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#267 Propaganda, Fascism And Murder: An Alternative History Of The Globe And Mail

July 1, 2020

The Globe and Mail is now 176 years old. You can read all about its accomplishments elsewhere. Writer Jamie Bradburn takes us through the paper’s darker moments.

#67 Everybody Else Is Abolishing The Police, So Why Can’t We?

June 30, 2020

As calls to defund continue to grow, why not imagine what Canada would look like without police? Robyn Maynard joins us to unpack the idea.

#331 The RCMP Exists to Control Indigenous People

June 29, 2020

The history of policing back to John A. Macdonald, the killing of Dudley George at Ipperwash in 1995, and its impact on two Indigenous journalists

#267 Consequence Culture

June 25, 2020

Can you really be “cancelled” if you still have a platform? A look at Margaret Wente, Wendy Mesley, and the Mulroneys. And was the Nova Scotia shooter an RCMP informant?

PANDEMIC #9- Mend the World

June 24, 2020

After a stroke left him locked in his own body, Rabbi Ronnie Cahana has found ways to lead an incredibly full life. Then the pandemic came. It swept through Quebec, leaving a trail of devastation. Today, Rabbi Cahana is one of the thousands of Quebeckers left stranded in the middle of one of the worst disasters in modern Canadian history.

#330 A CBC News Anchor On Systemic Racism At Work

June 22, 2020

Adrian Harewood is a news anchor at CBC Ottawa News and the host of weekly current affairs show, Our Ottawa.

#266 The Reckoning

June 17, 2020

Journalists across Canada are speaking out about their experiences with racism in the newsroom. And as Wendy Mesley is suspended from hosting duties, it’s time to reevaluate the language used in news meetings.

PANDEMIC #8- Hunger Strike

June 17, 2020

Innis Ingram’s mother is his hero. But today, she’s living in one of the worst hit long-term care homes in Ontario. She has a terminal illness. Dozens and dozens of people around her have died, including her friend and roommate. And she’s had minimal human contact for three months. But even though he can’t be there with her, Innis is determined to get her the care she needs.

#66 Get Me Outta Scheer

June 16, 2020

Now that Jen has thrown out her sourdough starter, it’s time to start paying attention to the race to replace Andrew Scheer. James Moore joins us to run through the field of candidates and where the Conservatives stand on the eve of the first party debate.

#329 The Tyrant’s Spin Doctor

June 15, 2020

Lord Tim Bell worked for a rogues’ gallery of international clients, and co-founded one of the most powerful PR companies in history.

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