Maeve Higgins is an Irish comic based in New York with a new column in the NYT and a book of essays appearing in September. She has just completed Maeve in America, a podcast series about immigration, and keeps her sense of humour about serious matters.
By Mary Robinson, Maeve Higgins, Rhiana Gunn-Wright, Mothers of Invention
This week’s episode is co-hosted by Rhiana Gunn-Wright, one of the lead policy writers of the Green New Deal. She joins Mary & Maeve in the studio to discuss public opinion on climate change in the United States, where it’s crucial that citizens and politicians take a role in environmental action.
By Mary Robinson, Maeve Higgins, Mothers of Invention
Mary and Maeve are talking about money, money. Fighting climate change might be a moral necessity but women are learning to hit vested interests where it hurts the most, in the pocket.