Aw@l

Aw@l

Peace and social justice discussions from campus radio Waterloo.
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Honduras, Canada's free trade, and assassinating the opposition

May 14, 2016
| Raul Burbano of Common Frontiers on Canada's support of the post-coup government in Honduras, including the horrific situation faced by Indigenous people and others who opposed the government.
Length: 59:57 minutes (54.9 MB)
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Waterloo's people's injunction against the NEB

February 5, 2016
| Audio from the January 24 "People's Injunction" demonstration in Waterloo which demanded new rules for the NEB which consider Indigenous rights and climate change in their decisions.
Length: 27:37 minutes (37.93 MB)
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Sing Hey! Love, struggle and community with Janice Jo Lee

January 28, 2016
| Kitchener-based folk artist Janice Jo Lee speaks about her new album "Sing Hey" and her pending tour, and discusses healthy artistic scenes and social justice in life and music.
Length: 51:42 minutes (71.01 MB)
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Criminalization and harassment of LGBTQ prisoners in Kitchener's federal prison

December 12, 2015
| A summary of the "Being Queer is Not Illegal" campaign at the Federal Jail in Kitchener, and wrongfully convicted GVI prisoner Nyki Kish reads one of her new blog posts.
Length: 22:14 minutes (30.56 MB)
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LSPIRG's 'I Am Not A Costume' campaign against cultural appropriation

November 20, 2015
| Mohammad Akbar discusses LSPIRG's "I Am Not A Costume" campaign and the negative reactions to it, from vandalized posters to online harassment. We also discuss safe space and free expression.
Length: 13:57 minutes (19.18 MB)
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Chippewas of the Thames First Nation fight Line 9 pipeline project

November 4, 2015
| Audio from an October demo which called on Canada and Enbridge to halt the Line 9 pipeline project until the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation's treaty rights are met.
Length: 30:37 minutes (42.06 MB)
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Enbridge and NEB push to open Line 9 ahead of Indigenous legal challenge

June 12, 2015
| Chippewas of the Thames First Nation are appealing the Line 9 pipeline decision for lack of consultation. We read an article from Rachel Avery and Dan Kellar discussing the federal appeal.
Length: 12:38 minutes (17.36 MB)
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KW Solidarity Network takes on Revel Development over reno-viction compensation

April 6, 2015
| An interview with Holli-Lynne of the KW Solidarity Network on the ongoing campaign against Kitchener-based housing gentrifiers and rental agents Revel Development.
Length: 22:28 minutes (30.86 MB)
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Accessing information to demilitarize McGill

March 28, 2015
| A chat with Rachel from Demilitarize McGill focusing on the group's efforts to reveal weapons research contracts involving McGill profs.
Length: 21:47 minutes (29.92 MB)
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Documentary director Amar Wala on 'The Secret Trial 5,' Bill C-51, and the stigma of terror suspicion

March 17, 2015
| An interview with Amar Wala, director of the award-winning documentary The Secret Trial 5, which takes a critical look at Canada's security certificate regime. #ST5film
Length: 17:26 minutes (23.96 MB)