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Two Canadian podcasters, Taylor and Matthew, discuss shenanigans and hijinks in Canadian politics. We also talk about high-profile Canadians, and criticize them from a leftist perspective. Whether you're a toiling MP in a rural riding, or riding high in the Red Chamber—watch out! We will probably make fun of you.
 
CPAC Today in Politics starts each weekday in Canadian politics with the latest news headlines, a summary of topical opinions from columnists, editorialists and pundits and a preview of the day’s events and activities. Hosted by veteran writer and broadcaster Mark Sutcliffe, CPAC Today in Politics provides you with the information you need to understand what’s driving public policy and political decision-making and tells you what to watch for in the day ahead. A broadcaster, writer and entre ...
 
In this era of knee-jerk partisanship and decision-based evidence making, the currency of actual ideas has become sadly devalued in Canadian politics. Veteran broadcaster Jo-Ann Roberts is changing all that with People, Politics and Planet, a wide-ranging audio journey through some fascinating political terrain where you’ll meet some of the country’s most thought-provoking policy innovators. Sure, they mostly lean towards Green – but, as Jo-Ann finds out, that’s where the all interesting stu ...
 
PrimeTime Politics is a comprehensive round-up of the day in Canadian politics, from breaking stories to developments on longstanding issues. Key moments, feature interviews, panels, in-depth analysis and more. It’s the day in an hour. Peter is one of the most well-known political journalists in Canada, a distinctive and popular personality with close to four decades as both reporter and anchor. He joined CPAC in 2001, where he began his continuing stint as host of PrimeTime Politics, CPAC’s ...
 
A critical but mostly overlooked aspect of both contemporary and historical political violence is the role diaspora communities have played in the planning, organization, financing, and execution of acts of terror. Members of the American Irish, Canadian Sikh, Swiss Tamil and Australian Croat diasporas—to provide just a sample—have all been powerful agents in the terrorist activities perpetrated in the name of their national and religious communities. The Diaspora Politics and Transnational ...
 
[We are transferring to a new platform so some of our episodes may temporarily be unavailable on your platform - find all our episodes on soundcloud]. Seden Anlar and Julia Lagoutte bring you the environmental & feminist angle on global politics news, and interviews with Green thinkers, politicians & activists. Available on all podcast apps including Itunes, Spotify, and Google. Come join the debate! We tweet at @BigGreenPolPod We'd love to hear from you: biggreenpoliticspodcast@gmail.com
 
Most readers of Stephen Leacock's works are familiar with his witty and humorous writings, but few may be aware that he was also a gifted teacher, political ideologue, economist and fiction writer. Though he wrote six books on Canadian history, none of them attained the status of a standard text on the subject and were regarded more as opinion pieces without much academic foundation. Yet, the Chronicles of Canada series by Stephen Leacock remains an interesting and entertaining read. In this ...
 
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While Inuit people call this arctic area home, Europeans attempted deadly trips to find a route to the Pacific Ocean. We talk about the failed Franklin expedition, spinach puffs and cannibalism. Brought to you in partnership with Samsung. This Father’s Day buy a Galaxy Z Fold2 5G or a Galaxy Z Flip 5G and get free Galaxy Buds Pro. Visit samsung.com…
 
The Prime Minister looks to other world leaders for support as China continues to detain two Canadians; Canada is expecting an influx of vaccines as questions remain about how effective they will be against COVID variants; And senior military leaders play golf with the former chief of defence staff Jonathan Vance.…
 
Power & Politics for Monday, June 14th with Parliamentary Secretary Anita Vandenbeld, Conservative Defence Critic James Bezan, NDP Deputy Whip Lindsay Mathyssen, International Development Minister Karina Gould, former Department of Justice national security lawyer Leah West, and the Power Panel.
 
New Brunswick MP Jenica Atwin explains her decision to leave the Green party and cross the floor to the governing Liberals. MPs Kevin Lamoureux (Liberal), Blake Richards (Conservative), and Rachel Blaney (NDP) discuss legislation, the coming end of the parliamentary sitting, and the potential of a fall election. Journalists Mia Rabson (The Canadian…
 
Ontario Premier Doug Ford was ready to use the Notwithstanding Clause of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms to cut Toronto City Council by half, bu the Court of Appeal spoil his historic flirtation when a three judge panel said he could do just that. Now, he's ready to lob the constitutional nuke so he can restrict third party spending dur…
 
New Brunswick MP Jenica Atwin crosses the floor from the Greens to the Liberals; The ethics committee calls for tougher conflict of interest rules and government contract policies in the wake of the WE Charity scandal; And discussions continue over when to reopen the Canada-US border.Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Green Leader Annamie Paul joins Peter Van Dusen after the departure of New Brunswick MP Jenica Atwin for the Liberal party. Liberal MP Wayne Easter, chair of the Standing Committee on Finance, talks about the Canada-U.S. border and the growing political pressure in both countries to secure a re-opening timeline. Independent Senator Peter Boehm, a f…
 
