Off the hour / Feb. 11, 5-6pm / Petrocultures conference / Access to Information Act

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Featured of today’s program

The latest edition of Groundwire, a community radio news from coast to coast to coast. This episode of GroundWire was produced on Fort William First Nations Territory in Thunder Bay, ON at CILU by Carly Forbes.

Interviews from activists who protested the Petrocultures conference at McGill university. PETROCULTRES brought together oil industry representatives and environmental NGOs to discuss and debate the role of oil and energy in shaping social, cultural and political life in Canada at present and in the future. 

Excerpts from a panel discussion held last week at Concordia university on the topic of the Access to Information Act in Canada, entitled Silence in Canada: The Right to Public Information.

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