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HEADLINES for April22nd, 2014
1. Anti Bill C 51 Protest
2. 4 20 Celebrated
3. Meeting to Organize to stop Bill C 51
4. Event in Solidarity With Venezuela

Midway Music: Band - "Song"

Feature: Community discussion on Bill C 51 With Greg Thornton and Vanessa Gehl

Resisting Colonialism a discussion about occupation in The North Of Ireland and Turtle Island

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This podcast is a discussion with Gary Donnelly of the 32CSM and a local IPLP organizer on a variety of issues ranging from life under occupation to internment political policing and resistance. This Podcast is a leadup to the Mayday event in Kitchener which will be held at the Downtown Community Center in Kitchener and will have distinguished speakers including The Chair of The IPLP and Omali Yeshitela of the Uhuru Movement.

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The Daily GRRR! - April 24th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

Down With The SPVM - ACAB!
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HEADLINES for April 24th, 2015
1. Settler Killers of Loretta Saunders Plead Guilty
2. Montreal Woman Found Guilty For Posting a Picture of Graffiti
3. Quebec Town Enacts By-law Against Insulting Local Police
4. Ayotzinapa Delegation in Quebec Testifies on the Human Rights Crisis in Mexico
5. Mining Companies To Be Targeted in Toronto
6. #DamLine9 Blockaders Emerge From Court Unrepentant
7. Enbridge Has Rough Week With Fines and Political Interference
8. Marineland Animal Defense is Dead, Long Live Marineland Animal Defense!
9. Support The Tower - Hamilton's Anarchist Social Space Needs a Ramp!

Midway Musichere is Hamilton's own Lee Reed with the tune Bad Gas

Feature a piece from PRI's Rae Ellen Bichell on the "Open Prisons" of Finland where ongoing imprisonment reforms have led to a ⅔ reduction in the prison population in the Scandinavian country.

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The Daily GRRR! - April 17th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for April 17th, 2015
1. Harper Loses Another Supreme Court Decision As Mandatory Minimums on Gun Crimes Ruled Unconstitutional
2. Warden At Kitchener Jail Denies Media Access to Nyki Kish
3. Hospital Visiting Hours Restricted for Mother of Man Severely Beaten on First Night in Nova Scotia Jail.
4. Reading Program in New Brunswick Jail at Risk Over Funding and Access Obstacles
5. Racially Charged "Carding" Policies of Toronto Police Blasted by Ontario Human Rights Commission
6. Toronto Police Release Taser Use Statistics
7. Railway Protests Planned In Response to CN Injunction Against Anishinabe Water Ceremony

Midway Musichere is Nora Loreto with a cover of the Anti-War tune Think Again.

Interview from the DailyGRRR's Julian Ichim with Gary Thompson a labour activist and a worker at the Workers Action Centre. He speaks of the #15andFairness and #FightFor15 campaign and the April 15th Day of Action, as well as the poor labour conditions and protections in Ontario.

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Opening Mumia: Punks, Predators, and Pigs. Check prisonradio.org for more of Mumia’s podcasts.

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The Daily GRRR! - April 15, 2015: Solidarity Edition

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HEADLINES for April 15, 2015
1. Irish Police Ombudsman Probe PIRA Murders
2. Raise the Minimum Wage - #FightFor15 + #15andFairness
3. Farc-EP Mourn The loss of Eduardo Galeano

Interview: Moira-Sharon Magee is a mental Health advocate and a police accountability activist. One this edition, she will be
discussing the current issues that mental health patients face in light of the Beau Baker Shooting by police in Kitchener.

