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.
What was up with those “protesters” outside Meng Wanzhou’s extradition hearing? And could monarchical migration have an impact on privacy in Canadian media?
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.
For our 50th episode, we have 50 demands for the government.
We survived debate night! Mostly. Plus, we break down the parties’ environmental platforms with energy and environmental economist Andrew Leach.
A bonus segment on Trudeau’s “make-up” with guest co-host, Arshy Mann. Plus, one reporter’s real life story on the gift of poutine from Trudeau. And this week’s news has been about the three worst people in Canada: Faith Goldy, Maxime Bernier, and Ezra Lavant. Why? Paul Wells co-hosts for our regularly scheduled programming.
Gerry Butts breaks his silence on SNC-Lavalin. And the thing that Andrew Scheer can get away with, but Jagmeet Singh cannot. Paul Wells co-hosts.
There’s a lot to learn from what politicians and journalists can and can’t tell us, their lowly constituents and readers. We read between the lines of the news coverage of the SNC-Lavalin scandal with BuzzFeed News’ Paul McLeod. Then, Macleans columnist Anne Kingston helps translate politicians’ passive-aggressive, condescending, or coded messages, passed to us through resignation letters, speeches, and even Twitter likes.
What do warnings of globalism, support for pipelines and calls to execute Trudeau have in common? They’re all part of the rhetoric of the Canadian Yellow Vests. CANADALAND producer David Crosbie investigates how a French working class protest against a fuel tax has inspired a right-wing, populist movement holding recurring rallies across Canada.
On The Media was one of the main inspirations for CANADALAND. This week, Jesse meets them.
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