In our ongoing coverage of Colombia’s peace negotiations to end more than half a century of civil war, we speak with exec director of CEDSIS Sonia Goez about the latest. She discusses her work with youth in the peace process. Another big shout out to the Colombian Human Rights Committee.
While the question of abortion is usually centered around religion; this episode shows how the real issue behind abortion is actually poverty. How does the debate change when seen under this context? Jocelyn Viterna, assoc Prof of Sociology @ Harvard Univ, explains why.
2015 marks the 35th anniversary of revolutionary leader Walter Rodney of Guyana. Very little is ever discussed regarding the struggle for social justice in the West Indies/Caribbean. Let alone one of its biggest figures. Prof Wazir Mohammed from the Univ of Indiana tells us about the life and times of Walter Rodney.