This week on Act Out! Cryptocurrency!
A hot issue shrouded in mystery for many. And as bitcoin climbs then falls, the list of questions and concerns only seems to get longer. So first up, we'll revisit some bitcoin basics.
Next, we'll add to the conversation and dive deeper with Bitcoin expert Andreas Antonopoulos. Prepare to stretch your mind and reshape how you think of money and the systems that control it.
This week on Act Out! from predator economics to co-ops, we take a look at how our current system pollutes not only the planet but marginalized communities through direct and pervasive violence. And while the stock market goes up, our quality of life – both economically and otherwise, continues to fall. There is another way...and economist Richard Wolff joins us to talk about a truly democratic alternative already in practice across the world, even here in the U.S.
This week on Act Out! Kiilu Nyasha takes us into the New Year with some words of wisdom from a woman who's seen decades of what works and what doesn't. Next up, how do you approach the work of building and fighting? Are you embroiled in Facebook tiffs or reaching out to neighbors – and how can human psychology guide our fight? Then, we take a look at a couple of good news stories - from weed to water. Finally, some pipeline updates featuring nuns and an incredible resource for water protectors worldwide.