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Your Call: Standing Rock standoff; Calais camp demolition

Oct 27, 2016

On the October 28th edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss the forced removal of refugees from the camp in Calais, France. 

Thousands of people fleeing war and poverty were staying in Calais as they waited to across the English Channel into Britain. We’ll also discuss coverage of the longstanding peaceful protest against the Dakota Access pipeline. So far, more than 126 Native Americans and their non-Native allies have been arrested by a militarized police force. Join us live at 10am with me, Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

Jihan Hafiz, award-winning journalist, documentary filmmaker

Ben Ehrenreich, award winning journalist, author of The Way to the Spring: Life and Death in Palestine

Mark Trahant, independent journalist, journalism professor at the University of North Dakota

Web Resources:

London Review of Books: Diary by Ben Ehrenreich

BBC: Calais 'Jungle' cleared of migrants, French prefect says           

Yes! Magazine: How Far Will North Dakota Go to Get This Pipeline?

Intercept: VIDEO: POLICE VICIOUSLY ATTACKED PEACEFUL PROTESTERS AT THE DAKOTA ACCESS PIPELINE