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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Opposing militarism outside Canada's largest arms fair

May 20, 2015
| Ria Heynen, Jo Wood and Matthew Behrens talk about organizing against CANSEC, Canada's largest weapons fair.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.94 MB)
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Histories of women in the labour movement

May 13, 2015
| Joey Hartman, a labour activist and a proponent of movement-based grassroots history, talks about the history of women in the labour movement.
Length: 28:04 minutes (25.7 MB)
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Working While Black in Nova Scotia

May 6, 2015
| Folami Jones, Matthew Byard and Ben Sichel talk about a new project responding to anti-Black racism experienced in Nova Scotia workplaces.
Length: 28:27 minutes (26.05 MB)
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More than just a building: Friends of the Khyber defend a community resource

April 29, 2015
| Rebecca Rose and Susan Wolf talk about a Halifax campaign to save the Khyber Building, which for decades has housed community initiatives in downtown Halifax.
Length: 28:22 minutes (25.98 MB)
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Ideas on the move: Radical publishing and reading groups

April 22, 2015
| Bhaskar Sunkara and Eden Haythornthwaite talk about Jacobin magazine, reading groups, and the circulation of radical ideas.
Length: 28:24 minutes (26.01 MB)
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Pro-worker, anti-racist: The Asian Canadian Labour Alliance

April 15, 2015
| Anna Liu and Patricia Chong talk about fighting racism in the labour movement, building labour presence in Asian communities, and working for social justice for all.
Length: 28:22 minutes (25.98 MB)
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Seeking justice for Jermaine Carby, a Black man killed by Ontario police

April 8, 2015
| La Tanya Grant talks about the Justice for Jermaine Carby committee's work to get justice for her cousin, a Black man killed by police in Ontario last September.
Length: 28:28 minutes (26.07 MB)
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Grassroots community mobilization against the Canada Post cuts

April 1, 2015
| Wendy Goldsmith and David Heap talk about Londoners for Door to Door and the growing grassroots community momentum in London, Ont., against the cuts to Canada Post.
Length: 28:27 minutes (26.05 MB)
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Grassroots Dene people defending the land in northern Saskatchewan

March 25, 2015
| Don Montgrand and Candyce Paul talk about the Northern Dene Trappers Alliance, highway blockades, defending the land, and cultural resurgence.
Length: 28:16 minutes (25.89 MB)
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Transportation not Deportation: A migrant justice victory in Vancouver

March 18, 2015
| Daniel Tseghay and Daniel Wexel talk about a recent victory in a campaign to make public transit a space of safety rather than fear for undocumented migrants in Vancouver.
Length: 28:02 minutes (25.67 MB)