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Rank & File Radio - Prairie Edition

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Rank & File Radio - Prairie Edition

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Rank and File Radio - Prairie Edition is a spoken word show exploring the labour movement on the prairies, providing news, interviews and political analysis from Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta. It airs Sundays from 4 - 4:30 PM on CKUW 95.9 FM and is hosted and produced by Emily Leedham. This show is produced on Treaty 1 territory, original lands of Anishinaabeg, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, and Dene peoples, and the homeland of the Métis Nation. Rank and File Radio’s mandate is to: ● provide listeners with factual and informative labour news ● build solidarity for workers in struggle ● develop a coherent analysis of the labour movement ● contribute to the building of rank-and-file labour networks This show is volunteer-run and an independent partner with RankandFile.ca which provides Canadian labour news and analysis. For episode primers providing links to news articles and background information to accompany show interviews, follow Rank and File Radio - Prairie Edition on social media. Twitter: @RFRadioPrairie Facebook: @RankandFileRadioPrairie

Latest Episodes

Shutting Down Canada for Wet'suwet'en & the History of the RCMP | Ivan Drury, Sean Carleton

Ivan Drury from Red Braid Alliance for Decolonial Socialism Twitter.com/StopDisplacement RedBraid.org Wet'suwet'en Supporter Toolkit https://www.ienearth.org/wetsuweten-supporter-toolkit-2020/ Sean Carleton https://twitter.com/SeanCarleton Putting the RCMP raid on the Wet’suwet’en in historical perspective https://www.thestar.com/opinion/contributors/2020/02/11/putting-the-rcmp-raid-on-the-wetsuweten-in-historical-perspective.html Inside a protest movement: How climate activists are taking Wet’suwet’en fight from B.C. to Yonge Street https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/02/11/wetsuweten-shutcanadadown-supporters-vow-to-block-bc-throne-speech.html

53 MIN23 h ago
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Shutting Down Canada for Wet'suwet'en & the History of the RCMP | Ivan Drury, Sean Carleton

SOLIDARITY PARTY - CKUW 95.9 FM FUNDRIVE EPISODE

WE RAISED $900! THANK YOU! Support community radio! ckuw.ca/donate

59 MIN1 w ago
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SOLIDARITY PARTY - CKUW 95.9 FM FUNDRIVE EPISODE

CKUW LIVE FUNDRIVE SHOW *TONIGHT* 8 PM CST!

Tune in live at 8 PM CST on CKUW 95.9fm or stream on ckuw.ca Call 204-774-6877 or visit ckuw.ca/donate to pre-pledge! Show goal: $1,200 Help us raise $60,000 for the radio station's operating costs & get some swag in the process!

2 MIN1 w ago
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CKUW LIVE FUNDRIVE SHOW *TONIGHT* 8 PM CST!

Unifor 594 Fights the Co-op's Union Busting | On Location at the Co-op Refinery Lockout

Today on the show, an on the ground report from the Unifor 594 lockout at the Co-op Refinery in Regina, Saskatchewan Previous coverage: Dance Parties, Personal Growth, and Police: Three Days with Locked Out Regina Oil Workers https://www.rankandfile.ca/dance-parties-personal-growth-and-police-three-days-with-locked-out-regina-oil-workers/ Labour unites around Unifor 594 after arrests at refinery lockout https://www.rankandfile.ca/labour-unites-around-unifor-594/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/unifor-594-lockout-at-co-op-refinery-enters-second-month/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/regina-refinery-lockout-is-no-tea-party/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/the-regina-co-op-refinery-lockout-lowdown/

54 MIN2 w ago
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Unifor 594 Fights the Co-op's Union Busting | On Location at the Co-op Refinery Lockout

