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Thursday, January 26, 2017 LIVE 7-8am PST
TODAY’S SHOW Host: Irwin Oostindie @DutchPhoto
03:00 Introduction and welcome
06:00 Today’s weather report & News
12:30 Ryan McMahon – Why I Won’t Be Attending Canada’s 150th Birthday
13:35 News from the South
18:00 Trump News roundup – from Al Jazeera on the new wall construction, new anti-immigration and racial profiling laws. Plus Rachel Maddow on the new USA EPA boss – You might think that injecting fracking fluid into the ground, causing an explosion in the number of earthquakes could be considered an environmental crime. But the Oklahoma attorney general was more interested in going after the EPA over energy industry regulations. Now he’s Donald Trump’s nominee to be in charge of the EPA.
31:30 – Chrystia Freeland – Foreign Affairs. How is she viewed from the other side of the world? Hear a Sputnik take down on her new appointment.
34:00 In conversation: Roger Annis
Canada-U.S. relations under Trump; Keystone XL, NATO in Europe, Syria and Canada’s new Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland,
50:00 Author event: Jordan Flaherty, NO MORE HEROES
PREVIEW: No More Heroes: Grassroots Responses to the Savior Mentality, Saturday, 4pm, Spartacus Books. How can people with privilege step up their organizing against patriarchy and white supremacy? A conversation and book release event featuring author and organizer Naava Smolash a.k.a. Nora Samaran, organizer Harjap Grewal, organizer Kai Rajala and journalist Jordan Flaherty.
EVENT PREVIEWS THIS WEEK:
Preview: Tribute to Arthur Manuel
Monday, January 30, 6-9pm, Grandview Calvary Baptist, 1803 E 1st.
New Music Festival, this week with VSO
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DJ SHUB at Biltmore Cabaret, Feb 4th, presented by @W2Media