THIS WEEK ON MEDIA MORNINGS: Vol 9 (April 27) — Sukanya Pillay (CCLA), Jenny Kwan (BC NDP), Rueben George (Tsleil Waututh), Anita Krajnc (Vegan Challenge)

This Week on Media Mornings is a weekly podcast of our best interviews, headlines & music from the past week’s daily Media Mornings show, broadcast every weekday at 7 a.m. on 100.5 fm.

Dozens of Tsleil-Waututh and Squamish first nations canoes paddle through what they call the Salish Sea to protest a plan that would bring in more oil tankers to Kinder Morgan storage tanks on Saturday, September 01, 2012. They signed a declaration to affirm they will work together against the pipeline-expansion proposal, brought by Kinder Morgan. Photographed by: Les Bazso, PNG
  • 02:30 — This week’s top news headlines.
  • 19:11 — Interview with Sukanya Pillay (Director of National Security, Canadian Civil Liberties Association, CCLA), about this week’s passing of controversial anti-terrorism legislation, which grant Canadian security officials “exceptional” powers to probe potential terrorist acts — powers that critics say trample on civil liberties. Interviewed by Anushka Nagji & David P. Ball.
  • 27:50 — Interview with Jenny Kwan, (NDP MLA, Vancouver-Mount Pleasant; Critic for Jobs, Economic Development and Trade) about the party’s newly announced opposition to the Kinder Morgan oil sands pipeline. Interviewed by Irwin Oostindie & Alfonso Osorio.
  • 39:00 — Interview with Rueben George (Sundance Chief; Tsleil Waututh First Nation) on the movement to stop the Kinder Morgan pipeline. Interviewed by Irwin Oostindie & Alfonso Osorio.
  • Music: Passion Pit (“Take a Walk”), K-OS (“Electric Heat”), Metric (“Combat Baby”).

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