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The campaign to oppose the federal government's plan to spend $19 billion on new fighter jets.
22 Sep, 2020 | 0:28:11 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Tamara Lorincz is a long-time peace and justice activist and a member of Canadian Voice of Women for Peace. Brent Patterson has also been involved in peace and social justice issues for many years, and he is the executive director of Peace Brigades International – Canada. Scott Neigh interviews them about a campaign to oppose the federal government's plan to...
Reparations not Deportations
21 Sep, 2020 | 0:28:44 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

David Bacon is a photojournalist, author, political activist, and union organizer who has focused on labor issues, particularly those related to immigrant labor. He has written several books and numerous articles on the subject. His most recent book is In the Fields of the North / En los campos del norte: , David Bacon documents the experiences of some of...
John Helmer on Navalny; Stevan Gojic on Belarus and NATO
18 Sep, 2020 | 0:59:12 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This hour of the Global Research News Hour we showcase recent developments in and around Russia and try to determine if this major power is being put on the defensive as things heat up. WE first speak with journalist John Helmer about the apparent poisoning of Alexei Navalny and whether it is the Russians or the Germans who have some...
France Trépanier and Chris Creighton-Kelly talk about the work of Primary Colours/Couleurs primaires
15 Sep, 2020 | 0:27:53 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

France Trépanier is an artist and curator of Kanien’kehá:ka and French ancestry. Chris Creighton-Kelly is also an artist, and is of Anglo-Indian descent. They are the directors of Primary Colours/Couleurs primaires, a project that has been working to bring Indigenous art to the centre of the Canadian arts system, and to support work by artists of colour. Scott Neigh interviews...
An international conversation
14 Sep, 2020 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In many parts of the world, governments and other actors are attempting to limit or banish Gender Studies and the concepts it explores. On Thursday, July 30, 2020 the US chapter of the International Association of Women in Radio and Television hosted a web-based discussion on this issue, titled Global Attacks on Gender Studies and the Dismantling of Critical Knowledge....
About the Unions Are Essential campaign and about a recent successful organizing drive.
08 Sep, 2020 | 0:27:53 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Christine Bro is the lead organizer with Local 2 of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), and she is based in Vancouver. Quentin Rowe-Codner is a sales associated at a private liquor store in Maple Ridge, BC. Scott Neigh interviews them about SEIU Local 2’s Unions Are Essential campaign, launched to support the unionization of essential and frontline workers during...
Imperialism In the south and colonialism in the North
07 Sep, 2020 | 0:28:56 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Sylvia Richardson host of Latin Waves speaks with Yves Engler about the Canadian government's political aggression against Venezuela: attempted invasion in May, sanctions in the midst of the COVID pandemic taking place along sanctions from the USA, and backing of the coup in Bolivia, that installed a pro USA corporate government. The inherent racism in the extractivist imperialism being imposed...
Sisterhood and Strategies
07 Sep, 2020 | 0:28:41 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

A panoply of events, speakers and topics from the conference and beyond.
Voices from Manitoba, Colombia, Brazil and east Himalayas on Hydro-power
04 Sep, 2020 | 0:59:32 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week’s Global Research News Hour features a variety of speakers from a conference on Hydro-impacted communities hosted by Wa Ni Ska Tan. They include speakers from three Manitoba communities, Senator Mary Jane McCallum, speakers from Columbia, Brazil, and feminist political ecologist Deepa Joshi.
McPherson on polar ice melt, aerosol masking effect and reticence of mainstream science
03 Sep, 2020 | 0:59:04 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

On this week’s Global Research News Hour we host a timely and incisive interview with Guy McPherson on the Near Term Extinction of the human species and all life on earth. Guy elaborates on the threat due to melting of polar ice, the aerosol masking effect, challenges of persisting off the grid, and the determination of the mainstream climate movement...
In Canada we have external imperialism and domestic colonialism
31 Aug, 2020 | 0:27:16 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Sylvia Richardson host of Latin Waves speaks with Arnold August about Canada's overt political and economic interference in Venezuela. The Military invasion of May 3 launched from Colombia. Arnold succinctly speaks of the external imperialism and domestic colonialism we face, how it is not enough to change governments from conservative, to liberal, what we need is systemic change.
Shahrzad Mojab talks about Lives Lost: In Search of a New Tomorrow by Saeed Yousef.
25 Aug, 2020 | 0:27:57 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Shahrzad Mojab is an activist and an academic at the University of Toronto. She was recently involved in the publication of a book called Lives Lost: In Search of a New Tomorrow, a translation of a powerful poem by Iranian poet Saeed Yousef that remembers the massacre of political prisoners in Iran in the 1980s. Scott Neigh interviews Mojab about...
Venezuela , pandemics and social movements
24 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:42 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

Sylvia Richardson host of Latin Waves speaks with Director of Common Frontiers Raul Burbano about Canada's efforts to over throw the Venezuelan elected president Nicolas Maduro. The punitive sanctions in a time of pandemic. What this time of pandemic means for social movements
25th Anniversary of UN 4th World Conference on Women
24 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:47 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

The conference was held in Huairou and Beijing, China, from August 30th through September 15th, 1995. Issues included in this episode: translation of feminist terms, status of Tibetan delegates, benefits for Chinese women, new officials overturn Women's Committee plans, African women raise environment issues, and a protest by labour over the source of conference bags.
Deep political discussion on Biden, Harris, and the Democratic challenge to Trump
21 Aug, 2020 | 0:59:00 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

On this brand new episode of the Global Research News Hour we take a fresh and discerning look at Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on the week when the Democratic party is hosting its 2020 National Convention. In the first half hour, Mark Robinowitz offers his assessment as a deep political thinker and ecological thinker. His website is oilempire.us. Ajamu...
The complicated history of museums, the Trans Mountain pipeline, and the Acts of Resistance exhibit.
18 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:22 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

This is a rebroadcast of an episode of Talking Radical Radio that was originally broadcast in March 2020. Sharon Fortney is the Curator of Indigenous Collections and Engagement at the Museum of Vancouver. Scott Neigh interviews her about the complicated colonial history of museums and about the Acts of Resistance exhibit. It features the massive banners designed by Indigenous artists...
On the price of freedom and the price of oppression
16 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Nawal el Saadawi gave a rousing speech in San Francisco's Mission District in October 1993 covering feminism, colonialism, and other forms of oppression in both the Arab and the Western worlds.
Bob Gaucher on History of Prison Justice Abuses; Current Organizers on new threats
13 Aug, 2020 | 0:59:06 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This week, we will go over the history of Prison Abuse in Canada and about the efforts to bring these crimes to the attention of those on the outside. Bob Gaucher in recognized for his abilities in the field of championing Prison Justice and abolition in Canada. He explains some of the background of suppression of rights historically. We then...
Chossudovsky on new nuclear threat, Greg Mitchell on warping the story in Japan
13 Aug, 2020 | 0:59:00 |
EN | Michael Welch | Global Research News Hour

This brand new edition of the Global Research News Hour commemorates the 75th anniversary of the one and only use of atomic weapons on the Japanese cites of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Our first interview, academic and scholar Michel Chossudovsky, uses the occasion to highlight how certain nuclear weapons are once again being contemplated for use in conventional warfare. In our...
Organizer Cole Rockarts talks about the work of Free Transit Edmonton.
11 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:12 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Cole Rockarts is a labour and community organizer, and a member of Free Transit Edmonton. Scott Neigh interviews them about the importance of public transit and about the growing effort to make it public, accessible, high quality, and free. It wasn't too long ago, at least in the Canadian context, that the idea of free public transit did not get...
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