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Caption: Doris Kearns Goodwin
What makes a great leader? This week on Sea Change Radio, we are honored to have Pulitzer Prize-winning presidential historian Doris Kearns Goodwin...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: James Quilligan
What is the American dollar based on? It was based on the gold standard until 1971 when it transitioned to a floating monetary system. This week’s ...

  • Added: Oct 02, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Karla Mendes
The Amazon is burning. And we’re not talking about the ubiquitous online store, although profit and commerce are just as involved. According to pre...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Bruce Bartlett
Today on Sea Change Radio we take a little timeout from all things sustainability to analyze how the Republican Party has led us to some very uncer...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: James Hoggan
Has this ever happened to you: You are talking with a friend or family member, and as the topic moves to politics, things start to get a little hea...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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From Nat King Cole to Miley Cyrus: how music tells the story of American democracy.

Bought by WMUU-LP, KZUM, Kansas Public Radio, WVAS, WFHB and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Adam Sobel
It’s summertime! That means county fairs, stone fruit, and hopefully a cool body of water in which to dip one’s toes. Of course, it also means reco...

Bought by WMPG, KWMR, and KVSC


  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ramez Naam
If you've been wondering what people mean when they talk about a Green New Deal, today's episode of Sea Change Radio should help. This week we air ...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Ramez Naam
Whether or not we use the name Green New Deal to describe a set of aggressive long-term policies that will help humanity in the fight against clima...

  • Added: May 29, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Roger Gottlieb
When you see someone littering a plastic bag into the street how do you judge that person? What about the person who stands by watching the littere...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Warren Washington
Since 1973, the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement has been bestowed upon people who have made a significant impact in the fight for a susta...

  • Added: May 14, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Michael Mann
Back in 1999, a team of scientists published a graphic depiction reconstructing northern hemisphere temperatures for the previous 1000 years. The s...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Francesca talks with Glenn Silber about the acclaimed documentary he co-directed, The War At Home. It’s about the anti-war movement in Madison, Wis...

  • Added: May 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: John Stoehr
We have our hands full at Sea Change Radio just trying to cover important stories relating to the environment and social justice. But we also recog...

  • Added: May 01, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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How far would you go to make your voice heard on climate change? College student Tim DeChristopher disrupted an auction for oil and gas leases - an...

Bought by WCQS, NPR Now, KVMR, KUMD, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Bill McKibben
Environmentalists have been talking for a long time about the threat to the planet. Now, a prominent voice is directing our attention to a related ...

Bought by WMPG


  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Georgina Gustin
You may or may not have heard of the Farm Bureau but it is one of the most powerful lobbying organizations in this country, representing over six m...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Joshua and Eric Preven
They say the squeaky wheel gets the grease. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to two brothers who are trying to make a little noise for the i...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Ash Kalra
What can we do to be better citizens, better consumers and better advocates for the planet? Fighting waste and saving forests are a good place to s...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Fatih Saat
Shelter is on the first rung of renowned psychologist Abraham Maslow‘s hierarchy of needs. And yet, as a society, we have not cracked the code for ...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Back in the 1930s, when the US was in the midst of an economic crisis, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt enacted a set of policies to protect the...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Carter Rubin
The first time you saw a fleet of rent-able electric scooters huddled together on a city sidewalk, what was your reaction? Annoyance at yet another...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Peter Knights
Have you ever seen one of those ads with a celebrity like Jackie Chan or Leonardo DiCaprio beside a beautiful, rare animal? If so, there’s a good c...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Using their own words to condemn them, Rob Larson exposes these intellectual opportunists for what they are: defenders of cruel power systems. Men ...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
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The idea that art, literature and music in particular, might work as a sort of “Marshall Plan of the Mind” is our topic tonight. At the end of Worl...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:02