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#217 United Conservative Postmedia War Room

June 12, 2019

Rest assured, Canadians! Jason Kenney is here to protect you from the evils of the Green Left. A look at the Alberta government’s anti-environment “War Room,” plus the imminent Raptor Rapture.

CRUDE #6 – The Devil in the Deep Blue Sea

June 11, 2019

An unspeakable tragedy occurs off the coast of Newfoundland. But this isn’t just a story about a nautical disaster. It’s about what happens when a poor province finds immense riches just within reach. And how the promise of oil wealth can twist history around itself.

#281 Trolling Jonathan Torrens

June 10, 2019

Jonathan Torrens talks about the CBC, what really happened on Trailer Park Boys, and about that one song you love to hate.

#10 – The First Annual Douggie Awards

June 6, 2019

Tonight, we gather to honour the Doug Ford Government a year into their historic mandate. Our hosts hand out the much-coveted Douggie Awards to those who have shown tremendous achievements in spin, bootlicking and dramatically miming the hunt for beer in convenience stores. Join us for this unforgettable evening.

#216 The Word For This Is Genocide

June 6, 2019

The majority of our media is bending backward to avoid acknowledging Canadian genocide. Why? And Lindsay Shepherd travelled to Ottawa to complain about her weeklong Twitter ban: a look at the online hate hearings and the right’s war on free speech.

#31 Jody Wilson-Raybould And Jane Philpott

June 3, 2019

The two most “difficult” women in Ottawa join us for an in-depth talk about policy, politics, the “most dysfunctional place” to work in the country, and that whole SNC-Lavalin thing.

#280 The News Bosses: APTN’s Karyn Pugliese

June 2, 2019

Canada’s news bosses are some of the most influential people in the country. They decide what is news and what isn’t. We think it’s time someone talked to them about that.

#215 What Sort Of Monster Would Disparage Anna Maria Tremonti?

May 29, 2019

As one of Canada’s most beloved radio personalities leaves the job she’s held for 17 seasons, who could possibly have anything negative to say? Also, Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott have finally revealed their schemes to… run as independents. And should media unions have a say in deciding who gets federal media funding?

CRUDE #5 – A Town, Annihilated

May 28, 2019

The Lac-Mégantic rail disaster was a calamity like we’ve never seen before. The families of the victims never got justice. But the conditions that made it possible have barely changed. And the next time could be far worse.

#279 A Forgotten News Lab Predicted Journalism’s Online Future in 1991

May 26, 2019

InfoLab imagined newspapers’ transition from print to digital, creating multimedia digital news in the basement of The Hamilton Spectator back in the early ’90s.