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The Daily GRRR! - April 10th, 2015

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HEADLINES for April 10th, 2015
1. Vigil, Demo, and Autonomous Action Responding to Police Killing of Beau Baker
2. Peterborough Police Facing 2nd SIU Investigation in a Week After Cop Kills Man
3. Cop Kills Injured Worker And Mental Health Advocate Don Dunphy
4. Seeking justice for Jermaine Carby
5. Keeping Count of People Killed By Police in North America

Midway Music: The Black Venoms: with a 21st century remix of the classicSound of The Police

Feature is a read of Julian Ichim's response to the police's reaction to the killing of Beau Baker in Kitchener compared to their reaction to someone pouring red goo on the "Lion and Lamb" statues in front of the Waterloo precinct as an act of protest against the killing.

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Rob Hustle featuring Bump with the track Call The Cops

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The Daily GRRR! - Apr. 7, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Apr. 7, 2015
1. Atlas of Environmental Justice e-maps eco-protests around the world
2. N.W.T. reveal proposed fracking regulations while many seek moratorium
3. Remote Nunavut town takes oil companies to court over seismic testing
4. Nestle profits on California drought, selling water bottled from state aquifers
5. Mauna Kea protest to preserve Hawai’ian mountain grows in spite of arrests
6. UWinnipeg approves mandatory indigenous studies course for all students

Midway Music: Discovered by Kinnie Starr

Feature: “Accomplices Not Allies: Abolishing the Ally Industrial Complex -- An Indigenous Perspective” from Indigenous Action Media

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Closing Song: Burn Your Village to the Ground by A Tribe Called Red

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The Daily GRRR! - Apr. 6, 2015 - Your "Ugh, Monday Morning" Edition

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HEADLINES for Apr. 6, 2015
1. Ex-foreign affairs minister leaves post to get in bed with Barrick Gold
2. ShitHarperDid launches fundraising push for anti-Harper election campaign
3. Bomb threat made against Columbia University’s Israeli Apartheid Week
4. Montreal student politician files human rights complaint against colleagues
5. Research shows econ majors more antisocial, makes a case for liberal arts
6. Canada’s first recovery high school opens in Ontario but needs gov help
7. Sadness, confusion, and outrage follow police shooting of Kitchener man

Midway Music: Honey, I Sure Miss You by Daniel Johnston

Feature: “How to make your social movement more inclusive of neurodiversity” from Murky Green Waters

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Closing Song: Oh Bondage! Up Yours! by X-Ray Spex

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The Daily GRRR! - April 3rd, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

Justice For Cindy Gladue poster by @DaniParadis
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HEADLINES for April 3rd, 2015
1. No Justice, No Peace! Canada Wide Demos Honouring Cindy Gladue
2. The Solitary Confinement Death Of Ashley Smith is Remembered in a New Theatre Piece
3. Academics Call Bullshit Over Attorney General's Untrue Statements on Solitary Confinement
4. Matt DeHart's Awful Trip Down South
5. Mumia Hospitalised After Diabetes Remained Undiagnosed In Jail
6. Support The Compassionate Release of Prisoner Peter Collins

Midway Music: Buffy Sainte-Marie & Pete Seeger with the tune Cindy

Readings of 2 pieces. The first from Leena Minifi called "Cindy Gladue case: a reminder the justice system is broken for Aboriginal women" and the second from Stefan Christoff from the mediacoop.ca with Fighting austerity in Québec is tied to Canada and colonialism.

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The Daily GRRR! - April 2nd, 2015

Revel Developments Rips Off Tenants - http://kwsolidarity.com/
Revel Devil - Pay Holli-Lynne - http://kwsolidarity.com/
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HEADLINES for April 2nd, 2015
1. Direct Action By Heiltsuk Force DFO to Re-Close Commercial Herring Fishery
2. The US EPA Confirms That Toxically Diluted Tarsands Sinks In Water
3. BC NDP MP Presents Anti-Pipeline Petition in Parliament
4. TransCanada Drops Plans For New TarSands Export Terminal In Quebec
5. Smashy Retaliation Against McGill For Spying on Students
6. KW Solidarity Network Pickets At Kitchener's Revel Developments

Run The Jewels feat. Zack de la Rocha, that was Close Your Eyes (And Count To F**k)

Feature: is an interview w/ Holli-Lynne of the KW Solidarity Network who is targeting Kitchener based housing rental and development company, Revel Developments after the company refused to pay agreed upon fees associated with her reno-viction from her apartment.

