Piergiorgio Moro | This episode features stories on the Tianjin warehouse disaster in China, Sri Lankan labour solidarity in Australia, and upcoming democracy demonstrations in Malaysia.
Redeye Collective | Labour organizing in China looks different than it does in the West but the issues are the same: wages, benefits and pensions. Eli Friedman is an expert on labour politics in postsocialist China.
Krystalline Kraus | Across China, for roughly $1.50 US, you can buy a keychain that contains a small plastic bag with an even smaller animal inside.
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David Suzuki | We can and should do more to curb pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, especially as demands from industry and a growing population continue to increase.
David Swanson | Simon Fraser University's Dr. Ivona Mladinovic discusses the ethical issues involved with prenatal genetic and gender testing.
Russia's New Rubles
David J. Climenhaga | It looks like Prime Minister Stephen Harper's violently militaristic anti-Russian rhetoric is aimed directly at his own feet. Ain't it a funny old world?
Stephen Leahy | China and the U.S. are responsible for 35 per cent of global carbon emissions but could do their part to keep climate change to less than two degrees by adopting best energy efficiency standards.
Diana Beaumont | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region, and an interview about the Occupy Hong Kong movement and labour relations in mainland China, with Eli Friedman.
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Democracy Now! | Hong Kong is facing its biggest political unrest in decades as tens of thousands of protesters defy a police crackdown to demand greater freedom from China. This is the report from democracynow.org
Photo: Raewadee Parnmukh
Ellie Ng | As pro-democracy demonstrations continue, so does police violence. Canadian activists are protesting in solidarity. Ellie Ng reports from Hong Kong.
Diana Beaumont | Labour news from the Asia Pacific region, and an interview about the strike of 40,000 workers at the Yue Yuen shoe factory in Dongguan, China.
Activist Toolkit
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