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Needs No Introduction September 13
Image: Monia Mazigh and young Barâa Arar. Used with permission.
The author of "Hope and Despair: My Struggle to Free My Husband, Maher Arar" shares the podium with her daughter, poet Barâa Arar.
Asia Pacific Currents September 12
Health and Safety win for Korean workers at Samsung
Samsung Electronics has a shocking health and safety record. After years of campaigning, actions and sit-ins, workers are now getting a voice.
Talking Radical Radio September 11
Challenging rape culture in the media
Farrah Khan and Shannon Giannitsopoulou talk about the work of the organization Femifesto to challenge rape culture in the media.
rabble radio September 6
Keanan Alywin by the Barrie Waterfront
It's hard to be a progressive activist in small communities which have a history of electing conservatives. Keenan Aylwin and Victoria Fenner talk about social change in their home of Barrie, Ontario.
The Hum Podcast September 5
Lia Grimanis, advocate and founder of Up With Women
Lia Grimanis joins us this week to discuss our misunderstandings about mental health and homelessness, why people with autism are especially vulnerable and which world records she broke in high heels.
face2face September 5
Mike Mizerski and David Peck talk about fear, football, mottos and mantras, his long time battle against cancer, the road to recovery and why family, friends and community are so important.
Mike Mizerski talks to David Peck about fear, football, mottos and mantras, his longtime battle against cancer, the road to recovery and why family, friends and community are so important.
Talking Radical Radio September 4
Exploring the radical possibilities of recreational sport
Annelies Cooper, Gita Madan, Craig Fortier, and Robyn Letson talk about the Field of Dreamers Cooperative Softball Association.
Asia Pacific Currents September 4
Remembering the horrors of the atomic bombs dropped on Japan
Atomic bombs were first used against Japan in 1945. Their destructive power was immense. The global nuclear arsenal has only grown since then, but the fight to outlaw nuclear weapons continues.
rabble radio August 30
Broadcast Tower - Cambridge Bay Nunavut
As commercial media abandons our communities, non-profit community media is stepping up as an alternative. Some ideas about what they’d do with a fraction of the budget that for-profits would need.
Talking Radical Radio August 28
A new organization in the fight against far-right hate groups
Evan Balgord speaks about the work of the Canadian Anti-Hate Network.
Asia Pacific Currents August 24
The last 20 years has seen a big rise in temporary migrant workers in Australia. They often need specialized support. The Migrant Workers Centre in Melbourne has been recently set up to do this.
The Hum Podcast August 22
Colleen Hele-Cardinal, co-founder of the Sixties Scoop Network
Colleen Hele-Cardinal talks about how she perceived being Indigenous as a child, intergenerational trauma, and how Canada has failed to address its past treatment of Indigenous peoples.
Talking Radical Radio August 21
Talking "movement building" with people on both sides of the border
Amara Possian and Jodie Tonita have connections with movement-building work in both the U.S. and Canada, and they talk about what the work looks like and what those of us in Canada can learn.
Asia Pacific Currents August 21
No To Racism
In every country, capitalists and their allies use racism as a way to divide and weaken the working class. The issue is not only how to counter it but also how to build solidarity.
Needs No Introduction August 16
U.S. Marines humping in Afghanistan
Professor Michel Chossudovsky links the 9/11 attacks to more recent wars, theorizing that it's all part of a larger plan. Recorded on June 8, 2018 by Global Research News Hour.
face2face August 16
Bob Joseph and David Peck talk about his new book 21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act, identity, culture and potlatches, Canadian soul searching and why we’re not a melting pot.
Bob Joseph and David Peck talk about the Indian Act, identity, culture and potlatches, Canadian soul searching and why we’re not a melting pot.
rabble radio August 9
Stopping sexual abuse of young girls in schools in Ghana
Maxine Betteridge-Moes of Farm Radio International talks to Esther Armah about Coalition Against Sexual Abuse (CASA)’s campaign to end violence against young girls in Ghana’s schools.
The Hum Podcast August 8
Emmanuel Jal, musician and former child soldier
Hip-hop sensation and activist Emmanuel Jal talks about his childhood, how music provided an important platform for his cause, and Kanye West.
Asia Pacific Currents August 8
Kuala Lumpur City Centre
Migrant workers make up to a third of the whole workforce in Malaysia. Their insecure visa status makes them very vulnerable to exploitation and government repression
Talking Radical Radio August 7
Solidarity in Canada with the people of Haiti
Ralph Jean-Paul and Travis Ross talk about the Canada-Haiti Information Project and about the past and present of solidarity in Canada with the people of Haiti.
rabble radio August 2
Photo: Sophia Reuss at Columbus Circle, New York City
To stay in Canada or go back home is a question that Americans living in Canada sometimes ask themselves these politically volatile days. Here are one woman's reasons why she went back home.
Talking Radical Radio July 31
Inspiring community action on climate change through film
Director Kai Reimer-Watts talks about 'Beyond Crisis', a documentary film that calls us to take action on climate change.
Asia Pacific Currents July 31
A Creek in Southern New-Caledonia. Red colours reveal the richness of the ground in iron oxides, and nickel.
The south west Pacific still has a number of islands that are colonies. On the 20th of November, Indigenous Kanak people hope that New Caledonia will become independent.
The Hum Podcast July 25
Gilad Cohen and Simona Ramkisson. Photo: Gilad Cohen
Hosts Gilad Cohen and Simona Ramkisson discuss their unique backgrounds and what shaped their interest in human rights on the latest episode of The Hum.
Asia Pacific Currents July 25
Australian Workers taking action
Close to 1,000 unionists came together in Brisbane to discuss the situation for workers in Australia and the "Change the Rules" campaign.
Talking Radical Radio July 24
Working to reinvigorate Canada's peace movement
Longtime peace activists Dave Gehl and Ed Lehman talk about the work of the Regina Peace Council.
rabble radio July 19
Image: Frieda Werden on Denman Island BC, 2018.
When Frieda Werden started WINGS in 1986, she was told that a radio show entirely about women was too radical. Almost three decades later, the show is still going strong.
face2face July 18
Greg Paul talks about 'Resurrection Religion'
​Author Greg Paul talks to David Peck about his book which explores religion as grace and justice, not a weapon to divide and oppress.
Asia Pacific Currents July 18
Photo: Teddy Cross - Flickr
Even though the workers' movement in South Korea was central in bringing down the corrupt Park Geun-hye government, the offensive against workers, the wages and conditions, have not let up.
Talking Radical Radio July 17
Prisoner justice – from speaking out to organizing on the ground
Poet, educator, and organizer El Jones talks about the fight for prisoner justice and about the importance of moving from speaking up to taking action.