February GroundWire available

GroundWire is a monthly news program of Canada’s National Campus and Community Radio Association (NCRA). This month’s GroundWire — February 7, 2009:



  • Disaster Relief Committee and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives on the new federal budget (Caitlyn Chappell)
  • Montreal seeks to ban masks at demonstrations (Tim Mcsorley)
  • Renters At Risk vs Elections B.C. (Jennifer Moreau)


  • CUPE 3903 strike at York University and the back-to-work legislation (Courtney Kirkby)
  • Lockheed Martin recruitment shutdown (Zachary Crow, CHSR)
  • Beds in Montreal Shelters (David G. Koch / Haley Lapalme, McGill Daily)
  • Canadian Jewish opposition to the Israeli occupation and the attack on Gaza (Mark Brooks and Gretchen King)
  • Report back on Gaza mobilizations that occurred across Canada (Chris Albinati)

Events: Israeli Apartheid Week – 5 year anniversary (Aaron Lakoff)

Station Reports

  • CHON (Whitehorse)
  • CKDU (Halifax)
  • Coop Radio (Vancouver) and the 7th annual National Homelessness Marathon

Recording Location: CKUT Radio 90.3fm, Montreal

(Links updated November 2013)


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