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 broad coalition against austerity in Newfoundland

August 24, 2016
| Mary Shortall, Jim Dinn and Sara Langer talk about the new Common Front in Newfoundland and Labrador that is fighting the province's austerity agenda.
Length: 28:43 minutes (26.29 MB)
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Prison abolitionism in Canada's prison capital

August 17, 2016
| Rachel and Eric talk about the work of End the Prison Industrial Complex, or EPIC, in Kingston, Ontario.
Length: 28:41 minutes (26.28 MB)
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Fighting marginalization in the community radio and television sectors

August 10, 2016
| Laith Marouf and Kristiana Clemens talk about the work of the Community Media Advocacy Centre.
Length: 28:30 minutes (26.11 MB)
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Settler solidarity against colonial urban development

August 3, 2016
| William Felepchuk and Brian McDougall talk about settler organizing in solidarity with Algonquin opposition to a condo development on a sacred site in Ottawa.
Length: 28:34 minutes (26.16 MB)
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Oilsands workers supporting renewable energy

July 27, 2016
| Adam Cormier and Lliam Hildebrand talk about Iron and Earth, an organization of oilsands workers pushing for support of renewable energy alternatives.
Length: 28:44 minutes (26.31 MB)
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Radicalizing body positivity politics

July 20, 2016
| Tameera Mohamed talks about the radical, intersectional, body positivity of Our Resilient Bodies.
Length: 28:40 minutes (26.25 MB)
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Challenging the marginalization of African refugees

July 13, 2016
| Kimbra Yohannes and Daniel Tseghay talk about the work of We Welcome African Refugees.
Length: 28:23 minutes (25.99 MB)
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Learning for today from working-class history

July 6, 2016
| Craig Heron talks about his book "Lunch-Bucket Lives: Remaking the Workers' City" and about the relevance of history to movements today.
Length: 28:35 minutes (26.18 MB)
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Smashing the patriarchy in Newfoundland

June 29, 2016
| Jessica Barry and Nicole Collins talk about the work that Smash Patriarchy: An Action Team is doing in St. John's.
Length: 28:38 minutes (26.23 MB)
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Defending public health care in court and in the streets

June 22, 2016
| Jen Kuhl and Edith Machattie talk about the work of the B.C. Health Coalition and about a grave legal threat to public health care.
Length: 28:29 minutes (26.09 MB)