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Prison Radio Show

Jul 8, 2021

This show features an interview with Safiyah Husein. She is a lawyer and senior policy analyst with the John Howard Society of Ontario. We discuss the work she is doing to change Canada’s record suspension system to remove obstacles to finding and securing steady employment.
We also have a new piece from Muti...


May 29, 2021

Show features a long news section, including audio from a commemoration for Regis Korchinski-Paquet, a Black and Indigenous woman who was killed by police in Toronto in May 2020. The feature interview was with Alessandro Stella talking about recent arrests of Italian political refugees in France, including ex-members...


May 14, 2021

This episode showcases some events from the life of Dacajeweiah, also known as Splitting the Sky, who was a Kanienʼkehá꞉ka man who spent time in prison and was in Attica during the uprising in 1971. He was subsequently released and participated in a number of land defense struggles, including the struggle for...


May 11, 2021

This show featured lots of news and music as well as audio from Cory Cardinal, who was still incarcerated at the time but has since been released. Cardinal talked to us about the hunger strikes he participated in over the winter as well as the situation more broadly facing Indigenous prisoners like himself. We also...


Apr 9, 2021

This show features a long interview with Margrit Shiller, author of the recently translated book "Remembering the Armed Struggle" about her time in the Red Army Faction, an armed struggle group in Germany that was active between 1970 and 1998. Shiller was involved in the group between 1971 and 1977 and spent most of...