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.

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

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

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

Capitalism and addiction

February 14, 2008
| Bruce Alexander argues that the free market is a major factor in the spread of addiction.
Length: 14:47

Cafe Justicia

February 13, 2008
| Cafe Justicia is a coffee that supports the political work of an indigenous organization in the highlands of Guatemala.
Length: 13:22

32,000 Barbies

February 12, 2008
| Photographer Chris Jordan creates giant composite images of thousands of individual consumer objects to encourage us to think about our addiction to mass consumption.
Length: 16:37

Carbon trading not a fix

February 11, 2008
| Larry Lohmann argues that carbon trading represents a commodification of the atmosphere, it's unjust and it won't combat global warming.
Length: 15:08

The Interurban

February 10, 2008
| For much of the twentieth century, the Fraser Valley was connected to Vancouver by a light rail service. Local residents want to see it resurrected.
Length: 11:58

Isuma TV

February 9, 2008
| We talk with one of the people behind a new site where you can watch short and feature-length films made by Inuit and other indigenous filmmakers.
Length: 15:07

The Poverty Olympics

February 6, 2008
| The mascots for these games are Itchy the Bed Bug, Chewy the Rat and Creepy the Cockroach and there are no winners. We talk to one of the organizers.
Length: 15:49