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Audio Archive:October 15th, 2012: - Listen | Download
Friends of CIUT 89.5fm Fundraising Show
Show touches on Einstein as anti-Zionist, Charles Taylor, past supporters who have passed on, Sid Ryan's good work, the Cuban Five
September 20th, 2010: - Listen | Download
Remembering Peter Leibovitch.
Jacob Leibovitch, Mike Hersh, Phil Conlon, Sid Ryan, Tina Conlon, David Jacobs
A panel of friends (Phil Taylor, Jacob Leibovitch, Mike Hersh and Phil Conlon) remembered acclaimed activist and labour leader Peter Leibovitch. OFL President Sid Ryan, Tina Conlon (community activist), and labor lawyer David Jacobs commented by phone.
Article Archive:Buzz Through the Looking Glass - Random Observations from the CAW Convention
When I heard that the Canadian Auto Workers were holding their convention in my home town, I decided to attend. It was as interesting as I expected, but maybe not in the way I hoped. Here are some of the moments I observed.
It was hard to tell if this was a union convention or some weird kind of performance theatre. Buzz Hargrove was winding up his acceptance speech after another coronation ... I mean election, as President of his union when it felt like we had slipped through the mirror into Alice's topsy-turvy world. All of a sudden these words appeared on the big screens at the front of the Vancouver Convention Centre hall:
"I love you, will you marry me?"
Was Buzz proposing to all the 1000 delegates, staff and observers to engage i...
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