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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Meet the group that put abortion access back on the New Brunswick agenda

October 1, 2014
| Kathleen Pye talks about Reproductive Justice New Brunswick's success at making access to abortion a key issue in the recent provincial election.
Length: 28:26 minutes (26.04 MB)
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The policing of protest: From bad to worse

September 24, 2014
| Organizer and scholar Lesley Wood talks about her new book examining the disturbing shifts in how police in Canada and the U.S. respond to protest.
Length: 28:09 minutes (25.78 MB)
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A vision of community-controlled, multi-media centres across the country

September 17, 2014
| Cathy Edwards talks about the work of Canadian Association of Community Television Users and Stations to radically change the community broadcast media landscape in Canada.
Length: 28:21 minutes (25.97 MB)
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Drug users mobilizing for social justice and harm reduction in Vancouver

September 10, 2014
| Hugh Lampkin talks about the work of the Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users in struggles for social justice and harm reduction.
Length: 28:02 minutes (25.67 MB)
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Exploring the radical imagination in Halifax

September 3, 2014
| Alex Khasnabish and Max Haiven talk about their work to understand and support the role of imagination in struggles for social justice.
Length: 28:32 minutes (26.13 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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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)