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 Migrant Matters Radio 
 
 Interview
 Eddie Huesca, Drew Garvie & Ryan White interviewed by Mary
 Migrant Matters Radio  
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Our guests are Eddie Huesca of Fuerza/Puwersa (a migrant justice advocacy group); Drew Garvie of Young Communist League-Guelph; and Ryan White, a Toronto-based employment lawyer. In part one they talked about the implications surrounding the recent re-imposition of visa requirements on people of Mexican and Czech-Roma descent. These requirements were implemented to specifically target individuals seeking refugee status in Canada and are intended to block the large flow of Mexicans and Czech-Roma people into Canada.

In parts two and three, discussion broadens into the larger context of the Canadian immigration system and its recent trends, looking at some important issues being faced by people working under migrant worker programs and non status people.
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00:30:36 English 2009-09-15
 CFRU 93.3fm, Guelph ON
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Connecting the racist re-imposition of visas with the current state of the Canadian immigration system- Eddie Huesca & Drew Garvie  00:21:05  128Kbps mp3
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Canadian state's treatment of migrant people today- Ryan White  00:09:31  128Kbps mp3
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