Tagged: humanrights

bm213 Canadians in Amsterdam; The Struggle

bm213 Canadians in Amsterdam; The Struggle

MP3 Audio [26 MB]DownloadShow URL After studying, working, and living in the Netherlands for 5, 10 or even 20 years, people are being deported on technicalities and bureaucratic errors. Faced with the choice of fighting or leaving the life they’ve...
 

bmtv50 Oppression in Russia

bmtv50 Oppression in Russia

This vlog was put together before I left Berlin yesterday. It concerns last week’s gay rights demonstration in Moscow, where once again we see what kind of police state the entire country has become. The rampant homophobia, not only among...

Nuclear Juntas

Nuclear Juntas

Can’t quite finish the vlog I’m working on tonight so instead I wanted to bring up Burma. Or Myanmar, same difference. What strikes me as odd and worthy of attention about Burma is that over the past 6 years they’ve...

LGBT Podcasters in NYC

LGBT Podcasters in NYC

As one of my last activities from the whirwind visit to the US and A, I briefly attended Podcamp NYC, a conference dedicated to podcasting (obviously). Normally I care nothing for these events. The world has bigger concerns than what...

bm196 Legal Issues and Jail Conditions in NOLA

bm196 Legal Issues and Jail Conditions in NOLA

MP3 Audio [18 MB]DownloadShow URL It has been said in post Katrina discussions, that you can’t sue the Army Corps. But in fact, you can and New Orleanians are doing just that. Meanwhile people being held at the city jail...
 

Zimbabwe Has No Oil

Zimbabwe Has No Oil

My good friend and longtime reader Jack wrote to me earlier in the day saying hello and asking if I’d address the forgotten issue of Zimbabwe. And he’s not the first to have done that, BadHAreDay in Lisbon has often...