Team Human

Team Human is a weekly podcast and set of resources enabling human intervention in the economic, technological, and social programs that determine how we live, work, and interact. This is media as cultural resistance and a path to social change.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 56m. Bisher sind 147 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts

episode 147: Allison Fine "Things Worth Fighting For"

Playing for Team Human today, author, social change thought leader, nonprofit founder, and congressional candidate for New York's 17th district, Allison Fine.
Fine joins Team Human to discuss her platform and decision to run for congress. "We are so broken right now that I actually want to go into the belly of the beast to get us to the next chapter. I think it's important for us to pay attention to what's going on now, but not to get stuck in what's going on now...



episode 146: James Lovelock "We Humans are a Good Thing"

Playing for Team Human today, author, centenarian, environmentalist, futurist, and scientist, James Lovelock.
Lovelock joins Team Human to discuss his new book, "Novacene: The Coming Age of Hyperintelligence" which envisions a future where artificial intelligence and humans together will help the earth survive...



episode 145: Lauren Duca “Political Awakening” + Christopher Bouzy “Human Trollbots”

Playing for Team Human today activist, author and journalist Lauren Duca.
Duca joins Team Human to discuss the ways we can work towards building equitable public power by empowering young people, and to share her belief that a new form of political awakening is occurring in a response to the 2016 election of Trump and an imminent climate crisis...


 2020-01-08  57m

episode 144: Paul Krassner "When Fake Was Fun"

Playing for Team Human today radical activist, counter-cultural icon, and founder of The Realist magazine, Paul Krassner (1932-2019).
Krassner and Rushkoff explore how the combination of fabricated news, scandals and outrage - otherwise known as mind fucking - were once the tools employed by anarchic activists. They discuss how a one-time violin prodigy became the pioneer of the US underground press, and how being an optimist might be our best defence against the challenging times we face...


 2019-12-23  54m

episode 143: Eric Gullichsen "Navigating A Shared Space"

Playing for Team Human today, founder and principal investigator at Pataphysics Research & virtual reality pioneer, Eric Gullichsen.
Gullichsen and Rushkoff look back at how early virtual reality headsets brought them together nearly 25 years ago. Together, they discuss Timothy Leary's commentary and influence on Gullichsen's work in virtual reality and how Leary still influences Guillichsen's work today with Transcranial Ultrasound Neuromodulation...


 2019-12-11  46m

episode 142: Yancey Strickler "A More Generous World"

Playing for Team Human today, Cofounder of Kickstarter & The Creative Independent and author of the newly published book, “This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World,” Yancey Strickler.
Strickler joins Team Human to discuss his vision for building a society that looks beyond money and toward optimizing for humans...


 2019-11-27  56m

episode 141: Deborah Cullinan "From the Community" + Ron Kim and Robert Hockett "Public Money"

Playing for Team Human today, CEO of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, co-founder of Culture Bank, and Innovator in Residence at the Kauffman Foundation, Deborah Cullinan. Also playing for Team Human this week, New York State Assemblyman Ron Kim and Cornell Law Professor Robert Hockett. Plus, hear from Reverend Billy, who explains how Team Human supporters can be sainted at Earth Riot on Sunday, December 15...


 2019-11-13  54m

episode 140: Vinnie Colaiuta "Rhythm is Life"

Playing for Team Human today, drummer and session musician, Vinnie Colaiuta.
Vinnie joins Team Human to discuss the art of listening, collaborating, and celebrating the imperfection that makes music a human art...


 2019-10-30  1h1m

episode 139: Tiffany Shlain "Unplugging One Day a Week" + Tribute to Paul Krassner

Playing for Team Human today, filmmaker and author, Tiffany Shlain.
Tiffany joins Team Human to discuss her new book, 24/6: The Power of Unplugging One Day a Week. By drawing from the ancient ritual of Shabbat she shows how turning off all screens for twenty-four hours each week can help us reclaim our humanity. I
This week’s Team Human also includes a short tribute to counter-culture icon, Paul Krassner.
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 2019-10-16  52m

episode 138: Charles Eisenstein "Questioning Quantification" + Bretton Woods@75 Keynote

Playing for Team Human today, Author and Gift Economy Advocate, Charles Eisenstein.
Charles joins Team Human to share how he believes quantification is changing the ways we think about climate, ecology and human beings. Less of an interview, this informal conversation was recorded at Bretton Woods@75 where Charles and Douglas were both speakers...


 2019-10-02  1h15m