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Headlines for the week of March 15th, 209

by CKUT News Collective

LOCAL:

Montreal – Thousands participate in Annual Anti-Police Brutality March

Montreal – Mont-Royal MP Irwin Cotler makes public allegations against Iran

McGill University – Green Week highlights needs for ecological sustainability

NATIONAL:

Canada – Over 100 people pool money for Abdelrazik's plane ticket, despite facing up to ten years in jail

Alberta – Fails to publicly disclose environmental violations by oilsands contractors

INTERNATIONAL:

Washington, DC – First Nations activists deliver letter to John Kerry protesting US reliance on oil from Alberta tarsands, coinciding with Jim Prentice's visit

Calgary – Bush welcomed by Calgary Chamber of Congress

France – Highest levels of industrial tensions since start of financial crisis
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Credits: TJ Kahan, Juniper Belshaw, David Koch, Brodie McRae, Chris Albinati, Anabel Khoo, in collaboration with our friends at the Dominion.

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