Tag Archives: Hamilton

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: Learning for today from working-class history

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, I speak with York University labour historian Craig Heron about his multiple award-winning book Lunch-Bucket Lives: Remaking the Workers’ City (Between the Lines, 2015), and … Continue reading

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Radio — #WeBelieveSurvivors: Challenging rape culture after the Ghomeshi case

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, I speak with Erin Crickett, the public education coordinator at the Sexual Assault Centre Hamilton and Area (SACHA). She devised the #IBelieveSurvivors and #WeBelieveSurvivors hashtag … Continue reading

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Radio — A victory for migrant justice: Hamilton as ‘sanctuary city’

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Caitlin Craven and Josee Oliphant talk about the organizing that went into winning a unanimous city council vote in Hamilton, Ontario, that declared it the … Continue reading

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Talking Radical Radio: Challenging wage theft with direct action

On this week’s episode of Talking Radical Radio, Alex Diceanu, a trade unionist and a community organizer in Hamilton, Ontario, talks about his work with Steel City Solidarity. Rather than depending on bureaucratic mechanisms or government action, SCS mobilizes people … Continue reading

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