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Women Re-Greening the World
13 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:43 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

From the WINGS archives: The late Professor Wangari Maathai discusses the Green Belt Movement that she founded with the National Council of Women of Kenya, to address problems of streams drying up, food insecurity, and a dearth of firewood and fencing. The still-active project organizes grassroots women to plant and care for millions and millions of trees.
Dmitri Vitaliev talks about Montreal-based non-profit eQualit.ie.
08 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:01 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Defending social movements against digital threats On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Dmitri Vitaliev. He is a co-founder and director of eQualit.ie, a non-profit based in Montreal that helps human rights organizations and social movements -- including some of the world's most prominent -- deal with increasingly crucial questions of online security and digital...
Vandana Shiva on the web of life
29 Jan, 2017 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Second and final part of a speech delivered in California by Dr. Vandana Shiva, influential scientist, policy analyst, and activist from India. In last week s episode, Dr. Shiva deconstructed the rhetoric of genetically modified agriculture. This week, she speaks more to solutions, especially solutions based in human rights allied to rights of nature.
Vandana Shiva explains GMOs
23 Jan, 2017 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

With elegant oratory, Dr. Shiva dissects the methods, the motives, and the ecological and economic results of the corporate assault on the mutual relationship between human beings and plants within the web of life. Part 1 of a two-part speech delivered in 2014.
Women leading inside the US government
09 Jan, 2017 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

The US military is the world's biggest consumer of energy, and Katherine Hammack has spent 6 years working to make it more energy-efficient. In another part of the US government, Ellen Williams is building bridges between energy ideas and their manifestation on the market. She tells about that and offers advice for women on moving up in the energy field.
Guests discuss the most censored Indigenous, Canadian and other stories from 2016
05 Jan, 2017 | 0:59:39 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week's program analyses the most suppressed and censored stories of 2016. We speak with Andy Lee Roth of Project Censored about his organization's latest list of most censored stories. We hear fro John Schertow, lead editor of Intercontinental Cry about the major Indigenous stories internationally not making headlines. Finally we hear from Patricial Elliott, Associate Professor at the University...
Remembering American women's traumas Pre-Roe
18 Dec, 2016 | 0:28:44 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Documentary based on Academy Award-nominated film by Dorothy Fadiman, When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories
Discussion on the uncertainty around the election outcome, and where it may lead
16 Dec, 2016 | 0:59:29 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

Uncertainty has emerged around the outcome of the U.S. Presidential elections. The Green Party Presidential candidate raised millions of dollars in a failed bid to recount ballots in three states narrowly won by Donald Trump. The Russians have been blamed for hacking into the U.S. Electoral system in a way that favoured Republican Trump. In the lead up to the...
Alexis Shotwell and Gary Kinsman talk about the AIDS Activist History Project.
30 Nov, 2016 | 0:28:19 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

On this week's episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Alexis Shotwell and Gary Kinsman. They are involved in the AIDS Activist History Project, an initiative that is recovering the stories of the radical organizing that happened in Canada in the 1980s and 1990s in response to the AIDS crisis. One of today's guests, Gary Kinsman, has written...
Ethnic tension in a maternity ward in Israel
20 Nov, 2016 | 0:28:45 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Hadassah Hospital in Jerusalem was founded on a promise to serve all patients with the same, excellent care. But fear and prejudice affecting midwives and their patients put the ideal to the test.
Conversations with Guy McPherson, Cory Morningstar and Dahr Jamail
18 Nov, 2016 | 0:59:33 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

With the twenty second annual UN CLimate Change Conference (COP22) coming to a close as of November 18th, the Global Research News Hour is taking the opportunity to examine the current state of the climate, and the (non) solutions being proposed under the current international framework. The bulk of the program features a conversation among host Michael Welch, investigative journalist...
Building on permafrost in cold dry climates poses serious challenges for residents, researchers.
18 Nov, 2016 | 0:33:59 |
EN | Bojan Furst | Rural Routes

Ryan Gibson comes back on Rural Routes to tell us how a group of Alaskan researchers is trying to solve housing issues in rural and remote regions of America’s most northern states. They also tell us about their connections to Canada and we learn about honey buckets. And they are definitely not what their name would imply .
False promises of the pharmaceutical estrogen biz
13 Nov, 2016 | 0:28:46 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

As of 2016, pharmaceutical companies are once more raising old complaints about the massive women's health study that showed almost all claims about hormone replacement therapy pushed on aging women were untrue. It was one of their biggest moneymakers, and they will keep trying. Learn the facts from women's health activists in this program.
Mothering (by mothers and others) is the root of all giving
06 Nov, 2016 | 0:28:40 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Talk by Genevieve Vaughan at the 2016 conference of the Mothering Institute for Research and Community Involvement in Toronto. Vaughan states that the act of mothering is unilateral gift-giving, and that an infant's experience of being mothered (whether by biological mother or other) builds both the physical brain and the template of what it is to be human.
Lierre Keith on Deep Green Resistance and anti-patriarchy
31 Oct, 2016 | 0:28:46 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Bringing back bison - like the ones seen at Standing Rock recently - and the prairie grasslands that sustain them - could sequester massive amounts of carbon and restore functional habitat for many other species, says Lierre Keith. A former vegan, she now sees herself as a being like other creatures part of the cycle of life and death, choosing...
Russian-American engineer and political analyst discusses pitfalls of technology in latest book
21 Oct, 2016 | 0:59:00 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

In this exclusive feature length interview, Russian-American engineer and sought after commentator Dmitry Orlov talks about a new construct called the Technosphere which arose out of the proliferation of human ingenuity and now not only threatens humanity's autonomy but its very existence. Later Orlov assesses the current breakdown in diplomacy between Russia and the US and whether the population of...
Dealing with issues with special needs people throughout BC.
21 Oct, 2016 | 0:54:51 |
EN | The Community Living Show | The Community Living Show

Michael talks to George Greenwood - Canadian Identity Resources.
Women journalists vs. censorship
02 Oct, 2016 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

The most dangerous jobs in journalism involve reporting on wrongdoing of governments, corporations, and major criminals in one's own country. Forms of censorship can include imprisonment and death, even in alleged democracies. The women in this program spoke on a panel at a conference themed "Speaking Truth to Power" in Delhi in 2005.
Green Foundation unites women farmers in India
25 Sep, 2016 | 0:28:44 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

The so-called Green Revolution in India increased one measure of "productivity" at the cost of much else, including nutrition, sustainability, loss of biodiversity, and local loss of control. The Green Foundation based in Karnataka state started by encouraging local seed-saving and has built a network of women farmers who also process their own crops locally - a growing trend in...
Thinkers Graeme MacQueen, Michel Chossudovsky and Barrie Zwicker review aspects of 9/11
16 Sep, 2016 | 0:59:25 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

The Global Research News Hour's 15th anniversary retrospective look at the 9/11 attacks continues. Professor Graeme MacQueen is author of the 2014 book The 2001 Anthrax Deception: The Case for a Domestic Conspiracy. In this account, MacQueen elaborates on his view that the anthrax letters sent to select legislators and media figures was intended to complement the 9/11 campaign, and...
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