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Talking Radical Radio September 5
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Michele Decottignie and Olivia Marie Golosky talk about Stage Left Productions, theatre of the oppressed, and challenging inequities in the performing arts.
Asia Pacific Currents September 1
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While Indonesia is formally a democracy, powerful economic and political interests influence the law towards their interests.
face2face August 29
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Erika and Face2Face host David Peck talk about Shari'a law, gender justice, and life for women in the Middle East, education, power, politics and storytelling.
rabble radio special August 29
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On Saturday, August 29, a group of white supremacists decided to hold a rally. And a larger number of anti-white supremacists decided to join them.
Talking Radical Radio August 29
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Lynne Courchene-Allard and Jean-Paul Allard talk about their human rights complaint against the Ontario Ministry of Education.
Asia Pacific Currents August 25
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The so called umbrella protest movement in Hong Kong in 2014 was unprecedented. The latest arrests shows that the Hong Kong government is still trying to suppress it.
rabble radio special August 24
Stop Hate Vigil - Barrie Ontario
Most of the coverage of demonstrations against white supremacy are from big cities. We hear from two small cities -- Barrie and London Ontario
face2face August 22
Peter Gadjics on his book "The Inheritance of Shame"
Peter Gajdics talks about "The Inheritance of Shame," dealing with trauma surviving conversion therapy and how remembering helps in his recovery.
Talking Radical Radio August 22
Jean Swanson and Aiden Sisler talk about anti-poverty activist Swanson’s movement-powered campaign for a seat on Vancouver city council.
Asia Pacific Currents August 21
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The death toll of President Duterte's "War on Drugs" is now reaching 10,000 people. Paramilitary death squads are now a feature of life in the Philippines bringing terror to millions of people.
Needs No Introduction August 17
Connecting Climate Change to Social Change Panel
Climate Change isn't just about economics and science. It's about our entire way of life. This panel from the 5th Annual Tommy Douglas Institute explores the connections.
face2face August 15
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Tanya Cothran and David Peck talk about mutual trust, Smart Risks, peace-building, mattresses, innovation and a grassroots manifesto for change.
Talking Radical Radio August 15
TRACX is a project of OPIRG which leverages expertise and resources that are available in the university context to help communities and grassroots organizations.
Asia Pacific Currents August 15
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Tens of thousands of women have being on strike for over 45 days demanding that they be employed as regular workers and receive the benefits that they are entitled to.
face2face August 9
Chris and Face2Face host David Peck talk about engaged Buddhism, Cambodia, power and politics, photographs as symbols and hope.
Talking Radical Radio August 8
Dorian Jesse Fraser talks about the Queer Between the Covers book fair and distro.
Asia Pacific Currents August 8
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The garment sector in Bangladesh is characterized by low wages, unsafe working conditions, repression against labour activists which all lead to accident and deaths in the workplace.
gooderGoods August 3
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Filipinos abroad send $2 billion+/month back home. Social entrepreneurs create help the poor by giving more than a hand-down. Global markets can help in conscious consumption.
rabble radio August 2
Heather Majaury and Myrriah Gomez-Majaury
The issue of identity can be difficult for people of mixed Indigenous and settler heritage. With Braden Alexander, Heather Majaury, Myrriah Gomez-Majaury about integrating those two solitudes.
face2face August 1
Kelita and Face2Face host David Peck talk about country music, trauma, suicide, resilience, and the importance of story telling, listening and how we can break the “cycle”.
Talking Radical Radio August 1
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Julia Smith and Sean Carleton talk about the Graphic History Collective and its 'Remember Resist Redraw' poster project.
Asia Pacific Currents July 28
An interview with Manrico Moro, campaign coordinator of the International Committee of the Global Picket Line about working to organize workers more effectively at an international level.
face2face July 25
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In 'Complicit', Heather White exposes the ongoing abuses of workers' right in Chinese megafactories. She talks with host David Peck about activist Yi Yeting and the only ones who can force change.
Asia Pacific Currents July 24
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Violence at the Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem is one of the latest crisis in the Israeli occupation of Palestine. With Reem Unis, Palestinian social activist from Australia.
Needs No Introduction July 20
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Now that the Americans are on the brink of reopening NAFTA, a spirited debate about the idea of free trade, from the Press Progress Summit in April 2017.
face2face July 18
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There are many who credit the rise of 'voluntourism' to humanitarian and motivational speaker Vaden Earle. He talks to David Peck about his ability to release vision and purpose in others.
Talking Radical Radio July 18
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Five participants give a behind-the-scenes look at the Reoccupation ceremony that challenged and unsettled Canada's 150th anniversary celebrations on Parliament Hill.
Asia Pacific Currents July 17
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Carlsberg is one of the world's biggest beer companies in the world. Cambodian workers are taking on its local subsidiary Cambrew.
radio book lounge July 13
Kevin MacKay
Kevin MacKay says there are now five horsemen of the apocalypse, not four. In his new book, he tells us what they are and looks at some big problems and radical solutions.
face2face July 11
Josh Freed on Line Regret, Occupied Time and his new film The Taming of the Cue
Have you ever had 'line regret'? Josh Freed and Face2Face host David Peck talk about what that is. Hint: think of the last time you waited in line for concert tickets.

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