The government moves toward relaxing restrictions on fully-vaccinated travellers; A settlement is reached with some residential school survivors; And Justin Trudeau prepares to meet counterparts from around the world at this weekend’s G7 summit.Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Power & Politics for Thursday, June 10th with Public Safety Minister Bill Blair, Ontario Parliamentary Assistant David Piccini, Ontario NDP Deputy Leader Sara Singh, Ontario Liberal House Leader John Fraser, former National Advisory Committee on Immunization chair Dr. Caroline Quach-Thanh, and the Power Panel.…
 
In the wake of the deadly attack against a Muslim family in London, what concrete action should political leaders take against hate crimes and Islamophobia? Peter Van Dusen welcomes Nadia Hasan (National Council of Canadian Muslims) and lawyer Nawaz Tahir (Hikma Public Affairs Council), plus MPs Iqra Khalid (Liberal), Tim Uppal (Conservative), and …
 
Taylor and Matthew talk Canadian news: Liberal MP William Amos still doesn’t know how to turn off his webcam and urinates in front of his fellow virtual MPs. Taylor goes after Manitoba premier, Brian Pallister, for his numerous failures regarding COVID-19. Despite the efficacy of magic mushroom therapy, the Liberals make it hard for terminally ill …
 
Federal leaders label the attack in London, Ontario an act of terror; Jagmeet Singh fights back against those that say events like this don’t happen in Canada; And Canada will ease restrictions at the border for fully-vaccinated travellers, but the Prime Minister won't say when.Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Power & Politics for Wednesday, June 9th with Health Minister Patty Hajdu, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister, World Bank President David Malpass, University of Calgary Professor Richard Masson, Quebec City mosque former president Mohamed Labidi, and the Power Panel.
 
More than one week after the graves of 215 children were discovered in Kamloops, what happens next with residential schools and reconciliation? Peter Van Dusen welcomes Christa Big Canoe, legal director for Aboriginal Legal Services and former lead counsel for the MMIWG national inquiry. We also hear from MPs Gary Anandasangaree (Liberal), Jamie Sc…
 
The staggering news about the graves found at the Kamloops Indian Residential School broke across the country on the May 24 long weekend. The impact of this news continues to echo across the country as non-Indigenous citizens continue to listen, try to understand and for some, try not to look at what has happened. Indigenous people have lived with …
 
The Pope expresses pain, but offers no apology for the Catholic Church’s role in Canada’s residential schools; The Prime Minister says Ontario’s Premier is trying to deflect criticism of his province’s response to the pandemic; And Erin O'Toole says Canada should push for the Olympics to be moved from China.…
 
Despite officially not getting involved, the Vietnam War had a huge effect on Canada. Why did 30,000 Canadians sign up to fight? Why did they test Agent Orange in New Brunswick and why is Rhys upset about Nutella? Brought to you in partnership with Samsung. This Father’s Day buy a Galaxy Z Fold2 5G or a Galaxy Z Flip 5G and get free Galaxy Buds Pro…
 
Power & Politics with London Mayor Ed Holder, National Council of Canadian Muslims chief operating officer Nadia Hasan, former CSIS analyst Jessica Davis, former Department of Justice national security lawyer Leah West, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, Liberal MP Kate Young, Conservative MP Karen Vecchio, NDP MP Lindsay Mathyssen, First Nations Child and …
 
MPs Jaime Battiste (Liberal), Jamie Schmale (Conservative) and Charlie Angus (NDP) discuss the prime minister's demand for the Catholic Church to take responsibility for its role in the residential schools tragedy.Former Alberta justice minister Jonathan Denis explains why he and several other Canadian lawyers have asked the International Criminal …
 
The Ontario legislature is now in its summer break. MPP's will be back at Queen's Park in September. In the meantime, there is a good deal of speculation, if not expectation, that Premier Doug Ford will shuffle, maybe blow up, his front bench. The Toronto Star is reporting that Ford is considering a major cabinet shakeup as he prepares to present a…
 
The federal government releases its action plan on the final report of the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls; The NDP calls on the government to drop its legal battle against First Nations children and survivors; And Quebec moves up the timeline for administering second doses of COVID vaccines.…
 
Peter Van Dusen looks at the federal plan to end systemic racism and address violence against Indigenous women, girls and 2SLGBTQQIA+ individuals – the long-awaited response to the 2019 call for justice from the MMIWG National Inquiry. We hear from Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett and Lynne Groulx, CEO of the Native Women’s Assoc…
 
Power & Politics for Friday, June 4th with Father Ken Thorson of the Catholic Oblates, Fmr. RCMP Inspector Steve Gloade, Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens, Japan's Ambassador to Canada Yasuhisa Kawamura, Dr. Fahad Razak, and the Power Panel. The 24-hour national Residential School crisis line is available for support at: 1-866-925-4419…
 
Taylor and Matthew go mad for Maxime Bernier, the current leader of the People’s Party of Canada. We cover his life from free-trade acolyte and corporate lawyer to the non-rise and fall of his embarrassing federal party. We talk Maxime’s fear of being seen as gay; his lifelong battle with the Dairy Cartel; Stephen Harper’s weird diet; how Jordan Pe…
 
