Podcasts - CANADALAND

The Backbench

Dig into Canadian politics from the best seats in the House

CANADALAND

The best newspaper in Canada is a podcast. New episode every Monday.

Short Cuts

Media criticism. Self-abuse. If someone else were doing this, I wouldn't have to. New episode every Thursday.

COMMONS

Rethinking Canada. This season we're telling you stories about the dark consequences of Canada's real estate obsession.

Wag the Doug

A monthly podcast about Doug Ford.

Thunder Bay

The highest homicide and hate crime rates in the country. Why does it all happen here?

Cool Mules

When Vice editor “Slava P” reached out to young journalists with job offers, they thought it was about freelance writing. Instead, he asked them to smuggle nearly $20 million worth of cocaine into Australia.

OPPO

Politics in Canada right now with hosts Jen Gerson and Sandy Garossino.

Taste Buds

What do chefs, cooks, and restaurateurs talk about when you’re not around?

THE IMPOSTER

Weird art from Canada

Latest Podcast Episodes

COMMONS
REAL ESTATE #5 Oka
The Oka Crisis was the biggest military confrontation on Canadian soil in more than a century. On its face, it was about a golf course expansion. But for the Mohawks who took up arms, it was the culmination of a centuries-long fight for recognition of their sovereignty and their land.
June 23, 2021
June 23, 2021
Wag the Doug
#29 What’s Doug Ford So Afraid Of?
Doug Ford is getting ready for next year’s election by increasing donation limits, shuffling his cabinet, and overriding the Charter of Rights and Freedoms to pass a law limiting the criticism he’ll face. This sudden bonfire of political capital has our hosts wondering: given the state of Ontario’s opposition parties, just what is Ford so afraid of?
June 23, 2021
June 23, 2021
CANADALAND
#374 “Pretendians” On Campus?
Queen's University quickly rejected the findings of an anonymous report accusing six people associated with the school of misrepresenting their Indigenous identities. That prompt dismissal has raised questions about the non-status Ardoch Algonquin group, and the controversial academic from the U.S. who co-founded it.
June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021
The highest homicide and hate crime rates in the country… Why does it all happen here?
Season 2
Thunder Bay