LeDaro: Stephen Harper Interview with Peter Mansbridge

mark a rayner: Interview in Western News

My authorial compadre at the Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Kane Faucher, did a great job of interviewing me a while back, and it appeared in print today. Seriously. on PAPER, so you know it’s legit! You can read: “Finding humour in a changing landscape” here. Western News is the campus paper “of record” ...

Melissa Fong: Arundhati Roy: A voice for women of colour; opportunity stifled?

“Incredibly disappointed with the organizers of Arundhati Roy’s talk…. did not allow Arundhati to bring out any of her work or political analysis in any meaningful way. The guy talked about typical White Vancouver nonsense …”- Jahanzeb Hussain making critical points on what it means to exercise privilege and teaching lessons on allyship

LeDaro: Reza Aslan interviewed by Fox News: The Stupidest Interview Ever by Fox News

All progressive folks consider Fox News a joke. A study was done which showed that the people who watch Fox News know less than the people who don’t watch news at all. This video is worth watching. “Reza Aslan, a religious scholar with a Ph.D. in the sociology of religions from the University of California ...

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: The Sarcastic Cyborg Debriefs

[recording starts] Is this thing on? Seriously. Is it on? I’m not getting any neural feedback. You humans are so odd. You are human aren’t you? Why don’t you just implant a microphone in your scull — there’s lots of … Continue reading →

calgaryliberal.com: That one Liberal leadership candidate you haven’t heard of yet and probably should –

His name is George Takach. He’s in the second tier of fundraisers — along with front runners Martha Hall Findlay and Marc Garneau – and is making inroads into the party faithful and the web-aware around Canada. Just recently he finished an Ask Me Anything question and answer session on the political subreddit ‘Canada Politics’ where ...

The Canadian Progressive: Info Graphic: The Evolution Of The Job Search

By The Canadian Progressive Reporters | Jan. 30, 2013 via The Daily Muse:   We recommend:Fight for Internet freedom, ditch GoDaddy nowOperation Last Resort: Anonymous Declares ‘War’ On U.S. GovernmentWelcome to #Ottawapiskat, the “Settler Nations” reserve and Canada’s capitalOn Canada’s Independence Day, #DenounceHarper & #HappyCanadaDayThis year, Ramadan has a serious Google twistThis Is Generation Waking ...

LeDaro: Conan O’Brein Spoof: Piers Morgan interviews Alex Jones on Guns

calgaryliberal.com: Liberal Leadership 2013: Deborah Coyne Interview (44:29)

Vincent sat down with federal Liberal leadership candidate Deborah Coyne (website, wikipedia) on Wednesday to get a better feel about her ideas, her policies, and her vision for Canada. In this interview she touches on important issues like what it takes to build up the party in Alberta, the Northern Gateway pipeline, resource development in ...

mark a rayner | scribblings, squibs & sundry monkey joys: The Beard Wars, an Oral History

“Captain Chiggerson, can you hear me? Captain?” “I can hear you! I’m blind not deaf.” “Sorry Captain, but you didn’t seem to be responding,” the historian asked. He was a young man, and was frankly shocked by the Captain’s long … Continue reading →

bastard.logic: David Banner on the Shooting of Trayvon Martin: “We Have to Get Some Type of Legislation Now.”

Gulf Coast hip hop impresario David Banner drops some straight knowledge re: Trayvon, race, and class in the US of A in this BlackEnterprise.com interview: “The fact [is] we have to get some type of legislation now. “What do we want to see implemented to make sure this doesn’t happen again because y’know American culture, ...

The Skwib: Zach Galifianakis interview Charlize Theron

Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: Charlize Theron from Between Two Ferns Alltop has sweaty thighs too.

LeDaro: Herman Cain: In-depth interview. :)

Herman Cain the presidential candidate 2012

CalgaryLiberal: Alberta Liberal Leadership Survey: Bruce Payne

Introduce Yourself (Part I) [[Visit blog to check out this spoiler]] Leadership (Part II) [[Visit blog to check out this spoiler]] Issues (Part III) [[Visit blog to check out this spoiler]]

Art Threat: Radio Without Boundaries: Breaking free of format and formula – Interview with Public Radio Remix founder Roman Mars

“If it makes a sound, it’s radio to me.” — Roman Mars One of the targets for serious re-imagining at the Radio Without Boundaries conference (which finished up yesterday in Toronto) was traditional radio. Long considered a cultural wasteland, the befouled soundscapes of industrial radio have inspired a new generation of artists who are actively ...

Art Threat: Radio Without Boundaries: Tapping into the treasures of fictional ‘truths’ – An interview with Jonathan Goldstein

Sound is such a pervasive part of our cultural experience that we hardly notice it. For instance, who says of the digital revolution that it is a revolution in sound? And yet, that is exactly what is taking place in cultural outposts around the world. Pioneering creators are bringing traditions of experimental discovery, aesthetics and ...

bastard.logic: Obligatory ‘John Mayer is a Dick’ Post

by matttbastard Stay classy, you racist, sexist douche piñata. Photo: Jared Polin Recommend this post at Progressive Bloggers