The Road Home with Jamil Jivani

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8 - Radicalization and Violence

On this episode of The Road Home, Jamil speaks with Anamaria Cardona, Communication Director at the Centre For the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence (CPRLV) in Montreal. You can learn more about the CPRLV at https://info-radical.org/en/ or on Twitter at @info_radical.

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7 - Race, Education and Colour Blindness

On this episode of The Road Home, Jamil speaks with Coleman Hughes, a writer, musician and philosophy student at Columbia University. The conversation stretches from hip hop and jazz music to education and race. Coleman also discusses his recent writing in the Wall Street Journal, "Martin Luther King, Color Blind Radical."

You can follow Coleman on Twitter at @coldxman.

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6 - White Supremacy

In this episode, Jamil speaks with Maxime Fiset, a former neo-nazi who now works as a project manager the Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence in Montreal. Jamil and Maxime discuss redemption, forgiveness, and La Bombe—Maxime's documentary on the rise of the far-right.

Learn more about the Centre for the Prevention of Radicalization Leading to Violence at: https://info-radical.org/en/

Find Maxime on Twitter @maximemfiset

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5 - Community Safety

In this episode of the podcast, Jamil Jivani speaks with James Favel, who is executive director of Bear Clan Patrol in Winnipeg, Manitoba. James and his team of concerned citizens patrol the streets of Winnipeg to reduce crime in their neighborhoods, and build bridges between Indigenous communities and local police.

Please note, some coarse language is used in this episode.

Learn more about Bear Clan Patrol at www.bearclanpatrolinc.com

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4 - Reconciliation

In this episode of The Road Home, Jamil Jivani speaks with Jack Toth and Gerald Auger at the Impact Society in Calgary, Alberta. Jack and Gerald discuss their paths to supporting youth leadership development, and how their partnership fits into the wider context of Canadian history and ongoing truth and reconciliation efforts.

 

Learn more about the Impact Society at www.impactsociety.com

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3 - Gangsters

In this episode, Jamil Jivani is joined by Amir Javid, a youth advocate helping young men leave gangs in the Vancouver area of British Columbia. Amir shares what it really takes to help young men leave a criminal lifestyle, what he has learned about why young men join street gangs and the personal costs of trying to make a difference in the lives of troubled young people.

Find Amir on Twitter and Instagram @realworldtruth

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2 - Mental Health

In episode two of The Road Home, Jamil Jivani is joined by Dan Nixon and Calvin "Kalvonix" Tiu. Dan and Calvin are members of the Jack.org youth network, which trains and supports young people to have necessary conversations about mental health. Dan and Calvin open up about why reducing the stigma around mental health is important to them, and what they're doing to make a positive difference.

Learn more at www.jack.org

Find Dan on Twitter @dannixon and Calvin @kalvonix

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1 - Starting The Road Home

On the first episode of The Road Home, Jamil Jivani welcomes CFL Hall of Famer and philanthropist Michael "Pinball" Clemons, who inspired this podcast with his passion for supporting young leaders. Pinball powerfully articulates his vision for moving young people from the margins to the mainstream of our society and what he hopes listeners will learn from being part of The Road Home.

Visit www.pinballfoundation.ca to learn more about the Pinball Clemons Foundation

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