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Interviews with Glen Ford, Suzanne Ross, and released MOVE 9 members Debbie and Mike Africa
22 Feb, 2019 | 0:59:19 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week's Global Research News Hour radio program marks Black History month with three provocative interviews relating to racial justice in America. Radio host and commentator Glen Ford shares his perspective on the state of the resistance two years into the reign of Donald Trump. Suzanne Ross of International Concerned Family and Friends of Mumia Abu Jamal brings us an...
FOR WEEK OF MARCH 11 2019 Lisa Curran and forest collapse in Borneo
20 Feb, 2019 | 0:28:40 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Lisa Curran was professor of tropical ecology and director of the Tropical Resources Institute at Yale’s School of Forestry & Environmental Studies when she won a 5-year "Genius Grant." Part of her genius was in studying forests intensely on the ground and also from satellites; part was in developing women scientists for a field dominated by men.
FOR RELEASE WEEK OF FEB 25 2019
19 Feb, 2019 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Two-spirited (lesbian) women came out to members of the Indigenous Women's Network at their 1994 Conference on Sustainable Communities, held at White Earth in the USA. They talked about prejudice and acceptance, leadership, AIDS, and tradition. Conference co-organizer, (the late) Marsha Gomez, gave an interview afterwards to Lisa Hayes.
Community Radio News from Coast to Coast to Coast
16 Feb, 2019 | 0:29:27 |
EN | Groundwire Production |

This episode of GroundWire was produced at CKUT 90.3FM on the unceded territories of the Anishinaabe and the Haudenosaunee, as well as CKUW 95.9FM in Winnipeg on occupied Anishinaabeg Akiin, the homeland of the Métis nation, and the historical territory of the Nehiyawak and the Nakota by producer Michael Welch. Headlines: First Provincially-Funded Overdose Prevention Centre in Nelson, B.C. |...
Canada announced $30 million in international LGBT aid. In addition they discuss drag race, and the
15 Feb, 2019 | 0:59:06 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

Luke and Sebastien pick up a story from Global Affairs. Canada announced $30 million in international LGBT aid. In addition they discuss drag race, and the issue of dating apps not protecting children. 
Mike Reynolds and Frédérique Chabot talk about sex-positive parenting.
12 Feb, 2019 | 0:28:13 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Mike Reynolds is a father of two girls and an online content creator and community builder under the banners of Everday Girl Dad and the Sew Manly Podcast. Frédérique Chabot is a mother, also of two girls, and the director of health promotion at Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights. In the context of Action Canada's Sexual and Reproductive...
Luke and Sebastien interview a number of guests at the Fierte Canada Pride Conference
10 Feb, 2019 | 0:59:32 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

Luke and Sebastien discuss the sentencing of Bruce McArthur and the biggest barriers facing the future of Pride. Luke also interviews the President of Fierte Canada Pride, the Executive Director of Vancouver, and the Executive Director of ASAAP.
Women in the crossfire seek peace
10 Feb, 2019 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

A long-growing struggle between Anglophone and Francophone areas of Cameroon became violent since 2016. Villages have been destroyed, schools burned, parties that should dialogue have become intransigent and are using force. Women are seeking to make peace.
Emergency physician Samir Shaheen-Hussain talks about last year's successful #aHand2Hold campaign.
05 Feb, 2019 | 0:27:53 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Samir Shaheen-Hussain is a pediatric emergency physician who practices in Montreal and a professor in the Department of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University. He has also been involved in grassroots social justice organizing around issues like Indigenous solidarity, migrant justice, and anti-police brutality for more than a decade and a half. Scott Neigh interviews him about...
Looking inward and beyond at progressive, fusion and alternative genres, near and far...
04 Feb, 2019 | 1:55:24 |
EN | Nicholas Cooper | The Sentinel's Marvellous Kaleidoscope

