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The Daily GRRR! - January 2nd, 2015 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for January 2nd, 2015. 1. Sudbury Jail Renovations Stirs-Up Asbestos. 2. More Horrid Migrant Jail Conditions Revealed. 3. Stop Turning Public Transit into a Border Checkpoint. 4. Arrests Plummet Following De facto Strike by NYPD. 5. Virginian Cops Shackle 4 Year Old. 6. ’Serial’ Podcast Highlights Prison Phone Scam. 7. Calls to Repeal the Safe Streets Act. 8. Security Crackdown Continues In Haiti. 9. Support Mumia’s Campaign Against Speech Muzzling Law.

The Daily GRRR! January 1 2015 - New Years Day

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for January 1, 2015. 1. Why start the year on January 1. 2. This day in history. 3. Ontario smoking laws. 4. Births! Midway Music: Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five "The Message". 5. New things for a New Year: New Immigration law. 6. New things for a New Year: South Korean-Canadian relations confuse. 7. New things for a New Year: Abortion restrictions end in New Brunswick. 8. New things for a New Year: WORLD CUP OF SOCCER COMING TO CANADA. 9. New things for a New Year: A preferable parliament.

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 30, 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 30, 2014. 1. Train derailment in Banff Nat’l Park spills ash and grain into creek. 2. Massive B.C. gold mine near Alaska border gets environmental approval. 3. Canada votes against UN ban on nuclear weapons in the Middle East. 4. SumOfUs.org is taking votes for the first annual Corporate Evil Awards! 5. “Clogged Arteries” album raises funds for frontline pipeline resistance. 6. KW Poetry Slam brings spoken word back to the Boathouse on Jan. 3!

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 29, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 29, 2014. 1. Dakota riders gather in memory of largest mass execution in US history. 2. Stats are in: Israel killed more Palestinians in 2014 than any since 1967. 3. Indigenous Brazilians secure nationwide land defense victory. 4. California college students call for K-12 consent ed to combat rape. 5. Alberta doctor outs Canada on lying to U.S. about tar sands health risks. 6. #ShutDownCanada day of action called to demand inquiry for #MMIW.

The Daily GRRR! - December 26th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 26th, 2014. 1. Backlash Mounting Over Sick-in-Solitary Scandal. 2. CSIS Watchdog To Hear Political Intimidation Complaint. 3. Canadian Cops Can Search Your Cell. 4. Montreal Cop’s Union Boss Explains Forces Racism. 5. BC Cops Sell Wristbands To Support Murderous Colleague. 6. Child Porn Charges For Saskatchewan RCMP Officer. 7. Christmas Eve Vigil to Demand #JusticeForJermaine Carby.

The Daily GRRR! – December 25, 2014 – So this is Christmas

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 25, 2014. 1. Oil Watch.2. Enbridge Line 4 spills 1,350 barrels at Regina Terminal. 3. Income inequality condemned by one of the ‘Big Five’ banks. 4. Bill Cosby Alternate Event - Tickets are now available at http://voicescarry.eventbrite.ca. 5. Comprehensive land claims interim treaty. 6. There is a Santa.

The Daily GRRR! Dec 24, 2014 - International Solidarity News

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 24th, 2014. 1. Re-establishment of Cuba-U.S. Diplomatic Relations. Long Live Revolutionary Cuba!. 2. Glorious Victory for Justice! The Cuban Five Are Free! 3. Viva Cuba, Report on Yesterdays Celebration in Toronto. 4. Alan Ryan Peoples Community Organization Christmas Dinner a succe

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 23 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 23, 2014. 1. Rights sold to drill for gas under Alberta’s Swan Lake and prov park. 2. Saskatchewan First Nation welcomes back the bison after decades gone. 3. Indigenous rapper MC RedCloud shatters World Record at MMIW Benefit. 4. Voices Carry event offers pro-survivor alternative to Cosby show on Jan 7. 5. Indian multimedia comic book creates female superhero to fight rape. 6. Family of brain-dead pregnant woman fights for right to end life support. 7. Tenant protests push investors to sell UK estate for affordable housing. 8. Airbnb ads raise awareness of the homelessness problem in Calgary. 9. Ferguson protesters remix Christmas carols to sing against racism.

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 22, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 22, 2014. 1. Peru plans to press charges against Greenpeace for destructive stunt. 2. Canadian developers literally stealing indigenous lands in Honduras. 3. BC First Nation may file mining injunction after tailings pond spill. 4. UN urged to declare Canada’s genocide against indigenous peoples. 5. Palestine sets deadline on Israel’s settler-colonial occupation. 6. Cop fired for stopping fellow cop from choking handcuffed suspect. 7. WPIRG fights for the rehiring of unjustly fired UW food service worker.

The Daily GRRR! - December 19th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 19th, 2014. 1. Canada’s Jails Filled With Legally Innocent People. 2. #SuperJailFail - Ontario’s New Jail Put Sick In Solitary. 3. Grandmother Exonerated In Assault Police Charge That Left Her Crippled. 4. RCMP Officer Tackled Wet’suwet’en Elder. 5. UK Activist Wins Settlement Over Undercover Fathering. 6. Pennsylvania Cops Angry At University Presidents Over Anti-Police Violence Protests. 7. Petition to Block Criminal Cop From Getting Promotion in Edmonton.

