Talking Radical Radio

Talking Radical Radio

Talking Radical Radio brings you grassroots voices from across Canada. Each week, we hear from an active participant in one of this country's many grassroots groups, organizations, movements, and communities-in-struggle to learn about what they do, how they do it, and why they do it. Learn more at http://TalkingRadical.ca/radio/!
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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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Laying groundwork for resisting tar sands pipelines in Quebec

August 20, 2014
| Aurore Fauret and Lily Schwarzbaum talk about a month-long climate justice walk in Quebec that lay important groundwork for ongoing anti-pipeline mobilizations.
Length: 28:17 minutes (25.9 MB)
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The Peoples' Social Forum: A pan-Canadian/Quebec/Indigenous movement convergence

August 13, 2014
| Sakura Saunders and Greg Macdougall talk about the Peoples' Social Forum, a historic gathering of movements happening in Ottawa from August 21 to 24.
Length: 28:11 minutes (25.82 MB)
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Islam and social justice at Toronto's Noor Cultural Centre

August 6, 2014
| Samira Kanji and Azeezah Kanji talk about the work for social justice at the Noor Cultural Centre in Toronto.
Length: 28:10 minutes (25.8 MB)
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Fighting racism and settler colonialism in Thunder Bay

July 30, 2014
| Anishinaabeg activists Jana-Rae Yerxa and Damien Lee talk about the struggle against racism and settler colonialism in Thunder Bay.
Length: 28:30 minutes (26.11 MB)
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Activist seniors raising a ruckus in Edmonton

July 23, 2014
| Carol Wodak and Noel Somerville talk about a grassroots group of older adults in Edmonton who work for social justice.
Length: 28:29 minutes (26.09 MB)
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Kicking war off campus: Demilitarize McGill

July 16, 2014
| Kevin Paul and Arabella Colombier talk about student organizing to get military research off the campus of McGill University in Montreal.
Length: 28:13 minutes (25.84 MB)
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Seeking justice for Ottawa's janitors

July 9, 2014
| On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, organizers Christine Bro and Doug Nesbitt talk about the "Justice for Janitors" campaign in Ottawa.
Length: 28:59 minutes (26.55 MB)
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Feminist summer camp in Saskatoon

July 2, 2014
| Tanya Andrusieczko talks about what it took to make Saskatoon's first-ever feminist summer camp a reality.
Length: 28:59 minutes (26.55 MB)
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The perils of NGOization for Canadian social movements

June 25, 2014
| Organizer and author Dru Oja Jay talks about how NGOs have undermined, prevented, and co-opted grassroots social movement organizing in Canada.
Length: 28:48 minutes (26.38 MB)