Thu Jul 10—Poet Renee Saklikar’s ‘children of air india’—Intercept’s Murtaza Hussain on anti-Muslim spying co-report w Glenn Greenwald—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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Journalist Murtaza Hussain joins Media Mornings to talk about his article co-bylined with Glenn Greenwald in The Intercept.


  • 06:35 — Today’s top news headlines from local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else.
  • 22:10 — Interview with Renée Saklikar on ‘thecanadaproject‘, a life-long poem chronicle, and her latest book of poetry, ‘children of air india.’
  • 38:40 — Interview with Charlie Smith (editor, The Georgia Straight) on rising violence between inmates in federal prisons and why Canadians should care. And whether media should report on the Mayor’s private life (or other political leaders).
  • 53:00 — Interview with Murtaza Hussain (First Look’s The Intercept) on NSA surveillance of prominent US Muslim leaders, including even a senior Republican operative and the leader of the civil rights organization Council on American Islamic Relations — co-authored with renowned investigative journalist Glenn Greenwald, who is an editor of The Intercept.
  • Music: Michael Franti (“Bomb the World”), Nneka (“Heartbeat”), Basia Bulat (“Tall Tall Shadows”), YACHT featuring Marc Maron, (“Party At The NSA”)

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