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Asia Pacific Currents October 31
Australian workers taking to the streets
Stagnating wages, insecure work and harsh laws against organizing have galvanized Australian unions to campaign for better rights, better conditions and better laws.
Talking Radical Radio October 30
Hockey and social justice
Aaron Lakoff talks about Changing On The Fly, his new podcast about hockey and social justice.
rabble radio October 25
The Sandinista revolution in Nicaragua - rabble columnist draws parallels between the 1980s and now
Lois Ross was one of many young Canadians who went down to Nicaragua after the election of the Sandinistas in the '80s. Thirty years later, she says there are some similarities to those times.
Talking Radical Radio October 23
Suing the police: The ongoing legacy of the 2010 G20 summit in Toronto
Luke Stewart talks about his ongoing lawsuit to hold the police accountable for some of their infamously bad behaviour during the G20 summit in Toronto in 2010.
Asia Pacific Currents October 23
Banana workers defy company, police and military
Some of the regions most ravaged by militias are to be found in the rural areas of the Philippines. The workers at Sumifru are striking for basic rights but in doing so they face great danger
Asia Pacific Currents October 19
Anti imperialism or class struggle - the Iranian scenario
The Iranian government is at risk of being bombed by the USA but it is also heavily repressing its working class. Which way solidarity?
rabble radio October 18
The Other Toronto - a pre-election conversation with Phillip Dwight Morgan
A campaign like no other -- Phillip Dwight Morgan talks about the surprises, successes and disappointments in the weeks leading up to the Toronto municipal election.
face2face October 18
Rob Stewart
Canadian filmmaker and activist Rob Stewart died when he was in production with "Sharkwater Extinction." Friend and colleague Brock Cahill talks to David Peck talk about his legacy.
Talking Radical Radio October 16
Building a network of social justice educators in Alberta
Social justice education goes beyond what's in the curriculum - Renee Vaugeois and Dan Scratch talk about the new RAD Educator Network in Alberta.
Asia Pacific Currents October 16
Massive truck drivers strike shakes Iranian government
The working class in Iran is facing increasingly desperate economic and political situation. In response, demonstrations and protests are increasing.
rabble radio October 11
Making the link between militarism and the global refugee crisis
Cesar Jaramillo, executive director of Project Ploughshares talks to David Kattenburg of the Green Planet Monitor about a harsh truth the warrior nations don't ever address.
face2face October 11
The 'dissident doctor' talks about defying the medical establishment
Dr. Michael Klein talks about his book "Dissident Doctor" in his critique of the health-care system and his best practice recommendations.
Asia Pacific Currents October 10
Fighting against tyranny in the Phillipines
President Rodrigo Duterte's "war on drugs" has killed over 20,000 people. Opposition and organizing against this repression is growing by the day.
Talking Radical Radio October 9
Grassroots work in Indigenous contexts
Patty Krawec and Karl Dockstader talk about the many forms that grassroots involvement in urban Indigenous community can take.
rabble radio special October 2
Jerry Dias talks about the good and the bad in the new free trade deal and why it's good for the auto sector.
Talking Radical Radio October 2
Histories of anti-Blackness in Canada and today's social movements
Robyn Maynard talks about her book "Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present" and about what she has learned while touring the country last year speaking about it.
Asia Pacific Currents October 2
Map of Median Household income in Australia
Australia and New Zealand have similar histories. Organizing workers also shares many similarities between the two countries.
The Hum Podcast October 1
Syrus Marcus Ware, artist and social activist
Syrus Marcus Ware joins us to discuss his experience as a trans father, how he uses art for social change, and why Canadians have a hard time addressing their own history of anti-black racism.
rabble radio September 27
A small rural town works together to free Edwin Espinal, a Honduran political prisoner
Janet Spring lives the small rural community of Elmvale, Ontario. When her son-in-law was imprisoned in Honduras for political activism, her community rallied to help.
Talking Radical Radio September 25
How to start your own grassroots collective
Amanda Wilson and Dan Sawyer talk about the work of the Punch Up Collective to help other people form collectives of their own.
Asia Pacific Currents September 25
Holding on to working class politics
The workers' movement has many examples of activists who over time lose their radical politics and accommodate themselves to the confines and rules of the capitalist system.
rabble radio September 20
Forest fire in Yosemite National Park
Catastrophic climate change is a domino effect, according to scientist Will Steffen. Good news .. the dominoes haven’t started falling yet. But they will if we stay on the current path.
The Hum Podcast September 20
Seoul, South Korea
Alice Kim joins The Hum this week to discuss how defecting from North Korea affects families, the normalization of Kim Jong-un, and her hopes for a re-unified Korea.
Asia Pacific Currents September 19
Kuala Lumpur at dawn
The elections earlier this year in May saw the Barisan Nasional lose power after 61 years. Tian Chua, a vice-president of People's Justice Party (PKR), talks about the new government.
face2face September 19
'Never Saw It Coming'
Director Gail Harvey and producer Marina Cordoni talk about the cement ceiling for women, hard work, collaboration, pushing boundaries, and challenges women in the film industry face.
Talking Radical Radio September 18
High school student walkout in Ontario
High school student Indygo Arscott talks about a day of walkouts and other actions against the Ontario provincial government's changes to curriculum and classrooms.
Needs No Introduction September 13
Image: Monia Mazigh and young Barâa Arar. Used with permission.
The author of "Hope and Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar" shares the podium with her daughter, poet Barâa Arar.
Asia Pacific Currents September 12
Health and Safety win for Korean workers at Samsung
Samsung Electronics has a shocking health and safety record. After years of campaigning, actions and sit-ins, workers are now getting a voice.
Talking Radical Radio September 11
Challenging rape culture in the media
Farrah Khan and Shannon Giannitsopoulou talk about the work of the organization Femifesto to challenge rape culture in the media.
rabble radio September 6
Keanan Alywin by the Barrie Waterfront
It's hard to be a progressive activist in small communities which have a history of electing conservatives. Keenan Aylwin and Victoria Fenner talk about social change in their home of Barrie, Ontario.