Living Resilience: Dean Walker and Carolyn Baker Launch A New Body of Work

06-02-17  Living Resilience: Dean Walker and Carolyn Baker Launch A New Body of Work

Dean Walker and Carolyn Baker share their new body of work which will provide a safe container and extensive tools for building community and skill sets for living resiliently in the uncertain, distressing, and daunting times in which we live now and will live in the future.

Animal Wisdom: Learning From And Helping Animals In The Age Of Extinction

05-12-17  Animal Wisdom: Learning From And Helping Animals In The Age Of Extinction

Carolyn and Dr. Linda Bender, DVM, discuss what everyone can do locally and beyond to make life easier for all species. Animals are our teachers, and our work is to listen to and tangibly help them–from the animals in our back yards to animals around the world. Linda also discusses the changing face of veterinary medicine and the role of animals in prisoner rehabilitation and the treatment of combat veterans.

Reclaiming Your Roots and Restoring Earth Community

04-28-17   Reclaiming Your Roots and Restoring Earth Community

Carolyn and Pegi Eyers discuss her work and her book, Ancient Spirit Rising. We are the generation that has to bring the truth of colonization out into the open, learn the truth about white supremacy, racism, slavery, genocide, oppression, assimilation, white privilege, white fragility, features of the colonial apparatus such as cultural appropriation, and pass those truths along to our white cohort. “Co-existence through co-resistance” and ally-ship with First Nations instead of tokenizing, stereotypes and abstract theories. Working toward the goal of healing our fractured relationships with people of colour, learning good intercultural competency skills, and actualizing the related visions of restitution, reconciliation and peaceful co-existence.

Energy Resources in a Time of Climate Change Denial

04-14-17  Energy Resources in a Time of Climate Change Denial

Carolyn and energy activist and researcher, Nancy LaPlaca discuss management of precious natural resources in a time of climate change denial. What is fact? What is fiction in terms of clean energy, and what are the hidden costs of rejecting clean energy in favor of profit and convenience?