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HOW DID WE GET HERE flips the migrant story. Part history, comedy, tragedy, family saga, economic sojourn, environmental hustle, political battle, technological wonder or travail, accident, and survivor tale, these are stories from all corners of the planet.

HOW DID WE GET HERE flips the migrant story. Part history, comedy, tragedy, family saga, economic sojourn, environmental hustle, political battle, technological wonder or travail, accident, and survivor tale, these are stories from all corners of the planet.
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HOW DID WE GET HERE flips the migrant story. Part history, comedy, tragedy, family saga, economic sojourn, environmental hustle, political battle, technological wonder or travail, accident, and survivor tale, these are stories from all corners of the planet.

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English


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What if it’s Cold (or Hot) Outside? When You DON'T Want to Move Your Body

5/13/2019
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As a Minnesotan, Sandra shares wisdom to consider when, well, you just CAN'T move. Listen in on how to ride the weather extremes. As a movement educator, Sandra Razieli loves to guide people to move better so they can feel better and live better. This May, she shares how illness and movement changed her life—and the joys of finding humanity, starting from the very bodies we inhabit. This episode airs in full in May. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via Apple...

Duration:00:05:33

Movement, Connection, Pleasure: It Could Be Your Birthright

5/6/2019
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As a movement educator, Sandra Razieli loves to guide people to move better so they can feel better and live better. Talking to us from the slopes of Haleakala, Sandra shares how illness and movement changed her life—and the joys of finding humanity, starting from the very bodies we inhabit.

Duration:01:04:58

When You're a Canary in the Coal Mine: Moving with Invisible Illness

4/29/2019
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Sandra learned early in life that her invisible illness made her a canary in a coal mine. In this bonus episode, she shares how she's moving through realities many face--when no one sees, heeds, or hears that something is very wrong. As a movement educator, Sandra Razieli loves to guide people to move better so they can feel better and live better. This May, she shares how illness and movement changed her life—and the joys of finding humanity, starting from the very bodies we inhabit. We...

Duration:00:12:02

Visiting Hawaii? Get to Know the Land

4/22/2019
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Chief Conservation Officer of the Hawai'ian Islands Land Trust welcomes visitors and guests to the islands--and suggests ways to get involved during your journey here. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit: https://wereherelove.com/podcastguests/#ScottFisher

Duration:00:05:36

Fix Your Tech, Save the Planet: Moving to Repair

4/22/2019
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"I think the thing to keep in mind {across these environmental issues} is that individual action just isn't enough." Dr. Josh Lepawsky--a geographer and technology researcher--takes us into the world of our tech. In this bonus episode, Josh talks about lessons from other multi-billion dollar industries, including the expectation of repair (think about cars, folks). It's a lesson that may need to apply to our tech and cyberspace sector--and the e-waste process that surrounds us. To hear the...

Duration:00:14:13

We Acknowledge: Reconciling How We Got Here

4/22/2019
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"A first step at reconciliation . . . that this diverse range of peoples were here before and yet have rights to this land." Dr. Josh Lepawsky--a geographer and technology researcher--takes us into the world of our tech. In this bonus episode, we take a moment--from both our islands--to acknowledge another layer to "here" that is rarely acknowledged. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit:...

Duration:00:07:19

Flipping THE Origin Story: Revisiting Adam & Eve

4/20/2019
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In this bonus episode, we flip our thinking on THE origin story. In other words: what if Adam and Eve weren't wrong but were only growing? As a movement educator, Sandra Razieli loves to guide people to move better so they can feel better and live better. This May, she shares how illness and movement changed her life—and the joys of finding humanity, starting from the very bodies we inhabit. This episode airs in full in May. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast...

Duration:00:11:04

Bringing Back Hula: The Merrie Monarch

4/15/2019
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Did you know the hula was once banned? Aunty Maile tells the story of The Merrie Monarch festival, each spring in Hawai'i, and how people from around the world gather. #alohafriday To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit: https://wereherelove.com/podcastguests/#MaileSpencerNapolean

Duration:00:06:15

Here with Aloha

4/15/2019
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"Nature and the things you got from nature were our livelihood." Maile Spencer Napolean, from a Hawai'ian family that can trace their history to 1200, shares what nature and family taught, how not to give half-ass hugs, and how aloha works.

