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Gabriel Shapiro - Student Organizer15/10/2015 Duration: 01h16min
!!ALERT!! TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES FROM 7:20 to 10:00 PLEASE SCROLL PAST UNTIL I CAN EDIT & RELOAD! THANKS! ALERT!!!Young people are torn in many directions these days. Unfortunately, they must prepare for their future while simultaneously ensuring that the planet they live on actually has one. From climate change to social justice, more and more college students are finding time to organize, speak out and effect change on important issues.Talkupy welcomes student organizer Gabriel Shapiro to the show at 9 p.m. Wednesday Oct. 14. Active in Hampshire College Climate Justice, the Climate Action Now Network of the Pioneer Valley, We Are Seneca Lake and more, Gabriel will discuss the need to act now on climate change. He will also tell us how he finds the time to work as an organizer at the intersection of these and other important movements. We'll also explore the strategies that young activists are taking to put personal differences aside and focus on the issues in unity.Please find more information on Hamp
Ed Woodham - Art In Odd Places01/10/2015 Duration: 01h09min
Art In Odd Places started as a grass roots happening and has transformed into an annual landmark art festival thanks to its many artists and supporters. This year's "odd" 11th anniversary: AIOP 2015: RECALL will again transform NYC's 14th Street into a civic space where social interaction and creative expression captivate imaginations and deeply connect people to themselves and the world.Talkupy welcomes Ed Woodham, Founder & Director of AIOP, to the show on Thursday, Oct. 1 at 11 am ET. In addition to hearing about what to expect at this year's event, Woodham will discuss the importance of presenting visual and performance art in public spaces across the U.S.For more info on "Public Art as Social Engagement" watch Ed's TEDxIndianapolis To donate to the project, please click here. Please follow @Talkupy_Radio on Twitter and visit Talkupy.net
Art Tanderup - Nebraska Farmer/Activist Update30/09/2015 Duration: 01h10min
Nebraska farmers and activists, often one and the same, are heading into the Fall with more determination than ever. They are working closely together to keep their land from being snatched up by the big oil & gas industry only to ship fossil fuels overseas where they will continue to have a devastating effect on the environment and climate.Talkupy welcomes Art Tanderup, Nebraska farmer and activist, back to the show at 9 pm ET on September 29, 2015. Art will give us an update on how the Pope's visit to the U.S. was received by Nebraska climate activists and what landowners are doing to prepare for their day in District Court to try and stop the KXL pipeline from crossing their properties. We'll also talk about a recent gathering of the Cowboy Indian Alliance to pick this year's sacred corn together at Art's farm.For more information on Art go to his Facebook page and Bold Nebraska's website. Please visit Talkupy.net, subscribe to Talkupy on Stitcher or iTunes and follow @Talkupy_Radio on Twitter.
Phourist & The Photons - In Infinite Indigo26/09/2015 Duration: 01h41min
Phourist & The Photons have achieved a firey and thrilling lift-off with their new album, In Infinite Indigo. This incredibly well-matched three-man band sparks musical alchemy as they play. The band creates a deep pocket of space for listeners to move, think and feel in as they weave each song's story with air, beats and notes. Ultimately, In Infinite Indigo is like that ride you can't stop getting back in line for at the theme park. "Again, again!" Talkupy welcomes Nick Hill (guitar, keyboard, lead vocals), Scott Boice (percussion) and Stuart Wicke (bass) to the show on Friday, Sept. 25 at 8 pm ET. All three band members are accomplished musical storytellers who give everything they've got to give to their craft. We will talk about the band's history and listen to songs from the new album. We'll also discuss the new animated video for "Here's Some Moonlight For Your Day" and find out what's next for Phourist & The Photons.To listen to, or purchase songs from, In Infinite Indigo go to Phourist &
LIVECAST: John Zangas - DCMediaGroup At BXE Hunger Strike24/09/2015 Duration: 01h04min
This LIVECAST will join John Zangas, DCMediaGroup photographer and journalist, in Washington D.C. for an update on the Beyond Extreme Energy (@BXEaction) hunger strikers. Twelve activists have been fasting for 17 days of the 18-day protest at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission in an effort to to halt rubber stamping of permits for fossil fuel infrastructure. Check out Talkupy's initial interviews with three participants on Day #11 here.This show will air live from the protest on Thursday, Sept. 24 at 11 a.m. All LIVECASTS of events while they are taking place are available in show archives, too. For more information and updates through the end of the fast on Friday go to Beyond Extreme Energy and DCMediaGroup. You can find out more about Talkupy at Talkupy.net . Please help us reach the widest possible audience by following the show at @Talkupy_Radio on Twitter, Stitcher and iTunes