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rabble radio November 15
2-15 Venezuela Colombia Migrant Crisis
Steve Ellner, professor of economic history and political science in Venezuela talks to Michael Welch about the factors behind the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela that we’re not hearing.
face2face November 15
What is Democracy?
Film director Astra Taylor explores the myths and truths about democracy, and the roots of the word itself. What does democracy really mean?
face2face November 14
New Film 'Emu Runner' explores Australian Indigenous cultures and respecting differences.
The new film "Emu Runner" addressing social realism, loss and grief, challenging stereotypes, intergenerational trauma, taking more time for others and Indigenous rights and cultures in Australia.
Talking Radical Radio November 13
Quebec doctors defending public healthcare
Dr. Isabelle Leblanc talks about the work of Médecins québécois pour le régime public, which translates as Quebec Doctors for Medicare.
Asia Pacific Currents November 13
Anti government demonstration Syria 2011
The popular uprising in Syria has been drowned in blood. What could have the left and international solidarity movements done better to avoid this outcome?
rabble radio November 8
Helicopter of view of Lac-Mégantic, Quebec
Author Bruce Campbell weaves a skillful narrative about how policy failure devastated lives in a tragic story of big oil, deregulation and free market ideology.
face2face November 8
Silence of Others
A new film explores the struggle that victims in Spain have endured in their quest for justice dating back to the atrocities of General Franco.
Asia Pacific Currents November 7
Shopping strip in Australia
Temporary migrant workers are very vulnerable due to the precarious nature of their work visa. Many employers in Australia exploit this by underpaying them.
Talking Radical Radio November 6
Sex ed through social action theatre
Shira Taylor and Lauren Chang talk about the work of the group Sex Education by Theatre.
rabble radio November 1
David Mivasair campaigning in New York State
David Mivasair is a dual citizen campaigning in the U.S. ahead of Tuesday's midterms. Joe Jencks is a singer-songwriter from the Chicago area. They talk and sing about taking their country back.
face2face November 1
Nandita Das
Nandita Das and David Peck talk about the film "Manto" and themes of dignity and context, subversive push back, normalized equality, convictions, and having a social conscience.
Asia Pacific Currents October 31
Australian workers taking to the streets
Stagnating wages, insecure work and harsh laws against organizing have galvanized Australian unions to campaign for better rights, better conditions and better laws.
Talking Radical Radio October 30
Hockey and social justice
Aaron Lakoff talks about Changing On The Fly, his new podcast about hockey and social justice.
rabble radio October 25
The Sandinista revolution in Nicaragua - rabble columnist draws parallels between the 1980s and now
Lois Ross was one of many young Canadians who went down to Nicaragua after the election of the Sandinistas in the '80s. Thirty years later, she says there are some similarities to those times.
Talking Radical Radio October 23
Suing the police: The ongoing legacy of the 2010 G20 summit in Toronto
Luke Stewart talks about his ongoing lawsuit to hold the police accountable for some of their infamously bad behaviour during the G20 summit in Toronto in 2010.
Asia Pacific Currents October 23
Banana workers defy company, police and military
Some of the regions most ravaged by militias are to be found in the rural areas of the Philippines. The workers at Sumifru are striking for basic rights but in doing so they face great danger
Asia Pacific Currents October 19
Anti imperialism or class struggle - the Iranian scenario
The Iranian government is at risk of being bombed by the USA but it is also heavily repressing its working class. Which way solidarity?
rabble radio October 18
The Other Toronto - a pre-election conversation with Phillip Dwight Morgan
A campaign like no other -- Phillip Dwight Morgan talks about the surprises, successes and disappointments in the weeks leading up to the Toronto municipal election.
face2face October 18
Rob Stewart
Canadian filmmaker and activist Rob Stewart died when he was in production with "Sharkwater Extinction." Friend and colleague Brock Cahill talks to David Peck talk about his legacy.
Talking Radical Radio October 16
Building a network of social justice educators in Alberta
Social justice education goes beyond what's in the curriculum - Renee Vaugeois and Dan Scratch talk about the new RAD Educator Network in Alberta.
Asia Pacific Currents October 16
Massive truck drivers strike shakes Iranian government
The working class in Iran is facing increasingly desperate economic and political situation. In response, demonstrations and protests are increasing.
rabble radio October 11
Making the link between militarism and the global refugee crisis
Cesar Jaramillo, executive director of Project Ploughshares talks to David Kattenburg of the Green Planet Monitor about a harsh truth the warrior nations don't ever address.
face2face October 11
The 'dissident doctor' talks about defying the medical establishment
Dr. Michael Klein talks about his book "Dissident Doctor" in his critique of the health-care system and his best practice recommendations.
Asia Pacific Currents October 10
Fighting against tyranny in the Phillipines
President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs" has killed over 20,000 people. Opposition and organizing against this repression is growing by the day.
Talking Radical Radio October 9
Grassroots work in Indigenous contexts
Patty Krawec and Karl Dockstader talk about the many forms that grassroots involvement in urban Indigenous community can take.
rabble radio special October 2
Jerry Dias talks about the good and the bad in the new free trade deal and why it's good for the auto sector.
Talking Radical Radio October 2
Histories of anti-Blackness in Canada and today's social movements
Robyn Maynard talks about her book "Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present" and about what she has learned while touring the country last year speaking about it.
Asia Pacific Currents October 2
Map of Median Household income in Australia
Australia and New Zealand have similar histories. Organizing workers also shares many similarities between the two countries.
The Hum Podcast October 1
Syrus Marcus Ware, artist and social activist
Syrus Marcus Ware joins us to discuss his experience as a trans father, how he uses art for social change, and why Canadians have a hard time addressing their own history of anti-black racism.
rabble radio September 27
A small rural town works together to free Edwin Espinal, a Honduran political prisoner
Janet Spring lives the small rural community of Elmvale, Ontario. When her son-in-law was imprisoned in Honduras for political activism, her community rallied to help.

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