Wednesday: A Discussion on Violence

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HEADLINES for January 7 2015
1. British Consulate Shut Down in Support of Gary Donnelly
2. Royal Family Implicated in New Sex Scandal
3. Clear-cutting in Grassy Narrows: Interview with Chief Roger Fobister

Midway Music: Bob Marley - "The Sun is Shining"

Feature: An in-depth discussion on movement violence.

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Closing Song: Ciaran Murphy - "When I get Out"

Thursday morning show

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January 29, 2015
Opening song: Bjork with Human Behavior .

HEADLINES for January 29, 2015
1. Oil Watch
2. Boone Pickens, American oil baron, explains the Oil crisis. (it’s the Americans, they know what they’re doing)
3. Obama proposes opening up Atlantic Seaboard for drilling to deter Oil companies away from the Arctic
4. The Federal parliament is back in session: New terrorism bill
5. The Federal parliament is back in session: extending ‘life’ sentences
6. Kitchener infrastructure crisis
7. Birders Unite
Feature: AL Kennedy: The Importance of Art (From Point of View, BBC4)

Closing song: Artists against Apartheid with Sun City .

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The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 27, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 27, 2015
1. Ontario gov fights agribusiness lobbyists to limit bee-killing pesticides
2. Texas grand jury clears white cops for beating black woman in custody
3. Toronto man sues ON superjail for being held in solitary over HIV status
4. Film about the fight to save Kingston’s prison farm tours Southern Ontario
5. CBC business correspondent revealed as having history of biased reporting
6. Toronto’s new budget has more funding for LGBTQ youth and women’s shelters
7. Callout for queer and trans artists and zine-makers for local showcase!

Midway Music: Closer by Tegan and Sara

Feature: “For Homeless Women, Having a Period Isn't a Hassle – It's a Nightmare” by Maya Oppenheim for Vice.com (UK)

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Closing Song: I’m Not Your Hero by Tegan and Sara

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 26, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 26, 2015
1. Enbridge emergency kits rejected as “due diligence” in Aamjiwnaang FN
2. Dene trappers hold highway checkpoint to protest resource extraction
3. Mount Polley mine seeks gov approval to restart after 2014 eco-disaster
4. Indigenous warriors will be tried for sabotage after shutting down oil field
5. Montana’s worst crude oil spill wreaks havoc on the Yellowstone River
6. Seneca Lake Uprising marks 200th arrest in 3 months of water defense
7. WPIRG hosts 2015 School of Public Interest on “Strategies for Solidarity”

Midway Music: Save Our Waters by Kinnie Starr feat. Ja$e El Niño

Feature: “'Land is a Relationship': In conversation with Glen Coulthard on Indigenous nationhood” by Harsha Walia for Rabble.ca

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Closing Song: For the Children by Jeremy Loveday

Discussion on Irish and Indigenous Issues

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A Chat With Gary Donnelly from Derry and member of IPLP

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The Daily GRRR! - January 23rd, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for January 23rd , 2015
1. Federal Solitary Confinement Practices Targeted in Lawsuit
2. Waterloo Regional Cop Charged With Harassing and Threatening Family
3. Swift Current RCMP Arrested on Hard Drugs Trafficking
4. Canadian Blasphemy Law Still On The Books
5. Band Office Firebombed and Race Tagged in Campbell River
6. Canada Set to Deport Refugee Roma Family to Violence in Hungary
7. US Kept Massive Oversea Phone Call Database Until 2013

Midway Music: Watch Out for the Cops from David Rovics’s new album Meanwhile In Afghanistan. http://davidrovics.bandcamp.com/album/meanwhile-in-afghanistan-double-album

Today’s feature is from prisonradio.org with a new piece from prisoner Kenneth Hartman called The Trouble With Prison.

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International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for ______, 2014
1. This friday phonejam of British Consulate to demand justice For The Craigavon Two
2. CSIS Homeland Security and Mi6 are paper tigers
3. Reject Drug Dealing Fascist scum, reject bourgoise liberalism
4. Use it Or Lose It Give It Or Guard it!!!!!NO MORE HOMELESS DEATHS!!!!

Feature: Discussion With Ciaran Kelly of ADM

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 20, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 20, 2015
1. Feds try to block NAFTA from studying impacts of tar sands tailing ponds
2. Stanford scientists say costs of climate change have been way underestimated
3. Vancouver aims to fill green bins by making it illegal to trash food scraps
4. Quebec town could face legal action for mishandling “major” local oil spill
5. Review of psych wait times in Ontario jails kept secret by provincial gov
6. Intergenerational retirement home benefits students and the elderly alike

Midway Music: Frack Attack by Chris Timms

Feature: “Homeshare scheme brings comfort to young and old” by Simon Murphy for The Guardian

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Closing Song: The End of the Bridge by Chris Arnett

