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




Connect The Dots - Welcome to the Revolution - 10.04.17

Listen to Charles Derber, , a professor of sociology at Boston College, whose new book, Welcome to the Revolution, features contributions from Gar Alperovitz, Medea Benjamin, and Ralph Nader about concrete ways to universalize resistance in the current epoch— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:58:45

Connect The Dots - In Remembrance of Bob Gough - 09.27.17

Today’s show: In Remembrance of Bob Gough: Lynne Colombe, the editor of The Todd County Tribune and President of the St Francis Indian School Board— and the stepdaughter of the late tribal elder, environmentalist, attorney, and activist Bob Gough— will share remembrances of him and discuss his invaluable contributions to the indigenous people and the earth.

Duration: 00:57:50

Connect The Dots - Robert Gough - 09.20.17

A rebroadcast (from December 2014) of a conversation with the late environmentalist and tribal elder, Robert Gough, an attorney specializing in cultural ecology, who has worked with Indian Tribes on cultural and natural resource issues over the past thirty years. Topic: why indigenous communities are serving on the front-lines of environmental activism.

Duration: 00:59:11

Connect The Dots - Guest: Fred Kirschenmann – 09.06.17

Listen to Fred Kirschenmann, pioneer of organic farming and champion of agricultural resilience (and also President of Stone Barns and Distinguished Fellow at the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy. The show focuses on the future of organic agriculture, the need for soil-based food agriculture, and the upcoming battle (in October) at the National Organics Standards Board to keep industrial hydroponics as a separate category rather than allowed...

Duration: 00:59:38

Connect The Dots - Guest: William Waren - 08.30.17

It’s B-a-a-a-ack: Global Trade Deal Revisited- NAFTA 2.0: Listen to William Waren, senior trade analyst from Friends of the Earth discuss with Alison Rose Levy. the Trump Administration’s plans to instate the worst provisions of so-called “trade” agreements a la TPP that will threaten human viability on earth in the pursuit of corporate profits.

Duration: 00:59:07

Love Lust And Laughter - 08.29.17

Great sex is not about technique. It’s about integrating your head, heart and spirit with your genitals. Dr. Nancy Sutton Pierce ( returned to the program to help sort this out. Next month, September 16, she will be a speaker at Catalystcon ( Her topic: “Sexy Doesn’t Have An Expiration Date.” Dr. Diana interviewed Dr. Nancy, covering the following topics: How do we define sexy and why is it even important? What happens to us when we don’t feel sexy?...

Duration: 00:58:24

Connect The Dots - Guest: Michael Nigro - 08.23.17

Eyewitness to History: Listen to Michael Nigro, Emmy Award winning film-maker, journalist, and social justice activist who was on assignment during the hate incident in Charlottesville, VA and a direct eye witness to the tragedy there, speaking with Alison Rose Levy about the rise of the Alt-Right, the defense of freedoms and diversity, and how journalists must cope with the aftermaths of trauma in the course of their front line coverage.

Duration: 00:59:07

Connect The Dots - Guest: Jeremy Lent - 08.09.17

Listen to Jeremy Lent, the author of The Patterning Instinct: A Cultural History of Humanity’s Search for meaning in conversation with Alison Rose Levy about why our inherited world view needs to shift to in order for us to take global action on climate change.

Duration: 00:58:22

Connect The Dots - Guest: Lisa Stokke - 08.02.17

Tune in to Connect the Dots to find out about the Future of Organics, with Lisa Stokke, co-founder of Food Democracy Now! And Dave Chapman, an organic farmer for over 35 years in Vermont and the co-founder of the movement, Keep The Soil In Organic. They will discuss the erosion of Organics by industrial hydroponics.

Duration: 00:57:11

Connect The Dots - Guest: Danny Goldberg – 07.26.17

Listen to Danny Goldberg, author of In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea, talking with Alison Rose Levy about the Sixties, the progressive movement, activism, where we go from here, and compassion.

Duration: 00:55:16

Connect The Dots - Guest: Steve Horn - 07.12.17

How DAPL Happened: The Regulatory Climate that Favored the Dakota Access Pipeline: Listen to Steve Horn, journalist at who has covered the backstage policies of the current and previous presidential administrations that allow climate destroying energy practices such as pipelines, excavation, refineries, and exports— in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 01:00:44

Connect The Dots - Guest: Marion Nestle - 07.05.17

Food Independence or Food Monopoly: Listen to Marion Nestle, author of Food Politics, pioneering food advocate, and Professor at New York University, talking with Alison Rose Levy about food, organics, the food movement, activism and of course, food MONOPOLY as Amazon buys Whole Foods. Also Jesse: Please correct the headline on the previous show. The guest is Jordan Chariton. ONLY. He has a huge platform and cannot circulate the show with the inaccurate title.

Duration: 00:58:37

Connect The Dots - Guest: John Nichols and Bob McChesney – 06.28.17

When ace journalists John Nichols and Bob McChesney wrote, Will the Last Reporter Turn Out the Lights? they probably didn’t realize that the reporter in question would be TYT’s Jordan Chariton, a man who rose to renown in 2016 as the last reporter to get off the set, put down the pundit’s mike and actually report on the compleat 2016 election cycle, down on the ground where reality resides. Chariton (present and reporting at Standing Rock) is currently writing a brilliant new book,...

Duration: 01:00:12

Connect The Dots – 06.21.17

Judge Tells DAPL – No Go Without Environmental Study, featuring Sara Juanita Jumping Eagle, one of several plaintiffs in Jumping Eagle v. Trump, as well as lawyer, Bruce Afran, and Tangerine Bolen of Revolution Truth www.revolutiontruth.orgwhich launched the lawsuit on behalf of Native-Americans whose water is threatened and rights are violated by the DAPL pipeline– in conversation with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 01:00:22

Connect The Dots – Guest Jeanne Marie Dauray - 06.07.17

Listen to Jeanne Marie Dauray, political consultant, and board member and Illinois State Director at ERA Action, discussing the recent People’s Summit — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:59:39

Connect The Dots – Guest John Bonifaz - 06.07.17

Listen to John Bonifaz, founder of Free Speech for People, discussing election integrity and the recent leak of an NSA document about alleged foreign intrusion in election technology in the 2016 US Presidential election — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:56:34

Connect The Dots – Guest: Myron Dewey & James Spione - 05.24.17

Listen to Myron Dewey, indigenous filmmaker, journalist, and professor, and founder of Digital Smoke Signals; and filmmaker, James Spione, co-directors (with Josh Fox) of the new film, Awake: A Dream from Standing Rock discuss this deeply moving portrayal of the indigenous Water Protector’s uprising at, their own experiences at Standing Rock as well as native spirituality, and the culture of healing — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:56:43

Connect The Dots – Guest: Tanyette Colon - 05.17.17

Listen to Tanyette Colon, film-maker and Standing Rock activist, who traveled to Norway with Standing Rock Water Protectresses to help persuade Norwegians to divest from the Dakota Access Pipeline in conversation — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:59:16

Connect The Dots – Guest: Joel Furhman, MD - 05.10.17

Listen to Joel Furhman, MD, best-selling author of Eat To Live, The End of Dieting and The End of Heart Disease in conversation about the American diet fixation — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:58:52

Connect The Dots – Guest: Deena Metzger - 05.03.17

Listen to Deena Metzger, writer, poet, environmentalist, and counselor discuss Standing Rock, indigenous and Western mind, and her new book, A Rain of Night Birds, — with Alison Rose Levy.

Duration: 00:59:15

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