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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

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.

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. 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

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: 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

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

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.

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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Daily Grrr - January 1 New Years Day

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Opening Music: U2 - "New Years Day"

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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

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

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

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International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for Dec. 31st, 2014
1. Jan 6th Meeting on drug problem
2. The Interview
3. DPRK

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 30, 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 30, 2014
1. Train derailment in Banff Nat’l Park spills ash and grain into creek
2. Massive B.C. gold mine near Alaska border gets environmental approval
3. Canada votes against UN ban on nuclear weapons in the Middle East
4. SumOfUs.org is taking votes for the first annual Corporate Evil Awards!
5. “Clogged Arteries” album raises funds for frontline pipeline resistance
6. KW Poetry Slam brings spoken word back to the Boathouse on Jan. 3!

Midway Music: Foreign Affairs by Brett Wildeman

Feature: Call for end to collaboration between Vancouver transit police and CBSA: Interview with Daniel Tseghay of the new group Transportation Not Deportation

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 Dirt by Old Joe and the Truth Hurts

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 29, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 29, 2014
1. Dakota riders gather in memory of largest mass execution in US history
2. Stats are in: Israel killed more Palestinians in 2014 than any since 1967
3. Indigenous Brazilians secure nationwide land defense victory
4. California college students call for K-12 consent ed to combat rape
5. Alberta doctor outs Canada on lying to U.S. about tar sands health risks
6. #ShutDownCanada day of action called to demand inquiry for #MMIW

Midway Music: When the Ink Dries by West My Friend

Feature: “Wage Solidarity to Nourish the Nation: Interview with Ruby Smith Diaz” by CKUT News Collective

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: Harper’s Pond by As the Crow Flies

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The Daily GRRR! - December 26th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for December 26th, 2014
1. Backlash Mounting Over Sick-in-Solitary Scandal
2. CSIS Watchdog To Hear Political Intimidation Complaint
3. Canadian Cops Can Search Your Cell
4. Montreal Cop’s Union Boss Explains Forces Racism
5. BC Cops Sell Wristbands To Support Murderous Colleague
6. Child Porn Charges For Saskatchewan RCMP Officer
7. Christmas Eve Vigil to Demand #JusticeForJermaine Carby

Midway Music: Rob Hustle feat. Bump with Call the Cops - @robhustle
http://youtu.be/IlY9C6pzxKc

Feature is a reading from the Rolling Stone article by José Martín called Policing is A Dirty Job, But Nobody’s Gotta Do It: 6 Ideas For A Cop Free World.

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! – December 25, 2014 – So this is Christmas

Opening Music: Pogues with Kirsty McColl with Fairytale of New York
The Daily GRRR!
HEADLINES for December 25, 2014
For Info on the Bill Cosby Alternative: Contact Shirley Lichti at (519) 745-0247 or slichti@marketingmagic.ca or Mike Farwell farwell@voicescarry.ca for more information. Tickets are now available at http://voicescarry.eventbrite.ca.
1. Oil Watch
2. Enbridge Line 4 spills 1,350 barrels at Regina Terminal
3. Income inequality condemned by one of the ‘Big Five’ banks
4. Bill Cosby Alternate Event - Tickets are now available at http://voicescarry.eventbrite.ca.
5. Comprehensive land claims interim treaty.
6. There is a Santa

Closing Music: Mike Oldfield In Dulci Jubilo from Tubular Bells

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

International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for Dec. 24th, 2014
1. Re-establishment of Cuba-U.S. Diplomatic Relations
Long Live Revolutionary Cuba!
2. Glorious Victory for Justice! The Cuban Five Are Free!
3. Viva Cuba, Report on Yesterdays Celebration in Toronto
4. Alan Ryan Peoples Community Organization Christmas Dinner a success

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 23 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 23, 2014
1. Rights sold to drill for gas under Alberta’s Swan Lake and prov park
2. Saskatchewan First Nation welcomes back the bison after decades gone
3. Indigenous rapper MC RedCloud shatters World Record at MMIW Benefit
4. Voices Carry event offers pro-survivor alternative to Cosby show on Jan 7
5. Indian multimedia comic book creates female superhero to fight rape
6. Family of brain-dead pregnant woman fights for right to end life support
7. Tenant protests push investors to sell UK estate for affordable housing
8. Airbnb ads raise awareness of the homelessness problem in Calgary
9. Ferguson protesters remix Christmas carols to sing against racism

Midway Music: Life Is Hell (an anti-racist “Silver Bells” remix) by the Ferguson Justice Carol Singers

Feature: Two critiques of the problematic, paternalistic BandAid charity song played over and over on the radio this time of year, with the similarly titled editorials “No, they don’t know it’s Christmas” by John Sakamoto for The Toronto Star and “Yes, they know it’s Christmas” by Laura Seay for The Washington Post

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: Radi-Aid (BandAid Parody) by Africa for Norway

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 22, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 22, 2014
1. Peru plans to press charges against Greenpeace for destructive stunt
2. Canadian developers literally stealing indigenous lands in Honduras
3. BC First Nation may file mining injunction after tailings pond spill
4. UN urged to declare Canada’s genocide against indigenous peoples
5. Palestine sets deadline on Israel’s settler-colonial occupation
6. Cop fired for stopping fellow cop from choking handcuffed suspect
7. WPIRG fights for the rehiring of unjustly fired UW food service worker

