November 9, 2015 : World Kobane Day, vigil for native women, and sale of Turner Island

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This episode of GroundWire was produced on traditional territories of the Mississaugas of the New Credit by the GroundWire National Coordination Team in Toronto. 

Hosted by Carly Forbes and Jayal Chung at CILU in Thunder Bay.

Headlines 

Ontario banning of police racist carding practices | Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, GroundWire

Restoration of funding to the Refugee health program and and Coalition for Migrant Worker's Rights Canada rallies to improve working conditions for migrant workers | Carly Forbes, CILU

Features 

Vigil in Montreal for Native Women that were affected by police violence in Northern Quebec | Celia Robinovitch, CKUT

World Kobane Day in Winnipeg commemorates Kurdish resistance | Michael Welch, CKUW
Onkwehonwe mobilize to protect the St. Lawrence River from Montreal's impending dump of 8 billion litres of untreated sewage into the water | Sheila Ferrando, CKUT

Community Radio Report 
Farm Radio International and the ways community radio is supporting youth in Sub-Saharan Africa | Mat Wilush, GroundWire with audio files from Barry Rooke

Music this week was Echo My Soul by N'we Jinan

Special thanks this week also goes to Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, Jayal Chung, Mat Wilush, Gunargie O'Sullivan and Catherine Fisher

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