Oct 2: Media Mornings—Andrew Gregg: State of Incarceration—Dawn Paley: Drug war capitalism—Charlie Smith

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

( ( ( LISTEN ONLINE ) ) )

Cover photo for Andrew Gregg documentary State of Incarceration

 

  • 09:30 — Today’s top news headlines from local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else.
  • 26:00 — Interview with Dawn Paley (author, Drug War Capitalism) on her soon-to-be released book on links between wealthy economies, corporations and drug violence in Latin America.
  • 39:40 — Interview with Charlie Smith (editor, The Georgia Straight) on policing and crime in the Lower Mainland, and how unequally offered services may impact public safety.
  • 49:10 —Interview with Andrew Gregg (director, State of Incarceration) on the Oct 9 CBC Doc Zone premier of his new film about the rise of Canada’s prison expansion despite falling crime rates, and what US states have to warn us about.
  • Music: Regina Spektor (“You’ve Got Time”), Immortal Technique (“Peruvian Cocaine”), Lindy (“No Knock Raid”)
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