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Irfan Chaudry teaches criminology at MacEwan University and studies online hate crimes at the University of Alberta.
TODAY’S SHOW Host: Irwin Oostindie @DutchPhoto
We kick off with your weekend weather forecast, then cover news from Coast Salish Territory, BC, Canada and internationally. We take special look at news the entire Seattle Seahawks team will protest the national anthem at opening game this weekend. As DPRK (North Korea) launches another test nuclear device, we look into the regional context and ongoing coldwar deepfreeze.
31:00 Irfan Chaudhry speaks with Host Irwin Oostindie on the issue of social media and hate groups in Canada. When it comes to racism, actions speak louder than words, says Irfan, a criminology instructor and hate crime researcher at MacEwan University.