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Three youth talk about Halifax's North End Community Action Committee.
22 Feb, 2017 | 0:27:50 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Kyturea Jones, Payton Ashe, and Donntayia Jones. They are members of the North End Community Action Committee, a Black youth-led community group in Halifax’s North End that came together around concerns about the gentrification of their neighbourhood and that has become involved in a wide range of issues...
Advance Care Planning
19 Feb, 2017 | 0:27:44 |
EN | Kim Logue | Conversations Worth Having

Have you ever thought about #1. Who do you want to make healthcare decisions for you when you can’t make them for yourself? #2. What kind of medical treatment you want vs do not want? The easiest time to think about it is when you are well and able. By doing it now, you ease the future burden of decisions...
Andrea's story
19 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:32 |
EN | Kim Logue | Conversations Worth Having

In this initial show of a new series, we hear an individual’s story that starts when she notices a decline in her mother’s health, and her coping skills for hiding her dementia. We also hear how there can be a 2 yr waiting list for Long Term Care and how you might want to think about getting on the waiting...
Death Doula Discussion
19 Feb, 2017 | 0:26:39 |
EN | Kim Logue | Conversations Worth Having

How old were you when you first realized you would die? How do you want to die? Can you imagine being subjected to aggressive, life-prolonging medical interventions that you do not want? Or, are you worried they might pull the plug too early? What does pain mean to you? What's important to you in terms of symptom management? Are you...
The Gifts of Ritual and Ceremony
19 Feb, 2017 | 0:29:27 |
EN | Kim Logue | Conversations Worth Having

Remember the Conversing About Death episode? A recording from the art show Death Perspectives aired, as well as a discussion with Death Doula Marion Wilms. In the Reflections episode we hear from the other host of our local Death Cafes, and get the chat going by playing a game I took away from that powerful, inspirational art exhibit. As well...
For release week of February 26, 2017
17 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

From the December 4 2016 edition of The Joy of Resistance, Fran Luck and Susan Cox discuss Cox's Article "Women’s issues aren’t just ‘identity politics,'" followed by a speech on the origin of the women's liberation movement from the civil rights movement by Jenny Brown.
CJAI-FM in Stella, ON
17 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:00 |
EN | Patrick Auguste | NCRA RVF 2016-2017

We talk to two local residents who have lifelong connections to the French language and francophone culture, but who come from quite different backgrounds.
For release week of Feb 20, 2017
16 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:45 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Following 2007-8 post-election violence, the Kenyan government established a Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission to review ethnic and political violence from 1963 to 2008. Reparations for military sexual violence were proposed, but many victims still lack help. Human Rights Watch is calling for completion of reparations before the 2017 elections.
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.
The CanQueer team explore whether or not it's hook ups, or bust
12 Feb, 2017 | 0:56:27 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

The CanQueer team are joined by Angus to discuss the pressures faced by gay men to 'hook up' on the first date.
NCRA Office
10 Feb, 2017 | 0:27:58 |
EN | Patrick Auguste | NCRA RVF 2016-2017

This documentary is a covering of the event of the launch last November 2016 of the Sir Wilfrid Laurier : Builder of today's Canada project in Ottawa by the Cross Cultural Foundation of Dialogue. It presents the speeches and interviews made that day at this event by NCRA staff on site.
Reflections on #NODAPL from 2 long time participants, a scientist, and a critic of NGO manipulatio
10 Feb, 2017 | 0:59:24 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

With the US Army Corps of Engineers greenlighting the easement allowing the Dakota Access Pipeline to traverse Lake Oahe, we take a closer look at the year`s long battle being waged against the project with several guests. We first hear from two Indigenous women who have been extensively involved in the resistance at the Standing Rock Sioux Nation protest camp...
We discuss complexities of immigration in rural areas.
08 Feb, 2017 | 0:26:31 |
EN | Bojan Furst | Rural Routes

“Canada is a land of immigrants” is a phrase we hear often. And while that is certainly true in many ways, immigration is a complex issue we don’t spend nearly as much time talking about as we should. Michael Haan is Canada Research Chair in Immigration and Ethnic Relations at Western University in London, Ontario, and he spends a lot...
Falun Gong practitioners take to the courts against Jiang Zemin
06 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:45 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In 1999, Chinese leader Jiang Zemin implemented a program to eliminate the practice of Falun Gong from the country. This persecution developed into a program of mass arrests, "re-education" through torture, executions and widespread allegations of organ harvesting for the medical market. A change in China's courts has allowed those who suffered to file complaints, and many are doing so....
In between Canadian Queer ladies making music, Luke and Sebastien talk other news
05 Feb, 2017 | 0:55:04 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

The team are joined by Brendan to talk politics, and the other news not covered in last week's show. But most importantly the show has a focus on queer Canadian ladies making great music.
Mimi German speaks about the Houseless situation in Portland during emergency weather conditions
03 Feb, 2017 | 0:59:10 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week's Global Research News Hour focuses on the crisis facing the city of Portland, Oregon stemming from multiple winter storms that have plagued the city since December. The houseless population has been particularly vulnerable and five of those houseless individuals, including a newborn child perished. To discuss the response to the catastrophe by the city, we hear from Mimi...
CFUZ-FM in Penticton, BC
03 Feb, 2017 | 0:28:00 |
EN | Patrick Auguste | NCRA RVF 2016-2017

Deep Down Inside is an intimate and hopeful look into the making of a relationship without a common language. Through love and human's kindness, it inspires to break down the barriers of language and culture and not let them holding us back from connecting with each other...because, really, deep down inside we're all the same.
Dick Nolan's 78th Birthday
03 Feb, 2017 | 0:56:12 |
EN | CHMR FM Music Department | NewFound Records

Dick Nolan would have celebrated his 78th birthday on February 4 this year. To mark the occasion, NewFound Records dusts off the albums that he released on the Arc label in the '60s & early '70s. Nolan may have been Arc's most prolific recording artist, releasing thirteen albums and several singles. For this episode I have chosen some of my...
The Writer of Riverhead - Patrick Collins
02 Feb, 2017 | 0:29:59 |
EN | CHMR FM Music Department | Living Heritage Podcast

Patrick Collins, born and raised in Riverhead, Harbour Grace, is a retired educator who taught in various communities throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. He finished his teaching career in education as a Curriculum Program Specialist, working in Avalon Peninsula School Districts. He is also a writer of historical fiction and has published five literary works. Currently Patrick teaches at The Canadian...
We talk about LGBT news, not including Trump!
29 Jan, 2017 | 0:59:02 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

In their biggest challenge yet, Luke and Sebastien look at some of the biggest LGBT news stories of the week, while excluding stories about Trump!
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