Realities of Inuit Housing Addressing the past and the present housing crisis in Canada's north

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 06/28/2012 - 02:53
Author

Candice Cascanette

An ongoing housing crisis across Inuit homelands affects the lives in Inuit communities every day. Inuit are overrepresented in the Montreal homeless population. Overcrowding, inadequate and unsafe housing conditions, a lack of available housing,and deterioration of traditional Inuit lifestyles and economic survival all contribute to the current state of Inuit housing across Canada's north. This radio documentary explores the roots of Inuit homelessness which are deeply embedded in colonial state interference in Inuit affairs and their way of life.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 06/27/2012 - 04:45
Author

Michael Slate

"Amnesty International Sells US War, US Troops Moving In On Africa and Getting Down to BAsics with the People of Sanford, Florida"

Ann Wright, Ret. US Colonel, and former State Dept. official who left the State Dept in opposition to the War on Iraq, calls out Amnesty International's new campaign to paint the War on Afghanistan as a NATO humanitarian effort and the dangers that poses for the world.

Glen Ford, Journalist and executive editor of Black Agenda Report, discusses the role of AFRICOM and the recent escalation in the number of US troops stationed in Africa.

CKUT radio: Perspectives on Quebec student uprising

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 06/23/2012 - 19:56
Author

Stefan Christoff

Listen to an in studio discussion on CKUT Radio's Red Square Report on the student struggle in Quebec against government moves to hike university tuition fees $1,778 over seven years, a 82 per cent increase per student, within the broader context of a neo-liberal attack on public institutions in Quebec.

The Shortwave Report 06/22/12 Listen Globally

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 06/22/2012 - 00:04
Author

Dan Roberts

Dear Radio Friend,
The latest Shortwave Report (June 22) is up at the website http://www.outfarpress.com/shortwave.shtml in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (128kb)(27MB), broadcast quality (16MB), and quickdownload or streaming form (6MB) (28:59) Links at page bottom
This week's show features stories from NHK World Radio Japan, Radio Deutsche-Welle, Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, and the Voice of Russia.

The Shortwave Report 06/15/12 Listen Globally

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 06/14/2012 - 23:42
Author

Dan Roberts

Dear Radio Friend,
The latest Shortwave Report (June 15) is up at the website http://www.outfarpress.com/shortwave.shtml in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (128kb)(27MB), broadcast quality (16MB), and quickdownload or streaming form (6MB) (28:59) Links at page bottom

The Shortwave Report 06/08/12 Listen Globally

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 06/07/2012 - 23:34
Author

Dan Roberts

Dear Radio Friend,
The latest Shortwave Report (June 8) is up at the website http://www.outfarpress.com/shortwave.shtml in 3 forms- (new) HIGHEST QUALITY (128kb)(27MB), broadcast quality (16MB), and quickdownload or streaming form (6MB) (28:59) Links at page bottom
This week's show features stories from Spanish National Radio, Radio Havana Cuba, Radio Deutsche-Welle, the Voice of Russia, and NHK World Radio Japan.

THE MICHAEL SLATE SHOW

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 06/06/2012 - 06:05
Author

Michael Slate

Dr. Leroy Carhart, Director of the Abortion & Contraception Clinic of Nebraska. While so many accept the Hyde Amendment as the "common ground" compromise, Dr. Carhart reveals the devastating impact of this amendment on the lives of women - especially poor women of color.

David Heilbroner, co-director of the film Stonewall Uprising, discusses the historic significance of the Stonewall Uprising - the first "in the street" rebellion of gay people - and its continuing impact today

YouthSpeaksOut! on Native American Big Time in Covelo

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 06/05/2012 - 20:02
Author

Dan Roberts

YouthSpeaksOut! is a 60 minute monthly program with high school students in Mendocino County, California. The hosts are the native students, from Covelo, California, who produced an amazing day of singing and dancing from native tribes from all over California. The hosts discuss what a Big Time is, how they produced it, and the affect on the Covelo community. There is also a stellar presentation by Maggie Steel, a native woman from Sacramento. And singing and chanting from the groups who performed. Really worth listening to. PLEASE NOTIFY ME IF YOU REBROADCAST