GroundWire | September 28, 2015: Gendered violence, Manitoba interlake struggle

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This episode of GroundWire was produced on the traditional territories of the Mississaugas of the New Credit by the GroundWire National Coordination Team.

Headlines:
Grassy Narrows First Nation filed legal proceedings against Ontario to halt the province's plans to clear-cut their territory | Carly Forbes CFRU and Gunargie O'Sullivan CFRO

University of Toronto feminists hold rally to speak out against gendered violence and in favour of safe work places | Omme-Salma Rahemtullah GroundWire

Features:
Hundreds of First Nations members in Manitoba's interlake region continue to struggles after having to abandon their homeland during 2011 floods | Michael Welch CKUW

Message from immigration detainees two years after their historic hunger strike | Mina Ramos CFRU

Valhalla Wilderness Society calls for review of Mountain Caribou penning projects | Catherine Fisher CJLY

Community Radio Report:
CKUW's Kids Radio Camp in Winnipeg Manitoba | Victoria King CKUW

Hosted by: Mat Wilush Halifax

Music by: cris derksen

We also thank: Carly Forbes, Omme-Salma Rahemtullah, Mat Wilush, Ellie Adekur and Yasmin Rahemtullah for support in producing this episode.

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