Redeye

Redeye

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.
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B.C. provincial park threatened by power transmission lines

March 9, 2008
| A private power company wants the B.C. government to remove part of Pinecone Burke Provincial Park for a tranmission line.
Length: 14:37
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Freezing in the Dark

March 8, 2008
| Gordon Laxer explains why Canada needs strategic petroleum reserves.
Length: 14:05
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Kuba and Paradise

February 29, 2008
| Laura Lamb reviews two works by the Turkish video artist Kutlug Ataman currently showing at the Vancouver Art Gallery.
Length: 15:14
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B.C.'s enhanced driver's licence alarms privacy commissioners

February 27, 2008
| B.C. Privacy Commissioner David Loukidelis outlines some of his concerns about the new driver's licence being tested by the B.C. government.
Length: 14:28
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The Rights Blanket

February 25, 2008
| <p>A high-tech rainproof tarp, developed by Pivot Legal Society and Mountain Equipment Co-op, keeps homeless people dry <u>and</u> informs them about their rights.</p>
Length: 14:13
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Resisting the University

February 23, 2008
| Students for a Democratic Society at UBC are organizing a conference to examine some of the tensions and contradictions of current-day universities.
Length: 10:10
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Canada tries to strong-arm Europe into accepting GMOs

February 21, 2008
| Canada is one of the biggest producers of genetically-engineered crops. It wants the European Union to abide by a 2006 ruling by the World Trade Organization.
Length: 12:47
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Canada's new security certificate legislation

February 19, 2008
| The new law is no better than the old law, according to Diana Ralph, an advocate for Hassan Almrei, who has been detained since 2001.
Length: 15:49
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The Manley report on Afghanistan

February 16, 2008
| Anti-war activist Dave Markland comments on what's in and what's missing from John Manley's report on Afghanistan.
Length: 14:59
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Canadian space technology company sold to U.S. arms manufacturer

February 15, 2008
| Canadian aerospace company MDA is being portrayed as a peaceful corporation being taken over by a U.S. arms maker. Richard Sanders says MDA has been involved in weapons technology before.
Length: 17:18