Media Mornings: Thu, Jun 13—Patrick Coomey (ACLU) & Micheal Vonn (BCCLA): NSA surveillance. Kerry Porth (Pivot, PACE). Charlie Smith (Straight)

W2MEDIA.CA  |  Listen to today’s 7-8am broadcast of Media Mornings on Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 fm:

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Eric Snowdon, former NSA contractor who leaked revelations of a massive surveillance program
  • 04:30 — Today’s top news headlines from local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else.
  • 17:00 — Interview with Kerry Porth (Pivot Legal Society board; former executive director, PACE) on the Supreme Court case to change Canada’s prostitution laws.
  • 29:30 — Interview with Patrick Coomey (fellow, American Civil Liberties Union ACLU National Security Project) & Micheal Vonn (Policy Director, BC Civil Liberties Association BCCLA) on the NSA surveillance program revealed in leaks this week, which monitors millions of phone and internet users.
  • 44:30 — Interview with Charlie Smith (editor, Georgia Straight) on pre-WWII urban areas gaining value as “walkable” neighbourhoods, anti-gentrification protests, and more.
  • 57:00 — MM Latin America report with Alfonso Osorio on the new Argentinian Pope’s position against child labour and critical of capitalism in relation to liberation theology, as well as the breakdown in Colombian peace talks.
  • MusicEekwol (“I Will Not Be Conquered”), Salt N Pepa (“None Of Your Business – Perfecto Radio Mix”), Buffy Sainte-Marie (“Little Wheel Spin and Spin”), Jenny Berkel (“Love is a Stone”)

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