Alert! Radio # 213: Historical events in three provinces| April 30, 2012
ALERT examines recent history making developments in three provinces: Quebec, Alberta, and B.C.
(5:58-10:14) Around the Left - Activities and events of interest across Canada.
(10:23-21:05) Trevor Harrison - The Political Sociologist and Parkland Institute Director returns for a second week in a row to help explain the surprising Alberta election results and what Canadians can expect from An Alison Redford government.
(21:11-31:20) Richard Fidler - The independent activist and blogger dissects the growing political power of the Quebec student strike.
(31:26-40:25) Derrick O'keefe - The Vancouver-based activist, Canadian Dimension contributor and rabble editor accounts for the victories of New Democrats in two B.C. by-elections in Liberal strongholds, and examines opposition to the controversial Kinder Morgan Pipeline.
(40:35-58:39) MUSIC IS THE WEAPON - Mitch Podolak replaying songs classic 1955 album Talking Union from the Almanac Singers. Part 2 in the special lead-up to International Workers' Day.