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Protesting Mohamed Fahmy's sentence

Journalists around the world are reacting with shock and anger after an Egyptian court sentenced three journalists including one Canadian to seven years in prison today. We'll talk to an activist who's lobbying for their release.

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All Points West - 5 events to check out at Victoria Beer WeekMar 4, 2015 | 7:38All Points West 5 events to check out at Victoria Beer Week Audio
All Points West 5 events to check out at Victoria Beer Week Mar 4, 2015 | 7:38The second annual Victoria Beer Week starts on Saturday, and All Points West's arts columnist says the festival offers lots of events that for those who like the arts as much as beer.
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All Points West arts events to check out at Victoria Beer Week Mar 4, 2015 | 7:38The second annual Victoria Beer Week starts on Saturday, and All Points West's arts columnist says the festival offers lots of events for those who enjoy the arts as much as beer.
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All Points West - Bakery owner helps homeless woman turn her life aroundMar 3, 2015 | 7:00All Points West Bakery owner helps homeless woman turn her life around Audio
All Points West Bakery owner helps homeless woman turn her life around Mar 3, 2015 | 7:00A former homeless woman in Victoria, B.C., says the compassion and support of a stranger helped lift her out of poverty and turn her life around.
All Points West - Canadian Olympic athlete speaks out against IOC sponsorship rulesMar 2, 2015 | 8:40All Points West Canadian Olympic athlete speaks out against IOC sponsorship rules Audio
All Points West Canadian Olympic athlete speaks out against IOC sponsorship rules Mar 2, 2015 | 8:40A former Canadian Olympic rower says the International Olympic Committee's changes to its sponsorship rules don't go far enough to help amateur athletes.
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All Points West Debunking the myths of the creative genius Mar 2, 2015 | 8:10The idea that creative people are tormented perfectionists and other stereotypes will be debunked at a University of Victoria event.
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All Points West - Canada's secret cricket historyFeb 24, 2015 | 8:32All Points West Canada's secret cricket history Audio
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All Points West - Giant octopus wraps itself around diver's faceFeb 23, 2015 | 9:52All Points West Giant octopus wraps itself around diver's face Audio
All Points West Giant octopus wraps itself around diver's face Feb 23, 2015 | 9:52A scuba diver in Port Hardy, B.C., got up close and personal with a giant Pacific octopus on Sunday, when the marine creature wrapped itself around her face.
All Points West - Social policy analyst decries the provincial budgetFeb 17, 2015 | 9:46All Points West Social policy analyst decries the provincial budget Audio
All Points West Social policy analyst decries the provincial budget Feb 17, 2015 | 9:46Michael Prince, a professor of social policy, says the recently announced provincial budget is meagre on benefits for most British Columbians.
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All Points West Fifty Shades of Grey fan fiction devotees grapple with film's success Feb 13, 2015 | 8:12While controversy around the film Fifty Shades of Grey rages on, an equally contentious battle is being fought within the online writing milieu the book sprung from.
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All Points West U of Vic professor searching for clue's about B.C.'s first professional artist Feb 12, 2015 | 7:41A history professor at the University of Victoria is searching for paintings by an African-American who became the first professional artist in B.C. in the 19th century.
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All Points West Chief Robert Joseph welcomes demolition of former Alert Bay residential school Feb 11, 2015 | 6:35esidential school survivors and Anglican church leaders will soon gather in Alert Bay, a small island off the north coast of Vancouver Island, to watch a residential school be demolished.

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