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 19, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 19, 2015
1. U.S. Supreme Court will rule on same-sex marriage rights once and for all
2. Anonymous targets Montreal police for mistreatment of city’s homeless
3. Former cop sues Baltimore PD for abuse after “snitching” on corruption
4. #BlackLivesMatter activists build solidarity bonds with trip to Palestine
5. Canada continues to back Gaza military siege amid growing BDS movement
6. Oscar nods shamefully preview the whitest Academy Awards since 1998

Midway Music: Bile Rising by Compassion Gorilla

Feature: ”Hollywood’s political ignorance: What Cosby, “Selma” & Hebdo reveal about white liberal consciousness” by Dr. Brittney Cooper (co-founder of the Crunk Feminist Collective) for Salon.com

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Closing Song: Killing God by Comrade Black

The Daily GRRR! - January 16th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for January 16th, 2015
1. ’Five Eyes’ Countries To Meet on ‘Counter-Terrorism’
2. RCMP Refusing To Pay Costs of Cell Phone Tracking
3. Ontario “Justice of The Peace” Guilty of Sexual Harassment For Second Time
4. Another Cop and An Air Cadet Commanding Officer Busted in Barrie Child Porn Raid
5. Toronto Police To Stop Racialised Stop-And-Question Carding Policy
6. NYPD’s Broken Windows Need To Be Thrown Out
7. Torture Report Reveals US Prison Officials OK’d CIA Torture Chamber
8. The 2014 Epidemic of Extreme Guard Violence In Florida Jails
9. A Cartography of Incarceration in the United States

Spoken Word Breakhere is Linda Ereikat with KRAPITILISM

Today’s feature is another read from Rolling Stone. This time with an article by Jesse A. Myerson and José Martín called Smashy Smashy: Nine Historical Triumphs to Make You Rethink Property Destruction.

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The Daily Grrr! Thursday Edition

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Title: The Daily GRRR! –January 15, 2015 - “Thursday morning show”
The Daily GRRR!

Opening song: The Ramones with Judy is a Punk .

HEADLINES
1. Oil Watch
2. Canada = Economica Non Grata
3. Keystone Pipeline
4. Canadian Income Inequality on the rise and the current situation is SHOCKING
Go to the CCPA Pay Clock: https://www.policyalternatives.ca/ceo
5. Charlie Hebdo Fall Out 1: Great Diversity and Sharing of Opinions
6. Charlie Hebdo Fall Out 2: Increased Surveillance
7. 2000 Nigerians Killed by Boko Haram-related Violence (or: there’s bastards and then there’s bastards)
Feature: NPR Planet Money: Should We Trust Economics...(no)

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International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for jan 13th, 2014
1. France
Descent into Unprecedented State of
Anarchy and Violence
2. Rabid Demonization of
Popular Resistance as "Terrorism"
3. The Real Implications for People and Their Rights After Attack on Charlie Hebdo

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 13, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 13, 2015
1. US activist convicted of environmental terrorism gets early release
2. UWaterloo lecturer publicly defends unjustly fired campus café worker
3. Anonymous threatens to out members of misogynistic Dalhousie group
4. BC First Nation implements 100-year community development plan
5. Zapatistas organize first ever Worldwide Festival of Resistance
6. US researchers link recent earthquakes to fracking along Ohio fault line

Midway Music: Save Our Waters by Kinnie Starr feat Ja$e El Niño

Feature: Two critical takes on the issue of misogynistic dental students at Dalhousie University, starting with Judy Haiven’s article “Misogyny at Dal: When We are Sick of Being Forced Down the Middle Road of Apology and Contrition” and followed by an editorial from El Jones entitled “Being a Dentist is Not a Right” (both c/o the Halifax Media Co-op)

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Closing Song: The End of the Bridge by Chris Arnett

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 12, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 12, 2015
1. Quebec Court of Appeal rightly refuses to dismiss First Nations’ lawsuit
2. First Nation explains that financial statements wait on federal gov info
3. Brantford man organizes neighbourhood association of fellow Mohawks
4. BC train derailment emphasizes safety concerns during labour dispute
5. Shell plans to cut tar sands jobs as oil markets remain in crisis
6. New research warns global warming from tar sands will be ‘catastrophic’
7. Imprisoned Saudi blogger receives first of 1000 lashes for ‘insulting Islam’

Midway Music: Bile Rising by Compassion Gorilla

Feature: Two critical responses to the public outrage over last week’s shooting in Paris, starting with Monia Mazigh’s article “The False Debate Between Freedom of Expression and Religious Extremism” on Rabble.ca, followed by Tezu Cole’s article for The New Yorker entitled “Unmournable Bodies”

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Closing Song: Killing God by Comrade Black

The Daily GRRR! - January 9th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for January 9th, 2015
1. Fireworks and Fisticuffs At Hamilton New Years Eve Prison Noise Demo
2. Regina Police Reportedly Threaten ‘Starlight Tour’ for Disabled Indigenous Woman
3. >Mountie in Manitoba Took Arrestee To His House
4. RCMP Officer Ignores Sexual Assault, Gets Docked Pay
5. Surrey Transit Police Kill Gitxsan First Nation Youth
6. 10 More Police Arrested In Ayotzinapa Student Disappearance
7. Attempted Bombing of NAACP Office in Colorado Springs
8. CBSA Pushes Death Sentence Deportation
9. Hamilton Man Set For Double Punishment Deportation
10. High Error Rate in Processing Immigration Documents
11. Conservatives Block Ottawa News Site From Government Servers
12. Je Ne Suis Pas Charlie

