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Love and Courage

By Ruairí McKiernan

Inspirational and soulful interviews with people making a big difference in the world. Guests are typically people passionate about social justice, and who have demonstrated courage and conviction in their lives. Host Ruairí McKiernan is leading Irish social innovator, campaigner, writer and public speaker. He is the founder of the pioneering SpunOut.ie youth organization, and helped set-up the Uplift and the A Lust For Life non-profits. In 2012 the President of Ireland Michael D Higgins appointed Ruairí to the Council of State, a national constitutional advisory body whose members include all current and former leaders of the country. Ruairí is the recipient of numerous awards, including a Fulbright fellowship, and he contributes regularly to the media on youth, health, community and social justice issues. http://www.loveandcourage.org Twitter: @ruairimckiernan Facebook: www.facebook.com/hopehitching Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/ruairimc/ Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/ruairimckiernan YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC1gCuceQXG7rmwRY9PAzBgg Podcast intro music: 'Summer Cosy 6' (License DL-0h-fVQp8Q ) Sound editing and production support: Dara Twamley

  1. 1.
    Live episode: Caoimhe Butterly, Dr Ursula Barry & Codie Preston12/12/2018
    1:16:04
  2. 2.
    Johann Hari - on depression, happiness & social connection11/11/2018
    1:07:58
  3. 3.
    Chuck Collins (live) - on inequality, Trump, trees & people power09/18/2018
    1:52:10
  4. 4.
    Amanda Palmer - musician, author, crowdfunding sensation05/22/2018
    1:11:32
  5. 5.
    Sr Teresa Forcades - 'Europe's most radical nun'05/14/2018
    43:08
  6. 6.
    Luke Concannon - Ed Sheeran's childhood hero02/04/2018
    1:08:36
  7. 7.
    Marianne Williamson - spiritual teacher, author, activist01/02/2018
    52:26
  8. 8.
    Gara LaMarche - philanthropy for social justice11/19/2017
    59:52
  1. 9.
    Siobhan O'Donoghue - veteran community innovator and activist10/14/2017
    1:07:52
  2. 10.
    Robert Shetterly - artist & Vietnam War draft resister09/29/2017
    1:06:12
  3. 11.
    Chas Jewett - Native American Standing Rock activist09/17/2017
    48:38
  4. 12.
    Ciaron O'Reilly - veteran peace campaigner & 'Martin Sheen's hero'09/01/2017
    59:28
  5. 13.
    With love from Ruairí : thank you from New York08/12/2017
    29:47
  6. 14.
    Kathy Kelly - renowned U.S. humanitarian & peace campaigner08/06/2017
    56:42
  7. 15.
    Eamon Stack - ex priest turned tech social entrepreneur07/28/2017
    1:01:44
  8. 16.
    Ellen Dorsey - Trump, philanthropy and climate change07/21/2017
    46:40
  9. 17.
    Senator Lynn Ruane & Joe Caslin (teacher/artist)07/16/2017
    52:30
  10. 18.
    Hyeonseo Lee - Escape from North Korea07/09/2017
    39:36
  11. 19.
    Alastair McIntosh - Scottish writer on Trump, Gaelic, ecology & culture06/29/2017
    54:10
  12. 20.
    Dil Wickremasinghe - overcoming abuse, LGBT rights, & success as a social entrepreneur06/25/2017
    1:01:44
  13. 21.
    John Lillis - amazing journey to hip hop success (Rusangano Family)06/16/2017
    1:09:52
  14. 22.
    Senator Frances Black - singer, campaigner, addiction counsellor06/09/2017
    1:02:30
  15. 23.
    Ray McGovern - ex CIA analyst reveals all06/02/2017
    47:04
  16. 24.
    Sr. Stan - visionary activist, innovator, mindfulness advocate05/25/2017
    55:50
  17. 25.
    Chuck Collins - on giving away his fortune and working with millionaires05/21/2017
    1:17:00
  18. 26.
    Ivor Browne - psychiatry, LSD, spirituality & more05/11/2017
    51:58
  19. 27.
    Sunny Jacobs - forgiveness and freedom after death row05/11/2017
    1:00:42
  20. 28.
    A few words of welcome from Ruairí05/11/2017
    8:06

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