Ep 3: Saturday, August 19, 2017 -- The Regional

Topic: This week we're talking picking sides in both racism and the environment

This week's guests are Kate Baggot (@baggyk), Robin McPherson (@uglyshirt), and Allison Smith (@aesmithwriting).
File Size: 
11.07 MB
Duration: 
0:24
CLEAN
Show Notes: 

Charlottesville rally in St. Catharines

https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/7505709-st-catharines-rally-shows-solidarity-with-charlottesville/

Peaceful sit in at Thundering Waters Forest:

Great and quick video overview:

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10155818468323296&id=503353295

Mayor Jim's not too happy:

http://www.niagarafallsreview.ca/2017/08/14/concerned-group-occupies-thundering-waters
Niagara Falls Mayor Jim Diodati was also aware of the occupation.

“I'm really not to sure what I can say about protesters illegally trespassing on private property,” he said. (from Review article)

https://www.niagarathisweek.com/news-story/7501519-group-sets-up-camp-to-defend-thundering-waters/