Album Review: Jesse LeBourdais - Long Winter

Rebel Time Radio Host, Elysha, writes a review of Vancouver BC's Jesse LeBourdais' latest record, Long Winter. Available October 1 via My Fingers! My Brain! Records from jesselebourdais.bandcamp.com

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

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HEADLINES for Sept. 15, 2014
1. UW allows gender oppression to disrupt annual pow-wow
2. New camp blocks pipeline project through Gitxsan land in BC
3. DA drops charges against anti-coal activists, agrees climate change requires action
4. Journalist sues oil refinery and police for illegal “terrorism” detention
5. Syngenta asks EPA to raise legal limit for ‘bee-killing’ pesticide
6. Top accounting firm runs the numbers on climate change
7. Fact-checkers show TV news networks often fail the truth test
8. Aboriginal children in Australia removed from home at gunpoint

Midway Music: Land Rights by Xavier Rudd

Article: “This Tribe Wants to Kick Rich People Out of the Hamptons” by Justin Doolittle for Vice.com

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Closing Song: Heroes by Wab Kinew

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

Ka'apor Warriors in Amazon - photo: (Lunae Parracho/Reuters)
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HEADLINES for September 12th, 2014
1. Watchdog Says Suicidal Prisoners Should Not Be Kept in Segregation
2. Postcard Only Policy Overturned At Washington Jail
3. Firemen's’ Union to Pay Court Costs For City Hall Rampage
4. Seattle Cops Turn to Social Media To Fund the Fight Against Anti-Police Brutality Policies
5. Militarisation of Campus Police in America Intensifies
6. Indigenous Land Defenders Track Down Illegal Loggers in Brazil
7. Canada Set to Deport Kidnapping Survivors back to Nigeria
8. The Canada Border Services Agency is Out of Control

Midway Musichere is one of the artists performing at the September 17th These Walls Will Fall demo at Cloud gardens in Toronto to commemorate the the continuing resistance after 1 year of the #migrantStrike actions in ontario this is¡Alas! being featured with Savage Fam, with their tune Go Away
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Interview with Deepan Budlakoti, an Ottawa-born man whose citizenship was unilaterally revoked by the Harper government, a move that was recently upheld by a federal judge. Deepan will be appealing the decision that renders him stateless.

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The Daily GRRR! - September 11th, 2014 - In/Security Edition

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HEADLINES for September 11th, 2014
1. Federal Court Judge Upholds Harper Government Revocation of Citizenship for Ottawa Born Man
2. Solidarity with Palestine as #BlockTheBoat Vancouver Scores A Win
3. Toronto’s Boycott Divestment and Sanctions Campaign Targets Occupation Profiteer SodaStream
4. Atikamekw Pass Declaration of Sovereignty Over Traditional Territory in Quebec
5. Another Tailings Pond Failure in BC
6. Enbridge Discharges Water at Wrong Location During Test
7. Muzzling of Federal Scientists Intensifies
8. Kinder Morgan’s Explosive-Oil-by-Rail Operations Disrupted in California
9. The Solution To Fracking Pollution is Probably Not Dilution
10. Utah Tar Sands Resistance Message to US Oil Sands and Other Killers

Midway Music:Sidhe with Disorderly Conduct

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Interview from Freda Huson of the Unist’ot’en action camp, which is blockading pipeline construction in Unceded Unist’ot’en territory in so-called BC. The interview is from Brett Rhyno and was posted first to the Vancouver Media Co-op.
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The Daily GRRR! -September 9, 2014 - “Tuesday morning show”

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HEADLINES for September 9, 2014
1. Atikamekw declare independence in Haute-Mauricie
2. ripping apart the hearts of cable companies.
3. Bill C-10 will hurt First Nation Communities.
4. School trustee decides to make up his own rules.
5. Stephen harpers Nobel Peace prize nomination is just plain wrong.
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Mayday!!: Flobots

Feature: a Podcast from John Bonnar Audio Blog

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The Kerouacs : Warmth in the evening.

The Daily GRRR! - September 8, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for September 8, 2014
1. Barrels of chemical waste dug up at Guelph construction site
2. Toronto pulls clever anti-littering campaign after companies complain
3. US judge dismisses health studies on mountaintop coal removal
4. Undercover cops won’t face charges for intimacy with UK activists
5. Carleton frosh leaders called out for t-shirts saying “F*** Safe Space”
6. Swiss authorities call drive-in brothels a success for sex-worker safety
7. Int’l court confirms Palestine can file charges for Israel’s war crimes
8. Indigenous women ask Stephen Harper, “Am I next?”

