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Podcast
May 4, 2017
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They're having an election in B.C.

rabble radio
B.C. has long been known for its polarized politics. This election is no exception. Listen to a roundup of the issues as Canada's West Coast heads towards its May 9 election.
Blog
Oct 26, 2016
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10 young climate activists you don't know but should

Phillip Dwight Morgan
In front of a small gathering of family members, friends, and media members, Suzuki met with 10 young "eco-heroes" for a roundtable discussion on environmental activism.
Podcast
May 9, 2016

Common Notions: A film about the Purple Thistle Centre

Redeye
The Purple Thistle operated for years as a youth-run space for arts and activism in Vancouver's East Side. The film, Common Notions, explores what made the Purple Thistle work for young people.
Podcast
Apr 12, 2016

Ambitious project connects youth with nature

Redeye
In January, the Vancouver parks department cleared a large area of blackberry in Strathcona Community Garden. The plan is to restore the site to a natural habitat for indigenous wildlife.
Podcast
Nov 13, 2015

A fresh look at women in trades and technology

Redeye
A new radio documentary looks at the challenges facing young women when they decide to take up a trade. The program was produced by 20-year-old sound technician Mariessa Mcleod.
Podcast
Oct 25, 2015

Death in a Dumpster: The Musical

Redeye
Death in a Dumpster is based on a short play by renowned anti-poverty activist and author Sheila Baxter. It's been written, composed and performed by a group of street-involved youth.
Podcast
Oct 15, 2015

Radio role models

WINGS
Radio as a tool of empowerment for African women and youth.
Podcast
Oct 14, 2015

Black Lives Matter - Toronto

Redeye
The Black Lives Matter movement started in the U.S. in 2012. In the past three years, it’s become a global movement. Pascale Diverlus is co-founder of the Toronto chapter.
Activist Toolkit

Gensqueeze

Guides
Gensqueeze is analyzing party platforms and building a sandwich gen lobby. Sign up and join the lobby.
Blog
Sep 15, 2015

Will Generation Z give us superheroes for the planet?

David Suzuki
By helping young people get outdoors, care about others and make a difference, we won't just be raising healthier and happier children, we'll be raising a generation of superheroes for our planet.
Podcast
Jul 11, 2015

Austerity fuels generational divide

Redeye
In a talk hosted by the CCPA, Markus Moos explores the factors behind growing inequality between and within generations.
Podcast
Apr 8, 2015

The cult of the entrepreneur

Redeye
Alan Sears argues that a belief in the transformative power of entrepreneurship has seeped into the pores of our culture to such an extent that it's seen as the answer to all our economic woes.
Podcast
Mar 19, 2015

Radical Brownies of East Oakland

Redeye
The Radical Brownies are a troop of 8- to 12-year-old girls in the Bay Area who earn badges for units like radical beauty and environmental justice. Anayvette Martinez is one of the founders.
Blog
Feb 17, 2015
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Speaking truth gives youth great power

David Suzuki
Young environmental champions share a commitment to their communities and to the world. They know that young people have the power to rally others to create positive change.

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