Wed July 8, 2015: Living Wage – YVR —Colombia – Human Rights

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Relatives carry children’s coffins at a mass funeral in Barranquilla on 11 September 2010 after authorities turned over the corpses of six victims of the army’s ‘false positives’ scandal. Photograph: Reuters
Relatives carry children’s coffins at a mass funeral in Barranquilla on 11 September 2010 after authorities turned over the corpses of six victims of the army’s ‘false positives’ scandal. Photograph: Reuters

 

  • Deanna Ogle – Campaign Organizer for the Living Wage for Families Campaign discusses the Living Wage – the motion being introduced today at Vancouver City council – and this morning’s rally at Vancouver City Hall. (Interview starts at about the 20:45 minute mark)
  • The U.S-backed Colombian government has presided over what now appears to be one of the worst cases ever of mass atrocities perpetrated against innocent civilian populations. We explore this with Dan Kovalik –  human rights, labor rights lawyer and peace activist and  contributor to CounterPunch, Huffington Post and TeleSur. (Starts at 42:40 min mark)
  • Plus News and…
  • Music from Neko Case and KInnie Starr
  • Audio from TeleSur
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