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.

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episode 136: Ep. 136 Live from MAHA with Stephen Bartolomei and Brigitte McQueen Shew "Optimizing for Connection"

Playing for Team Human today, musician, media scholar, and founding Team Human producer Stephen Bartolomei AND community advocate and founder of the Union for Contemporary Art Brigitte McQueen Shew.
Douglas opens the show with a monologue about the disorienting construction of the Democratic debates by television networks...



episode 135: Mary L. Gray "Invisible by Design" + Betaworks Studios Keynote

Playing for Team Human today, Senior Researcher at Microsoft Research and Fellow at Harvard University's Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, Mary L. Gray.
Mary L. Gray joins Team Human to share her research into the invisible human workforce that powers the web...



episode 134: Live from VRTO with Keram Malicki-Sanchez & Amelia Winger-Bearskin

On June 2nd, 2019 Team Human was invited by VRTO to host a live recording on virtual reality, story telling and time. Joining Douglas on stage, VRTO Founder, Keram Malicki-Sanchez followed by artist, technologist and organizer, Amelia Winger Bearskin.
Rushkoff discusses the origins of virtual reality and shares stories of exploring the limits of the medium with Timothy Leary and Terrence McKenna...


 07 August 2019  1h2m

episode 133: Ep. 133 Jennifer Dumpert "Liminal Dreaming"

Playing for Team Human today, San Francisco-based writer and author of Liminal Dreaming: Exploring Consciousness at the Edges of Sleep, Jennifer Dumpert.
Jennifer Dumpert joins Team Human to explore the unusual half-waking dream states of hypnagogia and hypnopompia. In her new book, Liminal Dreaming, Dumpert shares her exploration of these dream spaces to show how they can improve sleep, mitigate anxiety and depression and aid creativity...


 24 July 2019  42m

episode 132: Ep. 132 David Wallace-Wells "The Power of Panic"

Playing for Team Human today American Journalist and author of The Uninhabitable Earth, David Wallace-Wells.
David Wallace-Wells joins Team Human to share why he believes that the climate crisis that is both inevitable and avoidable. In his new book, The Uninhabitable Earth, Wallace-Wells works to deconstruct the myth that humans are insulated from the worst effects of climate change...


 10 July 2019  1h2m

episode 131: Ep. 131 Cory Doctorow "The Oligarchy's Operating System"

Science fiction author, activist and journalist Cory Doctorow looks beyond present day dystopia and finds hope in collective power.


 26 June 2019  1h14m

episode 130: Ep. 130 Astra Taylor "Democracy is a Verb"

Filmmaker and activist Astra Taylor embraces the paradoxes inherent in democracy. Rushkoff on Trump as "Editor in Chief."


 12 June 2019  1h10m

episode 129: Ep. 129 Clive Thompson "The Lust for Scale"

Clive Thompson explains how the values of code become the norm, and how some coders are successfully avoiding the Lust for Scale.


 01 May 2019  1h1m

episode 128: Ep. 128 Brewster Kahle "The Library of Everything"

How do we make sure our digital life becomes part of the record of human history? Brewster Kahle and the Internet Archive are building the internet we dreamed of.


 24 April 2019  1h5m

episode 127: Ep. 127 "All Hands On Deck" Extinction Rebellion with Gail Bradbrook and Clare Farrell

Gail Bradbrook and Clare Farrell leverage love and grief to build the Extinction Rebellion, a movement that demands immediate action on climate change.


 10 April 2019  1h20m