This episode of GW was produced on Sinixt traditional territory at Kootenay Co-op Radio in Nelson, BC.
Tanker truck spill case update from the Nelson courthouse | Rachel Mackenzie, CHLY
Demonstrators respond to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s recent visit to Victoria BC | Chris Cook, CFUV
Local objections to a proposed expansion by Port Metro Vancouver | Catherine Fisher, CHLY, with files from Gunargie O’Sullivan, CFRO
Community Radio Report:
A report on the kickoff “Future of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Broadcasting” gathering, held this February in Winnipeg Manitoba | Gretchen King, CKUT
Our music in this episode is from Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld’s Constellation Records album: “Never Were the Way She Was”
Thanks to all our contributors for this week’s episode. We also thank Catherine Fisher, Braden Alexander, Omme Salma-Rahemtullah, and Gretchen King.
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