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Talking Radical Radio November 3
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Renae Watchman, Michael Truscello and Leah Hamilton talk about the work of the Mount Royal Anti-Racism Coalition.
RadioLabour October 30
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: An Air Canada bailout should mean government shares. The Canadian Labour International Film Festival. And more.
Talking Radical Radio October 27
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Michael Kwag talks about the work of the Community-Based Research Centre and how it promotes the health of gay, bi, trans, Two-Spirit, and queer men.
RadioLabour October 23
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: Why Assange should not be extradited from the U.K. to the U.S. The Newfoundland strike for Canadian grocery workers. And more.
face2face October 21
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Loretta Sarah Todd's "Monkey Beach" explores Indigenous storytelling, delicate spaces and narrative anchors in a film version of Eden Robinson's novel.
Talking Radical Radio October 20
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Medeana Moussa and Wing Li talk about the work of Support Our Students Alberta defending the public education system.
RadioLabour October 16
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: More than a century ago the Rossland Evening World in B.C. showed what a union newspaper could be. Plus the plight of Amazon workers.
Talking Radical Radio October 13
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Shannon Hardy and Bridget Graham talk about the work of Abortion Support Services Atlantic.
RadioLabour October 9
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: Nurses' union says governments have mismanaged the pandemic. And the Ontario Labour Relations Board rules against education unions.
face2face October 7
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Filmmaker Peter Findlay and Unifor president Jerry Dias talk about the film "Company Town" and how union and workers got General Motors to back down on the Oshawa plant closure in 2019.
Talking Radical Radio October 6
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Susan Campbell and Angie Lynch talk about Just Recovery Ontario, a campaign pushing for a strengthened post-pandemic social safety net.
RadioLabour October 2
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: Labour is demanding services such as unemployment insurance must be fixed now.
face2face September 30
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A documentary based on Thomas King's "Inconvenient Indian" provides insights on themes explored in the book about history, power and privilege and settler relationships with Indigenous people.
Talking Radical Radio September 29
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Carole Tootill and Joshua Wright talk about the Fairy Creek blockades, which are defending some of the last big-tree, old-growth forest on Vancouver Island from clear-cut logging.
rabble radio September 25
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Dana Penrice, a Manitoba farmer, talks about a new study by Farmers for Climate Solutions outlining a post-COVID recovery strategy aligned with climate change mitigation.
RadioLabour September 25
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: a Unifor webinar focused on racism and genocide against Indigenous people and provided solutions.
Talking Radical Radio September 22
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Tamara Lorincz and Brent Patterson talk about the campaign to stop the Trudeau Liberals from spending $19 billion on new fighter jets.
RadioLabour September 18
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RadioLabour's Canada Report: grocery workers in Newfoundland and Labrador on strike to maintain pandemic pay and full-time jobs. Reforming post-pandemic corporations. And more.
Needs No Introduction September 16
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On September 10, and the Canadian Foreign Policy Policy Institute hosted a debate with Green party leadership hopefuls. Listen to it here.
face2face September 16
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Jennifer Abbott and Joel Bakan talk about "The New Corporation," a film about the devastating power of corporations and their role in spiralling inequality.
Talking Radical Radio September 15
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France Trépanier and Chris Creighton-Kelly talk about the work of Primary Colours/Couleurs primaires to make anti-racist and decolonial change in Canada's arts system.
RadioLabour September 11
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RadioLabour's Canada Report returns with a new season. The Canadian Labour Congress program for a greener economy and full employment.
Talking Radical Radio September 8
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Christine Bro and Quentin Rowe-Codner talk about the Unions Are Essential campaign and about a recent successful organizing drive.
Needs No Introduction September 4
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The COVID crisis is showing us more consequences of putting profits before people. Hear a panel discussion from the Canadian Labour Congress about the problem and some possible solutions.
face2face September 2
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Mia Donovan discusses her film "Dope is Death" about an acupuncture detox clinic set up in the 1970s which addressed drug addiction within a framework of race and class struggle.
Talking Radical Radio September 1
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Sharon Gregson talks about the $10aDay campaign for affordable child care in British Columbia.
Needs No Introduction August 28
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Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza speaks to Canadians at a webinar by the Canadian Foreign Policy Institute on August 20, 2020.
Talking Radical Radio August 25
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Shahrzad Mojab talks about "Lives Lost: In Search of a New Tomorrow," a translation of a poem by Saeed Yousef that remembers the massacre of political prisoners in Iran in the 1980s.
Needs No Introduction August 21
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An audio replay of a webinar from the Canadian Labour Congress exploring the effects of the COVID pandemic on women, and what a feminist recovery could look like.
Needs No Introduction August 14
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The Canadian Labour Congress held a webinar on June 10 to talk about what the union movement is doing to fight anti-Black racism and what they need to do in the future. An encore presentation.