John Bonnar Audio Blog

Unicyclist hopes to make climate crisis an election issue

August 27, 2014
| Joseph Boutilier continues his journey across Canada to raise awareness about the climate crisis and to make climate change an issue in the 2015 federal election.
Length: 30:15 minutes (27.7 MB)
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A new model of multi-issue social justice organizing in Oshawa

August 27, 2014
| Tiffany Balducci and Jim Freeman talk about We Are Oshawa, a new multi-issue, membership-based social justice organization in a small Ontario city.
Length: 28:13 minutes (25.84 MB)
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Joshua Oppenheimer on 'The Act of Killing'

August 26, 2014
| An interview with the man behind the Oscar-nominated film, "The Act of Killing," a documentary about the Indonesian killings of 1965–66, and the soon-to-be-released film, "The Look of Silence."
Length: 36:53 minutes (50.67 MB)
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Peoples' Social Forum: Fourth and last day

August 25, 2014
| The last day of #PSF2014 focused on summarizing the many conversations, sessions and workshops which took place. Here are highlights from the Final Assembly.
Length: 26:41 minutes (48.87 MB)
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Peoples' Social Forum: Day three

August 23, 2014
| An excerpt from a talk by Ellen Gabriel, conversations with delegates and soundscapes from the powwow on Sparks Street.
Length: 26:33 minutes (48.64 MB)
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Peoples' Social Forum: Day two

August 22, 2014
| Listen to highlights from day two of the Peoples' Social Forum, including: being an activist in Alberta, creating a Department of Peace, and independent media in Canada.
Length: 28:29 minutes (52.17 MB)
John Bonnar Audio Blog

Nearly half of Canada's lowest-income earners don't have broadband access

August 21, 2014
| ACORN Canada members are calling on the federal government and the CRTC to ensure home broadband prices are affordable for low-income families.
Length: 53:53 minutes (49.34 MB)
rabble radio

The Peoples' Social Forum: The first day

August 21, 2014
| Highlights from the first day of a gathering of activists, journalists, artists and thinkers in Ottawa from across Canada.
Length: 31:06 minutes (56.98 MB)
Needs No Introduction

Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada, part 2

August 19, 2014
| An event co-sponsored by rabble.ca and the B.C. chapter of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on August 12, 2014, called "Living Consciously: Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada."
Length: 38:10 minutes (69.9 MB)
Needs No Introduction

Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada, part 1

August 18, 2014
| An event co-sponsored by rabble.ca and the B.C. chapter of the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on August 12, 2014, called "Living Consciously: Reinventing Democracy to Save Canada."
Length: 1:04:39 minutes (118.38 MB)