December 3 | Housing advocates, silica harvesting opposition, Out of the Cold

This episode of GroundWire was produced by the GroundWire National Coordination Team on the Traditional Territory of the Mississaugas of the New Credit, hosted by Courtney Harrop.

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Headlines

December 1st day of action in support of striking postal workers | Michael Welch, CKUW

GW Oshawa GM plant to close | Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, GroundWire and Greg Macdougall, EquitableEducation.ca

Features

Housing advocates rally outside Vancouver City Hall | Alex de Boer, CiTR

Raising concerns over plans to harvest silica sand from Lake Winnipeg | Michael Welch, CKUW

Out of the Cold program in Toronto | Austin Devaraj, CJRU

Music this week was ‘We Are’ by Digging Roots from their album We Are and ‘Thirty’ by The Weather Station from their album of the same name.