Braden Alexander

Braden Alexander is an Indigenous audio engineer and avid podcast listener based in London, Ontario. While a student at the University of Lethbridge, he volunteered at the campus radio station CKXU in a number of production roles. There he acquired a taste for audio storytelling and is exploring how podcasts can tell stories that are not always heard. When he is not working on his syndicated classical music show, he is also a volunteer for the GroundWire news program.

Braden Alexander
Podcast
May 11, 2017

Progress Summit 2017: Social Democracy as a way forward?

Needs No Introduction
A panel at the 2017 Progress Summit discusses progressive political movements. They discuss social democracy in Canadian and international contexts and which systems work best for Canada.
Podcast
Mar 30, 2017

Radio on the Canadian Prairies

Rabbledocs
In a time where communication was limited, the radio provided news, entertainment, and inspiration. Elaine Harder looks at 1930s Saskatchewan and the impact of radio.
Podcast
Mar 23, 2017

Art, Anguish, and Real Estate

Rabbledocs
Author Stephen Dale explores the connections between the arts community, gentrification, and real estate development.
Podcast
Feb 28, 2017

Re-evaluating Sanctuary Cities

rabble radio
Interviews with Jaggi Singh and Nigel Bariffe take a deeper look at the effectiveness of Sanctuary City motions and how they can be fixed.
Podcast
Feb 16, 2017
Flickr / Vancouver Public Library

Occupy Vancouver: The Vets Who Took Hotel Vancouver

Rabbledocs
The Vancouver housing crisis is not a recent development. Carrie Swiggum's documentary looks into the situation for returning WWII veterans and their occupation of the Hotel Vancouver.
Podcast
Feb 9, 2017
Winter fishing on ice of Assynoibain & Red River

Songs Upon the Rivers

radio book lounge
The histories of Indigenous communities and European explorers contain stories that have been lost in history. A new book presented by Sébastien Malette seeks out the forgotten stories.
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