Labour's Role in the Anti-War Movement | Simon Black, Brock University

Simon Black, professor at Brock University, discusses labour's role in the anti-war movement and opposing Canada's arms trade with Saudi Arabia, and a just transition for arms manufacturing workers. Read about the Lucas Plan https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/oct/14/lucas-aerospace-1970s-plan-documentary-eco-pioneers?CMP=share_btn_tw Sign the petition https://www.change.org/p/hassan-yussuff-open-letter-to-clc-president-hassan-yussuff-on-labour-opposition-to-canada-saudi-arms-deal-63275f35-e753-40c7-977d-e0f22a759e61?recruiter=973939154&recruited_by_id=9f85e210-92dd-11e9-8819-b75298ea9494 If you would like a draft resolution to oppose the arms deal to bring to your labour council, please email labouragainstarmstrade@gmail.com. Twitter.com/LAATCanada Audio from Winnipeg's anti-war rally provided by Paul S. Graham. Unifor 594 escalates action against Co-op during lockout. https://www.boycottco-op.ca/ Winnipeg Tim Hortons ends lockout of workers fighting for 10 cents. https://www.rankandfile.ca/winnipeg-tim-hortons-workers-locked-out-over-10-cent-pay-dispute/ Round Dance to Support Wet'suwet'en https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/portage-and-main-round-dance-wet-suwet-en-clayton-swan-1.5422837

48 MINJAN 13
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Labour's Role in the Anti-War Movement | Simon Black, Brock University

Co-op Refinery's Unifor 594 Lockout Enters Second Month | Sean Tucker, Charles Smith, Andrew Stevens

Today on the show, an update on Unifor 594 lockout at the Co-op Refinery in Regina, which is entering its second month. The workers were on the picket line throughout Christmas and New Year’s. First, we’ll talk to Sean Tucker, an occupational health & safety researcher at the University of Regina who will discuss safety concerns leading up to an injunction granted to the Co-op which limits Unifor 594’s picketing activity. Then, we’ll hear from Charles Smith, co-author of Unions in Court: Organized Labour and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, who will provide some historical context for this injunction. Then we’ll hear from Andrew Stevens, a business professor at the University of Regina who has has written several pieces on the lockout for RankandFile.ca exploring Unifor’s struggle in the context of the Co-op’s history and 594’s organizing throughout the decades. https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/regina-refinery-lockout-is-no-tea-party/

47 MINJAN 6
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Co-op Refinery's Unifor 594 Lockout Enters Second Month | Sean Tucker, Charles Smith, Andrew Stevens

RankandFile.ca Holiday Special | Love Actually was an inside job & Scrooged redeems us all

Folks from the RankandFile.ca crew review two holiday classics - Love Actually & Scrooged. Editor's note: Unifor 594 is locked out, not on strike. #SupportUnifor594 and Boycott Co-op http://www.unifor594.com/ Check out our 2019 Scumbags of the Year https://www.rankandfile.ca/2019-scumbags-of-the-year/

92 MINJAN 2
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RankandFile.ca Holiday Special | Love Actually was an inside job & Scrooged redeems us all

The Regina Co-op Refinery Lockout Lowdown | Kevin Bittman, Darren Milo, Sean Tucker

Unifor launches a Canada-wide boycott of Co-op products & services. Local 594 President Kevin Bittman & Regina & District Labour Council member Darren Milo provide picket line reports from the lockout. Sean Tucker, an Occupational Health & Safety Researcher at the University of Regina discusses public safety concerns with scab workers running the refinery. Local 594 & the Lost History of Oil Worker Unionism https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/

57 MIN2019 DEC 16
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The Regina Co-op Refinery Lockout Lowdown | Kevin Bittman, Darren Milo, Sean Tucker

What is the state of the feminist movement in Canada? | Nora Loreto

Nora Loreto discusses the state of the feminist movement in Canada 30 years after the mass shooting that killed 14 women at École Polytechnique. Il y en 30 https://www.nationalobserver.com/2019/12/05/opinion/il-y-en-30 SandyandNora.com #SupportUnifor594 http://www.unifor594.com/ AUPE Fight Back aupe.org/FightBack

51 MIN2019 DEC 9
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What is the state of the feminist movement in Canada? | Nora Loreto

What would a Green New Deal mean for farmers? | Stuart Oke, NFU & Avi Lewis, the Leap

