LIVE from Standing Rock, BDS and Greens, AntiTerror, Oakland Fire

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TODAY’S SHOW Host: Irwin Oostindie @DutchPhoto and Alnoor Gova

02:00 Introduction

04:45 Weather Warnings for snow this weekend, and news headlines: Surrey safe injection sites, NDP and Rachel Notley visit, prospect for an Aleppo ceasfire,  Iceland Pirate Party trying to build coalition government, and more. 


20:00 Ontario MPP Singh speaks in Ontario legislature on BDS and importance of democratic discussion on Israel state policies against Palestine.

24:00 Dimitri Lascaris talks about the weekend Green Party of Canada conference and vote on Palestine, role of independent media in Canada, Indigenous policies, and more. (Photo above Miranda Gallo)


32:45 MUSIC: Blackalicious ‘Alphabet’

34:45 Favianna Rodriguez (Oakland cultural worker) on the Oakland Fire. Analysis from KPFA’s Hard Knock Radio about what happened at last weekend’s horrible fire which killed 36 people; lessons learned for community arts spaces in the Bay Area and beyond and who is to blame.


41:45 Philip George, LIVE veteran at Standing Rock #NODAPL Defenders. We go live to learn what is happening since the weekend’s alleged victory in defending the Standing Rock Sioux lands and water. Philip is from Six Nations Ontario, Mohawk Nation and Oneida of the Thames.
He is a US Army Veteran with two tours in Afghanistan, and is majoring in international relations at Syracus University.
(Photo above Philip George)


54:30 Alnoor Gova and Anushka Azadi on the community media project A resource tool disseminating information and mobilizing support for Bill 303 which seeks to repeal all aspects of Bill C-51. Alnoor Gova and Anushka Nagji have curated this blog and produced the audio series Unpacking AntiTerrorism. Canadian government consultation on Bill C51 ends Dec 15.


People and Planet vs Trump and Trudeau
Wednesday, Grandview Calvary Baptist Church, 7pm

MUSIC on today’s program:


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