Midway Music: Immigrant by Alysha Brilla

Feature: “What does #BlackLivesMatter mean for climate change? Everything.” by Naomi Klein 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: Mother Earth by Boogey the Beat

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The Daily GRRR! - December 19th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for December 19th, 2014
1. Canada’s Jails Filled With Legally Innocent People
2. #SuperJailFail - Ontario’s New Jail Put Sick In Solitary
3. Grandmother Exonerated In Assault Police Charge That Left Her Crippled
4. RCMP Officer Tackled Wet’suwet’en Elder
5. UK Activist Wins Settlement Over Undercover Fathering
6. Pennsylvania Cops Angry At University Presidents Over Anti-Police Violence Protests
7. Petition to Block Criminal Cop From Getting Promotion in Edmonton

Midway Music: Sole and DJ Pain 1 with the tune Fire The Police

Today’s feature is reading of an article from anarchist organiser, theorist, and author Peter Gelderloos with a piece from CounterPunch.org entitled, The Nature of Police, the Role of the Left.

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! - December 18th, 2014

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HEADLINES for December 18th, 2014
1. Momentum Surges for Expulsion of Misogynist Male Dalhousie Dentistry Students
2. 16 Month Old Refugee/Citizen Has Spent Entire Life In Canadian Jail
3. Montreal Firefighters Use Trucks As Protest Billboards
4. Conservatives Launch Online Campaign Targeting First Nations Bands Demanding Treaty Rights
5. Site C Dam Approved in BC - “An Expensive Mistake”
6. Big Canadian Charity Divests From Fossil Fuels
7. Nova Scotia Passes Fracking Moratorium
8. Quebec Says Fracking Exploration “Not Worth The Risk”
9. New York State Will Ban Fracking

Midway Music: with

Interview from Aaron Lakoff of the CKUT news collective, with journalist Dawn Paley. They discuss Dawn’s new book “Drug War Capitalism” as well as ongoing protests in Mexico for the disappeared students of Ayotzinapa

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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International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for Dec. 17th, 2014
1. Nine Colombian FARC Rebels Killed in Military Bombing
2. U.S. Senate Report on CIA Torture
3. Info Picket for Craigavon Two
4. Rejecting International Law and Palestinian Rights: The Peace Process Industry

Feature: John Finucane speaking at the JFTC2 Panel Discussion 2014
Article: "title" by "author" from "source"
Interview: "title" by "author" from "source"

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: Band - "Song"

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 16 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 16, 2014
1. Tens of thousands march against police brutality in major US cities
2. Arctic oil exploration threatens narwhals and Inuit way of life
3. Indigenous land defender finally free but in need of legal funds
4. Indigenous warrior raises funds to grow more food for the movement
5. Monsanto sues Vermont over proposed law to label GMO foods
6. Racial profiling to blame for too many black children in foster care
7. Black man sues Toronto bank for arrest while making legal deposit

Midway Music: Hell by Tegan and Sara

Feature: “Accomplices Not Allies: Abolishing the Ally Industrial Complex ~ An Indigenous Perspective” published anonymously as a zine, available at IndigenousAction.org

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: Now I’m All Messed Up by Tegan and Sara

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The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 15, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Dec. 15, 2014
1. Concordia University undergrads vote yes for BDS on campus
2. Only US and Israel oppose UN ban on weapons in outer space
3. Direct action glues the locks on McGill’s drone research lab
4. NEB email gloats about public’s limitations in challenging pipelines
5. Enbridge fails to reassure communities at risk along Line 9
6. Energy East pipeline info session met with protest in Winnipeg
7. California train derails, leading to call for ban on crude-by-rail

Midway Music: Barricade by Stars

Feature: “COP20: You can’t spell ‘climate’ without L-I-M-A” by Amy Goodman 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: Today Will Be Better, I Swear! by Stars

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The Daily GRRR! - December 12th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio Edition

Solitary Confinement - from brokenchains.us
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HEADLINES for December 12th, 2014
1. Canada’s “Addiction” to Torturous Segregation Will Continue
2. Defiant and Loving Noise Demo at Grand valley Institute
3. G20 Cop’s Story Shifts After Meeting With Accused Cop Lawyer
4. Montreal Cop Arrested For Assaulting Lover, Threatening Minister
5. Manitoba Cop Busted on Child Porn Creation Charges
6. Cops Are Not Afraid Of the Legal System
7. Youth Bring Tar Sands Warnings to COP20

Feature: Coast Salish based social justice warrior Harsha Walia adds a strong anti-colonial, anti-imperial, anti-capitalist voice to the December 2nd Capitalism vs. The Climate panel discussion at SFU where Naomi Klein's book of the same title was discussed.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0I7GlkVEh4&list=UUXVvxLkc_m7IzXoDn8tl8z...

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

image is Solitary Confinement - from brokenchains.us

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Daily Grr December 11, 2014

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HEADLINES for December 11, 2014

Opening Song: John Lennon - Instant Karma
1. OILWATCH
2. Once more: why is oil falling - it's all politics
3. The impact of the drop in the Canadian oil industry
4. Stevie H calls climate regulations on oil and gas sector ‘crazy economic policy’.
5. New AFN chief
6. The Comprehensive Land Claims Policy (consultation period EXTENDED TO DEC 31)

Midway Music: Talking Heads - (Nothing But) Flowers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lOEIRI5HSuQ;

Feature: Ursula K. Le Guin accepts the National Book Foundation's Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters at the 65th National Book Awards on November 19, 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Et9Nf-rsALk

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