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The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, brings the revolutionary struggle in Canada to life with street recordings, interviews, and deep analysis. Every three months, The Red Review releases seasonal analysis on the most important struggles in Canada and internationally, from struggles for Indigenous self-determination to resisting Canada imperialism. In between, we interview community organizers, authors, politicians, and unionists.

The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, brings the revolutionary struggle in Canada to life with street recordings, interviews, and deep analysis. Every three months, The Red Review releases seasonal analysis on the most important struggles in Canada and internationally, from struggles for Indigenous self-determination to resisting Canada imperialism. In between, we interview community organizers, authors, politicians, and unionists.

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Canada

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The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, brings the revolutionary struggle in Canada to life with street recordings, interviews, and deep analysis. Every three months, The Red Review releases seasonal analysis on the most important struggles in Canada and internationally, from struggles for Indigenous self-determination to resisting Canada imperialism. In between, we interview community organizers, authors, politicians, and unionists.

Twitter:

@sa_canada

Language:

English


Episodes

Capitalism is the Virus, Unionizing is a Vaccine

7/4/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this special episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we rebroadcast a conversation between Emily, Daniel, and comrade Chris Wanamaker, host of The Open Mic, a Literary...

Duration:00:54:14

Through the Looking Glass — Comparing Canadian and Australian Politics with Isabelle Moreton

6/20/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily and Daniel talk with Isabelle Moreton of Brisbane, Australia. Isabelle provides analysis and commentary on various...

Duration:01:08:12

Canada Supports Slaughter in Yemen — with Hamza of Yemeni Community Canada

5/2/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Daniel talks with Hamza, a lead organizer with Yemeni Community Canada! He speaks out about the seven-year Saudi-led...

Duration:00:32:05

The Red Review Trailer

4/30/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. Hi Comrades, Check out the first promo/new intro for The Red Review. I enjoyed cutting together different soundbites from the first season of the podcast and tried to highlight the breadth of...

Duration:00:00:29

The Winter Review — "Please sign me up for some backdoor socialism"

4/6/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, where hosts Emily and Daniel cover important struggles from the December into March, including the ambulance shortage in...

Duration:01:21:29

The Red Review — Tales from Street-level: The Anti-Mandate Convoy Comes to Town

3/14/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. You can reach us at redreview[at]protonmail.com In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Daniel talks with comrade Yvonne from Vancouver about what happened...

Duration:00:34:36

The Red Review — Class Struggle or Just a "Con"voy?

3/7/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. You can reach us at redreview[at]protonmail.com In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily and Daniel take you on a deep dive into the anti-mandate convoy? Is...

Duration:01:18:29

The Red Review — Challenging Eco-colonialism Using Indigenous Science with Dr. Jessica Hernandez

1/31/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. We demand Self-Determination for Indigenous Peoples. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily and Daniel talk with Dr. Jessica Hernandez about her new book, Fresh Banana Leaves, and...

Duration:00:49:35

The Red Review — Interview with Theresa Tait-Day about Wet'suwet'en Self-Determination

1/10/2022
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In the final bonus episode of this season of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily, Flo, and Daniel interview Theresa Tait-Day or Chief Wi'hali'yte of the Wet'suwet'en nation about what Indigenous...

Duration:01:12:54

The Red Review — Oct. and Nov. 2021 Recapped

12/6/2021
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back, RCMP off Indigenous land, and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily and Daniel discuss major developments across the Canadian State and provide an important update on the struggle for...

Duration:00:56:31

The Red Review — Canadian Complicity in Tigrayan Genocide FT. Fifi of Tigrayan Advocacy Canada

11/29/2021
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Daniel interviews Fifi, a lead organizer with Tigrayan Advocacy Canada. Fifi is a graduate student in the field of international political...

