PSAC has reached a tentative contract agreement after almost two weeks of striking against its employer – the Government of Canada. What can this strike tell us about labor trends in this country? AND, there’s a sharp rise in police-involved deaths resulting from shootings, the use of weapons such as tasers, and physical force — peaking in 2022. What is really going on here?
Host: Mattea Roach
Credits: Aviva Lessard (Producer), Noor Azrieh (Producer), Caleb Thompson (Audio Editor and Technical Producer), Annette Ejiofor (Managing Editor)
Guests: Riley Yesno, Karen Restoule, Ethan Cox
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