Media Mornings: Wed, Oct 10

On this edition of Media Mornings on Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5FM we discuss development in Vancouver.

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Varsity Ridge Centre – site of proposed condominium development. Photo courtesy “Save Varsity Ridge Bowling Centre”.
  • Host: Jane Bouey.
  • Interview with Kitsilano Arbutus Residents Association’s Desmond Berghofer about neighbourhood concerns about the development proposed for 16th and Arbutus, and movement to save the bowling alley.
  • Our Latin America Report features Claudio Eckdahl analyzing the Venezuelan Election with Camilo Cahis of Hands off Venezuela – Canada.

News headlines:

  • BC: NORTHERN GATEWAY PIPELINE: Premier Christy Clark has been critical of the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline proposal in recent weeks. But as Bill Tieleman wrote on the Tyee website yesterday, the oil and gas industry has been a major contributor to the BC Liberals.
  • CANADA: CHILDREN’S RIGHTS: A United Nations review of Canada’s child-rights record says Ottawa is moving backwards with its changes to juvenile justice.
  • NATO STEPS INTO TURKEY-SYRIA CONFLICT: NATO said yesterday that it has “all necessary plans in place” to come to Turkey’s assistance if clashes along the Syrian border escalate into war.

Music on today’s show:

Krazy Baldhead, The “b” suite, part 4, 3rd movement
Carole Pope, world of one
A Tribe Called Red, general generations
Mother Mother, dirty town  “the in-turn sessions”

Calle 13, latinoamerica


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