2-Hour music radio program | live broadcast [NOTE: The first hour is shorter, while the second hour is longer, balancing each other out] . Audible Observations (Playlist): That Joe Payne: 'I Need A Change' - Single (2018) Lunatic Soul: 'A Thousand Shards of Heaven' from Fractured (2017) Anathema: 'Untouchable, Pt.I and Pt.II' from Weather Systems (2012) Steven Wilson: 'Pariah' from...
Seeking recognition as third gender
04 Feb, 2019 | 0:28:46 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In the Luo culture, intersex babies were traditionally killed. Marashan Rayah tried to protect her child from stigma by keeping his [preferred pronoun] condition secret. That didn't work. Her child, Darlan Rukih, has finally come out publicly as intersex, someone with both male and female genitals and hormones. After many years of trying to hide and fathering a son, he...
Luke returns to the show with Sebastien as they take on the biggest stories. The headline for the we
03 Feb, 2019 | 0:59:38 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

Luke returns to the show with Sebastien as they take on the biggest stories. The headline for the week was the news that the serial killer in Toronto, Bruce McArthur has plead guilty to eight counts of first degree murder. In addition the Toronto Pride Membership pushed to ban police participation causing concerns about Pride Toronto’s financial viability.
A look at rural media.
30 Jan, 2019 | 0:42:07 |
EN | Bojan Furst | Rural Routes

Media industry is in trouble. For a long time now it has been shedding jobs and converging into ever larger corporate entities where profits outweigh any residual sense of responsibility to small communities for whom a local paper is often a necessity. Are there solutions? In this episode we will bring you interviews with journalists working a community owned paper...
The role of universities in predominantly rural island environments
30 Jan, 2019 | 0:51:46 |
EN | Bojan Furst | Rural Routes

Islands are often perceived as being at a disadvantage compared to their mainland counterparts. And sure, there are some tough issues that are at least somewhat unique to islands. However, there is also plenty of evidence of the potential for unique successes, partially because island geographies necessitate doing things a little differently. Universities located on islands tend to have a...
An interview about histories of anti-Black city building in Halifax and Black community resistance.
29 Jan, 2019 | 0:28:12 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

LaMeia Reddick is a community worker and consultant in Halifax. Ted Rutland is an associate professor in the Department of Geography, Planning, and Environment at Concordia University in Montreal and the author of Displacing Blackness: Planning, Power, and Race in Twentieth-Century Halifax (Univeristy of Toronto Press, 2018). Scott Neigh interviews them about about the long histories of anti-Black racism in...
Media women standing up to power
28 Jan, 2019 | 0:28:46 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Velvet Revolution is a documentary about women in media reporting on corruption and human rights and facing repercussions. Nupur Basu from India was the Executive Producer of this award-wining film, which was commissioned by the International Association of Women in Radio and Television in 2017. Nupur, who lives in India, coordinated six directors from Asia, Africa, the Pacific and North...
To Celebrate the 100th episode Luke brings on some great Queer minds to discuss queer culture
27 Jan, 2019 | 0:57:41 |
EN | The Velvet Studio | CanQueer

Luke celebrates the 100th episode of CanQueer in Vancouver in a special recording at CFRO-FM, Vancouver Coop Radio. For the blockbuster of an episode he is joined by Washington Post columnist and YouTuber J.J McCullough, the incredibly talented Katie Sage of In Rainbows, as well as Glen of Out and About, and Madeline Taylor the Program Director at CiTR-FM. The group...
LGBTQ News of the Week from Canada and around the World
23 Jan, 2019 | 0:58:48 |
EN | The Velvet Studio |

Luke and Sebastien give recent updates in Queer news, including a book ban and updates on the Chechen crisis.
"Back to the Land" with Steve and Lisa
22 Jan, 2019 | 0:30:00 |
EN | Ivan Emke | Fit to Eat: The NL Farm and Food Show

This week on Fit to Eat we go both backwards and forwards in time. We meet a couple of pioneers who have traded the streets of Vancouver (and St. John's) for the homemade and self-provisioned comforts of a homestead. But by taking this choice, which some see as going "backwards," they have actually been going forwards in time - to...
Cindy Blackstock talks about the work of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada
22 Jan, 2019 | 0:28:13 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Cindy Blackstock is a member of the Gitksan First Nation, a social worker, a professor at McGill University in Montreal, and the executive director of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada. She is also the most visible face of the long-term effort to get the Canadian government to end the ongoing injustice in its treatment of...
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