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GroundWire | August 28

29 August 2017 - 12:36pm
Unsanctioned Overdose Prevention Site goes up in Toronto & WSDA take on coastal fish farms in BC This episode of GroundWire is produced by CKUT 90.3FM in Montreal broadcasting from the traditional unceded territory of the Haudenosaunee (Mohawk) nation.  

Headlines

  Parkdale Renters Strike in Toronto ends in victory | Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, GW

Traditional Mi’kmaq District Chiefs oppose Junex projects in Gaspesie, Quebec | Greg Macdougall, Media Co-op, with files from Collectif Anarchives   Features   Unsanctioned Overdose Prevention Site goes up in Toronto | Mick Sweetman, CJRU   Wild Salmon Defenders Alliance take on coastal fish farms in BC | Gunargie O'Sullivan, Co-op Radio   Community Radio Report   Youth Radio Camp takes over CKUT's airwaves | Tamara Filyavich, CKUT   Music this week was by Oz 12 and Cathy Cook.

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June 5 | Two Spirit Pow Wow, Walk 4 Salish Sea, Prison Farms & Homalco First Nation Radio gathering

5 June 2017 - 5:06pm

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This episode of GroundWire was produced on Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe traditional territory in Kingston by CFRC.

Headlines

Defence Minister mispronounces Kingston Land Declaration at the RMC graduation | CFRC

Land Defenders at Imperial Metals AGM | Joel Benson & Zoë Ludski, CJMP

Features

Two Spirit Pow Wow | Süss, CKUW

Walk 4 Salish Sea | Chris Cook, CFUV

Prison Farms new plant based farming | CFRC

Community Radio Report

Highlights from the Future of First Nations, Inuit and Métis broadcasting convergence hosted by Homalco First Nation Radio | Coutney Harrop, GroundWire with files from http://indigenousradio.ca/Campbell-River.php
 

Thanks to hosts Jasmine Chapman, Lucas Wang, & Karin Pryal, all of our contributors as well as Gretchen King and Omme-Salma Rahemtullah.

Music by Kassador with Talk About It and Stewart Legere with Wishes in Wells.

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