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Radio — When your city hates poor and homeless people

On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Stephen Harrison and Ashley Mollison of Victoria, British Columbia. Harrison has been documenting the increasing use of physical measures meant to displace poor and homeless people and Mollison … Continue reading

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Radio — Organizing tenants, building solidarity

On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Tammy and Alex about the work of the Hamilton Tenants Solidarity Network. Over the last year and a half, they have been bringing tenants together to fight for … Continue reading

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Radio — Black youth opposing gentrification and empowering community

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Kyturea Jones, Payton Ashe, and Donntayia Jones. They are members of the North End Community Action Committee, a Black youth-led community … Continue reading

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Radio — Connecting and radicalizing struggles across low-income communities

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Scott Neigh speaks with Herb Varley and Ivan Drury. They are organizers with the Alliance Against Displacement, a British Columbia group that is bringing together … Continue reading

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Radio — Organizing very low-income tenants in the Downtown Eastside

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, I speak with Wendy Pederson. She is an organizer with the Downtown Eastside SRO Collaborative, a group that is organizing tenants in single-room occupancy (or … Continue reading

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Radio — Queers against gentrification

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, I speak with Helen Lenskyj and Liisa Schofield. They are members of Queer Trans Community Defence, a group of queer and trans people in Toronto’s … Continue reading

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Radio — More than just a building: Friends of the Khyber defend a community resource

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, I speak with Rebecca Rose and Susan Wolfe of Friends of the Khyber about their efforts to preserve an important community and grassroots space in … Continue reading

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