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Media criticism. Self-abuse. If someone else were doing this, I wouldn't have to. New CANADALAND episode every Monday.


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#313 Nardwuar: An Oral History

The history of Canada’s weirdest and most prolific interviewer

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#336 Let No Good Deed

Last week’s House Finance Committee hearings into the WE Charity scandal yielded few new insights into why the government awarded it a massive sole-source contract or how the organization itself operates. Thankfully, the press has continued to turn up information that MPs have not.

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#271 Bottom Of The Barrel

The Kielburgers testified before the House of Commons finance committee, updates on the Nova Scotia shooting, and the plan for a Nazi colony in Cape Breton. 2020, am I right?

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#335 Why It’s Illegal to Protest In Alberta

A new law in Alberta is Jason Kenney’s latest front in the oil war.

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#270 Mr. Brown Goes To Ottawa

Jesse testified before the House of Commons Finance Committee about Canadaland's reporting on the WE organization, and, while accusing a Black person of anti-Blackness, The Globe and Mail itself has been accused of anti-Blackness.

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#334 A Dodgy Paternity Test And The War On The Reporter Who Exposed It

Peter Aldhous reported a decade ago that a Canadian lab’s prenatal paternity test was “unreliable."

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#269 We Do Some Accounting

We have some questions about WE’s government contract and their internal accounting. And the story of how a Canadian media outlet suppressed assault allegations against Peter Nygard.

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#333 Could The WE Scandal Take Down Justin Trudeau?

It’s a scandal that could—but probably won’t—take down Justin Trudeau. 

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