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

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HEADLINES for February 13th, 2015
1. Family Day Rally At Lindsay’s Immigration Jail
2. Breaking: American Jails Are Being Overused
3. London’s Prisoners Justice Film Festival is Seeking Support
4. Judge Dismisses Anti-Protest P6 Charges
5. Mental Distress and Police Causing Death in BC
6. 2 Brant County OPP Charged In Car Chase Death
7. RCMP Illegally Took Guns From Homes After Evacuating Residents
8. McGill Profs Attempt To Avoid Scrutiny Over Military Contracts Through Shell Companies
9. Continent-Wide Ceremonies and Demonstrations for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women
10. 4 Decades Since Arrest of Political Prisoner Leonard Peltier

Midway Music: Savage Fam with (a clean version of) Strychnine
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Featureis political prisoner Jaan Laaman reading his essay which reflects on Resistance, Struggle, Death, and Incarceration.
https://denverabc.wordpress.com/2015/02/08/some-reflections-on-comrades-...

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Title: The Daily GRRR! –February 12, 2015 – “Thursday morning show”
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Opening song: Robbie Robertson with Cherokee Morning Song.

HEADLINES for February 12, 2015

1. Physician assisted suicide
2. Paul Martin Op-Ed
3. Car hacking
4. SIRC
5. HSBC
Feature: Andre Brink RIP
Closing song: Cole Porter (sung by Billie Holliday) with Let’s Do it (Let’s Fall in Love) .

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HEADLINES for Feb. 11th, 2014
1. Kitchener-Waterloo Meeting Launches Work for
Political Renewal
2.
Kitchener Political Picket
3. Postal Workers in Greater Toronto Area Plan More Actions

4. Disingenuous "Prohibited Conduct" Clause*

5. Alan Ryan Peoples Community Organization Condemns attempts to marginalize the elderly!!

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The Daily GRRR! - Feb. 10, 2015 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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HEADLINES for Feb. 10, 2015
1. Geological research links Montana oil spill to arsenic levels in groundwater
2. Pesticide lobby spreads misinformation to counter ON’s plan to nix neonics
3. Women use their wiles to orchestrate mass prison breakout in central Brazil
4. Black man arrested for drinking iced tea finally acquitted after two years
5. Cops who framed man for rape forced to pay his compensation out of pocket
6. Graphic novel on healthy hookups wants to show straight boys how it’s done
7. Activists ring in Valentine’s Day with real celebrations of love and struggle

Midway Music: Ask First! (Radical Rewrite of “Blurred Lines”) by Kaleigh Trace and J. Mary Burnett

Feature: “What Happens When A Prominent Male Feminist Is Accused Of Rape?” by Cecilia D’Anastasio for Jezebel.com (**Trigger Warning**)

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Closing Song: The Empty by Le Tigre

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The Daily GRRR! - Feb. 9, 2015 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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HEADLINES for Feb. 9, 2015
1. Strike continues for community health workers here and across the province
2. Target employees claim ‘walk of shame’ that led to suicide is widely used
3. Anthropologist says cultural contexts may help us understand schizophrenia
4. Community outraged that Native vet’s hair was cut off by nursing home staff
5. Anti-mascot t-shirts spark student fight at 8th grade girls’ basketball game
6. Texas 4th grader gets suspended for “terroristic threat” with LOTR magic
7. UWaterloo students demand referendum on severing campus ties with Israel
8. Scottish labour party promises gender parity in all public bodies if elected

Midway Music: Rebel Girl by Bikini Kill

Feature: “Caring in the City” by Johanna Brenner for Jacobin Mag

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Closing Song: Deceptacon by Le Tigre

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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.

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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

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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

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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

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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”

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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.

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

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The Daily GRRR!
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

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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

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Closing Song: For the Children by Jeremy Loveday

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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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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

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Closing Song: The End of the Bridge by Chris Arnett

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