Anti-colonial actions, anti-mining activities

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This section of the show starts with an announcement of victory as the Greek council of state suspends El Dorado Gold's mining licence after fierce opposition by an organized community.  After a highlight of test their logik's Bling is Dead, we feature a stinging piece for Canada Day from the Briar Patch Magazine - Our Home on Native Land, and point to the amazing editorial in the Globe and Mail on the same anti-colonial vein.

Following, we have an update from Indigenous groups from the so-called ring of fire area of northern Ontario and their continuing opposition to mining then we jump to an update from the stop the vote campaign from the Sliammon as the Canadian government is forcing an illegal vote regarding their sovereignty.

As the Winnipeg Sun publishes a racist diatribe against indigenous people, and an Albertan gets pulled over in Quebec while running for charity, the anti-colonial working group crashes the British consulate in Toronto demanding justice for Marian Price and those targeted on Black Mountain.

We close the show with reports of great acts of courage from South America where in Brazil, Indigenous groups attack a police station, and Indigenous, students, and others in Chile chase away mounted police who were protecting a commemoration for fascist former dictator Pinochet.

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