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HEADLINES for April 1st, 2014
1. RIP James Rees
2. Hands off Venezuela
3. Easter Commemoration This Saturday
4. Letter writing night

Feature: Discussion with Cait Trainor on Seamus Daly and Martin Rafferty on the state of the 32CSM

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The Daily GRRR! - Mar. 31, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Mar. 31, 2015
1. Ayotzinapa 2 Ottawa caravan raises awareness for 43 disappeared students
2. A Tribe Called Red calls out high school for using song alongside racist mascot
3. White man’s acquittal for indigenous sex worker’s death draws outrage, activism
4. Secret military report deflects responsibility for soldier’s suicide, blames family
5. NEB fines for safety issues and eco-hazards are just pocket change to Enbridge
6. Dutch gov apologizes for exploiting natural gas production that caused quakes
7. Oxford grads threaten to give back degrees if uni won’t divest from fossil fuels

Midway Music: Fourteen Days by Elsa Jayne

Feature: “The Right to Be Cold: Sounding the alarm on climate change in the North” by Naomi Klein for Rabble.ca

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Closing Song: Across The Sea by Elsa Jayne

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The Daily GRRR! - Mar. 30, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Mar. 30, 2015
1. Gross amounts of Cdn garbage piles up in the Philippines in spite of protests
2. Provincial government gives fast rejection to ban on fracking across Ontario
3. Full day women’s self-defense course offered at sliding scale in Hamilton
4. Kenya’s rape prevention program gives girls self-defense and boys an education
5. Petition calls for pardon of 49,000 prosecuted under UK’s anti-sodomy law
6. Sweden’s official dictionary adds gender-neutral pronoun to next new edition
7. ‘Scandal’ star Kerry Washington advocates intersectionality in GLAAD speech

Midway Music: When The City Lights Dim by Cold Specks

Feature: “The Weight of a Magazine for Sex Workers: What a group of workers’ rights activists learned from starting a publication to give people in the sex industry a voice” by James Hamblin for The Atlantic

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Closing Song: Blank Maps by Cold Specks

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The Daily GRRR! - March 27th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

Screenshot from a short film about Guantánamo Diary (see http://guantanamodiary.com/)
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HEADLINES for March 27th, 2015
1. Solitary Confinement Policies to be Re-examined in Ontario
2. Harper Eroding Gladue Principles For Indigenous Defendants
3. The Parole Board of Canada Abandoning Old Pardon Applications
4. Thinking of Safety Beyond the (in)Justice System
5. CSIS Report Says Right Wing White Supremacists Are Canada's Biggest Threat
6. Toronto Police Sharing GeoLocation Surveillance Tactics
7. Canadian Telecoms Operating Snooping Database for the State
8. Omar Khadr Fighting For Bail

Midway Music: Cale Sampson with the tune The Truth Is

Feature is a read of Matthew Behrens's review of the book Guantanamo Diary by prisoner Mohamedou Ould Slahi.

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the cover image is a screenshot from a short film about Guantánamo Diary (see http://guantanamodiary.com/)

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The Daily GRRR! - Thursday March 26, 2015

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HEADLINES for March 26 , 2015
1. Bell's President Caught Censoring Critical News Coverage of CRTC Decision
2. Unite Against Austerity Campaign Launches
3. A Surge of Support for Palestine as the BDS Campaign Expands at Ontario's Universities
4. WPIRG Hosts Professor Steven Salaita Speaking on "Academic Freedom and Dissent on North American Campuses"
5. Blockade at University Admin Building to DeMilitarize McGill!

Music: Stefan Christoff with c'est pas fini a Montreal.

Feature: is part of the March 6th chat with Rachel from DeMilitarize McGill on the group's efforts in resisting the precence of the military industrial complex on campus.

