Redeye June 15
Seven years after the end of a devastating civil war in Sri Lanka, the northern province still looks as if the conflict ended yesterday. Tamil refugees have petitioned the Oakland Institute for help.
Redeye June 15
105 Keefer Street is in the heart of Chinatown, an area facing the same intense development pressures as Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. Plans for a 13-storey tower don't sit well with local residents.
Talking Radical Radio June 15
Sofia Soriano and David Camfield talk about the work of a new multi-issue, grassroots group called Solidarity Winnipeg.
Redeye June 14
Cultures have always exchanged ideas with each other. But sometimes the exchanges more closely resemble theft. The IPinCH project has produced a guidebook on appropriation from First Nations cultures.
Feminist Current June 14
In this episode, Meghan Murphy speaks with lesbian feminist journalist, Julie Bindel, about the mass shooting in Orlando and why anti-gay bigotry still exists today.
Green Majority Radio June 13
Why you aren't hearing about most of the oil spills happening in the world.
Redeye June 13
A new study using data from the National Household Survey shows 60% of Indigenous children on reserve live below the poverty line. We speak with Mary Teegee of the BC Aboriginal Child Care Society.
Living On Purpose June 12
Loon Kombucha
Gabe Johnston is the creative force behind Loon Kombucha making a splash at Farmers' Markets in Perth, Kemptville, Brockville and Lansdowne, Ontario
face2face June 12
Michael talks about his new book Epiphany, dogmatism, the religious right, why he's still so optimistic and his desire for change.
The Hum Podcast June 11
Kenneth Bae shares his experiences as a prisoner in North Korea, his relationship with his guards, and Dennis Rodman.
Asia Pacific Currents June 10
Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview with Malaysian cartoonist Zunar.
Redeye June 10
There are encouraging signs that the Liberal government will take a radically different approach to harm reduction. Pivot Legal says prescription heroin is a crucial tool in addiction treatment.
MsRepresent June 8
Francisca Valenzuela. Photo by Rhianna Cooper
Host Charlene Sayo talks with American-Chilean singer Francisca Valenzuela and Project SoundCheck consultant Kira-Lynn Ferderber about feminism and rape culture at music festivals.
Talking Radical Radio June 8
Wendy Pederson talks about the tenant organizing of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside SRO Collaborative.
GroundWire June 6
This week GroundWire is produced at CILU FM, on Fort William First Nation's Annishinabe Traditional Territory, part of the Robinson-Superior Treaty in Thunder Bay Ontario.
Asia Pacific Currents June 6
Labour updates of workers' struggles from the Asia-Pacific region and interview with Celeste Little on the ongoing campaign for justice for Aboriginal people in Australia.
face2face June 4
Mitch Abrams on Patient Centred Care, Meditation and Our Broken Health System.
Mitch and I talk today about patient-centred care, meditation, why the "system" is broken, dehumanization, music and the arts and how it’s all connected to our understanding of mind/body health.
Feminist Current June 2
Meghan Murphy speaks with feminist historian, Max Dashu, about the gendered impacts of the witch-hunts.
face2face June 2
Nicholas Greco on David Bowie, U2 and Why Music Matters More Than We Know
Listen in as Nicholas talks about vapid pop songs, Bono and U2, activism and idealism, why music matters more than we know and how one can transcend the here and now at a rock concert.
Needs No Introduction June 1
Community elders, youth musicians and activist/journalist Avi Lewis call upon the Ontario government to clean up mercury contamination in Northwestern Ontario affecting Indigenous communities.
Talking Radical Radio June 1
Bianca Mugyenyi and Martin Lukacs talk about the hard work of turning the Leap Manifesto from words on a page into action in the world.
face2face May 31
Susanne Regina Meures on Raving Iran, Freedom and the Politics of Fear
Susanne and I talk about her new film Raving Iran, freedom, the politics of fear, oppression and the power of friendship.
Redeye May 31
The official story sees Canada as a shining beacon spreading its enlightened code of ethics through a dark world. Richard Sanders says we believe this because we're suffering from the Canada Syndrome.
rabble radio May 31
Desmond Cole, Toronto journalist and activist and Cicely Belle-Blain a Vancouver artist and community organizer, talk about Black Lives Matter in their cities.
Asia Pacific Currents May 31
Labour updates from workers struggle in the Asia Pacific and interview with Sivarajan Arumugam on the situation in Malaysia.
face2face May 30
Peter Stockland on Public Life, Being Human and Eating Lunch at Home
Peter talks about what it means to be human, why he believes in something beyond himself, how we shape our understanding and why he thinks we should all be eating lunch at home a little more often.
Green Majority Radio May 30
A generational gap in conservative thought appears to be opening with new right wing leaders beginning to accept climate science.
MsRepresent May 26
Photo by Jason Kruger
In this week's episode, the biologist and Wikipedia editor discusses the erasure of women scientists.
The Hum Podcast May 26
Activist Cleo Kambugu talks about love, stigma and being Uganda's first out transgender woman.
Talking Radical Radio May 25
Su Deranger and Robyn Pitawanakwat talk about Colonialism No More, an action in solidarity with Attawapiskat First Nation and #OccupyINAC that is ongoing in Regina, Saskatchewan.