GroundWire | November 23, 2015: Criminalization of LGBTQ prisoners, opposing the North West LNG project

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This episode of GroundWire was produced on Haudenosaunee and Anishinabe traditional territory in Kingston by CRFC.  Hosted by Nathan Bateman, CFRC.

Headlines 

Criminalization of LGBTQ and two spirited prisoners in the Grand Valley Institute Federal Women's Prison located in Kitchener, Ontario | CKUT Prison Radio and Carly Forbes, CILU

Skeena Watershed Conservation Coalition sign letter in support of Lax Kw' alaams heriditary Chieff Yahaan opposing the North West liquified natural gas project  | Sheila Ferrando, CKUT

University of Toronto students rally on campus in support of University of Missouri | Omme-Salma Rahmentullah, GroundWire

The B.C. Supreme Court dismissed a judicial review of a controversial alpine ski resort launched by the West Kootney EcoSociety | Catherine Fisher, CJLY

Features 

Concerns over Manitoba Hydro's treatment of workers in remote northern site | Michael Welch, CKUW

Septembre Anderson discusses an incident where a black Toronto middle-school student was called to the principal's office over her natural hair  | Mick Sweetman, CJRU

Community Radio Report

Apology for an interview that was retracted from the last episode of GroundWire

Special thanks this week also goes to Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, Nathan Bateman, Mat Wilush, Prison Radio CKUT, Sheila Ferrando, Gunargie O'Sullivan, Catherine Fisher, Michael Welch, Mick Sweetman and Carly Forbes.

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