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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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)
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Solidarity Winnipeg: Grassroots renewal against austerity in Manitoba

June 15, 2016
| Sofia Soriano and David Camfield talk about the work of a new multi-issue, grassroots group called Solidarity Winnipeg.
Length: 28:42 minutes (26.28 MB)
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Organizing very low-income tenants in the Downtown Eastside

June 8, 2016
| Wendy Pederson talks about the tenant organizing of Vancouver's Downtown Eastside SRO Collaborative.
Length: 28:33 minutes (26.14 MB)
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Organizing to put the Leap Manifesto to work

June 1, 2016
| 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.
Length: 28:25 minutes (26.02 MB)
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Colonialism No More

May 25, 2016
| 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.
Length: 28:30 minutes (26.1 MB)
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The Urban Worker Project: A new organization for new forms of work

May 18, 2016
| Former MP Andrew Cash talks about a new organization for contract, freelance and micro-self-employed workers.
Length: 28:01 minutes (25.66 MB)
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Solidarity from Atlantic Canada to Latin and Central America

May 11, 2016
| Jackie McVicar talks about the work of the Atlantic Regional Solidarity Network.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.95 MB)
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#WeBelieveSurvivors: Challenging rape culture after the Ghomeshi case

May 4, 2016
| Erin Crickett talks about supporting survivors of sexual violence and challenging rape culture, beyond legal system reform.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.95 MB)
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Migrant agricultural workers dreaming a better future

April 27, 2016
| Min Sook Lee and Evelyn Encalada talk about organizing among migrant farm workers in Canada and about the new documentary film Migrant Dreams.
Length: 28:17 minutes (25.91 MB)
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A community challenging racial profiling in stores

April 20, 2016
| Pastor Lennett Anderson and Ann Divine talk about one community's challenge to both a specific case and the broader issue of consumer racial profiling.
Length: 28:19 minutes (25.94 MB)