Off the Hour / Jan. 10, 5-6pm / Montreal Prisoners in Mexico, Harper Disruption, Guantanamo Bay
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Featured on today’s program
-An update on 3 anarchists imprisoned in Mexico city, 2 of whom are from Montreal. We will hear audio from a support rally held yesterday outside the Mexican consulate in Montreal, as well as letters from the detainees.
-An interview with Shireen Soofi of No One Is Illegal - Vancouver. Shireen, was one of 2 protestors who disrupted a press conference with Stephen Harper at the Vancouver Board of Trade on Monday to bring messages of climate justice.
-A report on the 12-year anniversary of the opening of the Guantanamo Bay military prison in Cuba. We’ll hear an interview with Andres Thomas Conteris, co-founder of www.closegitmo.net.
-And finally, a reflection on organizing against gentification and displacement in East Harlem, NYC. We’ll hear from Juan Haro of the Movement for Justice in El Barrio, produced by Stefan Christoff for Free City Radio.
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