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The Daily GRRR! is a daily 9-10am news radio show on 100.3fm, CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario. SoundFM.ca on the web. We broadcast from the centre of the Haldimand Tract, Grand River Territory of the Haudenosaunee - Six Nations.

We are your daily source for critical analysis and coverage of news and issues that impact turtle island and its inhabitants, as well as select newsbits from around the world. Grand River Radical Radio is a project of the Grand River Media Collective, visit us on the web at grandrivermc.ca

The Daily GRRR! consists of 30 minutes of headlines, a song and a feature edited daily into a podcast , and 30 minutes of in-depth analysis, an interview, syndicated podcasts or anyother content our presenters feel like its important enough to share! Sometimes the 2nd 30 minutes will also be edited and uploaded to grandrivermc.ca

When The Daily GRRR! is not at full capacity or is taking a break from live shows we play a selection of podcasts which fit the daily theme and are generally gathered from the rabble.ca podcast network and the the media co-op sites.

The Usual Current Weekly Schedule:

Monday: The Mondays  with host Kathryn

Tuesday: Too Bad It's Only Tuesday with host Kathryn

Wednesday: International News with host Julian Ichim

Thursday: Thursday's with host Dan or Kathryn

Friday: Waves Thru Walls - Prison Radio with host dan Kellar

The Daily GRRR! is supported the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

The Daily GRRR! - February 6th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls

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HEADLINES for February 6th, 2015
1. Ontario Jail Guards Amp Up For Strike
2. Bus Program For Families of Prisoners Gaining Momentum
3. Police Sued Over Strip Search Practices
4. Police Called on Guelph Schoolboy for Tantrum
5. Quebec Cops Mistreat Rape Victim
6. Manslaughter Charges Dropped Against Teen After Cops Found To Have Violated His Rights
7. Waterloo Regional Police Budget Increase Approved By Police Board

Midway Music: KRS- One & Zack De La Rocha & Last Emperor with the 2011 tune C I A (Criminals In Action)

Feature is writer Tasha Fierce reading an abridged version of her essay Sister Soldiers: Black Women in Protest Movementswhich will be published in the Spring 2015 Law & Order issue of Bitch magazine. The piece explores the history of black women leading civil rights movements—from the 1960s all the way to Black Lives Matter.

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

Closing Piece: Mumia’s African Heritage Month’s A Profile is Excellence series, here is Thousands of Black Woman

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HEADLINES for Feb.4th, 2014
1. Statement from Maghaberry 30/01/15th
2. Timeline Of Maghberry events
3. Statement of Republican POWS PortLaoise 04/02/15
4. Republican POW protest PortLaoise

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Title: The Daily GRRR! –February 5, 2015 - “Thursday morning show”
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Opening song: Fatboy Slim with Punk to Funk .

HEADLINES for February 5, 2015

1. Proposed bill C51
2. Canada's Communications Security Establishment or CSE LEVITATION program
3. One of the few instances of substantial opposition seen so far
4. The Conservative point of view
5. Silencing Dissent
Feature: Feature: Christopher Soghoian: Government Surveillance – This is just the beginning

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web. The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

The Daily GRRR! - Feb. 3, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Feb. 3, 2015
1. Indigenous nations urge B.C. gov to implement all Mt Polley mine changes
2. Algonquins of Barriere Lake file lawsuit against feds for mismanaging funds
3. Ontario First Nations are prepared to die defending their lands, chiefs say
4. Ottawa’s indigenous community urges city not to close homeless drop-in centre
5. Skwomesh language gets DIY revitalization by indigenous youth in Vancouver
6. University of Vermont expands student pronoun options to include “they”
7. WPIRG promotes “Strategies for Solidarity” at free conference this weekend!

Midway Music: Ocean Blue by Rae Spoon

Feature: “How using ‘they’ as a singular pronoun can change the world” by Davey Shlasko for Feministing.com

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: Shipwrecked by Chris Pureka

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The Daily GRRR! - Feb. 2, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Feb. 2, 2015
1. Kinder Morgan drops lawsuit against Burnaby Mtn anti-pipeline protesters
2. Scientists find 10M gallon “bath mat” of oil on ocean floor in Gulf of Mexico
3. Peru’s indigenous people hold month-long river blockade against oil company
4. Tens of thousands rally in Spain for anti-austerity party as elections approach
5. New web-series shows Hamilton as oppressive, capitalist dystopia in 2025
6. First Asian-American sitcom premieres on primetime television this week
7. “Black Like We” anthology raises crowdfunding cash for youth art and writing

Midway Music: Outlaw by Amplify Dot

Feature: “100+ LGBTQ Black Women You Should Know: The Epic Black History Month Megapost” from AutoStraddle.com

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: Woof! by Tori Fixx

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The Daily GRRR! - January 30th, 2015 - Waves Through Walls

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HEADLINES for January 30th, 2015
1. No Parole Prison Legislation To Be Introduced by Harper Government
2. Changes in Transgender Policy for Prisons
3. 2 Child residents of Kitchener Ordered Back to Violence Plagued Egypt
4. New Anti-Terror Legislation Drafted by Harper’s Conservatives
5. Project “Levitation” Has Canadian Spies Monitoring Downloads
6. Vancouver Cop Charged After Woman Alleges Assault and Confinement
7. Violent G20 Toronto Cop Wins Appeal to Avoid Jail
8. Sudbury Cop Charged With Assault
9. Denver Cops Kill 16 Year Old Woman For Driving
10. Lawsuit Filed After Cops Facilitate Rape of 17 Year Old Woman
11. Ontario Proposed Tough New Rules Over Captive Marine Mammals

Midway Music: Storm of Sedition with Fire To The Prisons

Interviewwith Dylan Powell of Marineland Animal Defense on the recent announcement by the Ontario government to change rules governing the captive marine mammal industry in the province.
http://marinelandanimaldefense.com/ - @marinelandAD”

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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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.

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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

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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 .

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web. The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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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)

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

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

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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

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: For the Children by Jeremy Loveday

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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.

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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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

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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

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: The End of the Bridge by Chris Arnett

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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

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: Killing God by Comrade Black

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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.

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web. The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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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

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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)

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: The End of the Bridge by Chris Arnett

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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”

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS.

Closing Song: Killing God by Comrade Black

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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.

The Daily GRRR! is on weekdays from 9-10am on 100.3fm CKMS in Waterloo, Ontario, and http://soundfm.ca on the web.

The Daily GRRR! is a project of the Grand River Media Collective and is supported by the Community Radio Fund of Canada and CKMS

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