Tag Archives: Rights Action

Where the Waters Divide Neoliberalism, White Privilege, and Environmental Racism in Canada

​​​​​The interview examines how Neo-liberal reforms (in the manner of De-regulation, austerity measures, common sense policies, privatization, etc.) are woven through and shape contemporary racial inequality in Canadian society. Using recent controversies in drinking water contamination and solid waste and … Continue reading

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Dana Lyons on his CD The Three Legged Coyote

Singer/ Songwriter/activist Dana Lyons speaks about his inspirations for his  CD The Three Legged Coyote ***Encore Show for the Holidays**

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Cultivating the habits and virtues that co-create the path to coexistence

Latin waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with author Robert Jensen about cultivating the habits and virtues that co-create the path to coexistence. This interview is an invitation to integrate our political, cultural, spiritual and ecological worlds and ways of being … Continue reading

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Finding sustainable paths to coexisting is a call we all must answer

Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speak with Aymara Elder and Professor of Indigenous Studies Marcelo Saavedra about the human journey of cultivating roots and becoming grounded to the life regeneration cycles of mother earth. In a world mired in ecological, … Continue reading

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Tropic of Chaos: Climate Change and the New Geography of Violence

Christian Parenti is an American investigative journalist and author. His books include: Lockdown America: Police and Prisons in the Age of Crisis (2000), a survey of the rise of the prison industrial complex from the Nixon through Reagan Eras and … Continue reading

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Canadian Elections, more accountability, ethics and transparency from all political parties,

Duff Conacher, LL.B., is an internationally recognized leader in the area of democratic reform and government accountability. He is a former Ralph Nader’s Raider and he has worked as a researcher, community organizer and educator, legal intern and consultant. A … Continue reading

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Kinsman on his book The Canadian War on Queers

With the annual Gay Pride celebrations quickly approaching in many cities across the country we speak to Gary Kinsman, one of Canada’s leading academics on lesbian, gay bisexual and transgender issues , He speaks about past victories and struggles that … Continue reading

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Parenti – Waiting for Yesterday: Pages from a Street Kid’s Life

Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson interviews Michael Parenti on his latest book Waiting for Yesterday: Pages from a Street Kid’s Life. His insightful and poignant memoir invites us to playfully and artfully see the paradox of light and darkness that … Continue reading

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The role and potential of the first Canadian Social Forum

Co-host Stuart Richardson speaks to Ana Collins, Indigenous Coordinator for the Peoples Social Forum about the purpose and critical role a social forum can have in social change. The Peoples’ Social Forum, to be held in Ottawa, August 21-24, 2014, … Continue reading

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PSA promoting historic first Canadian Social Forum

Peoples Social Forum: Ottawa, August 21-24 ,2014 http://www.peoplessocialforum.org/ Build together, win together! The Future is Ours! Michael Albert Znet, Haida elder Bill Lightbaum,Marcelo Saavedra an Indigenous Bolivian leader , Sylvia Richarson host of Latin Waves author or Fleshmapping

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