GroundWire Dec. 3 | Winnipeg violence, Vancouver transit strike, Montreal Disabilities demonstration

This episode of GroundWire was produced on occupied Anishinaabeg Aking, the homeland of the M├Ętis nation, and the historical territory of the Nehiyawak and the Nakota in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and hosted by Michael Welch.

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Headlines:

National Farmers Union 50th anniversary convention in Winnipeg | Michael Welch, Emily Leedham (CKUW),

Immigrant workers exploited in Montreal warehouses | Stefan Christoff

BC passes UNDRIP Implementation Act | Catherine Fisher (CJLY)

Features:

Debating approach to surging criminal violence in Winnipeg | Michael Welch (CKUW)

Ongoing Labour grievances prompt near shut down of Vancouver Transit | News Collective (CITR), Michael Welch (CKUW)

Montrealers demand reinvestments in services for disabled | Leora Shertzer (CKUT)

Community Radio Report:

Ontario Court rules Student Choice Initiative unlawful | Michael Welch (CKUW)

Music:

Please Come Home – Don Amero
Colossus of Rhodes – The New Pornographers