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From Embers

Jan 30, 2020

An interview with John Clarke, a founder and long-time organizer with the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty in Toronto. OCAP has played a key role in the anti-poverty movement in Ontario over the past three decades, deploying a creative variety of militant and confrontational tactics in the interests of meeting...


Jan 16, 2020

Matt Hern is a long-time writer and community organizer in Vancouver.

We discuss the projects and ideas he’s engaged with over the past several decades, including his upbringing and politicization, having kids and establishing alternative schools, a critical perspective on social ecology, community organizing and...


Jan 9, 2020

A conversation with Stu, a founding member of Dragonfly Farm. Dragonfly is a rural communal land project near Bancroft, Ontario that was founded in 1978. We talk about how he and his friends got the land, how they've endured and navigated conflict over the years, and advice he has for folks wanting to live rurally...


Jul 25, 2019

Conversation with two organizers from Anti-Police Power Surrey (APPS), a
grassroots organization committed to building collective resistance to
police and the systems of power and domination they uphold: capitalism,
colonialism, and white supremacy. They are active on the unceded, stolen
territories of the Kwantlen,...


Jun 7, 2019

Audio from a panel at the Montreal Anarchist Bookfair.

Hosts from The Solecast, Intersection'elle, Changing On The Fly, and From Embers discuss questions about podcasting, Internet culture, radio, privacy, and "being a personality."

Music in this episode is Sole, off his album Destituent.

Also it's the one year...