Episode 0: Introduction

Episode 0, recorded 862 days into the COVID-19 pandemic, introduces your host, G.J. Hodson, as well as 4 tenets to guide the conversation and some thoughts on its mission and roles.


  1. What Is The Pivot? (2:20)
  2. Who Is the Host? (3:50)
  3. Why Now? (6:29)
  4. Four Proposed Tenets (9:25)
  5. Mission (10:32)
    • The Pivot (this podcast)
    • The Facilitator(s)
    • The Collective(s)
  6. How We Pivot (13:42)
  7. Conclusion (16:19)


Includes excerpts of “Wail Theory” recorded by Terri Hendrix. Used with permission.

Heat map from covidactnow.org by Act Now Coalition, captured 2022 July 28th.

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