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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The Occupy-inspired grassroots revitalization of a marginalized neighbourhood

October 29, 2014
| TJ Travis speaks about The Bloomfield House, a grassroots revitalization and community empowerment initiative in the Sandwich Town neighbourhood of Windsor, Ontario.
Length: 28:11 minutes (25.81 MB)
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Mining justice: Local work in a global struggle

October 22, 2014
| Beth Dollaga speaks about the Vancouver-based work of the Mining Justice Alliance against the global injustices endemic to Canada's mining industry.
Length: 28:06 minutes (25.74 MB)
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Exposing and challenging environmental racism in Nova Scotia

October 15, 2014
| Ingrid Waldron and Lorne Julien talk about a project that seeks to understand and to build capacity to challenge environmetnal racism in African Nova Scotian and Mi'qmak communities.
Length: 28:25 minutes (26.02 MB)
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Uncovering Calgary's queer history

October 8, 2014
| Teresa Maillie and Kevin Allen talk about the work of the community-based Calgary Gay History Project.
Length: 28:18 minutes (25.91 MB)
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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)