The National Farmers Union celebrated its 50th annioversary in Winnipeg, Manitoba at their annual convention from November 24-27, 2019. Stuart Oke, the Youth President of the National Farmers Union, and Avi Lewis, Co-Founder and Strategic Director of the Leap, discuss climate change and what a Green New Deal could mean for the future of farming. www.nfu.ca www.theleap.org

55 MIN2019 DEC 2
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What would a Green New Deal mean for farmers? | Stuart Oke, NFU & Avi Lewis, the Leap

Latest Episodes

Shutting Down Canada for Wet'suwet'en & the History of the RCMP | Ivan Drury, Sean Carleton

Ivan Drury from Red Braid Alliance for Decolonial Socialism Twitter.com/StopDisplacement RedBraid.org Wet'suwet'en Supporter Toolkit https://www.ienearth.org/wetsuweten-supporter-toolkit-2020/ Sean Carleton https://twitter.com/SeanCarleton Putting the RCMP raid on the Wet’suwet’en in historical perspective https://www.thestar.com/opinion/contributors/2020/02/11/putting-the-rcmp-raid-on-the-wetsuweten-in-historical-perspective.html Inside a protest movement: How climate activists are taking Wet’suwet’en fight from B.C. to Yonge Street https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2020/02/11/wetsuweten-shutcanadadown-supporters-vow-to-block-bc-throne-speech.html

53 MIN23 h ago
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Shutting Down Canada for Wet'suwet'en & the History of the RCMP | Ivan Drury, Sean Carleton

SOLIDARITY PARTY - CKUW 95.9 FM FUNDRIVE EPISODE

WE RAISED $900! THANK YOU! Support community radio! ckuw.ca/donate

59 MIN1 w ago
Comments
SOLIDARITY PARTY - CKUW 95.9 FM FUNDRIVE EPISODE

CKUW LIVE FUNDRIVE SHOW *TONIGHT* 8 PM CST!

Tune in live at 8 PM CST on CKUW 95.9fm or stream on ckuw.ca Call 204-774-6877 or visit ckuw.ca/donate to pre-pledge! Show goal: $1,200 Help us raise $60,000 for the radio station's operating costs & get some swag in the process!

2 MIN1 w ago
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CKUW LIVE FUNDRIVE SHOW *TONIGHT* 8 PM CST!

Unifor 594 Fights the Co-op's Union Busting | On Location at the Co-op Refinery Lockout

Today on the show, an on the ground report from the Unifor 594 lockout at the Co-op Refinery in Regina, Saskatchewan Previous coverage: Dance Parties, Personal Growth, and Police: Three Days with Locked Out Regina Oil Workers https://www.rankandfile.ca/dance-parties-personal-growth-and-police-three-days-with-locked-out-regina-oil-workers/ Labour unites around Unifor 594 after arrests at refinery lockout https://www.rankandfile.ca/labour-unites-around-unifor-594/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/unifor-594-lockout-at-co-op-refinery-enters-second-month/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/regina-refinery-lockout-is-no-tea-party/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/the-regina-co-op-refinery-lockout-lowdown/

54 MIN2 w ago
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Unifor 594 Fights the Co-op's Union Busting | On Location at the Co-op Refinery Lockout

Labour's Role in the Anti-War Movement | Simon Black, Brock University

Simon Black, professor at Brock University, discusses labour's role in the anti-war movement and opposing Canada's arms trade with Saudi Arabia, and a just transition for arms manufacturing workers. Read about the Lucas Plan https://www.theguardian.com/film/2018/oct/14/lucas-aerospace-1970s-plan-documentary-eco-pioneers?CMP=share_btn_tw Sign the petition https://www.change.org/p/hassan-yussuff-open-letter-to-clc-president-hassan-yussuff-on-labour-opposition-to-canada-saudi-arms-deal-63275f35-e753-40c7-977d-e0f22a759e61?recruiter=973939154&recruited_by_id=9f85e210-92dd-11e9-8819-b75298ea9494 If you would like a draft resolution to oppose the arms deal to bring to your labour council, please email labouragainstarmstrade@gmail.com. Twitter.com/LAATCanada Audio from Winnipeg's anti-war rally provided by Paul S. Graham. Unifor 594 escalates action against Co-op during lockout. https://www.boycottco-op.ca/ Winnipeg Tim Hortons ends lockout of workers fighting for 10 cents. https://www.rankandfile.ca/winnipeg-tim-hortons-workers-locked-out-over-10-cent-pay-dispute/ Round Dance to Support Wet'suwet'en https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/portage-and-main-round-dance-wet-suwet-en-clayton-swan-1.5422837

