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Jason Kenney Is A Charming Man: Inside Alberta’s Weird Conservatism

May 22, 2017

The Texas of the north. Racist rednecks, gun nuts, and pickup truck enthusiasts. That’s the Alberta stereotype portrayed in much of the rest of Canada, but how much of that is accurate and how much is due to lazy media that falls back on clichéd tropes? After all, Alberta gave us the first big-city Muslim … Continued

It Was Illegal To Print Their Names: Alberta’s Lost Children

May 8, 2017

Since the late 1990s nearly 800 children in Alberta government care have died. Veteran Edmonton Journal columnist Paula Simons has been shining a light on this crisis since the start. In November 2016, Simons published a story that shocked the province. It was about a four-year-old girl named Serenity. Let down by a wide range of government … Continued

SHORT CUTS – Ezra Issues A Fatwa

December 15, 2016

Journalist Haley Jarmain received death threats at a Rebel rally, and Ezra Levant doesn’t believe her. Should we rethink political journalism in the post-truth era?

What Happened in Alberta?

October 7, 2015

Desmond and Andray try to understand the NDP’s shocking victory. Guests: professor Melanee Thomas and writer Drew Brown.

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