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Canada receives “failing grade” in civil and political rights review at United Nations

[audio https://ia601504.us.archive.org/14/items/InterviewWithTimMcSorley/Tim%20McSorley%20longer%20version.mp3] Click here to download audio. On July 7 and 8, the United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) reviewed Canada’s compliance with the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights for the first time since 2006. Two weeks later, on July 23, the UNHRC released its findings in a report, raising far more concerns and recommendations than […]

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Black Lives Matter – Toronto coalition made a ‘day of action’ to seek justice and call end to justice brutality.

Photo credit: Jalani Morgan, https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=426726174176168&set=pcb.426729977509121&type=1&theater [audio https://ia601500.us.archive.org/27/items/BlackLivesMatters/Black%20Lives%20Matters.mp3] Click here to download audio. On Monday 27 July, the Black Lives Matter Toronto coalition held a “day of action”. The goal: call for an end to police brutality and to seek justice after the death of two black men – Jermaine Carby was shot at a traffic stop and Andrew […]

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Manifestants Haïtiens, menacés de déportations, se rassemblent contre la levée du moratoire

[audio https://ia601508.us.archive.org/0/items/HaitiZimbabweNonAuxDeportations/Haiti%20report.mp3] Click here to download audio. “Intègres et non pas intégrés” Jeudi le 9 juillet dernier, le Comité d’action des personnes sans statut ainsi qu’une vingtaine d’Haïtiens se sont rassemblés devant les bureaux du ministère de l’immigration de la diversité et de l’inclusion à Montréal pour dénoncer la levée du moratoire en Décembre 2014. Ce moratoire empêchait la […]

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Rassemblement et audience pour homme menacé de déportation, Deepan Budlakoti

[audio https://ia601503.us.archive.org/7/items/EntrevueDeepan/DEEPAN%20MP3.mp3] Click here to download audio. Le 13 juillet, un rassemblement et audience a eu lieu devant la Commission de l’immigration et du statut de réfugié du Canada pour Deepan Budlakoti, un jeune homme apatride né à Ottawa de parents Indiens qui travaillaient au haut-commissariat de l’Inde à Ottawa. Il y a quatre ans, après avoir été […]

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Un rapport révèle l’existence d’un système de répression politique et policière au Québec

[audio https://ia601502.us.archive.org/9/items/JacintheInterviewFinalCut1Mp3/Jacinthe%20interview%20(Final%20cut)1%20mp3.mp3] Click here to download audio. Le 10 juin dernier, la Ligue des droits et libertés  a publié un rapport sur la situation du droit de manifester au Québec. Depuis la grève étudiante de 2012, le Québec connaît une intensification de répression politique et policière. À l’aide de chiffres et de faits tirés de groupes militants, de chercheurs, […]

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Indigenous Youth Activist Deplores National Energy Board’s Decision to Grant Enbridge Line 9B

[audio https://ia801503.us.archive.org/10/items/VanessaGrayInterviewFinalCutMp3/Vanessa%20Gray%20interview%20(Final%20cut)%20mp3.mp3] Click here to download audio. On June 18, the Canadian government’s National Energy Board (NEB)–an independent economic regulatory agency for pipelines, power lines, and oil and gas importation–imposed further conditions on Enbridge Inc.’s controversial Line 9B pipeline reversal project, stating that it must perform hydrostatic testing along three of its segments before it officially begins shipping crude […]

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Challenging Medical Care: Interview with Anishnawbe Health Center in Toronto

Click HERE to download the Mp3 File. We are used to thinking about health care corresponding to Western medical treatment standards. What about all those Aboriginal communities in multi-ethnic Canada that do things the other way, how do they get treated by medical institutions? Very often other approaches to health treatment is perceived skeptically by mainstream […]

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Freedom Flotilla III attacked by Israeli naval forces

Credits: REUTERS [audio https://ia601509.us.archive.org/11/items/INTWEhabLotayef/INTW%20Ehab%20Lotayef.mp3] Click here to download The International Freedom Flotilla Coalition has been protesting since its creation in 2010 against the Israeli siege in Gaza. On June 29th, a boat from Freedom Flotilla III was attacked by Israeli naval forces in international waters, 100 miles away from the coasts of Gaza. The crew of the “Marianne” boat […]

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Youth sit-ins at MPs’ offices all over the country

Credits: journal metro [audio https://ia801507.us.archive.org/34/items/INTWKristenPerryAndJuliannaDuholke/INTW%20Kristen%20Perry%20and%20Julianna%20Duholke.mp3] Click here to download Today July 3rd, students and youth across Canada are turning up the heat. They are demanding that politicians across the political spectrum get serious about climate change, with sit ins confirmed across the country in 7 offices happening simultaneously. In Montreal, over 20 local youth have staged sit-ins […]

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Report from Site: July 1 Anti-colonial Demonstration in Montreal

Click HERE to download the Mp3 File. July 1st in Montreal proved to be very eventful this year. A tiring Moving Day for many, for most Canadians this day is associated with celebrating Canada and its unity. The Anti-colonial Committee, however, weren’t so happy about the idea, so they held an anti-colonial demonstration in the […]

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Pre-Moving Day Live Housing Panel

Click HERE to download the Mp3 file. On the eve of July 1st, the Moving Day, CKUT Community News Collective got to renew a tradition of holding a Housing Panel on June 30th to inform our listeners about their housing rights as tenants and answer some of the pressing questions. Anouk Millet, Aaron Maiden and […]

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Le manque de couverture mediatique du sport feminin

Credits: ICI.radio [audio https://ia601505.us.archive.org/22/items/INTWDianeGuilbault/INTW%20Diane%20Guilbault.mp3] Click here to download Avec la coupe du monde de soccer feminin sur le point de se terminer, nous avons voulu explorer un problème récurant dans le domaine sportif: l’enorme contraste entre la couverture médiatique du sport feminin et du sport masculin, et les implications sur le sport, les femmes et les […]