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Blind bowling, Robotic Design, SHI
15 Oct, 2021 | 0:29:56 |
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.
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.
Women's work disrupted by design
04 Oct, 2021 | 0:28:42 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Most frontline workers in hospitals are women; most technology designers are men. The women's expertise and tacit knowledge is often undervalued, and not communicated to those who design tools they must use. Professor Ellen Balka founded the Assessment of Technology in Context Design Lab at Simon Fraser University in Canada. She headed an international research project to translate from the...
Bruce Gagnon on space weaponization, Patrick Wood on 5G heralding dawn of technocracy
30 Sep, 2021 | 0:59:09 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week, on the Global Research News Hour, we will examine the new frontiers of our technological sophistication and witness the hazards of machines that ultimately do not liberate us from drudgery so much as put us under the thumb of a new brand of elites. In our first half hour, Bruce Gagnon of the Global Network Against Weapons &...
At the Homestead in Flat Rock
27 Sep, 2021 | 0:30:00 |
EN | Ivan Emke | Fit to Eat: The NL Farm and Food Show

Broad social changes, including enhancements in food production, take root at the individual and household level. That is what matters in the end. Waving banners and marching and chanting slogans and wearing T-shirts and applying bumper stickers is fun and all. Trust me. But to make a social movement “stick,” it has to be something that prompts changes at the...
20th anniversary insights with Roland Angle and James Corbett
16 Sep, 2021 | 0:59:37 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week on the Global Research News Hour, we continue the discussion surrounding the 9/11 attacks and examine what’s been gained and what’s been lost after 20 years of research, promotion, and legal actions In our first half hour we are joined by the Architects and Engineers for 911 Truth president and CEO Roland Angle to discuss the results for...
For weeks of September 20 and 27, 2021
14 Sep, 2021 | 0:57:29 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

30 years ago in Miami, 1500 women from 80 countries came together. They held a tribunal and a think tank to plan for sustainability of life on earth, forming demands for the UN Rio Summit on Environment and Development. Now everyone seeing the disaster they predicted and may be ready to adopt the measures they prescribe.
The upside of garbage.
01 Sep, 2021 | 0:29:21 |
EN | UMFM Music Department | Prairie Design Lab

Ren­o­vat­ing our aban­doned land­fills to cre­ate new parks is mak­ing a big dif­fer­ence in Win­nipeg. What should we do with 2000 acre Brady Road Land­fill — the only active one in the city? A bril­liant young U of M land­scape archi­tect shares her vision for what Brady Road could become.
Maureen Webb – Hackers & Democracy
30 Aug, 2021 | 0:57:00 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

The digital age has given birth to hackers who carry out cyberattacks on our personal data, our pipelines, energy grids and meat processing plants. And there are also white hat hackers who promote democracy by sharing software, open sourcing and the secure free flow of information. Maureen Webb, who has studied and written about these democracy hackers says they “are...
(and may soon be again in the USA)
23 Aug, 2021 | 0:28:35 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Adapted from the documentary film When Abortion Was Illegal: Untold Stories. https://www.concentric.org/films/when_abortion_was_illegal.html
Women doing that work in drylands areas
09 Aug, 2021 | 0:28:47 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Reporter Diana Wanyonyi from Mombasa investigates farmland degradation and restoration in the drylands area of her region. She talks with two women who do land restoration - one of whom is successful, and one whose land was stolen after she restored it. Two experts give background on restoration techniques and gender discrimination problems in areas like getting formal deeds and...
A global trend
02 Aug, 2021 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

International Media Support, based in Denmark, works to strengthen the free press in countries where that is challenged and there are risks of violence. In this June 30, 2021 webinar, titled "Feminist Media - Global Backlash, Local Resistance," participants discussed experiences, opportunities, risks and goals for intersectional feminist media. The event also launched IMS's new online Reader on Gender and...
Marfan, dream sickle, epilepsy
30 Jul, 2021 | 0:29:58 |
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.
Indigenous Women's Strategy
26 Jul, 2021 | 0:28:42 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Mililani Trask speaks to a conference on the Gift Economy in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, in November 2004, about the economic, cultural and spiritual differences between corporations and communities. She calls for global networking among indigenous peoples and others of like practice to stop the destructive overexploitation of nature and restore reciprocal relations between humans and the planet we live...
When Trash Becomes Treasure
06 Jul, 2021 | 0:30:00 |
EN | Ivan Emke | Fit to Eat: The NL Farm and Food Show

What is waste? Well, that depends. If you use the word as an adjective or a noun, it may mean a material that is discarded as no longer useful, given the current levels of imagination and technology. However, as a verb, waste can mean “to use or expend carelessly.” As in, “we are wasting 60 percent of a cod fish.”...
The Sustainable Economies Law Center and its work
28 Jun, 2021 | 0:28:46 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Janelle Orsi co-founded the Sustainable Economies Law Center (SELC), which facilitates the growth of sustainable and localized economies. She spoke to Kellia Ramares-Watson about the creation of Sharing Law as a category and the uses of this new legal field. The US and Australia are leaders in this movement, as are many women. Website for more info: http://www.theselc.org/
Maureen Webb – Hackers & Democracy
21 Jun, 2021 | 0:57:00 |
EN | Shawna Sprowls |

The digital age has given birth to hackers who carry out cyberattacks on our personal data, our pipelines, energy grids and meat processing plants. And there are also white hat hackers who promote democracy by sharing software, open sourcing and the secure free flow of information. Maureen Webb, who has studied and written about these democracy hackers says they “are...
on the origins of Kenya's Green Belt Movement
21 Jun, 2021 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Long before she was a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, biologist Dr. Wangari Maathai came to San Francisco to receive the Goldman Environmental Prize in 1991. There she also gave this address to the Sierra Club, in which she explains the origins, purposes, methodology and political ramifications of the Greenbelt Movement. As of 2021, the Greenbelt Movement says its members have...
Local organic women farmers in India
17 May, 2021 | 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 - improving local nutrition, economy,...
FGM is illegal again, but not forgotten
10 May, 2021 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In 2020, Sudan's transitional government outlawed female genital mutilation. Dr. Nahid Toubia thoroughly explained the practice, its health effects, its cultural effects, and the prospects for ending it, to Diane Bailey of UN Radio, in 1992.
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