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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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#294 Vagina Empire

Why are we so bad at talking about women's bodies?

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#229 – Sorry, Immigrants!

The Vancouver Sun is very, very sorry about publishing that inflammatory anti-immigration screed. They'll tone it down a little next time. Also, why is election coverage so... boring? Journalist and COMMONS host Arshy Mann co-hosts.

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#293 Bruce McCulloch

Comedian Bruce McCulloch talks about the legacy of Canada’s weirdest sketch show, Lorne Michaels, and the CBC.

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#228 Disaster Porn, Boat Crash, Netflix PM

Sexy Hurricane Headlines: “Dorian Relentlessly Pounds Bahamas” - What is up with the disaster porn? And Justin Trudeau’s Malaysian ancestry, and other things we learned on Netflix. Author and The Guardian environment reporter Martin Lukacs co-hosts.

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OPPO: Is Jason Kenney Stoking Alberta Separatism?

Alberta's premier wants a referendum on ... what exactly? And Justin Ling wants you to calm down about climate change "muzzling." Plus, meet some intriguing candidates to keep an eye on.

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COMMONS: CRUDE – The Apocalypse Is Now

Canoe-borne bandits strike an underwater town. A new generation of wealthy lobstermen is minted. An island disappears. And hellfire engulfs a highway jammed with broken heroes on a last chance power drive. Just another normal day amidst Canada’s climate catastrophe.

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#292 A Medical Horror Story and the Fight to Expose It

A respected doctor put women’s health and lives in danger for money and the public almost didn't hear about it.

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#227 Scandal? What Scandal?

Is the press protecting the liberal party? And the debate about climate change somehow continues and Elections Canada suggested we might not be allowed to have it. Former crown prosecutor and National Observer contributor Sandy Garossino co-hosts.

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