Nov 21, 2014

Residents fight plans for new base in Okinawa, Japan

The island of Okinawa has been a military outpost for the United States since the end of World War II. Now there are plans to build new bases. Okinawan residents are resisting fiercely.
Oct 23, 2014

Reflections on a violent day in Ottawa

The tragic events in Ottawa give us an opportunity to examine our addiction to violence as the solution to conflict. Will we use the chance to disengage from our increasingly militarized culture?
Oct 30, 2012

Book: The Ugly Canadian

With his new book, Yves Engler is hoping to spur Canadians to take action to oppose Stephen Harper's foreign policy.
Jun 2, 2012

Episode 37 - The War of 1812: Whose war was it, anyway?

radio book lounge
This is the bicentennial year of the War of 1812 and the federal government has dedicated millions of dollars to commemorate it, but what are we really commemorating and why? Jamie Swift weighs in.
Feb 16, 2012

Understanding the roots of the violence in Mexico

President Calderon launched his war on drugs shortly after he came into office in December 2006. He brought the army out onto the streets and began a campaign of confrontation with drug cartels.
Nov 22, 2010

The destructiveness of war-mongering

To even think about the remote chance of peace worldwide, and a world order that encourages it, is also to reflect on how relentlessly militarized our entire reality is becoming.

Colonialism, Capitalism and Migration: No One is Illegal

Jun 19, 2010
Ryerson University - SCC Thomas Lounge
55 Gould St.
43° 39' 28.6092" N, 79° 22' 44.148" W
A panel with community activists from No One Is Illegal Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal focuses on the realities of Canadian immigration and border controls in relation to the broader global dynamics
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