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Confront Barrick Gold — Interview with Darius Mirshahi

Photo credits: March 28th protest [audio https://ia801508.us.archive.org/34/items/DariusMirshahiInterview/Darius%20Mirshahi%20Interview.mp3] Click here to download The group “Protest Barrick” has been organizing annual demonstrations for the past 8 years against one of the biggest minning companies in the world, Barrick Gold Corp. It takes place in Toronto, in front of the building in which the corporation’s general meeting takes place. This […]

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Interview with ASSE Legal Comitee Richard Alexandre

Credits: Pierre-Luc Daoust Click here to download audio. In order to understand the events that happened during the last month in the movement against austerity, CKUT News Collective spoke with Richard Alexandre from ASSE Legal Comitee. Alexandre shares with us his thoughts about the injunctions, the arrests, the disciplinary procedures at UQAM… This interview is […]

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Interview with caravan members from Ayotzinapa, Mexico

  [audio https://ia801507.us.archive.org/5/items/SimoneAyotzinapaCaravanFINAL/Simone%20Ayotzinapa%20Caravan%20FINAL.mp3] Click here to download audio  Interview in Spanish:  [audio https://ia801509.us.archive.org/9/items/AyotzinapaEntrevistaMontrealFINAL/Ayotzinapa%20Entrevista%20Montreal%20FINAL%20.mp3] Click here to download audio  On September 26th 2014, police forces in the State of Guerrero, Mexico, attacked a busload of students from a rural teacher training school in Ayotzinapa. This attack resulted in the death of six people, and the forced disappearance of […]

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TRANSMESH at World Forum of Free Media

Click here to download audio. Building autonomous communication infrastructure was the theme of a workshop called TRANSMESH. Held during the World Social Forum in Tunisia as part of the World Forum of Free Media, the workshop presenters explained how to install a MESH network. This technology allows for the sharing content digitally over community networks […]

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Street Beat at DansLaRue

[audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/15/items/StreetBeatApril242015/StreetBeat_April24%202015.mp3] Click here to download audio. We bring you the lastest edition of Street Beat realised in collaboration with homeless youth at DansLaRue. This month’s edition of Street Beat features more from conversations with youth at Chez Pops – the day centre of Dans La Rue, which is an organization that provides services for homeless […]

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Interview with Brice Dansereau-Olivier from Printemps 2015 comitee

Click here to download audio. With University classes ending and student strikes winding down, many are wondering what’s next for the anti-austerity movement. CKUT volunteer Celia Robinovitch caught up with Comite Printemps 2015 organizer Brice Dansereau-Olivier to reflect on the recent anti-austerity action and discuss where the movement is headed. CKUT News Collective

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Gender Based Violence in Myanmar

[audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/19/items/WINGSMyanmar/WINGS%20Myanmar.mp3] Click here to download audio  We bring you a brand new doc from CKUT’s very own Portia Larlee who is based in Yangon, Myanmar [formerly Burma]. Portia probes deeply into what people say, think, and do about Gender Based Violence in a country that has a mythology of equality and a reality of subordination. […]

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Entrevue avec Pierre Yves Serinet sur l’impact des Accords de Libre Echange

Credit: magzquebec.ca [audio https://ia600700.us.archive.org/1/items/PierreYvesSerinetRQIC/Pierre%20Yves%20Serinet%20RQIC.mp3] Click here to download Le 20 avril, le premier ministre Philippe Couillard a présenté aux invités du Conseil du Patronat sa vision pour créer richesse et prospérité au Québec, quelques semaines à peine après son budget d’austérité 2015 et avoir signalé son intention de ratifier l’Accord de libre-échange Canada-Union européenne (AÉCG), rapidement, […]

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Dolores Chew talks about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reception in Canada

Credits: cbc.ca [audio https://ia600701.us.archive.org/2/items/DoloresChew/Dolores%20Chew.mp3] Click here to download Indian Prime-Minister Nerandra Modi did a 3 day diplomatic visit to Canada from April 14 to 16. He is a very controversial figure: he is being celebrated for his successful economic measures in India, but also strongly criticized for his Hindu-nationalist politics and his involvement in the 2002 Gujarat […]

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Reaction of the UQAM’s lecturer union president to the occupation

[audio https://ia902600.us.archive.org/27/items/MarieBlaisEdited/Marie%20Blais%20edited.wav] Click here to download audio. Last wednesday, after some students broke the court injunction inside UQAM, the administration allowed the SPVM to intervene and they arrested 21 students protesting against austerity inside the pavilion J-A De Seve. In reaction, students and teachers started to protest against the administration by occupying the pavilion. Later in […]

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Effets de l’islamophobie sur les femmes musulmanes

[audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/24/items/20150406.17.0018.00/20150406.17.00-18.00.mp3] Clicker pour telecharger le fichier audio. Chris, l’animateur de cette édition d’En Profondeur, est accompagné de Siegfried L. Mathelet, de la Chaire UNESCO-UQAM sur les fondements philosophiques de la justice et de la démocratie, et donne la parole à des concitoyennes musulmanes militant contre l’islamophobie au «Québec».

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Interview Marie-Helene Dubé on the Charter of Values.

[audio https://ia601504.us.archive.org/2/items/MarieHeleDube04/Marie%20Hele%20Dube_04.mp3] Click here to download audio. James Oscar from the CKUT News Collective has met the lawyer Marie-Helene Dubé to talk about life for black people in Quebec before and after the Charter of Values. She has recently delivered an editorial on Quebec governments former Charter of Values. She accuses it of being above anything […]

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Violence against journalists – Interview

Credits: Camil Tang Click here to download audio. Anouk Millet, from the news collective talked to Lise Millette, the president of the Federation Professionelle des Journalistes du Quebec. The organization recently issued a statement on violence against journalists in the current anti-austerity protests. CKUT News Collective.

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Repression at UQAM

[audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/25/items/UqamRepression/uqam%20repression%20.mp3] Click here to download audio. On Friday, March 27th, a meeting was organised on Place Pasteur, close to UQAM university, in support for 9 students that face sanctions from the university. They are all militants or student representatives and are judged at the same time for various infractions in the last two years. UQAM […]

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April 2nd massive anti-austerity demonstration

Click here to download audio CKUT News collective members Anna and Celia covered yesterday’s national anti-austerity demonstration in Montreal. It was organized by the Comite Printemps 2015. The manifestation started at Square Victoria and 75000 people were walking on Sherbrooke avenue at the top of the participation. CKUT News Collective