Sprouts offers selected interviews from Spirit in Action or Song of the Soul shortened to 30 minutes.
|SPROUTS - I Wish I Were Krishna - Lon Milo DuQuette's Song of the Soul||9/12/2012||
Lon Milo DuQuette is a stunning combination of sweet music, profundity, hilarity, and love. With a career as a folk/rock musician from the precocious age of 14, through many employment variants including his 15 books and position as US Deputy Grand Master of Ordo Templi Orientis, Lon has word and song riches to pour out.
Half-hour version produced for Pacifica's SPROUTS program.
|SPROUTS Version: Faithful Transition Towning - Ruah Swennerfelt and Steve Chase||8/22/2012||
The topic is the Transition Town movement and the experience of Steve Chase, Director of Advocacy for Social Justice and Sustainability at Antioch University New England and involved with the Keene, NH, transition, and Ruah Swennerfelt, former long-time long-time General Secretary of Quaker Earthcare Witness and is currently involved with the Transition Town implementation in Charlotte, VT.
29 minute version - Cris Williamson has played an important role as one of the prominent voices of feminism and lesbians, including her part in founding the first women's record label. With more than 20 CDs, Cris has been prolific and fertile for many hearts. And, of course, her song has been our theme music since day 1.
Si Kahn is a powerful singer/songwriter whose music tells intimate stories of people at the same time it provides valuble lessons for societal change. His newest book is Creative Community Organizing: A Guide for Rabble-Rousers, Activists & Quiet Lovers of Justice and his latest CD is Courage. Si has strong Jewish roots and his spiritual home is The Movement.
All the songs in this program are performed by Si Kahn:
|Sprouts - Solidarity Farmer Tony Schultz||4/7/2011||Half-hour SPROUTS version of my visit with Tony Schultz of Stoney Acres Farm CSA, who was a fiery speaker at the 3/12/11 Farmer/Union Demonstration in Madison, WI. He's active with the Land Stewardship Project and Family Farm Defenders.|