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Sprouts Radio from the Grassroots is a 30-minute weekly program featuring radio programs produced at community radio stations or by other independent producers from across the country and sometimes around the world.
April 21, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
Earth Riot Radio invites everyone to an uplifting session with Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir.
The program shares environmental updates and interviews Amazon labor organizer Christian Smalls and activist for Save East River Park Sarah Wellington.Read More
April 7, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
Did you know that phytochemicals in plants deserve more of our attention for their role in protecting our healthspan? https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1002/fft2.81
Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for her interview with Jed Fahey, Ph.D., nutritional biochemist and former Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins Medical School where he directed the Cullman Chemoprotection Center. Fahey shares his expertise of plant physiology and human nutrition, discusses the many benefits of phytochemicals in general and specifically sulforaphane found in broccoli and broccoli sprouts. He also explains how and why we get a greater phytochemical load from organically grown fruits and vegetables, and laments the loss of biodiversity in vegetable seeds, as depicted by National Geographic: https://www.nationalgeographic.org/media/infographic-design/
March 24, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
Nick Espinosa talks again with Ukraine's Deputy First Minister of Education & Science, Inna Sovsun MP. They discuss daily life in Ukraine, Russian disinformation, nuclear threats, alleged bio weapons labs, and what Ukraine needs most.Read More
March 10, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez describes how the 2019 Green New Deal presented to Congress has accelerated and inspired municipalities across the USA to create and adopt Climate Action Plans.
Three leading cities are visited here to find out what is being crafted and tested to provide blueprints for many in the future: Ithaca New York; Louisville, Kentucky; and Petaluma, California.Read More
March 3, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
Ukraine Parliament Member Inna Sovsun is in Kyiv as the Russians are closing in. After a few days of harrowing messages where she dropped off for hours and we all feared the worst, Nick Espinosa of the Deep Dive Cybersecurity Show was able to sit down and talk with her over Zoom.Read More
February 24, 2022 National, News & Public Affairs
A group of high school students uncovers the hidden history of Rochester, New York's first African American radio personalities. They explore how Howard Coles and Alma Kelso used radio to demand social change and create community, interweaving their own views on music, media, and racial justice in the process.Read More