Duration:00:54:21

What 700 Years of Nature Lessons Taught This Hawai'ian Family

4/8/2019
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A 13th generation Hawai'ian shares how nature's sounds, tones, and vibration formed her family's practice for 700 years. Stay tuned to the episode with Maile Spencer Napolean, airing next Monday. Subscribe now via iTunes, Spotify, or learn more at https://wereherelove.com/podcastguests/#MaileSpencerNapolean

Duration:00:07:48

Preview: Kiss My Asana

4/8/2019
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“It’s moving with your body, living with and in your body and recognizing there may be pain, there may be discomfort, there may be things that you can’t do. But learning to accept that, in a way, gives a sense of life.” Movement educator and spiritual leader Sandra Razieli joins us this May to talk about how illness and learning how to move her body changed her life. Listen in to this preview episode on the mind-body connection—and a little something called "Kiss My Asana." This episode...

Duration:00:12:06

The Cure: Good Music, Good Grief

4/1/2019
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“When that hard time hits, I think it’s crucial . . . I love dwelling in a good sad song, if something’s going wrong. If it’s one of these rainy weeks we’re having, you’ve got to turn on Disintegration or Faith and just stew in it.” Gavin Conner, singer-songwriter and co-creator/host of The Holy Hour, talks being here with the shadows of grief and masters of relentless creativity. As one of his songs sums up well: "Life don't mind, taking time to make no sense." Family, songs, appreciation,...

Duration:00:05:57

The Land Bears the Brunt: Moving Through Wars

4/1/2019
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"The land is the one that bears the brunt of our animosity towards one another." In this bonus episode, Dr. Scott Fisher of the Hawai'ian Islands Land Trust shares how his experiences in Papua New Guinea after the civil war and in Kuwait as a U.S. Marine taught him about war and the land. Listen in to the crossroads of history, oil, mining, and fights for sovereignty. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit:...

Duration:00:06:00

Hawaii: Where World History & Climate Future Meet

4/1/2019
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"The land is the chief and people are the servants." Hawai'ian Islands Land Trust Chief Conversation Officer Dr. Scott Fisher talks resiliency, climate change, the lessons of ancestors on how to care for the land, and the crossroads of world history here in Hawai'i. We talk aloha 'aina--love of the land--and how practices of reciprocity, resiliency, and relationship to the land may sustain us.

Duration:00:53:50

Preview: Moving With Aloha 'Aina

3/25/2019
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Hear what aloha 'aina -- love of the land -- means in Hawai'i. A special preview of an upcoming episode with Hawai'ian Islands Land Trust Chief Conversation Officer Dr. Scott Fisher. We talk resiliency, climate change, the lessons of ancestors on how to care for the land, and the crossroads of world history here in Hawai'i. This episode airs in full this April. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit:...

Duration:00:05:31

Ready When the Waters Rise?

3/18/2019
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Dr. Scott Fisher talks climate change, how lessons from Hawai'ian ancestors 500 years before have shown a way, and other lessons in resiliency - for when the waters rise. This special preview of our episode on Hawai'i: Where World History & Climate Future Meet features Dr. Scott Fisher, Chief Conservation Officer of the Hawai'ian Islands Land Trust. This episode airs in full this April. To hear the full episode or learn more, subscribe to the podcast via iTunes, Spotify, or visit:...

Duration:00:12:56

Good Grief (!)

3/18/2019
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"Life don't mind taking time to make no sense," singer-songwriter Gavin Conner's lyrics sum up well. Gavin is an Asheville-based singer-songwriter and co-creator/host of The Holy Hour all Cure podcast. We talk good grief and relentless creativity. Family, songs, appreciation, Disintegration, and time: listen in on the journey of getting from here to there with grief.

Duration:01:15:38

Preview: I Will Teach You All I Know

3/11/2019
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Maile Spencer Napolean, from a Hawai'ian family that can trace their history to 1200, shares what nature and family taught, how not to give half-ass hugs, and how aloha works. STAY TUNED! Subscribe now to get the latest. This episode airs in full this April. https://wereherelove.com/podcastguests/#MaileSpencerNapolean

Duration:00:03:53

Here to Write

3/11/2019
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"[Writing's] not about being validated by action, but about a contemplation of our world." Award-winning writer Clarisse Baleja Saïdi talks about working not to be free but to recognize she already is free; her quest to observe this world; the gift of artist residencies; and the truth in adjectives.

Duration:01:12:56

Preview: Shadows of Grief & Creativity Moving Us

3/4/2019
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"If you love as much as possible in every format...then it all works out. [Life and death] make sense if you just do that." Gavin Conner, singer-songwriter and co-creator/host of The Holy Hour all Cure podcast, talks being here with the shadows of grief and masters of relentless creativity. Listen in to this preview episode of Episode 3 GOOD GRIEF! As one of his songs sums up well: "Life don't mind, taking time to make no sense." Family, songs, appreciation, Disintegration, and time: pop in...

Duration:00:06:14