This week: Kathleen Cooper is Senior Researcher with the Canadian Environmental Law Association, or CELA.
Cooper is the lead author of the report, 'Early Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals/Pollution and Associations with Chronic Disease: A Scoping Review.'
Kathleen Cooper in the first half.
Saul Landau has produced more than 40 films in his career, most concerning human rights.
Landau will be in Victoria later this week, screening his latest film, 'Will the Real Terrorist Please Stand Up,' which, quote: "Chronicles half a century of hostile US-Cuba relations by telling the story of the Cuban Five, intelligence agents sent to penetrate Cuban exile terrorist groups in Miami and now serving long prison sentences."
Saul Landau in the second half.
And; Victoria Street Newz publisher and CFUV radio broadcaster, Janine Bandcroft will join us at the bottom of the hour to bring us up to speed with some of the things going on within the city's streets and beyond. But first, Kathleen Cooper and a scoping review of our collective exposure to hazardous chemicals and pollution, and their associations in chronic disease.
Chris Cook hosts Gorilla Radio, airing live every Monday, 5-6pm Pacific Time. In Victoria at 101.9FM, 104.3 cable, and on the internet at: http://cfuv.uvic.ca. He also serves as a contributing editor to the web news site, http://www.pacificfreepress.com. Check out the GR blog at: http://GorillaRadioBlog.blogspot.com
This week: Patrick Henningsen is a UK-based pundit, commentator, online editor, journalist, and founder of 21st Century Wire, a news service launched during the 2009 Copenhagen Climate Change Summit.
According to them, The 21st Century Wire is an attempt to, quote; "deliver content that looks squarely at power, its architecture, as well as the seeds of corruption."
Henningsen is in the United States today, following the burgeoning story of twin nuclear disasters in the making in the heartland that aren't making the headlines.
Patrick Henningsen in the first half.
And; the Annual Pastor's for Peace Caravan to Cuba embarked on its 22nd trans-continental pilgrimage to bring goods sanctioned by the United States to that embargoed Caribbean island.
Our own two-time Caravanista, CFUV broadcaster, and Victoria Street Newz publisher, Janine Bandcroft accompanied the Canadian contingent from our neck of the woods here in the Pacific Northwest to the Peace Arch at Blaine, Washington to see this year's crew safely across the border.
Janine Bandcroft reporting from the crossing with the Pastor's for Peace Caravan in the second half.
And; Janine will join us live at the bottom of the hour to bring us other news from Victoria and beyond. But first, Patrick Henningsen from the waters rising around America's Midwest nuclear facilities.
Chris Cook hosts Gorilla Radio, airing live every Monday, 5-6pm Pacific Time. In Victoria at 101.9FM, 104.3 cable, and on the internet at: http://cfuv.uvic.ca. He also serves as a contributing editor to the website, http://www.pacificfreepress.com. Check out the GR blog at: http://GorillaRadioBlog.blogspot.com
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