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Dec 24 HEADLINES

CLICK HERE to listen. We are now producing our weekly headlines broadcast in collaboration with The Dominion, an independent grassroots news source that you can read online or in the print version distributed monthly across Canada. In brief: -Protesters in Montreal and Toronto hurl shoes at US consulates in solidarity with jailed Iraqi journalist Mantadhar […]

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Dec 17 2008 – Headlines

CLICK HERE to listen (9m 16s): In brief: -Liberal Party of Canada calls for ban on Tasers; Police forces recall some of the weapons for testing after CBC probe finds potentially deadly malfunction -Newfoundland and Labrador to expropriate assets from AbitibiBowater after the logging company closes a pulp mill -Barriere Lake: Acting chief of Algonquin […]

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Dec 10 Headlines

Click HERE to listen (runs 16min 06 sec) Local – Montreal Massacre: 19th Anniversary – No Charges in Fredy Villanueva Case – Adil Charkaoui Faces “Public” Trial – Quebec Election Results: Charest, Khadir *Special report* : Immigrant Workers’ Centre Demonstration Protests Layoffs of 500 employees Lamour textile factory: 2007 Mostafa Henaway from the IWC speaks with […]

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Dec 3 Headlines

Click HERE to listen (runs 7m21s) -Aboriginals living downstream from Ft. McMurray, environmentalists say no to new oil sands projects -Coalition forms to oust federal Conservatives from power -On Buy Nothing Day, Walmart employee trampled to death by shoppers -US reportedly pledges $7.7 trillion to bail out firms -China executes scientist convicted of spying as UN moves to […]

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Nov 26 Headlines

Click HERE to listen (runs 5m33s) INTERNATIONAL JOURNALISTS APPEAL ISRAEL’S BARRING FOREIGN PRESS FROM GAZA STRIP – International journalists based in Israel appeal decision in Supreme Court; first blanket ban on foreign reporters entering Gaza. In addition, a letter protesting the ban signed by AP, Reuters, NYT, BBC, CNN, and other major news organizations sent […]