Oct 9: #DraketheVote, NDP + Libs Devour Eachother, Russia Bombings, and Lelu Island

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Media Mornings independent Canadian news hour on 100.5fm in Vancouver. Friday Host Irwin Oostindie.

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Rapper Drake (left) and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford share a laugh at a 2014 news conference. CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Rapper Drake (left) and Toronto Mayor Rob Ford share a laugh at a 2014 news conference. CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
  • 02:00 — Today’s top news headlines with a roundup on Indigenous and environmental issues during the election. From local to global current affairs — radio news roundup you won’t hear anywhere else. Union of BC Indian Chiefs welcomes the NDP, SFU Faculty take on on Kinder Morgan, Doctors without Borders and a war crimes investigation.
  • 25:30 — Interview with Karilynn Ming Ho who has sparked a call for popstar Drake to get involved in encouraging youth to vote #Drakethevote #cdnpoli #elxn42. Sign the petition Drake! Canada Needs You!
  • 33:00 — Interview with Bruce Livesey, award-winning investigative journalist and the lead investigative reporter for the National Observer, will the #TPP impact the campaign, and will the NDP and Liberals destroy each other’s chances to unseat the Conservatives. #cdnpoli #elxn42 Bruce’s writing can be found at the National Observer.
  • 44:00 — Interview with Roger Annis breaks down the #Ukraine ceasefire and Russia Bombings in #Syria. Roger’s writing can be found at rogerannis.com
  • 53:30 — Interview with Joey Wesley of Lax kw’alaams on stopping Pacific NorthWest LNG/Petronas on Lelu Island. Fundraising for the areas’ defense is happening at Save Lelu Island & Flora Banks Fund. 
  • Music from independent, progressive artists weighing in on #elxn42 like Hey! Rosetta, Yukon Blonde, Blue Rodeo, plus Drake and Nataanii Means.
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