Social innovator and campaigner State Ruairí McKiernan has launched a new podcast featuring in-depth audio interviews with leading social innovators, thinkers and campaigners. Guests include Christy Moore, Sister Stan, Professor Ivor Browne, Senator Frances Black, Siobhán O'Donoghue, Caoimhe Butterly, Eamon Stack, Sunny Jacobs, Senator Lynn Ruane, Liam O'Maonlaí and Dil Wickremasinghe. New episodes are being released weekly in the coming months.
The podcast is a community supported initiative and available free of charge. People can download on their iPhone using the podcast App or through Apps such as Podcast Addict on Android phones. Alternatively the podcast can be found on Soundcloud and Youtube. Listeners are invited to be part of the Love and Courage community and support its development by becoming a sponsor or patron. Find out more and sign-up for updates on new episodes at www.loveandcourage.org
About the host
Ruairí McKiernan is a multi award winning Irish social innovator, community campaigner, consultant, writer and public speaker. He is the founder of the pioneering SpunOut youth organisation, 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 constitutional advisory body. 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. www.ruairimckiernan.com