Author Archives: Scott

REBROADCAST: An Indigenous approach to responding to gender violence

Last week, Talking Radical Radio host and producer Scott Neigh moved. This meant that when the editing labour would have been required to produce an episode of the show for this week, he was busy packing, unpacking, and otherwise engaging … Continue reading

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Radio — Solidarity in Canada with the people of Haiti

Ralph Jean-Paul of Winnipeg and Travis Ross of Montreal are two of the core members of the Canada-Haiti Information Project, originally founded almost a decade and a half ago as the Canada-Haiti Action Network. Scott Neigh interviews them about events … Continue reading

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Radio — Inspiring community action on climate change through film

Kai Reimer-Watts is a filmmaker and a community activist based in Waterloo, Ontario. His first feature-length documentary is Beyond Crisis, “a meditative call to action that explores what it means to be living in this new era of climate change, … Continue reading

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Radio — Working to reinvigorate Canada’s peace movement

Dave Gehl and Ed Lehman are members of the Regina Peace Council. Over their decades of involvement in issues of war and peace, they have seen the peace movement grow and shrink multiple times. They believe that the world needs … Continue reading

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Radio: Prisoner justice – from speaking out to organizing on the ground

El Jones is a poet, educator, and organizer based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and is the city’s former poet laureate. She is deeply involved in working for justice for prisoners through a combined prisoner-led radio show and community organization called … Continue reading

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Radio — People with lived experience of homelessness walking for justice

Kym Hines, Hugh Lampkin, and Cynthia Travers are social justice activists who have lived experience of homelessness. Hines is an anti-poverty activist involved in a number of groups in Victoria, British Columbia. Lampkin is the vice-president of the Vancouver Area … Continue reading

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Radio — Fighting for the rights of disabled women

Bonnie Brayton is the executive of the DisAbled Women’s Netowrk (or DAWN) Canada, the country’s only national advocacy organization focused on the needs and rights of women with disabilities. Scott Neigh interviews her about the issues that disabled women and … Continue reading

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