News Now – Tuesday, May 7th Edition

On the Tuesday, May 7th edition of News Now:

York Connection – GLSA’s 2013 Osgoode Forum [01:49]

Meghan MacRae speaks with Terrine and Ali from the Graduate Law Students Association to discuss their upcoming 2013 Osgoode Forum “Law, Culture, Critique”. An annual conference open to the community held at Ryerson’s Oakham House. Listen to find out more details about the event.

People’s History – Tobacco’s Relationship within North American Culture [09:16]

Joanna Beaton reflects on a long history of Tobacco’s relationship and it’s transformation from friend to foe.

Feature Interview – Economics and Conditions of Sweatshops [15:12]

News Now’s Christian Deo has an in-depth discussion with York University professor Darryl Reed. He discusses the sweatshops in developing countries and the growing death toll after the factory collapse in Bangladesh. Are you familiar with companies involved? You might be surprised about the Canadian connection.


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