Duration:01:00:46

The Red Review — New Brunswick CUPE Workers on Strike FT. Mackenzie Thomason Provincial Leader of the NDP

11/15/2021
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, Emily and Daniel interview Mackenzie Thomason, bus driver, CUPE 1253 member, and recently acclaimed leader of the New Brunswick NDP. Mackenzie...

Duration:00:49:50

The Red Review — The Case for Demilitarization FT. Tamara Lorincz

10/18/2021
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconciliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we feature an interview with Canadian Foreign Policy Institute Fellow, anti-war activist, and No New Fighter Jets organizer Tamara...

Duration:00:44:44

Episode 5 — September 2021 in Review and Election Recap

10/4/2021
In this September 2021 edition of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we magnify demands that weren’t on offer during the 2021 federal election. Featuring (vote) Palestine, defunding the RCMP and police, encampment evictions, the fight for abortion rights, the collapse of the Green Party, Western University students walk out of class, Albertain Superstore employees vote for strike mandate, and the release of Meng Wanzhou. You can find Socialist Action on Youtube, Facebook,...

Duration:01:10:00

The Red Review — Interview with Life-Long Revolutionary Judy Koch

9/20/2021
You can write into the podcast at redreview[at]protonmail.com! In this Bonus Episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we introduce listeners to a new series, where we interview comrades with 50+ years of organizing experience! Our first guest is Judy Koch, a feminist, disability rights activist, anti-zionist Jew, and currently the Co-Chair of the Federal NDP People Living with Disabilities Caucus. You can find Socialist Action on Youtube, Facebook, and Twitter, or...

Duration:00:27:56

Episode 4 — August 2021 in Review and Election Coverage

9/8/2021
Content Warning: This episode contains brief discussion of suicidal ideation. If you're dealing with mental-health concerns, help is available. If you're in crisis or in need of assistance, call 416-408-HELP or go to your nearest hospital. You can find other resources at Crisis Services Canada. In this August 2021 edition of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we bring a radical approach to election coverage. In anticipation of the snap election taking place on Sep 20th, we...

Duration:01:18:25

The Red Review — A Deep Dive into Haiti's Colonial Past and Present Ft. Yves Engler

8/16/2021
All the people who work on The Red Review live and work on stolen Indigenous lands across Turtle Island. There can be no reconcilliation without restitution, which includes Land Back and seizing the assets of the major resource corporations and returning them to the commons. In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we feature an interview with Montreal-based activist, author, and Canadian foreign policy expert Yves Engler. Prompted by the assassination of...

Duration:00:55:54

Episode 3 — July 2021 in Review

8/2/2021
In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we cover what happened in Canada in July 2021 and our imperialist state's role in atrocities abroad. Featuring Israeli apartheid and Palestinian resistance, the propaganda of a police funeral, victory at 1492 Land Back Lane, the Irving empire and CUPE job action, Cuban protests and manufacturing consent, west coast on fire and historic drowths, encampment evictions and resistance, and censure UofT. And in two weeks, we...

Duration:01:04:11

The Red Review — Socialists at the Canadian Labour Congress

7/19/2021
In this bonus episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we interview Julius Arscott and Jennie Esnard, who ran for President and Executive Vice-President as part of the Labour Forward slate at the 2021 Canadian Labour Congress convention. Get the inside scoop on how militant socialists and labour organizers are fighting to put movement back in the Labour Movement. You can find Socialist Action on Youtube, Facebook, and Twitter, or visit our website for more information....

Duration:00:22:12

Episode 2 — June 2021 in Review

7/5/2021
In this episode of The Red Review, brought to you by Socialist Action, we cover what happened in Canada in June 2021 and our imperialist state's role in atrocities abroad. Featuring Israeli apartheid and Palestinian resistance, cops getting away with murder, old-growth logging at Fairy Creek, the beheading of the Egerton Ryerson Statue, the housing ‘free market,’ rising Islamophobia, Ford’s use of the notwithstanding clause, more unmarked graves found at residential ‘schools’ and...

Duration:01:21:09