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Program Information
 Radio Basics 
 CHRY 105.5 - Alternate Weds, 8-9pm
 Weekly Program
 Christina Rousseau of CUPE 3903; Faria Kahn of No One is Illegal
 Radio BASICS (CHRY 105.50 FM Toronto)  
 Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives (by-nc-nd) 
In this episode, we talk about the Canadian government's bailout of the banking industry. In this context, we talk about CUPE 3903's strike at York U, and also labour history in Canada. For the cultural aspect of our show, we look at how the history of workers' struggle has been reflected in folk music.
Steve da Silva,
Kabir Joshi-Vijayan
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00:52:09 English 2008-11-12
 York University, CHRY 105.5
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