48 MINJAN 13
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Labour's Role in the Anti-War Movement | Simon Black, Brock University

Co-op Refinery's Unifor 594 Lockout Enters Second Month | Sean Tucker, Charles Smith, Andrew Stevens

Today on the show, an update on Unifor 594 lockout at the Co-op Refinery in Regina, which is entering its second month. The workers were on the picket line throughout Christmas and New Year’s. First, we’ll talk to Sean Tucker, an occupational health & safety researcher at the University of Regina who will discuss safety concerns leading up to an injunction granted to the Co-op which limits Unifor 594’s picketing activity. Then, we’ll hear from Charles Smith, co-author of Unions in Court: Organized Labour and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, who will provide some historical context for this injunction. Then we’ll hear from Andrew Stevens, a business professor at the University of Regina who has has written several pieces on the lockout for RankandFile.ca exploring Unifor’s struggle in the context of the Co-op’s history and 594’s organizing throughout the decades. https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/ https://www.rankandfile.ca/regina-refinery-lockout-is-no-tea-party/

47 MINJAN 6
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Co-op Refinery's Unifor 594 Lockout Enters Second Month | Sean Tucker, Charles Smith, Andrew Stevens

RankandFile.ca Holiday Special | Love Actually was an inside job & Scrooged redeems us all

Folks from the RankandFile.ca crew review two holiday classics - Love Actually & Scrooged. Editor's note: Unifor 594 is locked out, not on strike. #SupportUnifor594 and Boycott Co-op http://www.unifor594.com/ Check out our 2019 Scumbags of the Year https://www.rankandfile.ca/2019-scumbags-of-the-year/

92 MINJAN 2
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RankandFile.ca Holiday Special | Love Actually was an inside job & Scrooged redeems us all

The Regina Co-op Refinery Lockout Lowdown | Kevin Bittman, Darren Milo, Sean Tucker

Unifor launches a Canada-wide boycott of Co-op products & services. Local 594 President Kevin Bittman & Regina & District Labour Council member Darren Milo provide picket line reports from the lockout. Sean Tucker, an Occupational Health & Safety Researcher at the University of Regina discusses public safety concerns with scab workers running the refinery. Local 594 & the Lost History of Oil Worker Unionism https://www.rankandfile.ca/local-594-history/

57 MIN2019 DEC 16
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The Regina Co-op Refinery Lockout Lowdown | Kevin Bittman, Darren Milo, Sean Tucker

What is the state of the feminist movement in Canada? | Nora Loreto

Nora Loreto discusses the state of the feminist movement in Canada 30 years after the mass shooting that killed 14 women at École Polytechnique. Il y en 30 https://www.nationalobserver.com/2019/12/05/opinion/il-y-en-30 SandyandNora.com #SupportUnifor594 http://www.unifor594.com/ AUPE Fight Back aupe.org/FightBack

51 MIN2019 DEC 9
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What is the state of the feminist movement in Canada? | Nora Loreto

What would a Green New Deal mean for farmers? | Stuart Oke, NFU & Avi Lewis, the Leap

The National Farmers Union celebrated its 50th annioversary in Winnipeg, Manitoba at their annual convention from November 24-27, 2019. Stuart Oke, the Youth President of the National Farmers Union, and Avi Lewis, Co-Founder and Strategic Director of the Leap, discuss climate change and what a Green New Deal could mean for the future of farming. www.nfu.ca www.theleap.org

55 MIN2019 DEC 2
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What would a Green New Deal mean for farmers? | Stuart Oke, NFU & Avi Lewis, the Leap
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