Episode 32 - Dr. Adi Jaffe
Dr. Adi Jaffe is mental health, addiction, and stigma professional who wants to change how we treat addiction. and treats addiction. Dr. Jaffe makes the point that people truly need to practice moderation and seeking help for mental health issues.
Website - https://www.adijaffe.com/
Professor Robert Buzzanco
Episode 31 - Professor Robert Buzzanco and Scott Parkin
Professor Robert Buzzanco (Bob) is a self-proclaimed Socialist. He commonly writes/talks about the Vietnam War era and radical social movements among other related things.
Scott Parkin is a self-proclaimed Anarchist who has been a coordinator and organizer in hundreds of justice movements. Fun fact, as a result, he's been arrested roughly 15 times!
Together they host the "Green and Red Podcast".
Green and Red Podcast - https://greenandredpodcast.org/
Episode 30 - Alexis Goldsmith
Alexis Goldsmith is the National Organizing Director for Beyond Plastic. Beyond Plastic was founded by Judith Enck; a Regional EPA Administrator under President Obama. It's a nonprofit dedicated to eliminating single-use plastic and changing the way we use plastic entirely.
Beyond Plastic - https://www.beyondplastics.org/about
Episode 27 - Ken Lewis
Ken Lewis is a top-tier Producer, Mixer, Writer, and Engineer, among other things, with the "weirdest resume in the music industry". He has contributed to 19 Grammys and 103 Gold/Platinum records. During this process, he's worked with everyone from Eminem, to Taylor Swift, to BTS, to Kanye West, to Beyonce.
Ken Lewis - https://kenlewis.com/
Episode 26 - Martyn Clark
Martyn Clark has been an advising board member for some of the largest corporations in the world (EY for example) and is the author of the book "Love Incorporated".
Martyn Clark - https://www.martynclark.com/
Love Incorporated - https://www.amazon.com/Love-Incorporated-Business-Martyn-Clark
Episode 23 - Dr. Juan Bartolomei
Dr. Juan Bartolomei is a spine neurosurgeon at Yale, and in 2013 he was named one of "US News and World Report's Top Doctors". Dr. Bartolomei
has a passion for what he does and believes surgery should be a last
resort and not a first option.
Episode 21 - Christina Hoag
Christina Hoag has a long history in the world of Journalism. While traveling the world, she found herself living in Venezuela and was lucky enough to become one of the few journalists present during the 2002 Venezuelan coup.
Christina Hoag website - www.christinahoag.com
Trump-Chavez article mentioned - https://medium.com/illumination/8-parallels-between-trump-ch%C3%A1vez-668c6bef1126
Episode 20 - Danny Gold
Danny Gold is a Correspondent, Producer, Director, and Writer. He has worked with The Guardian, New York Times, BBC, PBS, Netflix, and others. In this episode, he addressed the gang MS-13. His background knowledge on the topic comes from directing documentaries and writing numerous articles on the gang.
Website - https://www.dannygoldjournalist.com/
Podcast - https://www.underworldpod.com/
Episode 18 - Vicki Lau
Vicki Lau is an expert in "Visual Effects" (VFX). She specializes in compositing and has developed many other software skills used in many films such as Guardians of the Galaxy, Aquaman, The Walking Dead, and more. On top of this, Ms. Lau has a history of working on Virtual Reality (VR) and even performed a Ted Talk on the topic.
Official website - https://www.lauvicki.com/
Episode 17 - Toby Muse
Toby Muse is a journalist, author, and documentary filmmaker. His work has appeared in The New York Times, CNN, BBC, and The Guardian among others.
From 2000-2017 he lived in Colombia to dive down and write a book called Kilo: Inside the Cocaine Cartel. This book dives into everything he found while following the path a Kilo of Cocaine takes.
Website - www.TobyMuse.com
Episode 16 - Adam Godwin
Adam Godwin has studied philosophy and psychology for over fifteen years and his academic focus has been phenomenology, metaphysics, ontology, existentialism and clinical psychology.
BA - Psychology & Philosophy (The University of Reading, UK), MA - Philosophy (The University of Reading, UK), CPPD - Clinical Hypnosis (The London College of Clinical Hypnosis), PGCE - Secondary Education - Philosophy & Religious Studies (Liverpool Hope University)
Episode 15 - Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Gavia Baker-Whitelaw is a longtime journalist who covers fandom, film, and television. She has written for The Daily Dot and has recently started her fast-growing Behind the Seams channel on youtube. Gavia has a lot of in-depth knowledge of costume design in film and television.
The Daily Dot - https://www.dailydot.com/author/gavia-baker-whitelaw/
Behind the Seams - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7Xl5WRnBkMz5FSXCRaTE8Q
Episode 14 - Anderson Silver
Anderson Silver just released the third book of his Stoicism for a Better Life Series. When it comes to the fundamentals of Stoicism, its relation to Determinism as well as its overall impact, Silver is the perfect candidate to inform those interested.
Website - https://stoicismforabetterlife.com/
Episode 12 - Tessie Castillo & Lyle May
With her co-authors, Tessie Castillo published the book Crimson Letters: Voices From Death Row. A story compiled of writings from prisoners on death row. One of her co-authors is Lyle May who has been facing death row for 21 years now; since the age of 19. Lyle called in from death row for this episode.
Website - https://tessiecastillo.com/
Lyles blog - https://www.beyondsteeldoors.com/blog
Episode 11 - Kaitlyn Bailey
Kaitlyn Bailey is an advocate for sex work decriminalization. Once a sex worker herself she is now the director of communications for a national advocacy organization, host of the oldest profession podcast, and has written numerous articles for newspapers such as Vice.
Website - https://www.kaytlinbailey.com/
Episode 9 - Max Mills & Charles Mills
Max Mills is a liberal who has written numerous political journals in the past and Charles Mills is a conservative who has written political journals for names like Sean Hannity.
Episode 8 -Thomas Derr
Thomas Derr in the process of writing a thesis on the history of video games; the history between the sexes to be more specific.
Episode 7 - Ben Kitchings
Ben Kitchings has a master's degree and has spent a lot of time studying the Spanish flu and COVID-19. He is also the host of his top 100 documentary podcast "The History Voyager".
Podcast - https://thehistoryvoyager.podbean.com/
Episode 5 - Joshua Shea
Joshua Shea is an established author and TEDx speaker where he goes around to talk about his experiences and knowledge on porn addiction. Joshua's knowledge comes from research and strong real life experiences.
Website - www.RecoveringPornAddict.com
Episode 4 - Jessica Leichtweisz and Aidan Almond
Jessica Leichtweisz and Aidan Almond have written a book about the stories they have seen surrounding autism. Jessica has been helping children facing autism for 20+ years now, and Aidan- who is autistic himself- has begun to do the same.
Website - hopeeducationservices.com
Episode 3 - Ruslan
Ruslan is a bartender in Kazan', Russia. He has spent his life as a citizen in Russia.
Episode 2 - Giuseppe
Giuseppe is well informed on the topic of drugs through education, research, and experience. On top of studying towards his degree, he has taken just about every drug possible that you can name.
Episode 1 - Ethan
He is a political science major pursuing a degree. He spends his time researching and understanding all things political