June 19 | Sixties Scoop, Pump Beer Not Oil, Five New Indigenous Radio Licenses

This episode of GroundWire was produced at Community radio station CKUW 95.9FM in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Treaty One Territory, on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe peoples and the homeland of the Metis Nation. Hosted by Al, Jasmine and Suss.

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Headlines

CRTC awards five new Indigenous Radio Licenses | Greg MacDougall, EquitableEducation.ca and AnishinabekNews.ca

Kingston City Council Approves Third Crossing Bridge after 55 Years | Jasmine Chapman, CFRC

Features

Sixties Scoop Class Action Lawsuit in British Columbia proceeding without consulting survivors | Gunargie O’Sullivan, Co-op Radio

Pump Beer Not Oil: cola-beer-ation between 350.org and Junction Craft Brewing in Toronto to raise money for First Nations legal action against Kinder Morgan pipeline | Mick Sweetman, CJRU

Community Radio Report

 Highlights from the Future of First Nations, Inuit and Métis broadcasting convergence in Halifax, Nova Scotia | Courtney Harrop, GroundWire

 Thanks to all of our contributors as well as Anna Sigrithur, Omme-Salma Rahemtullah and all the amazing volunteers at CKUW.

 Music this week from Bicycle Face and Marisolle Negash