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A series of speeches and lectures from the finest minds of our time. Fresh ideas from speakers of note.
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Unite Against Austerity: Anti-austerity talks in Toronto

May 12, 2015
| A panel discussion was held in Toronto on April 25, 2015 at the Steelworkers Hall to discuss austerity agendas.
Length: 55:45 minutes (102.08 MB)
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George Lakoff: Framing progressive values and language to win the next election

April 20, 2015
| George Lakoff is a cognitive linguist who says that to win the next election, progressives need to frame their ideas differently. In this lecture he talks about how.
Length: 54:21 minutes (49.77 MB)
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#BeenRapedNeverReported

April 16, 2015
| A talk at Carleton University by Sue Montgomery on Thurs. February 26, 2015
Length: 1:04:34 minutes (59.12 MB)
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The Inconvenient Truth about Harper's Canada

April 6, 2015
| A discussion with authors Michael Harris and Donald Gutstein on the Harper regime and some of the tactics by the Conservative government to ensure their re-election.
Length: 1:03:45 minutes (58.38 MB)
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Violence against Indigenous women, girls and two-spirits: What's the state of law and the role of advocacy?

March 30, 2015
| A panel discussion hosted by the Aboriginal Law and Feminist Law Students Associations at the University of Toronto.
Length: 1:08:49 minutes (63.01 MB)
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Harper vs. Canada: Putting the Conservative Record on Trial

March 19, 2015
| rabble's Parliamentary reporter Karl Nerenberg launches a new book on Harper, as part of a panel in Ottawa, with Maude Barlow and author Mark Bourrie.
Length: 1:02:34 minutes (85.92 MB)
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The sweet sound of protest: Words and music from the Day of Action to protest Bill C-51

March 15, 2015
| Speeches from Toronto's Bill C-51 Day of Action.
Length: 1:13:12 minutes (100.53 MB)
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Pam Palmater on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in Canada

March 2, 2015
| Recorded on Tuesday, February 24, 2015 in Ottawa, unceded Algonquin territory, by Greg Macdougall, Dr. Pam Palmater speaks on Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women and Girls in Canada.
Length: 54:56 minutes (50.3 MB)
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'50 Years Since Malcolm X's Assassination: The Legacy Endures; The Struggle Continues!'

February 23, 2015
| A panel discussion in Halifax reflecting on Malcolm X's faith and contribution to the struggle for African-American civil rights.
Length: 57:02 minutes (52.22 MB)
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Indigenous perspectives on law and rights

February 9, 2015
| A panel discussion at the Halifax Central Library on January 22, 2015 explores how the legal system in Canada affects and often undermines the standing of Indigenous people.
Length: 1:01:05 minutes (83.9 MB)