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The Art of Living

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Episodes

Indigenization of our Struggle against Capitalism

6/4/2021
Host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Silvia Federici author of Revolution at Ground Zero. The zero point of revolution is our social relations, the violence of capitalism as our primary organizing system has normalized slavery, repression, control, and surveillance of brown and black people. We speak of pandemic but the virus that is killing society is […]

Duration:00:30:24

Uprisings In Columbia

5/20/2021
host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Common Frontiers director Raul Burbano, about the up rising in Colombia. From April 28 to May 8, the violent actions of the state security forces resulted in the death of least 47 people, the arbitrary detention of 963 people, 28 victims of eye-related injuries, and 12 victims of sexual violence. In total, they […]

Duration:00:31:49

Revolution in a time of Pandemic

5/12/2021
host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Jorge Martin about May Day and the significance for workers in Latin America. The man made virus of Capitalism that has shut down economies worldwide. The militarization of life as the response of governments to the pandemic is bullets to those who clamour for justice. Jorge speaks of the repression […]

Duration:00:30:27

Aviva Chomsky “Organizing for Power: Building a 21st Century Labor Movement”

5/4/2021
host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Dr. Aviva Chomsky, about creating a labour movement for the 21st century. The triumph of Neoliberalism has meant that the state no longer works toward the welfare of its population but rather to improve corporations conditions to profit. She speaks of the changing face of the labour movement, the diversity […]

Duration:00:29:06

Humanizing education so that it sustains learners in times of chaos

4/19/2021
Host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Darren Lund, author of The Great White North? Exploring Whiteness, Privilege and Identity in Education. They speak about humanizing education so that it sustains learners in times of chaos. Resilience and hope are cultivated by actions. Likewise a world with justice is co-created daily by our commitments to act and […]

Duration:00:29:11

Climate Front Line producer speaks about need for a new narrative

3/2/2021
Host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Alfredo Gonzalez Valenzuela an environmental scientist and host of Climate Front Line, how it is not enough to understand the science, it is necessary to have a relational connection to nature, and to peoples most impacted by exploitative processes of development. To understand each other as equals and to change […]

Duration:00:29:21

Plain Radical, Living, Loving and learning to leave the Planet Gracefully

2/21/2021
Art of Living host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Robert Jensen on his book Plain Radical, Living, Loving and learning to leave the Planet Gracefully. It’s hard to have hope…What will you tell the generations that come after you’re gone? The young ask the old to hope….what will you tell them? Tell them at least what […]

Duration:00:28:21

To create schools that are deserving of our babies

2/15/2021
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”, what inspires him to stay engaged and the need for compassion for each other during struggle.

Duration:00:27:18

Suzanne Kyra on balance in our personal and professional life

2/1/2021
With over 20 years of experience, Suzanne Kyra, M.A., Registered Clinical Counsellor, is a highly regarded counsellor with offices in West Vancouver and Coquitlam. She is also an international empowerment speaker, CEO of Living Big Events, and an award winning author of “Welcome Home to Yourself” Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson speaks with Suzanne Kyra […]

Duration:00:29:36

Graham Russell speaks about the humanitarian crisis of people trying to flee Honduras

1/26/2021
Host Sylvia Richardson speaks to Graham about the thousands of people trying to flee Honduras, how the western media and politicians have let us down by presenting these humanitarian crisis without any context. Never is it mentioned how US and Canadian resource industries are complicit in the suffering of these people, their role in installing […]

Duration:00:25:07

Transformative power of education

8/31/2020
Art of Living host Sylvia Richardson, speaks with Dr. Eric Davis, about the transformative power of education activated through relational, experiential learning, that student centered and inspire responsibility and responsiveness to the communities we coexist and work within. Education if it is to be transformative must be responsive to context, and student centered, that aligns the heart […]

Duration:00:38:27

Government takes advantage of Pandemic to bail out banks

8/5/2020
We are in the midst of class war says Ellen Brown speaking with Latin Waves host Sylvia Richardson The pandemic reveals the government can make available money on demand. Unfortunately the money has been channeled to bail out banks once again.

Duration:00:29:50

Sacred teachings of Quechua Aymara people about the path to coexistence

6/24/2020
The way to health is consciousness of our interdependence. In this interview Latin Waves Host Sylvia Richardson we speak with Aymara elder Marcelo Saavedra a professor of Indigenous Studies in Ottawa about the path to wholeness. The sacred teachings of Quechua Aymara people about the path to coexistence. From quantum physics to sacred practice coexisting […]

Duration:00:24:56

Exalted Subjects, a critical analysis of race in Canada

6/6/2020
UBC Professor Dr Sunera Thobani speaks about her book Exalted Subjects, she gives a critical analysis of race and how the Canadian state has been active in nationalizing those “so called” Canadian values and then measuring them against the other in society

Duration:00:31:35

Transforming the world with more inclusive education methods

5/27/2020
David E. Kirkland is a trans-disciplinary scholar of English and urban education, who explores the intersections among urban youth culture, language and literacy, urban teacher preparation, and digital media. He analyzes culture, language, and texts, and has expertise in critical literary, ethnographic, and sociolinguistic research methods. He has received many awards for his work, including […]

Duration:00:29:18

Dana Lyons on his album The Three Legged Coyote

5/20/2020
Singer/ Songwriter/activist Dana Lyons speaks about his inspirations for his CD The Three Legged Coyote

Duration:00:32:20

A tribute to Eduardo Galeano , he passed on April 13, 2015

5/12/2020
A tribute to Eduardo Galeano , he passed on April 13, 2015, Eduardo Galeano , Poet and prolific author of several books including his famous Open Veins of Latin America and his latest Mirrors an almost universal history talks about the need for community and communion with nature.

Duration:00:21:00

Sarah Turner Ford on the art of teaching

5/3/2020
Sarah Turner Ford speaks about the art of teaching, holding space and making learning safe is a practice of presence, passion, and playfulness mixed with the rigour of inquiry and reflection.

Duration:00:33:48

Dr Robert Jensen Unlearning Oppression, End of Patriarchy

5/3/2020
Dr Robert Jensen is an emeritus professor in the School of Journalism at the University of Texas at Austin, a founding board member of the Third Coast Activist Resource Center, and a member of the team developing Ecosphere Studies at The Land Institute. Jensens most recent book, The End of Patriarchy: Radical Feminism for Men […]

Duration:00:30:03

Dr Gregory Cajete the ecology of Indigenous education

5/3/2020
Sylvia speaks to author, artist and educator Dr. Gregory Cajete, an elder with of the Tewa Peoples, about . Faced with the affects of colonization on the lives of indigenous people, a dominant Euro-centric education system can no longer be called neutral. How do we build bridges to the many ways of knowing how we […]

Duration:00:29:14