People's Health Radio

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Aug 24, 2012

Medicare and class struggle

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People's Health Radio looks at the history of the struggle for medicare and the class politics of the current attempts to dismantle it.
Podcast
Apr 12, 2012

A plague of prisons

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People's Health Radio looks again at the health and social impacts of prisons and the mass incarceration agenda in Canada.
Podcast
Feb 3, 2012

Drug prohibition and health

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People's Health Radio looks at the current prohibition of illicit drugs, its impact on health and alternative approaches to drugs and drug use.
Podcast
Jan 20, 2012

Housing, homelessness and health

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People's Health Radio takes a look at the health impacts of inadequate housing with a particular focus on people in extremely marginalized housing such as shelters and hotels.
Podcast
Nov 14, 2011

Canada's mass incarceration agenda

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PHR looks at the mass incarceration agenda in Canada -- from the "ominous" crime bill, to prison construction and privatization in B.C. to the targeting of poor people who use illicit drugs.
Podcast
Oct 5, 2011

Health and healing among activists and organizers

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Are our radical communities healthy places? How can we fight burnout, depression and isolation among organizers and activists? Includes interview with radical Vancouver accupuncturist Laurel Irons.
Podcast
Jul 22, 2011

Think before you Pink: The politics of breast cancer

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We constantly hear about the CIBC "run for the cure." Why is nobody running for cancer prevention, and what is the role of large business interests in setting the agenda for cancer activism?
Podcast
Jun 30, 2011

Health and human rights in the Philippines

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We revisit the story of the Morong 43, a group of 43 community health workers detained by the Philippine government from February to December of 2010.
Podcast
Jun 16, 2011

Health care for sale? The health impacts of privatization

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Just how public is our public health-care system? We look at the trend of increasing health-care privatization in Canada and B.C., and the health impacts on patients and health-care workers.
Podcast
Jun 7, 2011

Dr. Julian Tudor Hart: A socialist life

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People's Health Radio spoke to Dr. Julian Tudor Hart about his life as a socialist general practitioner, and the values we need to assert for a more just and humane world.
Podcast
May 26, 2011

Poverty, criminalization and health

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People's Health Radio explores the Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users campaign against the ticketing of poor people for vending, jaywalking and public urination.
Podcast
May 18, 2011

Globalization and Health

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An exploration of the impacts of 'globalization' on people's health and community based responses, the case of the Philippines is highlighted.

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