Saturday, June 1, 2013

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Saturday June 1 2013 edition

PROGRAM

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Welcome to edition #49.

This week we have the full team once again, Lynn Desjardins, and Wojtek Gwiazda join me, Marc Montgomery as we present some of the many stories we found of particular interest this week.

Canada's Chief Electoral Officer Marc Mayrand says electoral ...

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YOUR CHOICES

As protests continue against Canada's Eldorado Gold in Greece, delegation in Canada

Maria Kadoglou admits for some Greeks the image of Canada has changed because of mining companies like Eldorado Gold.

Kadoglou, a member of Hellenic Mining Watch, is part of a delegation from Northern Greece in a four city pan-Canadian tour to protest mining projects of Eldorado Gold, including one in the densely populated area of Halkidiki, and an ...

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Canadian First Nation Cree leader Ashley Iserfhoff in conversation

Just back as a keynote speaker at the first meeting of the World Indigenous Network in Darwin Australia, Ashley Iserhoff talked to RCI about his presentation and the challenges facing indigenous peoples both in Canada and around the world.

Ashley Iserhoff is the Deputy Grand Chief of the Grand Council of Eeyou Istchee (People's Land) of a vast ...

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International academics gather in Canada to discuss the future of cities

The event is called, The World in the City: Metropolitanism and Globalization from the 19th Century to Present.

It is the second in an annual gathering of academics and PhD students involved in a variety of fields concerning the urbanism.  The first was held in Berlin last year, and this year, York University and the ...

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Eritrean diplomat ordered out of Canada

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird has announced an Eritrean diplomat has until June 5th to leave Canada.

In a statement released Wednesday (May 29) Baird said: "Canada has taken steps to expel (declare persona non grata) Mr. Semere Ghebremariam O. Micael, consul and head of the Eritrean Consulate General in Toronto, effective immediately. Mr. O. Micael must leave ...

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IN DEPTH

 



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