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Coronavirus pandemic is more than a medical crisis, it is also a political and ideological crisis
April 05, 2021

The current coronavirus pandemic is more than a medical crisis, it is also a political and ideological crisis. It is a crisis deeply rooted in years of neglect by neoliberal governments that denied the importance of public health and the public good wh...

6th year anniversary of the war in Yemen
March 29, 2021

Host Stuart Richardson interviews Azza Rojbi North African social justice and anti-racism activist, author of the book "U.S. & Saudi War on the People of Yemen" (Battle of Ideas Press, 2019) and secretary of Vancouver’s anti-war coalition Mobilization ...

The art for social justice
March 23, 2021

Latin waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with film maker Jesse Freeston, about the art for social justice.his film Resistencia released in 2015 was a gift to the untold histories of struggled in Central America against imperialism,

Venezuela, Resistance to empire
March 15, 2021

Latin waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Sociologist Dr. Maria Paez Victor about resistance to empire. The USA continued violence against Venezuela unveils the many faces of USA imperialism political, economic, military and media wars.

History of oppression and repression of Haiti poor majority, Western powers complicit
March 08, 2021

Yves Engler (born 1979) is a Montreal writer and political activist. In addition to seven published books, Engler’s writings have appeared in the alternative press and in mainstream publications such as The Globe and Mail, Toronto Star,

Organizing during COVID, the intrinsic value of the people who grow our food
March 01, 2021

David Bacon is a photojournalist, author, political activist, and union organizer who has focused on labor issues, particularly those related to immigrant labor. Some of his popular books include, Illegal People,

New Green Deal or Military Spending, which future will we fight for
February 21, 2021

Host Stuart Richardson interviews Bruce Gagnon, coordinator of the Global Network Against Weapons and Nuclear Power in Space and publisher of a blog called Organizing Notes. We speak about why Bath Iron Works ship yard (a shipbuilding yard in Maine tha...

To create schools that are deserving of our babies
February 15, 2021

Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with David E. Kirkland, Vice Dean for Equity, and Community Action at NYU. The responsibility for educator to engage with issues of social justice. " To create schools that are deserving of our babies",

Robinhood Reddit and when average people gamble on the Stock Market
February 08, 2021

Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Ellen Brown about a populist revolution to Occupy Wall Street. The story of how using a game-like trading app called "Robinhood" a Reddit social media forum caused GameStop shares to rise up nearly 900% in...

Social Movements in 2020, Capitalism and Covid and new president Joe Biden
February 01, 2021

Host Sylvia Richardson speaks to Jorge Marti  about social movements in 2020 in both South and North America, how Neo Liberalism and decades of austerity have left powerful capitalism societies unprepared for the pandemic. -