Groundwire August 14th Edition Now Available

GroundWire is a twice-monthly dose of grassroots, independent journalism from the campus-community radio sector of Canada. It is a project of the National Campus and Community Radio Association. This edition of GroundWire was supported by a grant from the Community Radio Fund of Canada and produced by CJSR in Edmonton.

In this week’s edition of GroundWire, hosts Steve and Zoe from CJSR in Edmonton deliver community radio news, with contributions from campus-community stations and volunteers across Canada.

Headlines include:

  • One-year commemoration of Fredy Villeneuva’s death at the hands of Montreal police | Aaron Lakoff CKUT
  • The case against Carleton Professor Hassan Diab| Omme Rahemtullah CHRY
  • International action against performing artists in Israel |Tariq Jeeroburkhan CKUT


  • IWW organizing against Starbucks in Quebec | Aaron Chubb CJSR
  • The case against Palestinian activist Mohammad Khatib | Chris Albinati CKUT
  • Legal aid for sex workers in Alberta | CJSR

Produced by Sam Power and the CJSR newsteam.

(Links updated November 2013)


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