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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Radical Desi: A monthly grassroots magazine out of Vancouver

January 28, 2015
| Gurpreet Singh talks about the first year of publishing Radical Desi, a monthly magazine that covers alternative politics.
Length: 28:36 minutes (26.2 MB)
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Lynn Gehl: Centring Indigenous knowledge

January 21, 2015
| Lynn Gehl talks about her journey of struggle as an Algonquin Anishnabe woman, and the importance of centring Indigenous knowledge.
Length: 28:25 minutes (26.03 MB)
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Unjustly extradited, still fighting: Justice for Hassan Diab

January 14, 2015
| Donald Pratt and Peter Gose talk about the struggle to defend wrongfully accused Ottawa academic Hassan Diab.
Length: 28:24 minutes (26.01 MB)
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The world's first union for harm reduction workers

January 7, 2015
| Zoë Dodd and Peter Leslie talk about the organizing involved in the new Toronto Harm Reduction Workers Union.
Length: 28:30 minutes (26.1 MB)
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Transformation through theatre in British Columbia

December 31, 2014
| David Diamond and David Ng talk about their work as part of Theatre for Living (formerly Headlines Theatre) in Vancouver.
Length: 28:17 minutes (25.9 MB)
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Inside the #BlackLivesMatter organizing in Toronto

December 24, 2014
| Yolen Bollo-Kamara talks about the organizing happening in Toronto under the banner of "Black Lives Matter."
Length: 28:24 minutes (26.01 MB)
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Building solidarity between migrant and Canadian workers

December 17, 2014
| Chris Ramsaroop and Melisa LaRue talk about a grassroots effort to build relationships and solidarity between temporary foreign workers and Canadian workers.
Length: 28:34 minutes (26.16 MB)
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The Red Hand Coalition and the fight against austerity in Quebec

December 10, 2014
| Joël Pedneault talks about the Red Hand Coalition, one of the main anti-austerity formations in Quebec, and the rising tide of struggle heading into the spring.
Length: 28:17 minutes (25.91 MB)
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Defending land and nationhood after the Mount Polley disaster

December 3, 2014
| Kanahus Manuel talks about the struggle by the Secwepemc Nation and its allies to defend the land and assert their nationhood after the massive Mount Polley tailings pond spill.
Length: 28:27 minutes (26.05 MB)
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Working against war and militarism in Winnipeg

November 26, 2014
| Glenn Michalchuk talks about the work of Peace Alliance Winnipeg against war and militarism, and about his own three decades of anti-war organizing.
Length: 28:20 minutes (25.94 MB)