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Cam Scott, Irene Bindi, and Daniel Friesen talk about the work of Police-Free Schools Winnipeg.
24 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:05 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Cam Scott, Daniel Friesen, and Irene Bindi are community organizers and members of Police-Free Schools Winnipeg. Scott Neigh speaks with them about the struggle to get police out of Winnipeg schools. In general, middle-class white people tend to experience police as a source of safety. But lots of people not in that category, particularly Black and Indigenous people, tend to...
New Zealand's first woman in Parliament debunked the GDP
23 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:40 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In the film Who's Counting? Marilyn Waring on Sex, Lies and Economics, Waring demystifies the language of economics by defining it as a value system in which all goods and activities are related only to their monetary value. As a result, unpaid work (usually performed by women) is unrecognized while activities that may be environmentally and socially detrimental are deemed...
Wendie Wilson and Rachel Zellars talk about the African Nova Scotian Freedom School.
10 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:34 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Rachel Zellars is an African-American academic, lawyer, and community organizer who has lived in Canada for more than a decade and a half, and in Halifax for the last couple of years. Wendie Wilson is an African Nova Scotian teacher, artist, writer, and community advocate whose family has been in the province for at least eight generations. Scott Neigh interviews...
Essential approaches to fast-encroaching drought
09 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In India, water is a women's issue and a woman's burden, but only concerted community action can ensure water for survival as groundwater and lakes dry up. WINGS contributing producer Kalpana Pradhan recorded two highly successful water activists, one rural and one urban. Their projects are large and replicable.
Three faculty members talk about the work of the Mount Royal Anti-Racism Coalition.
03 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:13 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Renae Watchman, Michael Truscello, and Leah Hamilton are faculty at Mount Royal University, a small undergraduate institution in Calgary. They are also members of the Mount Royal Anti-Racism Coalition, a group of faculty dedicated to a wide range of anti-racist work on and beyond campus. Scott Neigh interviews them about what racism looks like in the academy, and about what...
50% of local government seats are now for women
02 Nov, 2020 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

In August 2020, the world lost broadcaster and author Indu Ramesh to the Covid pandemic. Among her achievements were many outstanding programs for WINGS. From 2011, here's her coverage of village women in India embracing newly mandated roles in local government. Indu was then 74 years old.  Working with her is her daughter, Aparna Devagiri.
Philosophical discussions presented by VIU and other Canadian students of philosophy, alumni, and au
01 Nov, 2020 | 0:57:56 |
EN | Arbie Fru | The Canadian Philosophy Show

On this episode of The Canadian Philosophy Show, we discuss the ontology of morality and the distinction between subjective and objective morality. We also explore the questions, "If objective morality does not metaphysically exist, would it matter? Would it change the way we live in a society?" Some considerations we introduce are social contract theory and Friedrich Nietzsche’s views on...
The Gettier problem
27 Oct, 2020 | 0:59:02 |
EN | Arbie Fru | The Canadian Philosophy Show

Tagen Marshall, Saumi, Jouska, and Michael Robert Caditz discuss the Gettier problem. Are the three traditional criteria for knowledge--viz., justified, true belief--sufficient to claim knowledge? Gettier claimed not. Inevitably, in assessing Gettier's claim, we cannot avoid basic issues in epistemology, e.g., the criteria for justification and the ever-relevant question, "What is truth?" The bumper music is: (Artist)Origen; (Title) Solveig's Song
We explore issues of classical and modern philosophy, including contemporary scientific, political,
27 Oct, 2020 | 0:58:32 |
EN | Arbie Fru | The Canadian Philosophy Show

We explore issues of classical and modern philosophy, including contemporary scientific, political, and ethical issues.
Medeana Moussa and Wing Li talk about the work of Support Our Students Alberta.
20 Oct, 2020 | 0:28:16 |
EN | Scott Neigh | Talking Radical Radio

Medeana Moussa is an entrepreneur and mother of four who lives in Calgary, and she is the executive director of Support Our Students (SOS) Alberta. Wing Li holds a PhD in neuroscience, has two children, and is the communications director for the group. SOS Alberta is a grassroots, nonpartisan network focused on standing up for the rights of students to...
and Cooperative Economics
12 Oct, 2020 | 0:28:49 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Cooperative Economics is older than capitalism, and it is also the wave of the future, says Kate Washington, on her daughter's radio program. They discuss different forms of worker ownership and the history and principles of this movement.
A woman's commitment to help
05 Oct, 2020 | 0:28:41 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Unicef estimates there are 30 million street children in Africa. In Kenya, they are concentrated in highly populated urban slums. Glue is the drug of choice for most, taking the edge off hunger, discomfort, and a shortage of hope. Faswila Athman Omar is a woman who dedicates much of her time and resources to counselling and feeding these children, finding...
Interview with Bruce George, peabody award winner, about the Genius is Common movement
01 Oct, 2020 | 0:59:55 |
EN | Frieda Werden | Speak Up, Listen Up, Act Upon

Sista C's next guest is Peabody Award winner @brucegeorgemedia, founder of the @geniusiscommon movement and co-creator of HBO's Def Poetry Jam.
A Discussion with knowledge keeper Kendra Crowell
30 Sep, 2020 | 0:59:52 |
EN | Frieda Werden | Speak Up, Listen Up, Act Upon

Sista C shares a Powered by Age podcast Discussion: On Raising A 2-spirit Child Into Healthy Adulthood, with presenter Kendra Crowell, an elder Knowledge Keeper and leader of an Indigenous Elders creativity group. #BIPOC
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....
Part 2- Politics, Work, and Money
31 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:48 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

25 years ago, the United Nations held its 4th and so far its last World Conference on Women, in China. This is part 2 of a WINGS retrospective on that conference and the issues and politics that surround it.
Roundtable discussion: Food and Nutrition for Seniors
28 Aug, 2020 | 0:59:57 |
EN | Frieda Werden | Speak Up, Listen Up, Act Upon

Sista C shares the July 9 Powered By Age podcast on Food And Nutrition, with special guests Councillor Sarah Kirby-Young (involved with a recent initiative to bring back corner grocery stores), and Anthony Kupersmidt, Exec. Director, East End Seniors Network
Transforming the world with more inclusive education methods
03 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:57 |
EN | Stuart Richardson | Latin Waves

David E. Kirkland is a trans-disciplinary scholar of English and urban education, who explores the intersections among urban youth culture, language and literacy, urban teacher preparation, and digital media. He analyzes culture, language, and texts, and has expertise in critical literary, ethnographic, and sociolinguistic research methods. He has received many awards for his work, including the 2008 AERA Division G...
Survivors speak out!
03 Aug, 2020 | 0:28:47 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

Excerpts from the film The Healing Years: Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse highlight the long process of recovering from childhood incest trauma. Updated version of WINGS #31-02
The International Women's House in Rome
27 Jul, 2020 | 0:28:43 |
EN | Frieda Werden | WINGS

The Casa Internazionale delle Donne - the International Women's House - is a former convent in Rome that was occupied by feminists in 1987 and approved by the city in 1992. The current city council is trying and failing to oust them. Women talk about its history, its programs, and ideas related to women's work including immigrant status, poetry, and...
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