S4 Ep 32: Producers Roundtable w/ Destiny Hodges, Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, & DeJuan Cross

The daily grind of producing a podcast can get overlooked when so many issues are negatively impacting the Climate Movement. Now, for four seasons, The Coolest Show has aimed to amplify the voices of those on the front lines fighting through organizing, culture, and politics every week.

On this episode of The Coolest Show, Rev Yearwood sits down with the producers, Tamara Toles O’Laughlin, Destiny Hodges, and DeJuan Cross. They review Rev’s experience after attending COP 27, the preparation behind Season 4, and where The Coolest Show plans to go in Season 5.

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 31: Live from COP 27 pt.2 w/ Rashida Ferdinand & Rev Timothy Greer

The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, more commonly referred to as the Conference of the Parties (COP), was held from November 6-18, 2022, in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

COP27 will bring climate activists, corporations, foundations, government officials, and others together to work to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

In this 2 part series, Reverend Yearwood is live on the ground speaking with attendees from COP 27.  

In part 1, Rev Yearwood speaks with Rashida Ferdinand, Founder, and Chief Executive Officer, of Sankofa Nola & Rev Timothy Greer, the founding pastor of Revelation Christian Ministries. They discuss issues in their communities, what they hope COP 27 will address, and what resources are needed to solve problems. 

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 30: Live from COP 27 pt.1 w/ Veronica Bitting & Mark Magaña

The 2022 United Nations Climate Change Conference, more commonly referred to as the Conference of the Parties (COP), was held from November 6-18, 2022, in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

COP27 will bring climate activists, corporations, foundations, government officials, and others together to work to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change.

In this 2 part series, Reverend Yearwood is live on the ground speaking with attendees from COP 27.  

In part 1, Rev Yearwood speaks with Veronica Bitting from the Franklin Vance Warren Opportunity in North Carolina & Mark Magaña, the Founding President & CEO of GreenLatinos. They discuss issues in their communities, what they hope COP 27 will address, and what resources are needed to solve problems. 

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 29: Money, Power, Respect w/ Melanie Allen, Tracey Lewis & Tamara Toles O’Laughlin

An understanding in the Black community is that Money, Power, and Respect is the key to Life. But, how do we thrive as a community if we are ignored, overlooked, and considered bargaining chips in the overall game?
Hosted by The Coolest Show Producer Tamara Toles O’laughlin, on this episode, we discuss innovation and finance as a defense against climate vulnerability and infrastructure. Tamara is joined by Melanie Allen, Co-Director of the Hive Fund & Tracey Lewis, Policy Council of the Climate and Energy Group at Public Citizen.

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 28: All Roads Lead to Jackson w/ Rukia Lumumba

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 27: Climate’s Renaissance w Vernice Miller-Travis

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 26: Finding Our Way W Nekima Levy Armstrong

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 25 Respect My Vote w Dr. Yusef Salaam & Reggie Weaver

We will vote, we will organize, we will create the world in which we want to live.

Voting is one of the most critical ways to exercise our power. When we align voting with speaking out, marching, advocating for policy, and coming together in community, we can affect change in the laws and systems that govern our society.

On this episode of “The Coolest Show” Rev Yearwood speaks with award-winning transformational speaker and New York Times Best Selling author Dr. Yusef Salaam, and Respect My Vote! National Campaigner Reggie Weaver. They discuss, the history of black people and voting, returning citizens understanding voting rights, and how policy along with organizing creates change.

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 24: Can’t Stop Won’t Stop w/ Rev Yearwood Pt 2

Hip Caucus celebrated its 18th birthday this year. Standing the test of time as a Black institution that centers integrity, character, culture, and respect does not go without challenges. On this two part episode of The Coolest Show, Rev Yearwood is interviewed by producers DeJuan Cross and Destiny Hodges. Hearing the story of Rev’s journey illustrates his influence on the Caucus’ origin, vision, and future.

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.

S4 Ep 23: Can’t Stop Won’t Stop pt1. w/ Rev Yearwood

Hip Caucus celebrated its 18th birthday this year. Standing the test of time as a Black institution that centers integrity, character, culture, and respect does not go without challenges. On this two part episode of The Coolest Show, Rev Yearwood is interviewed by producers DeJuan Cross and Destiny Hodges. Hearing the story of Rev’s journey illustrates his influence on the Caucus’ origin, vision, and future.

The Coolest Show – brought to you by Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% PODCASTS – drops new episodes every Monday on environmental justice and how we solve the climate crisis. Listen and subscribe here or at TheCoolestShow.com! Follow @Think100Climate and @RevYearwood on Instagram, Twitter, and Instagram.