address lots of little ethical quandaries in this episode. They discuss speeding, lying to children about Santa Clause, and taking credit for work you didn't do. Their ethical company this week is National Picnic, a clothing designer that makes in small batches in the USA.

Duration:00:33:32

Thief's Bitten Nose Causing Schadenfreude

8/13/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra discuss whether or not we should be getting joy out of a thief's nose being bitten off for attempting to steal a bike or whether one should fight for property at all. We also discuss Chagrin Valley shampoo bars to prevent plastic waste and shampoo mess in your suitcase.

Duration:00:24:05

Men Are Not Polar Bears

8/5/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson discuss people who defend sexual predators like Bill Cosby and how men are not like polar bears. They also talk about Albatross Razors and how they prevent plastic waste.

Duration:00:23:49

No College, Sex, or Tattoos

7/22/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra address the article "Men Prefer Debt Free Virgins without Tattoos" by Lori Alexander, which suggests women don't go to college, marry young, and have lots of precious babies. We also talk about Native Organic Cotton's beautiful duvet covers.

Duration:00:33:57

Proverbs 31: A To Do List?

7/16/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra discuss whether Proverbs 31 should be used as a list of things for women to do or as a "you go girl" type of encouragement. They also give a shout out to Equal Exchange coffee, which women are going to need if they try to do all the things listed in Proverbs 31

Duration:00:26:48

Was the Declaration of Independence the Right Thing To Do?

7/8/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson chat about the Founding Fathers and whether the Declaration of Independence was biblical or ethical. We then take it down a notch and discuss Theo Chocolates, the first ethical chocolate company in the U.S.A.

Duration:00:26:57

Buy the Homeless a Beer?

7/1/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra talk about the most ethical ways to give to people who are homeless and the need for more homeless shelters. They also discuss the Alaska Food Hub and how it is getting Jessica out of awkward conversations.

Duration:00:42:32

Woe to Sessions! (Isaiah 10:1-2)

6/17/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson discuss Jeff Sessions use of Romans 13:1-2 to justify the policy of separating migrant families at the border and the abominations that it has been used to justify throughout history. They give a shout out to Together Rising, a non profit who help supply representation to children in immigration courts.

Duration:00:29:55

We Have The Meats (Or Do We?)

6/10/2018
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Jessica Veldstra and Denise Thompson have special guest Joshua Veldstra on to question why they no longer eat mammals. Lumber Union is highlighted as the ethical company of the week.

Duration:00:28:57

EQ Rewind

6/4/2018
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Denise Thompson and Jessica Veldstra look back on the first 15 episodes of the podcast, read some feedback we have received, and discuss our thoughts and feelings about each episode.

Duration:00:46:24