OFF THE HOUR JUNE 24TH, 5-6PM/ GROUNDWIRE / SEX WORK LAW, BILL C-36 / NORTHERN GATEWAY PIPELINE

Tune in to CKUT’s Off the Hour from 5-6pm today for all the best in community news from Montreal and beyond!

Featured on todays program:

  • Today’s edition of Groundwire, produced on unceded Algonquin territory at CHUO in Ottawa.

  • An interview with Mrs. Scream, a dominatrix and board member of an organization called Big Suzies, a sex worker advocacy organization. We’ll hear about Bill C-36›s effects on sex workers and sex work, and how it may perpetuate stigma. Bill C-36 has successfully criminalized communicating for the exchange of sex, the purchase of sex, and organizing sex work.

  • An interview with Craig Benjamin, from Amnesty International, who will speak about why the federal government will not seem to hear indigenous communities resistance against the Northern Gateway Pipeline.

For more information, you can E-mail news@ckut.ca.