W2MEDIA.CA | Today’s 7-8am Media Mornings independent Canadian news hour on Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 fm:
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- Media Mornings broadcast studio at Vancouver Co-op Radio (Photo: David P. Ball)
- 05:20 — Today’s top news headlines from local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else.
- 22:10 — Interview with Maude Barlow (chairperson, Council of Canadians) on her new book, Blue Future, the final instalment in her trilogy on the world water crisis. Barlow is a keynote speaker at this weekend’s PowerShift conference in Victoria (Oct 4-7).
- 38:45 — Interview with Charlie Smith (editor, The Georgia Straight), on Ottawa’s new push to centralize medical marijuana grow-ops, the cancer risks of eating fish in light of massive new radiation leaks from Japan’s Fukushima reactor, and US progressive commentator and former US labour secretary Robert Reich speaking in Vancouver tonight about the global economy.
- 49:40 — Interview with Jesse Acevedo (director, “Rap is WAR“), about his new film on underground illegal hip hop duo Los Aldeanos, at the Vancouver International Film Festival this week (next showing: Oct 10).
- Music: Ta’kaiya Blaney (“Shallow Waters”), Kinnie Starr (“Who Will Save Our Waters?”), Los Aldeanos (“El Rap Es Guerra”), Los Aldeanos (“Sin Permiso”).