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Justice For The Craigavon Two Discussion with Pol Mac Adaim

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This podcast which had been played before on this station is a mp3 that Pol Mac Adaim, a singer from Ireland, has kindly recorded for us where he explains his most recent song Justice For The Craigavon Two. This song is about the unjust incarceration of two Irish Republicans for a crime they did not commit and the need for them to be freed. By giving this interview he hopes to get the message out and demand justice.

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The Daily GRRR! - March 20th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

Self-Harm Behind Bars
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HEADLINES for March 20th, 2015
1. Justice Minister Naqvi Targeted For Ontario's Migrant Detention Profiteering
2. The Federal Attorney General Says Canada Does Not Practice Solitary Confinement
3. Self-Harm Incidents Soaring in Federal Jails
4. Edmonton Jury Okays Murdering Indigenous Sex-Workers
5. More than 50% of Toronto Cops Making More Than 100,000$ a Year
6. G20's Top Cop Calls Black Blocers "Terrorists"
7. The Peel Police Admit to Lying About Courthouse Arrest of Lawyer
8. York Cop Charged With Extortion
9. Little Information of In-Death Custody of Tsuu T'ina Nation Man
10. Jane-Finch Social Justice Groups Demand an End to Racist Policing

Midway Musichere is The Rebel Spell with the tune Please Resist

Feature from is part of an interview from Stefan Christoff of CKUT's Free City Radio with Harsha Walia speaking primarily on resisting canadian border imperialism. The entire interview is available on soundcloud.

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The Daily GRRR! - March 19th, 2015

Still No Logging - #FreeGrassy - photo Alex Hundert
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HEADLINES for March 19th, 2015
1. Grassy Narrows Maintains Autonomy, Says "No" to Logging in the Whiskey Jack Forest
2. Lubicon Lake Nation Back In Court to Defend Land
3. Onondaga Nation Decries "Native" Mascots for Settler Establishments
4. Arrested ISIS Agent Claims CSIS Employment
5. Cambridge Musicians Respond to Police Targeting of Busker

Song: The Rebel Spell with Rebels Sing

Feature: an interview w/ Amar Wala, the director of the award-winning documentary The Secret Trial 5, which takes a critical look at Canada's security certificate regime. We also discuss parallels with Harper's proposed anti-terror legislation Bill C-51 and the stigma of terror suspicion, among other things.
http://rabble.ca/podcasts/shows/awl/2015/03/documentary-director-amar-wa...

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photo from @AlexHundert

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HEADLINES for March 18th, 2014
1. British Consulate Shutdown #JFTC2
2. Statement from The 32CSM International Department In Solidarity With The Actions By The Hugo Chavez Peoples Defense Front Actions In Support Of Venezuela
3. Tomorrow support The Craigavon Two Download Justice For The Craigavon Two on Itunes
4. Thoughts on Bill C51 and the fruits of similar legislation in The North Of Ireland

Feature: Discussion with Gary Thompson on Rescue Breathing

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Closing Song: Band - "Song"

The Daily GRRR! - March 13th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for March 13th, 2015
1. York University Undergrads Stage Solidarity Sit-In With 3903 Strikers
2. Ongoing Rights Abuses at The Baffin Correctional Centre
3. BC Starving Prisoners in Cost Reduction Effort
4. Attorney General and Edmonton Guards Sued By Inmate After Hostage Taking Incident
5. Canadian Government Introduces "Life Means Life" Sentencing Reform
6. Transgender Guatemalan Woman in Male American Immigrant Detention Centre
7. Rainbow Reels Continues This Weekend in Waterloo Region

Midway Music: The Rebel Spell with The Wisdom of Accumulation

Reading off an article from PrisonWatchUK by Sean Regan which looks at the so-called "scandinavian" prison model which focuses on empowerment and rehabilitation rather than strict punishment.

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Closing Piece: Mumia Abu-Jamal Words vs. Deeds

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