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CKUT 90.3 FM Friday Morning After: Roundtable on Canadian documentary

June 18, 2012
| Friday Morning After host Adam Bemma discusses crowdfunding documentary films with Sarah Spring and Selin Murat from Parabola Films in Montreal.
Length: 24:42
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CKUT 90.3 FM Friday Morning After: Infringement Festival

June 18, 2012
| Friday Morning After host Adam Bemma speaks to Donovan King about this year's Montreal Infringement Festival.
Length: 23:38

Casseroles: Vancouver

Inspired by Jeremie Battaglia's gorgeous Montreal film, Vancouver answers the Quebec student movement with a pots and pans revolt of our own on May 30, 2012. There is a beauty that emerges when we learn and inspire each other, just as Quebec has done for the rest of Canada. When we speak to each other instead of through governments or the mainstream media. Here in Vancouver, we discovered what it means to make music together in the streets, in the rain, and you can see it on our faces. It is magic.

Pan-Canadian uprising against anti-democratic Harper regime: Joshua Blakeney on Press TV

Joshua Blakeney analyzes the bourgeoning student strike in Canada. Interview conducted on June 11, 2012.

Quebec government steps up police repression as student movement seeks to broaden struggle

This promises to be a familiar scene this summer in Montreal. (Photo: fatseth / flickr)

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The opening salvo in a promised, summer of protest by Quebec's student movement was delivered at the annual, Montreal Grand Prix auto race and surrounding festivities from June 7 to 10. Hundreds, sometimes thousands, of students and their allies used the high-profile event to press demands for a freeze in post-secondary tuition fees and an end to police and state repression.

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Exposing the agenda of the Charest government

June 13, 2012
| When student protests first erupted in Quebec, we were told it was all about tuition fees. But as nightly demonstrations continue, it has become clear that students are fighting something bigger.
Length: 18:00

Socialist Equity Party meeting on Quebec student strike

Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 7:30pm

Location

Centre St.-Pierre
1212 Panet, Room 203 (Near the Beaudry Metro station on the green Line)
Montreal, QC H2L 2Y7
Canada
45° 31' 8.8932" N, 73° 33' 12.0924" W

The Socialist Equality Party (SEP) is holding a public meeting in Montreal on Thursday, June 21 as part of its fight to mobilize the working class in defence of Quebec's striking students and to make the student strike the catalyst for a cross-Canada working class offensive against all job, wage and social spending cuts.

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#CityTalk: Talking transit

June 8, 2012
| This week's #CityTalk focuses on public transit with American transit guru Gabe Klein and an interview with Montreal writer and public transit enthusiast Taras Grescoe, author of "Straphanger."
Length: 33:55

Mayhem In Montreal: A unique look from the frontlines of Quebec's student movement

A unique look from the front lines in the Quebec student movement and bill 78 demonstrations. This shows two nights of our attempt to peacefully assemble on the streets of Montreal, and how the police used force and aggressive tactics to squash dissent.

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