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#296 Two Centuries of Blackface in Canada

June 7, 2020

“In the psyche of the white Canadian is this same desire to see Black people in positions of either service or as comedic foils”

#296 Two Centuries of Blackface in Canada

September 29, 2019

Cheryl Thompson joins to help walk us through Canada’s history with blackface and why this story is not about race. 

#231 How Did Trudeau Get a 20-Year Pass On Blackface?

September 26, 2019

Trudeau in blackface, 3 times: how did we miss that? And Canada’s reporters bravely declare their independence – from their own union. CANADALAND Deputy Editor Jaren Kerr co-hosts.

#41 Let’s Talk Tech! … And Blackface

September 24, 2019

Could all those images of Trudeau in blackface open the door for a more meaningful campaign?

And we talk Canada’s growing tech scene. What’s it done with federal money—and what are the parties talking about now?

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