Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension

Winnipeg Gang Members Offer Solutions to street violence; Restoring the Canadian Left; Canada's Greatest Troubador, Stan Rogers

| September 24, 2009


Artist: Canadian Dimension
Title: Alert! Radio #127 - Sept 24, 2009
Year: 2009
Genre: Current Affairs
Length: 0:57:08
Format: 22.05kHz, 64Kbps

Show Notes:

Alert! Radio #127 - Six members of North End Winnipeg’s street gangs offer their opinions on how to end violence on the streets of Winnipeg.  Political Economist Thom Workman says that the Left has little new to say, sits on the margins of Canadian society and needs radical restoration. Mitch Podolak muses on the life and music of Stan Rogers, Canada’s most gifted folk artist.


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