Jack from Uni Students for Climate Justice joins us to discuss the bushfires in Australia, some of the resulting political and economic fallout and ways to respond.
Then, with fire and ashes on our mind, we turn our attention to the unfolding catastrophes catalyzed by COVID-19, how we are each responding as individuals and ways to move forward in our communities caring for each other the best we can right now.
03:38 Bushfires in AU
00:59 Bushfire political fallout
13:02 Bushfire perspectives as an environmental student
30:17 Anxiety and Agency
42:06 Foundations of Power Questioned
51:31 What are our socially responsible options?
59:04 Two divergent opportunities presented in crisis
01:01:55 What can we do, economic fallout, and more
*[This podcast was produced by Ashes Ashes and first aired in March 2020. Click here for a full list of episodes.]
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