Upcoming WCTV Broadcasts on Shaw Cable 9 Winnipeg

American War Resisters – Let Them Stay

Date and times: Sunday, May 15, 2011; 9:00 a.m., 4:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m.
Length: 60 minutes

Joshua Key is an American Iraq War veteran who sought refuge in Canada because of his war experiences. Author of “The Deserter’s Tale,” Joshua told the story of his recruitment into the U.S. Army, the war crimes he witnessed in Iraq and his subsequent flight to Canada to an audience at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg on Jan. 17, 2011. Also available on You Tube.

The Manitoba NDP, the Left and Canadian Support for Israel

Date and Times: POSTPONED. TO BE ANNOUNCED.
Length: 60 minutes

On Jan. 22, 2011, a panel discussion was hosted by CanPalNet Winnipeg and Students Against Israeli Apartheid to explore the present day and historical attitudes of Labour and the Left in Canada regarding Zionism and Palestinian liberation, with a particular focus on the New Democratic Party. Brian Latour, of Students Against Israeli Apartheid discusses the policies and practices of the Manitoba NDP, a party that has governed the province for the last decade. Writer and activist Yves Engler looks at the federal NDP, Labour and the actions of the federal Conservative government. The forum took place at the University of Winnipeg. Also available on You Tube.

Earth Day with Maude Barlow

Date and Times: May 29, 2011; 9:00 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
Length: 60 minutes

International Mother Earth Day, April 22, 2011: Maude Barlow, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, spoke to a packed hall in Winnipeg, Manitoba on the international campaign for the Rights of Nature and the need to retake “the Commons” from corporate predators. Presented by the Boreal Forest Network with co-sponsors the Council of Canadians – Winnipeg Chapter and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

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