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Dr. Michael Geist, Canada Research Chair in Internet and E-commerce Law, talks to Stephen Wentzell.
22 Oct, 2021 | 0:30:40 |
EN | rabble podcast network | rabble radio

Critics argue that the re-naming is a just distraction from the controversies Facebook has found itself in. Not the least of which are centered in Canada. In a press conference Monday, Charlie Angus, MP for Timmins-James Bay, called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government to implement a multi-faceted plan to regulate social media giants like Facebook. The social media company...
Author Richard Heinberg explores his novel on the book he just wrote
21 Oct, 2021 | 0:59:36 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week, on the Global Research News Hour, we spend most of the hour speaking to a popular author and educator on world energy issues. His name is Richard Heinberg, and he wlll be speaking about a new book he has just written: Power: Limits and Prospects for Human Survival. He arguing that the characteristics which allowed humans to overcome...
Serena Mah talks about the work of the Act2EndRacism coalition,
19 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:09 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Serena Mah is a media relations consultant and a former television journalist who lives in Edmonton, Alberta. Scott Neigh talks with her about anti-Asian racism, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Act2EndRacism coalition. In the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, Mah got a call from former Alberta MLA Theresa Woo-Paw, based in Calgary, about the rapid upsurge in incidents of...
Plain Radical, Living, Loving and learning to leave the Planet Gracefully
19 Oct, 2021 | 0:27:53 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Robert Jensen on his book Plain Radical, Living, Loving and learning to leave the Planet Gracefully. It’s hard to have hope…What will you tell the generations that come after you’re gone? The young ask the old to hope….what will you tell them? Tell them at least what you say to yourself. Tell them...
What it is and what it could be
18 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has been lauded for her efforts at feminist foreign policy, but not until 2014 did a country - Sweden - give the name feminist to its own foreign policy. Now Mexico and Libya have declared they have feminist foreign policy, and Canada is putting its toe in that water. Three experts in the field...
James Loewen - History Textbooks: Facts or Fiction?
18 Oct, 2021 | 0:57:01 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

There’s a famous quote in George Orwell’s 1984: “Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.” Orwell understood how important knowledge of history is and how it can be manipulated by the powerful to serve their interests. If the past disappears down the memory hole society is at risk. History is not some neutral...
Conservation biologist talks major change soon, Useless climate conferences, billionaires, etc
14 Oct, 2021 | 0:59:07 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week, on the Global Research News Hour, we spend the entire program with conservation biologist, social profit and predictor of near term human extinction Guy McPherson for a rousing discussion of Climate Disruption triggering events, elite management of the situation and one sliver of a chance he is exploring of how our demise as a species could possibly be...
About a new book thinkin through responding to genderd violence in the context of prison abolition.
12 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:11 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Ardath Whynacht is an activist, writer, and scholar who lives in Mi’kmaq territory and teaches sociology at Mount Allison University in New Brunswick. She is also the author of Insurgent Love: Abolition and Domestic Homicide (Fernwood Publishing, Nov 2021) which she describes as “a book about how we can think through abolition and defunding police while also being attentive to...
Democratic Economic Planning by Dr Robin Hahnel Continued
12 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:45 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Robin Eric Hahnel is an American economist and professor of economics at Portland State University. He was a professor at American University for many years and traveled extensively advising on economic matters all over the world. He is best known for his work on participatory economics with Z Magazine editor Michael Albert. Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Dr....
Noam Chomsky – Tipping Points: Environmental & Political
11 Oct, 2021 | 0:57:00 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

Tipping points are in the air. And with good reason. A planetary emergency looms in the not too distant future. This isn’t alarmist talk but the best judgment of our leading scientists. The prestigious International Union for Conservation of Nature has just issued its starkest warning to date: “Humanity has reached a tipping point. Our window of opportunity to respond...
Ripples from technology change
09 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:45 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In part 2 of her interview about studying technology in its human and organizational context, Professor Balka talks about its effects on use of touch in nursing care, uses and risks with outsourcing and data collection, and more.
Every Canadian Counts, I can shine, Listen to dis
07 Oct, 2021 | 0:30:00 |
EN | CJAM-FM Music Department |

this program focuses on disability issues. host Cam Wells will explore all sides of this comparing and contrasting with able bodied life.
Three activists talk about an Ontario climate activism group's new Conservation Watch project.
05 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:19 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Don McLean, Sue Carson, and Nancy Hurst are members of Hamilton 350, a group that engages in climate activism in the city of Hamilton on the west end of Lake Ontario, in loose affiliation with the North America-wide 350.org. Scott Neigh interviews them about the group’s new Conservation Watch project. Since Hamilton 350’s founding in 2009, the group has engaged...
The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men
05 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:50 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Robert Jensen is an emeritus professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, a founding board member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center, and a member of the team developing Ecosphere Studies at The Land Institute. Jensens most recent book, The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men from Spinifex Press, offers a critique...
Chalmers Johnson - Blowback: Impacts of the New Militarism
04 Oct, 2021 | 0:57:00 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

The CIA coined the term “blowback” to describe the unintended results of U.S. covert operations abroad. It was first used in connection with Operation Ajax, the Agency’s 1953 coup in Iran overthrowing the democratic government of Mohammad Mossadegh. The United States today has hundreds of military bases around the world. It’s a form of domination that greatly expanded under the...
Vivian Ly, Iris Parker, and Allie talk about the work of Autistics United Canada.
28 Sep, 2021 | 0:28:21 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Vivan Ly, Iris Parker, and Allie are organizing collective members of Autistic United Canada, a grassroots organization of autistic youth and adults with thousands of members across the country. Scott Neigh interviews them about autism and about the organization’s advocacy, mutual aid and peer support, and education work. Vivian is an autistic multiply disabled queer settler of Cantonese heritage and...
Her latest book "Organizing for Power: Building a 21st Century Labor Movement"
27 Sep, 2021 | 0:28:37 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Latin waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Dr. Aviva Chomsky, about creating a labour movement for the 21st century. The triumph of Neoliberalism has meant that the state no longer works toward the welfare of its population but rather to improve corporations conditions to profit. She speaks of the changing face of the labour movement, the diversity of voices that...
Tariq Ali - Afghanistan, China & the Decline of U.S. Power (Part Two)
27 Sep, 2021 | 0:57:01 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

The ignominious debacle in Afghanistan was predictable and predicted. Afghans, like most people, don't appreciate foreign invaders occupying their country. Just ask the British and the Russians. But the U.S., in its imperial hubris thought it was different. It would nation build in Afghanistan and bring democracy to that land. Meanwhile, China is watching the U.S. squander its wealth on...
Yves Engler and Ken Stone list foreign policy, Matt Ehret on deep history of the Liberal Party
23 Sep, 2021 | 0:59:12 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week on the global research News Hour, with the election behind us now, we’ll plan to take a closer look at the broader patterns facing the country that got little attention in the campaign. We will take a look at Canadian foreign policy with foreign policy critic and activist Yves Engler. We will have a short discussion on the...
Christopher Trider talks about the campaign to protect Owls Head Provincial Park in Nova Scotia.
21 Sep, 2021 | 0:28:14 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Christopher Trider is a landscape architect in Nova Scotia and a former provincial civil servant with experiencing in planning provincial parks. He is also a member of a grassroots group called Save Owls Head Provincial Park, which is doing its best to intervene in the fate of a small piece of land on Nova Scotia’s eastern shore, next to the...
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