Posts Tagged ‘environmental activism’

Sarah, our guest on this episode, at Uluru.

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Episode 277 features Sarah, a Māori wahine living on Dharawal Country, and Criminology researcher, on Indigenous critiques of the movie Don’t Look Up (Netflix) and why Indigenous knowledge is so important in creating effective responses to climate change and environmental problems generally. This discussion builds on our last episode, which covered Don’t Look Up and also the effectiveness of different individual actions for the climate.

For further info on the significance of Mauna Kea: www.protectmaunakea.net

To understand Land Back priorities/actions in a Turtle Island context: www.landback.org

Australia’s first Indigenous youth climate network: www.seedmob.org.au

Old media articles on the eviction of Indigenous tribes from their ancestral land in India:

Examples of discussions around Indigenous critiques of Don’t Look Up and/or Indigenous contributions to the environmental movement:

Sources on whiteness in the environmental movement:

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Music:

Treaty ’18 by Yothu Yindi and Gavin Campbell, ft Baker Boy; Shadows by Briggs ft. Troy Cassar-Daley.

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Image from media.netflix.com

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We discuss the movie Don’t Look Up (Netflix), putting our energy back into climate action after the movement has lost momentum during the pandemic and avoiding burnout when coping with the reality of the climate crisis.

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Clips:

DON’T LOOK UP, Official Teaser Trailer – Netflix; Just Look Up (From Don’t Look Up) by Ariana Grande and Kid Cudi; 2 clips from Don’t Look Up (Netflix); Pink Convertible by MARINA;  I haven’t been taking care of myself by Alex Lahey.

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On this show we speak out against the constant accusations of hypocrisy made against anyone advocating for the environment. For more on this, you can read Nick’s article on the topic.

We finish the show by discussing the documentary The Game Changers on Netflix, which looks into plant-based athletes.

Other stuff covered/links:

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Clips:

Bugzy MaloneCome Through’, Bo BurnhamOh Bo’, Needed Sound EffectsTime Travel Clip Sound Effect’, Russell Brand ‘Lewis Hamilton, Veganism & Hypocrisy’, Adam Ruins Everything – Going Green: ‘The Corporate Conspiracy to Blame You for Their Trash’, Anti-Flag ‘The Debate is Over’, The Adventures of Lano and Woodley (series 2, episode 4), The DeclineBrovine’.

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Katie happened to be at the same Convention Centre as the IMARC (International Mining and Resources Conference) conference as she was at a union health and safety event. She gives a first-hand account of the #BlockadeIMARC actions protesting those attending the conference and profiting from the destruction of the environment.

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  • Article on the Victorian state government giving $900,000 to the animal agricultural industry to get their message out.

Clips:

Lagwagon ‘Cog in the Machine’, NOFX ‘Generation Z’.

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