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#326 While We Weren’t Looking

May 17, 2020

In the face of a global pandemic, it’s hard to focus on anything else.

PANDEMIC #3- McKenzie Towne

May 6, 2020

The McKenzie Towne Continuing Care Centre has experienced the deadliest COVID-19 outbreak in Alberta. But some people say that their loved ones were killed by neglect at McKenzie Towne long before the pandemic even began.

#59 Double Trouble: Oil’s Burst Bubble

March 10, 2020

What does the largest single-day drop in the price of oil in almost two decades mean for Canada’s economy? How will it affect growing frustration in Alberta? And have you washed your hands since you started reading this? Wash your hands.

#58 A Seizure Of Political Power In Wet’suwet’en Territory

February 25, 2020

A look at the ongoing crisis around pipelines and rail blockades, Teck withdraws its plans for a $20 billion mine and Conservative MPs demand justice for Alberta.

#53 OPPO Goes Nuclear

December 10, 2019

By popular demand, we take a look at nuclear energy in Canada. Plus a check-in with the bubbling oilsands of resentment that is Western Alienation Corner, and OPPO’s newest segment: Andrew Scheer Leadership Deathwatch.

#51 Ministry Of Pandering

November 26, 2019

We take a look at the Liberal government’s cabinet appointments, check in on the scandals and simmering resentment in Canada’s “West,” and read some highlights from the listener mailbag.

#50 – 50 Things We Want From The 43rd Parliament

November 19, 2019

For our 50th episode, we have 50 demands for the government.

#47 Is Scheer Done?

October 29, 2019

Jen’s back! And she’s kept a list of the worst election moments. Plus, will the Conservatives kick out Andrew Scheer? And what the rest of Canada needs to know about #Wexit.

CRUDE #10 – The Apocalypse is Now

August 20, 2019

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.  Featured in this episode: Catherine Griwkowsky (Alberta Today), Brendan Kennedy (Toronto Star), Keith Stewart (Greenpeace), … Continued

You Must Be This Conservative To Ride: The Inside Story of Postmedia’s Right Turn

August 12, 2019

A plan to muffle moderate voices at Canada’s largest newspaper company has created confusion and uncertainty in newsrooms across the country.

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