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Groundwire Episode 1: Migrant justice, land claims and more

This episode of GroundWire was produced at CHRW in London, Ontario by 
Ed von Aderkas.

Hosted by: Emily Stewart  and Julian Uzielli of CHRW.

Headlines:

1:25 Migrant justice group, No One is Illegal protests changes to the 
Temporary Foreign Workers Program | Mina Ramos, CFRU

3:50 The Tsilhqotin First Nation win a landmark land claim case at the 
Supreme Court of Canada | Courtney Harrop, CJMP

5:25 The BC Yukon Association of Drug War Survivors, supported by the 
Pivot Legal Society argued to British Columbia’s Supreme Court that a 
number of city bylaws in Abbotsford, BC are unconstitutional, because 
they prevent access to safe shelter for homeless Canadians. | Catherine 
Fisher, CJLY

6:25 Highlights from Toronto World Pride. | Ed von Aderkas, CHRW

7:50 Canadian Tarek Loubani, who was imprisoned in Egypt last summer, 
says his country should take a stronger stance against the sentencing of 
Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy in Egypt. | Julian Uzielli, CHRW

Features:

11:55 Analysis of the British Columbia Teachers Federation strike.| 
Maegan Thomas, CJSF and Andy Longhurst, CiTR

17:50 A feature interview with feminist activist David Futrelle, who 
writes the popular gender equity blog: We Hunted the Mammoth. | Angie 
St. Mars and Jen Unwin, CKUW

Community Radio Report:

23:50 A feature interview with Devin Pielle, the new First Nations 
Language Coordinator at CJMP in Powell River, British Columbia. | Rachel 
Swatek, NCRA

Music:
“That’s Okay” by Roland Prevost, off  his album “One in Breath.”
“Sheltered” by Metro4, off their album “Day One.”

GroundWire thanks:
Ed von Aderkas, Andy Longhurst, Emily Stewart, Julian Uzielli and 
Rachel Swatek

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