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Silver Threads Podcast

Dec 21, 2021

Happy winter solstice! In these darker days, it feels an apt time to shine a light on our past so that we may better illuminate a future - manifested by imagination, holding joy, hope, fear and despair as we still walk, still wake.

carla and Eleanor share some of their own stories as we reflect on previous episodes and...

Dec 7, 2021

"Radicalism to me is aligning my passion with what my community needs."

Katie Pettit is a radical organizer who re-envisions community-driven initiatives through art, film, and technology. She joins the show to discuss creative works as visions for the future, the undercurrents as the source of our collective power,...

Nov 23, 2021

"Climate is a powerful gateway to the world of anti-capitalism."

Sina Reisch is a climate justice and civil disobedience advocate from Germany. She joins the show to talk about her work at the intersections of issues, growing up in the shadow of fascism, the power of direct action, imagining the past and more!


Nov 9, 2021

"Don’t aim for what’s realistic - aim for what actually kicks you in the guts. Aim for what is so beautiful that you’re gonna give it everything you’ve got collectively to make it happen."

Juliette is an author and independent journalist who joins us from France to talk about the power of imagining the...

Oct 26, 2021

"It took me a long time to get to the point where I could be honest about my background - to get rid of that shame around growing up in poverty and say, ‘hey, these are my people.’"

Dani Burlison is a mom, writer, teacher, activist and witch who joins the show to discuss recent watershed moments, reconciling with...