In this week’s episode, Nancy Mendoza (@NancyWMendoza), The Canary’s Director of Communications and Membership, talks to two of The Canary’s editors – Bex Sumner (@BexSumner) and Emily Apple (@emilyapple) – about the devastating fire at Grenfell Tower and the recent High Court ruling against the Tories’ benefits cap.
If you want to find out more about some of the other topics touched on:
Firefighter account of Grenfell – https://www.thecanary.co/2017/06/19/powerful-account-one-firefighter-grenfell-tower/
BBC Newsnight – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJD-b35O8-w
Presented by Nancy Mendoza
Speaking to Bex Sumner and Emily Apple
Produced and edited by Nancy Mendoza and Mia Barnes (@migseytwit)
Our theme music by Grapes, licensed under Creative Commons
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