COMMONS - CANADALAND

About the show

Canada's most popular politics podcast, the only politics show in the country for people who hate politics. Hosted by Ryan McMahon and Hadiya Roderique.

Tune in every second Tuesday.

Hosts

  • Hadiya Roderique
  • Ryan McMahon

Subscribe

Apple Podcasts

Podcatcher Feed

What The Hell Is A Fairness Letter?

We speak to someone who might not be let into Canada for trying to bring democracy to Syria.

View all episodes

Canada Is Not Racist… According To The Stats

If you look at the stats, Canada has a low incidence of hate crimes, but the numbers that we rely on to tell us if we're racist or not are wrong.

View all episodes

What Do Peacekeepers Actually Do?

The Liberal government announced that it would be sending around 200 troops to assist in a UN peacekeeping mission in Mali. But what does "peacekeeping" look like today and what do peacekeepers actually do?

View all episodes

Life In Canada Without Clean Water

Canada has 20 per cent of the world's freshwater and yet some Indigenous communities across the country have not had clean drinking water for decades.

View all episodes

The All-White Jury In Canada

There's a simple legal mechanism that allows lawyers to whitewash juries. A new bill proposes getting rid of it, but some lawyers are saying that will make things worse. We look back to how we got here.

View all episodes

Canadian History X

As a teen, Elisa Hategan joined Canada's most notorious and well-organized white supremacist group, the Heritage Front. What can we learn from the past about how white supremacists operate today? And what do we do about all these Nazis?

View all episodes

Stories From Solitude

Two stories take us inside solitary confinement cells across Canada.

View all episodes

Unconstitutional Solitude

View all episodes
See all episodes