Media Mornings: Thu, Nov 28—Star’s Kevin Donovan on Rob Ford doc release—’Aboriginal Rights’ book—Charlie Smith

W2MEDIA.CA  |  Today’s 7-8am Media Mornings independent Canadian news hour on Vancouver Co-op Radio 100.5 fm:

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Rob Ford and Sandro Lisi caught in police surveillance images.


  • 08:00 — Today’s top news headlines from local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else.
  • 20:00 — Interview with Kevin Donovan (investigations editor & reporter, The Toronto Star) on a judge’s new order to release all documents from the police investigation into Rob Ford and his driver and alleged drug dealer Sandro Lisi.
  • 37:30 — Interview with Charlie Smith (editor, The Georgia Straight) on BC government’s consultations on an apology over the Chinese Head Tax and the little known history of Chinese workers in WW1. Plus Vancouver’s new budget.
  • 49:20 — Interview with Peter Kulchyski (professor, Native Studies, University of Manitoba) on his new book Aboriginal Rights are not Human Rights: In Defence of Indigenous Struggles.
  • Music: This Hour Has 22 Minutes (“Like A Rolling Stone” – Song Parody of Bob Dylan), Pearl Jam (“Future Days”), John K. Samson (“Petition”), Santigold (“The Riot’s Gone”)

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