Talking Radical Radio

Community and the environment vs. development in Bedford, N.S.

May 27, 2015
| Sandra Banfield and Mark Currie talk about the struggle by residents of Bedford, Nova Scotia, to save their community's natural waterfront from infilling and development.
Length: 28:35 minutes (26.18 MB)
Feminist Current

Kathleen Barry reports back from The World Summit: End Sexual Exploitation 2025

May 26, 2015
| On May 11th and 12th, The World Summit: End Sexual Exploitation 2025 was held at The Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Kathleen Barry speaks with Meghan Murphy about the conference.
Length: 30:12 minutes (27.66 MB)

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip on meeting his family for the first time

May 22, 2015
| The president of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs talks about his childhood and youth in a non-Native home and what happened when his father decided to come looking for him.
Length: 21:59 minutes (20.14 MB)

Tribal parks on Aboriginal territories

May 22, 2015
| The Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation of Clayoquot Sound declared their first tribal park in 1984. Now there are four tribal parks in Tla-o-qui-aht territory and the model is being adopted elsewhere.
Length: 15:50 minutes (14.5 MB)

Systemic racism: Is that a thing?

May 21, 2015
| The racial justice organization Race Forward and hip-hop DJ Jay Smooth teamed up to create a series of short monologues on systemic racism. The videos they produced have gone viral.
Length: 13:38 minutes (12.49 MB)

Adrienne Rich remembered

May 21, 2015
| "When a woman tells the truth, she is creating the possibility for more truth around her." A documentary portrays Adrienne Rich's history, activism and poetry.
Length: 29:22 minutes (40.35 MB)

Jigme Thinley on Gross National Happiness, selfishness and social change

May 19, 2015
| Jigme Thinley on "enlightened selfishness," creating living conditions that matter, how to control our greed and about universal aspirations and the ultimate good.
Length: 33:49 minutes (38.72 MB)

Maude Barlow: Fall 2015 will be a watershed election

May 19, 2015
| Maude Barlow believes Stephen Harper will be gone after the next election, as long as people mobilize to vote him out. She tells a Vancouver audience why the Conservatives have to go.
Length: 11:13 minutes (10.27 MB)
Talking Radical Radio

Histories of women in the labour movement

May 13, 2015
| Joey Hartman, a labour activist and a proponent of movement-based grassroots history, talks about the history of women in the labour movement.
Length: 28:04 minutes (25.7 MB)
The F Word

'She's Beautiful When She's Angry': Birth of the Women's Liberation Movement

May 13, 2015
| Carissa Ropponen interviews Mary Dore about "She's Beautiful When She's Angry," a documentary that tells the story of the birth of the Women's Liberation Movement in the 1960s.
Length: 33:50 minutes (38.74 MB)