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Calls From Home (May 2018)

Aired May 30, 2018
Posted to the Internet Archive

Calls From Home is a monthly CFRC Prison Radio segment that connects friends and family with their loved ones behind Kingston’s prison walls through the power of community radio.

News: Prisoners Justice Day in Kingston 2018 – Callout for submissions for new prison publicationComing soon: “Free Inside” by Peter CollinsIndefinite migrant detentionAnti-construction crew releases crickets in migrant detention centre architect headquarters

Music:
Survivor – Eye of the Tiger
Christian Collins – The Lifer
Steve Earle & The Dukes – Justice in Ontario
Sing Me Home – Jailbreak
Sing Me Home – Sing Me Back Home

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Queen’s Pro Bono Law Students

Aired April 11, 2018
Posted to the Internet Archive

This week’s show featured an interview with three students in the Queen’s Faculty of Law who are part of Pro Bono Students Canada, a volunteer program offering pro bono legal services to various organizations. Priya Patel, Jeremy, Ambraska, and Amita Persad-Ford are currently working with PASAN on a research project on class action lawsuits. Their research will help to inform prisoners about what class action lawsuits are, and what class actions they may be able to join, and will be circulated in PASAN’s Cell Count prison newsletter.

This show also featured Part 2 of the Canadaland Commons 2-part series on Solitary Confinement, “Stories from Solitude“.

CFRC Prisoners Justice Day Programming, August 10

On Saturday, August 10, 2013, CFRC 101.9fm presents its 5th annual broadcast for
PRISONERS’ JUSTICE DAY, in remembrance of all who have died behind bars.

Tune in for news, interviews, stories and songs focused on prisoners and prison issues, covering topics including prison conditions, political prisoners, indigenous prisoners, trans* prisoners, prison theatre, families of prisoners and restorative justice, along with loads of music and requests covering genres from reggae to metal.

Please contribute your requests, messages and comments!
WRITE: PJD c/o CFRC, Lower Carruthers Hall, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, K7L-3N6
EMAIL: CFRCprisonradio@riseup.net
CALL: 613-533-CFRC (live request line) or 1-800-440-5219 (toll-free message line)

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