July 30 | Parker Lands Direct Action Lawsuit, General Assembly of Assembly of First Nations, Repealing the PCEPA

This episode of GroundWire was produced on the traditional territory of the Kanien’keha:ka (Mohawk) peoples in Montreal by Laura Charney.

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Headlines

CCPA’s new report on employment insurance sickness benefits | Catherine Fisher, CJLY

Assembly of First Nations Election | Michael Welch, CKUW and Gunargie O’Sullivan, CFRO

Features

Parker Lands Direct Action Lawsuit | Michael Welch, CKUW

Live report from the annual general assembly of the Assembly of First Nations in Vancouver, British Columbia | Gunargie O’Sullivan, Vancouver Coop Radio

Interview with Sandra Wesley, the director of Chez Stella, about the Protection of Communities and Exploited Persons Act, or the PCEPA, and the current federal government’s plans to repeal it | Ali Sirois and Laura Charney, CKUT

 

We thank all our contributors including Catherine Fisher, Michael Welch, Ali Sirois, and Gunargie O’Sullivan.

This episode of GroundWire was produced on the traditional territory of the Kanien’keha:ka (Mohawk) in Montreal, Quebec.

Music this week was “You Got to Run (Spirit of the Wind)” by Buffy Sainte-Marie and Tanya Tagaq and “La Capacidad” by Lido Pimienta from her 2016 album, La Papessa.