Midway Music: Last Word by Wab Kinew feat. Tinsel Korey

Article: “First Nations Women are Being Sold into the Sex Trade on Ships Along Lake Superior” by Dave Dean for Vice.com

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Closing Song: Pain of a Warrior by Young Jibwe

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The Daily GRRR! - September 5th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for September 5th, 2014
1. Man Sues BC for Alleged KKK Torture in Prison
2. Restrictions on Accessing Books in Canadian Jails Continue
3. Jail Terms Starts for Man on #G20Toronto Charges
4. Montreal’s Anti-Protest ByLaw Facing 8 Class Action Lawsuits
5. UN Calls on Canada to End the Indefinite Detention of Migrants
6. The Ugly Profits of Displacement and Detention
7. No Escape: The Toxification of Prisoners At A Pennsylvania Jail
8. Toronto To Ask Enbridge Not to Ship Tar Sands Dilbit Through Line 9

Midway Music: The Coupwith 5 million ways to kill a CEO

Article Read:Post-Ipperwash policing in Ontario from http://anishinabeknews.ca/2014/09/03/ipperwash-series-23-post-ipperwash-...

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Closing Song: tUne-YaRdS withWater Fountain

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The Daily GRRR! - September 4th, 2014 - In/Security Edition

The Coup
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HEADLINES for September 4th, 2014
1. For Minister MacKay, There is “No Compromise” For Gun Justice
2. Campaign to Pay BC’s Striking Teachers Takes Off
3. Without Indigenous Participation, Ontario Continues Ring of Fire Development
4. #Line9 Terminus Cities Among Most Polluted in World’s “Largest Economies”
5. Burnaby Acts to Stop Kinder Morgan Pipeline
6. California Water Legislation May Help Stop Fracking
7. US Governments Wants All Worldwide Data
8. Coal Strikers Memorial Saved From Coal Mine
9. Development Firm Seeks to Contravene National Park Policy in Jasper

Midway Music: The Coup with Magic Clap

Interview w/ Boots Riley of badass “Punk-Funk/Communist Revolution” band, The Coup. Who Are Playing Friday September 5th at the Hard Luck Bar in Toronto!

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International Solidarity News Sept.3rd 2014

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HEADLINES for Sept. 3rd, 2014
1. Commemoration held for IRA Volunteer Alan Ryan in Kitchener
2. Canadian Military Exercises in the Arctic
3. NATO Establishes Infrastructure to
Enhance Aggressive Capability
4. Condemn NATO Warmongering

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Closing Song: Band - "Song"

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September 2,2014

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HEADLINES for September 2, 2014
1. Wage Theft A growing Problem
2. Ferguson cops will now wear cameras.
3. Foreign workers are not in a safe place.
4. BC schools: a labour conflict or reform?
5. bitcoin salaries are becoming more popular.
6. Judge keeps abortion clinics open, temporarily.

Mayday!!: Flobots

Feature: a Podcast from John Bonnar Audio Blog

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The Kerouacs : Warmth in the evening.

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The Daily GRRR! - August 29, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for August 29th 2014
1. Nunavut Jail Still Squalid and Dangerous
2. Detained Migrants Join Protest Against Ongoing Lockdowns
3. Violent Vancouver Cop Remains on the Streets
4. Toronto Police Board Again Seeks to Dismiss G20 Class Action
5. Suit Filed Against BC Mounties for On-Duty Violence
6. Were Cops who Raided #DamLine9 Intoxicated?
7. 1 Dead, Off-Duty Cop Charged with Drunk Driving After Accident
8. More Police Abuse in Ferguson Missouri
9. Oklahoma Cop Assaulted Women During Traffic Stops
10. New Jersey Blue Wall Reinforces Rotten Orchard Theory
11. Oregon Protesters Occupy Offices of Israel-affiliated Prison Firm G4S
12. Boots Riley Lays Down A Punk-Funk/Commie Rev!n

Midway Music: The Coup with The Guillotine

Presentation of Mumia Abu-Jamal at the National Association of Black Journalists’ annual meeting. The piece is called Journalism: Activism or Profession
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Closing Piece: Snow Angel with So Sick So Cool

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The Daily GRRR! - August 28, 2014 - In/Security Edition

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HEADLINES for August 28, 2014
1. Caribou Cut Out By Tar Sands Projects
2. Locking Down Fossil Fuels
3. Energy East Opposition
4. Ice Melting Away
5. Fighting Deportations: Victory for Ayala, Ongoing Battles
6. NSA Helps Law Enforcement Find Personal Info
7. Mickey's Eyes in the Sky

Midway Music: Los Rakas - "Sueno Americano"

Feature: An interview with the son of a woman who received a deportation order after living in Canada for 20 years. He will talk about the issues surrounding this case, particularly the notion of double punishment.

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International Solidarity News Aug.27

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HEADLINES for Aug.27th, 2014
1. Gaza truce
2.
Surrey family fears for life of Osman Fernando de León Reyes if deported to Guatemala
3. Ecuador represented at PSF
4. Ecuador recognizes same sex unions
5. Tent City call out in Kitchener

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August 26, 2014

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HEADLINES for August 19, 2014
1. Pleading suspect dies in police custody.
2. Norway kills record number of whales, world is unimpressed.
3. Electric cars are the safest cars.
4. Vermont ends the war on drugs, kinda.
5. Holocaust survivors and family accuse israel of genocide.
6. Missing and Murdered Indigenous women will be recognized in some school curriculum.
7.

