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Western Canada’s First Labour Daily – A RadioLabour Interview

October 17, 2020

At the start of daily labour journalism in Canada

The Rossland Evening World in British Columbia was the first daily labour newspaper in Western Canada and possibly the whole country. Labour historian Ron Verzuh discusses the World and the lessons it has for modern labour journalism. 

Rossland Miners Union Hall, built by WFM Local 38 in 1898. Photo courtesy Rossland Museum & Discovery Centre Collection digitized by the Columbia Basin Institute of Regional History. Used by permission.

Duration: 8’04”.  Posted: October 16, 2020. Also available at rabble.ca/podcasts.

Read the interview text here:

Hear the interview at https://www.radiolabour.net/rossland.html or listen to this MP3 link.

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