On the issues of the day - political, social and cultural - Redeye digs deeper. Open your ears to alternative voices. Hear incisive and challenging interviews with activists and progressive thinkers. Produced by an independent media collective, broadcasting over 25 years on Vancouver Cooperative Radio.

Privacy violations on Facebook

June 9, 2008
| A group of students at the Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic are asking the Privacy Commissioner to investigate Facebook
Length: 14:51

Canada set to sign trade agreement with Colombia

June 6, 2008
| Despite Colombia's abysmal human rights record, the Harper government is determined to sign a free trade agreement with the government of President Uribe.
Length: 14:19

Removing Barriers to Work

June 5, 2008
| A new report says the B.C. government is making it too difficult for disabled people to work and that's why the majority don't have jobs.
Length: 13:51

Anti-SLAPP legislation in Quebec

June 4, 2008
| Human rights activists are pushing for Quebec to adopt legislation against SLAPPS - Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation.
Length: 13:03

Damming the Flood: Haiti and the Politics of Containment

June 3, 2008
| An interview with Peter Hallward about his book on Jean-Bertrand Aristide.
Length: 17:28

Dispelling myths about social assistance

May 30, 2008
| A new report challenges the idea that welfare benefits in B.C. are too generous and that it's easy to get on welfare.
Length: 18:45

B.C. adopts new healthcare principle

May 29, 2008
| The Liberal government of Gordon Campbell is enshrining the five principles of the federal Canada Health with the addition of a sixth principal - sustainability.
Length: 08:35 minutes (7.87 MB)


May 28, 2008
| A new documentary by award-winning filmmaker Meghna Haldar explores our fascination with dirt and cleanliness.
Length: 15:30

CanWest: Media Bully - pt 2

May 27, 2008
| Brian Campbell, Murray Dobbin and Martha Roth speak about some of the issues raised by the lawsuit CanWest has brought against Mordecai Briemberg.
Length: 19:52

CanWest: Media Bully - pt 1

May 26, 2008
| Mordecai Briemberg is being sued by CanWest. He and his lawyer were two of the speakers at a recent forum organized by the Seriously Free Speech Committee.
Length: 35:15