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The Weekend Desk Report

Life in Watertown can return to normal now that the danger has passed. If only "normal" were the same everywhere in America.

Market Update
Hey, look at that. Substantial parts of Illinois are now under water, just like Springfield.

Dance With The Devil
You know the perfect way to thank Vladimir Putin for whatever "help" he's provided? Let him deport all of Chechnya to Gitmo.

Up Chuck
On behalf of literally millions of peaceful, law-abiding immigrants to this country - including, presumably, Chuck Grassley's ancestors - shut the fuck up, Chuck Grassley.

World Gone Mad
Oh great, now Alcohol and Firearms are fighting. Please, will no one think of Tobacco, caught up in the middle?

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The Weekend Desk Tip Line: A return to normalcy.

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Today Is: Record Store Day.

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The Sound Opinions Weekend Listening Report: "Philly-based guitar wizard Kurt Vile is live in the studio and ready to shred. Later, Jim and Greg review Bankrupt!, the new album from Sound Opinions alums Phoenix."

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The Flying Saucer Weekend Brunch Report: "Covering some new ground here!" says Andy Pierce.

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The CAN TV Weekend Viewing Report: CAN TV brings you local, relevant issues from Chicago's neighborhoods and communities. See what's happening around the city in education, the arts, government, cultural events, social services and community activities.

Issues and Artists: Ceremony for Kosovo

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This celebration of the 5th Anniversary of Kosovo Independence includes the raising of the Kosovo flag at Daley Plaza and performances of music typical to the region.

Saturday at 1 p.m. on CAN TV19.

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The Life & Work of Rev. Addie L. Wyatt

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Friends, family and contemporaries commemorate Rev. Addie L Wyatt and her work fighting for civil rights, women's rights, and labor. Speakers include the Rev. Jesse Jackson; Calvin Morris of the Community Renewal Society, and; professor Timuel D. Black, Jr.

Sunday at 9 a.m. on CAN TV21.

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Women & Girls Inspiring Change

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This awards program by Global Girls recognizes individuals and organizations for empowering women in the U.S. and abroad. The program includes cultural traditions from around the world, including Capoeira, African, Kuttu and ballet.

Sunday at 10:30 a.m. on CAN TV21.

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Irresistible Revolution: A Discussion of the Contemporary LGBT Movement

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Community organizer Urvashi Vaid outlines today's movement for equal rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people and argues activists should work towards a broader social justice agenda including race, class, and gender.

Sunday at 1 p.m. on CAN TV21.




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Posted on April 20, 2013


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