Power & Politics for Thursday, June 3rd with Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, MMIWG Inquiry Chief Commissioner Marion Buller, GAVI Chairman José Manuel Barroso, World Health Organization COVID-19 Technical Lead Maria Van Kerkhove, and the Power Panel.The 24-hour national Residential School crisis line is available for support at…
 
Peter Van Dusen questions Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller on the government’s response to the Kamloops residential school grave discovery. We also hear from Bruce Allan, a resolution health support worker with the Indian Residential Schools Survivors Society and himself a survivor.And, the latest analysis from journalists Joël-Denis Bellav…
 
The House of Commons holds a special debate on the discovery of the remains of 215 children at a former residential school in British Columbia; Green Party MPs are at odds with their leader on the Israel-Palestine conflict; And the Department of National Defence says officials accept “in principle” all recommendations in a review of the military ju…
 
Power & Politics for Wednesday, June 2nd with Parliamentary Assistant David Piccini, Ontario NDP Education Critic Marit Stiles, Ontario Liberal House Leader John Fraser, Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas, Newfoundland and Labrador Health Minister John Haggie, Generation Squeeze Founder Paul Kershaw, and Conservative Foreign Affairs Critic Michael…
 
The Prime Minister says Canada cannot hide from the truth of what happened at residential schools; Vaccination rates increase, but Canada still faces risk; And Air Canada gave executives bonuses while negotiating with the federal government for support.Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Power & Politics for Tuesday, June 1 with Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, author and Globe & Mail columnist Tanya Talaga, Manitoba COVID-19 Vaccination Task Force Medical Lead Dr. Joss Reimer, Lakehead University professor Scott Hamilton, and the Power Panel.This episode discusses news that a First Nation says it has found the remains of 215 childr…
 
Political leaders react to the discovery of the bodies of 215 children at the site of a former residential school; Optimism increases about Canada’s vaccination program; And the Foreign Affairs Minister reiterates Canada’s support for an investigation into the origins of COVID-19.Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Power & Politics for Monday, May 31 with Crown-Indigenous Relations Min. Carolyn Bennett, AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde, Dr. Isaac Bogoch, Marnie McBean and the Power Panel. This episode discusses news that a First Nation says it has found the remains of 215 children buried at a B.C. residential school. If you or someone you know needs suppor…
 
What is keeping Ontario Premier Doug Ford from deciding whether kids will be returning to school this spring? Public health authorities across the province, including Ontario's Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. David Williams, says there's no reason why students can't be in class as early as this week. The "Science Table" is offering the same ad…
 
Martin Stringer questions Health Minister Patty Hajdu about an expert panel's recommendation that the federal government close its hotel quarantine program. Chief Rosanne Casimir of the Tk'emlups te Secwépemc First Nation discusses the discovery of mass grave belived to contain 215 Indigenous children who died while attending a B.C. residential sch…
 
Justin Trudeau supports the U.S. President’s call to investigate the origin of COVID-19; Jagmeet Singh apologizes after a video shows him breaking COVID guidelines; And how do vaccination rates stack up against the aggressive reopening plans in some provinces?Door Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC)
 
Power & Politics for Friday, May 28th with Procurement Minister Anita Anand, Nova Scotia Premier Iain Rankin, Quebec Parliamentary Assistant Christopher Skeete, International Development Minister Karina Gould, and the Power Panel.This episode discusses news that a First Nation says it has found the remains of 215 children buried at a B.C. residenti…
 
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh joins Peter Van Dusen to discuss the COVID-19 response, from long-term care to reopening plans. Raywat Deonandan, a University of Ottawa epidemiologist, analyzes the various reopening timelines across Canada. And political commentators Kiavash Najafi, Tim Powers, and Susan Smith have their say on the latest headlines.…
 
Power & Politics for Thursday, May 27th with Manitoba Deputy Premier Kelvin Goertzen, Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew, Ontario Pharmacists Association CEO Justin Bates, Ontario Secondary School Teachers’ Federation Harvey Bischof, Queen's University professor and family physician Dr. Michelle Cohen, and the Power Panel.…
 
Discussions are underway over the possibility of federal help as Manitoba is hit hard by a third wave of COVID-19; The House of Commons adopts a motion that says it would be irresponsible to hold an election before the pandemic is over; And the Prime Minister condemns the arrest of a journalist by Belarus.…
 
Special episode! Taylor and Matthew ramble for over an hour on topics and issues of interest. We also ask the big questions: Why on earth would someone create yet another ‘leftist’ podcast? We talk about bête noire of socialists everywhere – capitalism; the ethics of problematic jokes; who will work the ‘bad jobs’ under a socialist system; is new m…
 
Jim Carr, cabinet’s special representative for the Prairies, joints Peter Van Dusen to discuss Manitoba’s third wave of COVID-19 and potential federal aid. According to the top bureaucrat at National Defence, the federal government failed to properly implement the 2015 Deschamps report aimed at rooting out sexual misconduct within the armed forces.…
 
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