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Zaatari refugee camp, Jordan 2013
| January 18, 2016

How to privately sponsor a Syrian refugee to Canada

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The photo of Alan Kurdi, the young Syrian boy, laying face down on a beach captured the attention of the world. The newly elected Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his Liberal government pledged to bring 25,000 Syrian refugees to Canada by the end of February 2016.

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Talking Radical Radio

A new Canada-wide coalition of migrant workers

December 9, 2015
| Tzazná Miranda Leal talks about the newly formed Coalition for Migrant Worker Rights Canada.
Length: 28:19 minutes (25.93 MB)
Alaa Murabit
| November 29, 2015

Refugee stories: Flight, freedom and Canada

Flight and Freedom: Stories of Escape to Canada

by Ratna Omidvar and Dana Wagner
(Between the Lines,
2015;
$29.95)

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Changes desperately needed for Canada's immigration and refugee policy

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November 18, 2015 |
A new study finds that citizenship status plays a key role in farmworker safety, and recommends significant changes to immigration policies to protect this vulnerable workforce.

WATCH: Currying Favour: The Desi Vote (Stephen Harper and 'ethnic' voters)

Watch this new federal election PSA by director Sheetal Rawal. Aimed largely at the South-Asian-Canadian community, the video will give hope to all second generation kids who "die inside when their parents vote Conservative".   

 

 

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GroundWire

GroundWire | September 28, 2015: Gendered violence, Manitoba interlake struggle

September 28, 2015
| This episode features stories on the Manitoba interlake struggle, Mountain Caribou penning projects, and U of T feminists' rally for safe workplaces.
Length: 29:42 minutes (26.77 MB)
Talking Radical Radio

Fighting for access to education for undocumented migrants in Montreal

September 23, 2015
| Steve Baird talks about the Education Across Borders collective and the fight to win unimpeded access to school for undocumented migrant children.
Length: 28:42 minutes (26.28 MB)
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