Midway Musichere is another one from RPM’s best Indigenous Artists of 2014 - Quese IMC featuring Cempoalli 20 and Marla Nauni with the tune The Comanche

Interview from rom the John Bonnar Audio Blog with Zoe Dodd, a member of the Ontario Coalition against Poverty. They talk about the fight to get a 24-hour drop in for women and trans people opened in Toronto, including the November 25th sit-in action which saw Zoe and 4 other womyn charged with criminal offences.

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Je Suis Charlie

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Title: The Daily GRRR! –January 8, 2015 - “Thursday morning show”

The Daily GRRR!

Opening song: Yann Tiersen with La Valse d’Amelie.

HEADLINES for January 8, 2015

1. Charlie Hebdo Massacre
2. Oil watch is back!
3. Veto Veto Vetooo Obama puts Keystone XL pipeline on ice
4. Recommendations to keep Fossil fuels fossilised. Are Harper's climate change contributions lip service or will he act accordingly? (answer: don't bet on it)
5. Brrr, put another log on the fire. Merciless Cold besieges vulnerable community
6. Bill Cosby! Finally! Over! Don’t hit yer arse on the door on the way out

Feature: an interview from Cartoonists Rights Network International (CRNI) with Stéphane (Charb) Charbonnier, late editor of Charlie Habdo from May 2012

Closing Song: Edith Piaf with Je Ne Regrette Rien.

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The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 6, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 6, 2015
1. Navajo youth commence 200-mile journey for cultural survival
2. Pope plans to instruct 1.2 billion Catholics to act on climate change
3. Canada outed as only country to oppose all endangered species efforts
4. Families of police officers at greatest risk for domestic violence
5. California considers statewide ban on ‘Redskins’ as school mascots
6. German cathedral will shut off lights to protest anti-Muslim march

Midway Music: Little Children by Dirty Grace

Feature: “Police Have a Much Bigger Domestic-Abuse Problem Than the NFL Does” by Conor Friedersdorf for The Atlantic

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Closing Song: Veins by Noah Ross and Chris Fretwell

The Daily GRRR! - Jan. 5, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Jan. 5, 2015
1. Protesters against Utah’s new tar sands mine now face felony riot charges
2. Dalhousie profs go public with complaint against misogynistic students
3. Women’s self-defense course offered at sliding scale in Hamilton
4. #ShutDownCanada day of action called to demand inquiry for #MMIW
5. “Clogged Arteries” album raises funds for frontline pipeline resistance
6. Guelph hosts panel discussion to encourage a direct action-packed 2015

Midway Music: In Your Language by Betty Supple

Feature: “On the Front Lines of the Great Lakes: Tar Sands Sacrifice Zones” by Toban Black and Sonia Grant for Briarpatch Magazine

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Closing Song: For the Children by Jeremy Loveday

The Daily GRRR! - January 2nd, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio Edition

Transportation Not Deportation - No One is Illegal Vancouver
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HEADLINES for January 2nd, 2015
1. Sudbury Jail Renovations Stirs-Up Asbestos
2. More Horrid Migrant Jail Conditions Revealed
3. Stop Turning Public Transit into a Border Checkpoint
4. Arrests Plummet Following De facto Strike by NYPD
5. Virginian Cops Shackle 4 Year Old
6. ’Serial’ Podcast Highlights Prison Phone Scam
7. Calls to Repeal the Safe Streets Act
8. Security Crackdown Continues In Haiti
9. Support Mumia’s Campaign Against Speech Muzzling Law

Midway Musichere is a tune to celebrate the resistance of the socialist fighters in Kobane, who have been under siege by ISIS for several months and the NATO supported Turkish forces for many years. Here is Awaze Ciya with Şoreşa WaşoKanî - Biji Biji YPG
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SXuw8SaVq3I

Feautre is a read of an article by Kevin Edmonds from ricochet called Black men face police violence north of the border too which looks into the shooting death of Jermain Carby at the hands of the Peel regional police in Brampton, Ontario, and the community response to the murder.

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Daily Grrr - January 1 New Years Day

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Opening Music: U2 - "New Years Day"

The Daily GRRR!
HEADLINES for January 1, 2015
1. Why start the year on January 1
2. This day in history
3. Ontario smoking laws
4. Births!
Midway Music: Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five "The Message"
5. New things for a New Year: New Immigration law

6. New things for a New Year: South Korean-Canadian relations confuse
7. New things for a New Year: Abortion restrictions end in New Brunswick
8. New things for a New Year: WORLD CUP OF SOCCER COMING TO CANADA
9. New things for a New Year: A preferable parliament

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End Music: Charles Brown - "Bringing in a Brand New Year"

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