The Thursday Edition
Thursday, June 7, 2012 |
*Charity Chill: Moore Foundation: A US charity reponds to our interview with Senator Nicole Eaton. She used his group as an example of how foreigners are trying to influence Canadian policy.
*Malawi Mouse Boys: Ian Brennan has just released an album of music by the Malawi Mouse Boys.
*Griffin Prize: Seamus Heaney: The Irish poet accepts a Lifetime Recognition Award by the Griffin Trust for Excellence in Poetry.
*Pipeline: First Nations: A response to Enbridge's claim that 60% of First Nation groups along the Northern Gateway route have signed up to share in profits.
*Wine Bill: A Conservative MP's bill to overturn the ban on bringing wine across provincial borders passes unanimously.
*Field Trip Fire: After an investigation finds a Brandon school field trip likely sparked a forest fire in Manitoba, school authorities try to make amends with the First Nation that felt the losses.