How to name your ship: Gogol Bordello

Feature: a Podcast from John Bonnar Audio Blog on the inabitility for canadians to fill their prescriptions.

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Bob Dylan : Times They are A changin’.

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The Daily GRRR! - August 25, 2014 - “Monday Morning Edition”

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HEADLINES for August 25, 2014
1. “Gaza’s 9/11”: Israeli warplanes destroy high-rise apartment building
2. Constitutional rights suspended in Ferguson as police raided houses door-to-door
3. UofT prof sues NEB for unconstitutional disregard of climate change
4. Harper calls murder of indigenous women a “crime”, denies systemic problem
5. Wahta Mohawks release first "Community Fire" newsletter
6. New community food centres strive to collectivize food security for all
7. Gun club protests police shootings by bearing arms in #BlackOpenCarry march
8. Palestine reporter adapts “rubble bucket challenge” to raise awareness
9. Bryan Adams defends Palestine in Twitter battle against his own fans

Midway Music: Black Rage by Lauryn Hill

Article: “The Ferguson/Palestine Connection” by Kristian Davis Bailey for Ebony.com

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Closing Song: You Can’t Take Me by Bryan Adams

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The Daily GRRR! - Aug 22, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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HEADLINES for Aug 22, 2014
1. Vigil for Tina Fontaine and Faron Hall Held in Winnipeg
2. Thousands Converge in Ottawa for the Peoples Social Forum
3. One week to Stop Deportation of Verdun family to Egypt
4. Volvo Selling 1000 Trucks to Israel for Armoured Bulldozer Transport
5. Who Will Pay for the Mount Polley Mining Disaster
6. 5 Eyes Scanning for Open Server Ports
7. New Orleans Cop Shuts Off BodyCam Before Attempted Execution
8. Anti-Authoritarian Updates on Ferguson Police Riot

Midway Music: Woody Guthrie with Two Good Men

Interview with Tammy who is helping to organise the International Week for Anarchist Prisoners, with a week of events being held at “The Tower” social space in Hamilton from August 23rd to 30th.

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Closing Piece: More from Woody Guthrie with hisBallads for Sacco and Vanzetti

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The Daily GRRR! - August 21, 2014 - In/Security Edition

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HEADLINES for August 21, 2014
1. Out of the Cold Closures
2. More Attacks on Citizenship from the Harper Government
3. Grassy Narrows Youth Issue Demand To Weyerhauser, Oppose Logging
4. Riding Against the Pipeline
5. Climate Change Prompts Relocation
6. Michigan: Send Us Your Radioactive Frack Waste!/strong>
7. Oklahoma's High Score for Fracking: 20 Earthquakes in a Day

Midway Music: Ideal - "Fractivist"

Feature: An interview with Brayden, an organiser with Alliance Against Poverty, an anti-poverty group based in Kitchener. Brayden will talk about the recent loss of Out of the Cold sites as now 4 host sites have backed out of the program. Out of the Cold is a seasonal program that provides shelter and food, relying on a different location and its volunteers each night of the week.

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International Solidarity News

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HEADLINES for Aug.20th, 2014
1. Romanian Cultural Gathering a success
2. Prisoner Justice Day
3. Elementary Teachers Hold Annual General Meeting
4. BC Teachers Receive Widespread Support from Ontario
5. • University of Windsor Faculty Oppose Imposed Terms

Midway Music: Band - "Song"

Feature: talk about what the feature is
Article: "title" by "author" from "source"
Interview: "title" by "author" from "source"

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Closing Song: Band - "Song"

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Daily Grrr August 19 2014

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HEADLINES for August 19, 2014
1. Long term effects of treating seeds with nerve poison is worrisome.
2. Canada is aiding Israel in spying on their enemies.
3. Halifax Hands Up Rally is for more than just Solidarity.
4. Police in Ferguson Arrest journalists.
5. More scary tales from the world of Fracking.

The Circle In The Square: Flobots

Feature: a Podcast from Swan Song about the god Particle.

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A Tribe Called Red : Wood carver.

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The Daily GRRR! - August 18, 2014 - “Monday Morning Edition”

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HEADLINES for August 18, 2014
1. Protests against Black teen’s murder by police continue despite curfew
2. Hate crime survivor sentenced to 10 years in prison for self-defense
3. ”Block the Boat” protests in US port cities keep Israeli imports at bay
4. #BDS movement gains momentum and success worldwide
5. Manitoba grand chief calls for boycott of Sun Media “propaganda”
6. Six Nations team wins international softball tournament
7. 13-year-old girl pitches first female shutout in Little League World Series
8. Dawn raids in Toronto tear immigrant workers from their families
9. Ontario protest joins int’l solidarity actions for Ferguson, Missouri

Midway Music: Be Free by J. Cole

Article: “Why We Cannot Have Reproductive Justice Without Fighting Police Brutality” by Hannah Giorgis

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Closing Song:Battle Cry by Angel Haze feat. Sia

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