GroundWire | June 22, 2015: Refugee health care, Bill C-24, two-spirit leadership

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This episode of GroundWire was produced in Tiohtià:ke also known as Montreal on unceded Mohawk territory by Marilla Steuter-Martin and co-hosted by Catlin Spencer at CJLO 1690 am.

Headlines:

Constitutional challenge filed against Toronto police against the practice of carding but racial targeting continues | Omme Salma-Rahemtullah

Communities rally from coast to coast for the National Day of Action for Sex Worker Rights | Carly Forbes, CILU with files from The Winnipeg Working Group 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TW2wp33cd6Y

Features:

Bill C-24, The strengtening Canadian citizenship act creates second-class citizens | Anouk Millet, CKUT

Two-spirit leadership in the celebration of Thunder Pride | Jayal Chung and Carly Forbes, CILU

Refugees, health-care provideres and allies rally on National Day of Action against the cuts to refugee health care | Kateryna Gordyichuk, CKUT

Community Radio Reports:

CHSR facilitates community conversations about gender discrimination in the music industry | Erin Bond, CHSR

Highlights from the Red Jam Slam radio festival, which took place during National Aboriginal week from June 17-21 and was broadcast on 7 community radio stations from coast to coast

http://www.redjamslam.com/

Music this week by: Anemkiwajiw women's drumming group, The Fraser Valley drummers, and Redsoulbluez

We also thank: Gunargie O'Sullivan and Aaron Lakoff

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