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face2face June 27
Mor Loushy and Daniel Sivan talk about their film 'The Oslo Diaries'
Mor Loushy, Daniel Sivan and David Peck talk about The Oslo Diaries, secret meetings, common languages, enemies as friends, land disputes and what we’re leaving behind for our children.
Talking Radical Radio June 26
Fighting Homelessness in Ontario's past and in its Doug Ford future
Street nurse Cathy Crowe speaks about her decades of involvement in struggles against homelessness and for social justice in Ontario, and about what that experience tells her about facing Doug Ford.
The Hum Podcast June 25
Mandi Gray. Photo: Gilad Cohen
Mandi Gray talks to The Hum about taking her sexual assault case to trial and ways that the experience has shaped her life.
rabble radio June 20
Steel Factory
Ken Neumann, National Director for the United Steelworkers Canada talks to Marc Belanger of Radio Labour about why the current trade war between Canada and the U.S. is short-sighted.
Talking Radical Radio June 19
Pushing rural organizations to be more welcoming to trans and gender-diverse people
Behc Jax-Lynx and Cara Tierney talk about their educational work that is pushing rural and suburban organizations to be more open to transgender and gender-diverse people.
Needs No Introduction June 14
Senator Murray Sinclair speaks about Truth and Reconciliation
The Chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission speaks about what reconciliation means in a keynote address at this year's Tommy Douglas Institute at George Brown College in Toronto.
Asia Pacific Currents June 13
Image: Wikimedia - Protests in Tehran
Due to widespread exploitation, inequality and corruption, workers protests have continued this year all over Iran.
face2face June 12
Image Copyright: NFB, Velcrow Ripper and Nova Ami. Used with permission.
Velcrow Ripper, Nova Ami and David Peck talk about the myth of Proteus, cynicism, grieving loss, submersive art, futurelessness and what wise and radical hope really looks like.
Talking Radical Radio June 12
Queerspawn speak out: Growing up in queer and trans families
Sadie Epstein-Fine and Makeda Zook talk about their new anthology, Spawning Generations: Rants and Reflections on Growing Up with LGBTQ+ Parents.
The Hum Podcast June 11
Laura Marie Wayne and Scott Jones. Photo: Charlotte Marchesseault
On October 12, 2013, Scott Jones’ life changed in an instant when he was left paralyzed from the waist down in an anti-gay hate crime.
face2face June 6
Image Copyright: Julie Eng and Daniel Zuckerbot and Reel Time Images. Used with permission.
Julie Eng, Daniel Zuckerbot and David Peck talk about their new film "The Science of Magic," change blindness, assumptions, subverting reality, free will, doubt and the problems of perception.
Asia Pacific Currents June 6
Image: Opposition election rally/Wikimedia Commons
For the second part on our analysis of the recent elections in Malaysia results, we talk to Sonia Randhawa, a longtime human rights activist and co-organizer of the Bersih movement.
Talking Radical Radio June 5
Image: Modified from an image used with permission of the organizers of the the Future is Public conference.
David McDonald speaks about an upcoming conference that will help us move from the defensive politics of anti-privatization towards building an agenda-setting pro-public movement.
The Hum Podcast May 31
La Tanya Grant. Photo: Gilad Cohen
Jermaine Carby was shot dead by Peel Regional Police in 2014. La Tanya Grant joins The Hum to talk about her cousin, police brutality and more.
face2face May 30
Image Copyright: Matthew Shoycet and Ricki Gurwitz. Used with permission.
Matthew Shoycet and Ricki Gurwitz talk with David Peck about their new film "The Accountant of Auschwitz," guilt, complicity, brainwashing and where one draws moral versus legal lines.
Asia Pacific Currents May 30
Mural depicting Aboriginal people in chains Image: Wikimedia Commons
National Sorry Day in Australia is a day to remember the historical and continued hurt and trauma that Australia's Indigenous people face.
Talking Radical Radio May 29
Taylor MacLean and Darius Mirshahi talk about racism in the workplace, precarious work, and the struggles of a group of Black cleaning workers in Halifax.
rabble radio May 23
Tar sands exploratory mission
Keith Stewart, senior energy strategist with Greenpeace Canada, says the only way to meet our climate change targets is to leave oil in the ground.
face2face May 23
Elizabeth Mirzaei talked about her film 'Laila at the Bridge'
Elizabeth Mirzaei talks to David Peck talk about her new film, freedom and oppression, bravery, corruption and persistence, corruption, systemic misogyny and the love of a mother.
Talking Radical Radio May 22
Wendy Goldsmith and Ron Rousseau talk about this year's efforts by the Canada Boat to Gaza and the Freedom Flotilla Coalition to break the Israeli siege of Gaza.
Asia Pacific Currents May 22
What will the Malaysian Elections Mean?
Prime Minister Mahatir was seen as an autocrat when last in power but he is now seen as a reformer. What has happened?
rabble radio May 17
Image: Humberto da Silva
rabble video contributor Humberto DaSilva (a.k.a. Not Rex) has a personal connection to Venezuela, which is one reason he's going there to monitor the May 20 federal election.
face2face May 16
Image: Hannah Davis and Brian McLaren
Brian McLaren talks with David Peck about his new book "The Great Spiritual Migration," differences as assets, patriarchy as a weapon, a system of beliefs vs. a way of life and the way of love.
Talking Radical Radio May 15
MC Mohammad Ali
Mohammad Ali talks to Scott Neigh about his music, his activism, and how social movements need to do better at supporting the arts.
rabble radio May 14
The Tahrir - Canada's Boat to Gaza 2011
Canadian Boat to Gaza organizer David Heap tells us about this year's flotilla on a livestream event on Tuesday May 15, 7 p.m. on
rabble radio May 10
NAFTA protest
NAFTA talks are back on this week in Washington. David Orchard, a longtime opponent of Canada-U.S. free trade, explains why he won't be disappointed if the talks fail.
face2face May 8
'Cartooning from the Deep End'
Pablo Bryant and Mr. Fish talk with David Peck about their film Cartooning from the Deep End, politics and power, personal responsibility, why life is precious and living in a sell-out culture.
Talking Radical Radio May 8
Open Privacy Research Society
Erinn Atwater and Dan Ballard talk about how the Open Privacy Research Society and how their organization is protecting marginalized people from data theft and other malicious online interceptions.
rabble radio May 3
Operation Solidarity rally 1983
"You can't just put people in white hats and black hats. There's always a dimension to them that, as you get to know them, is good to know." - Rod Mickleburgh
face2face May 2
'The Cleaners' documentary at Hot Docs
Hans Block and Moritz Riesewieck talk about their new film "The Cleaners," censorship, the new digital public, content moderators, and what it means to outsource responsibility.