The Daily GRRR! - December 18th, 2014

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 18th, 2014. 1. Momentum Surges for Expulsion of Misogynist Male Dalhousie Dentistry Students. 2. 16 Month Old Refugee/Citizen Has Spent Entire Life In Canadian Jail. 3. Montreal Firefighters Use Trucks As Protest Billboards. 4. Conservatives Launch Online Campaign Targeting First Nations Bands Demanding Treaty Rights. 5. Site C Dam Approved in BC - “An Expensive Mistake”. 6. Big Canadian Charity Divests From Fossil Fuels. 7. Nova Scotia Passes Fracking Moratorium. 8. Quebec Says Fracking Exploration “Not Worth The Risk”. 9. New York State Will Ban Fracking.

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 16 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 16, 2014. 1. Tens of thousands march against police brutality in major US cities. 2. Arctic oil exploration threatens narwhals and Inuit way of life. 3. Indigenous land defender finally free but in need of legal funds. 4. Indigenous warrior raises funds to grow more food for the movement. 5. Monsanto sues Vermont over proposed law to label GMO foods. 6. Racial profiling to blame for too many black children in foster care. 7. Black man sues Toronto bank for arrest while making legal deposit.

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 15, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 15, 2014. 1. Concordia University undergrads vote yes for BDS on campus. 2. Only US and Israel oppose UN ban on weapons in outer space. 3. Direct action glues the locks on McGill’s drone research lab. 4. NEB email gloats about public’s limitations in challenging pipelines. 5. Enbridge fails to reassure communities at risk along Line 9. 6. Energy East pipeline info session met with protest in Winnipeg. 7. California train derails, leading to call for ban on crude-by-rail.

The Daily GRRR! - December 12th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 12th, 2014. 1. Canada’s “Addiction” to Torturous Segregation Will Continue. 2. Defiant and Loving Noise Demo at Grand valley Institute. 3. G20 Cop’s Story Shifts After Meeting With Accused Cop Lawyer. 4. Montreal Cop Arrested For Assaulting Lover, Threatening Minister. 5. Manitoba Cop Busted on Child Porn Creation Charges. 6. Cops Are Not Afraid Of the Legal System. 7. Youth Bring Tar Sands Warnings to COP20.

The Daily GRRR! December 11, 2014

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 11, 2014. 1. OILWATCH. 2. Once more: why is oil falling - it's all politics. 3. The impact of the drop in the Canadian oil industry. 4. Stevie H calls climate regulations on oil and gas sector ‘crazy economic policy’. 5. New AFN chief. 6. The Comprehensive Land Claims Policy (consultation period EXTENDED TO DEC 31).

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 9 2014 - “Too Bad It’s Only Tuesday” Edition

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 9, 2014. 1. Ont Premier will ignore climate change impacts of Energy East pipeline. 2. Quebec tar sands resistance gets financial boost from a famous face. 3. Stephen Harper’s economic plan “totally fucked” by falling oil price. 4. Cdns to pay for $136M ‘war chest’ to fund Trans Mountain pipeline. 5. Conservative “critical infrastructure” bill could jail environmental protesters. 6. Haida group animates pipeline opposition with stop-motion music video! 7. Alberta pipeline spills 60,000L of crude oil into grassy bog ecosystem.

The Daily GRRR! - Dec. 8, 2014 - Your “Ugh, Monday Morning” Edition`

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for Dec. 8, 2014. 1. Solidarity demonstrations continue worldwide to say #BlackLivesMatter. 2. Hate crime murders continue to terrorize transgender women of colour. 3. “Justice” Minister’s ignorance about Montreal Massacre sparks online outrage. 4. Australian retail chain bans Grand Theft Auto 5 for violence against women. 5. Community rallies to help Winnipeg’s ‘Bannock Lady’ fight legal issues. 6. US congress steals more ancestral Apache land for foreign mining company. 7. Tanzania plans to displace indigenous people for luxury hunting park.

The Daily GRRR! - December 5th, 2014 - Waves Through Walls: Prison Radio

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The Daily GRRR! HEADLINES for December 5th, 2014. 1. KW Solidarity Network Scores Win Against Corrupt Ex-Cop Turn Slumlord. 2. Region Faces Huge Challenge In Fighting Homelessness Epidemic. 3. Canada Continues Systemic Attack on Indigenous Women, Jail Populations Soar. 4. No Justice, No Peace! Cops Killing With Impunity in The States. 5. Canada Ends Deportation Moratorium to Haiti and Zimbabwe. 6. IMF Approves 70$ Billion for Mexico Amidst Popular Uprising Against Ultra-Corrupt #DrugWarCapitalism. 7. Blackberry Buys German Encryption Firm. 8. Ochapowase Nation Calls Harper’s FNFTA Ultimatum Terrorism. 9. TransMountain Pipeline Protests Are Good For Your Health.