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

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#837 Hoisted On Their Own Qatar

The potential hypocrisies of condemning human rights abuses in Qatar during the FIFA World Cup. And the increasing difficulty of writing critically about Israel. Shree Paradkar co-hosts.
December 1, 2022

#835 Poilievre’s Toxic Lie About Safe Supply

Poilievre's toxic lie about safe supply. And the confusing and contradictory CSIS intelligence on China and the Freedom Convoy. Garth Mullins co hosts.
November 24, 2022

#833 Trudeau’s Dismissive Chinese Dad

The tense relationship between Canada and China after allegations of interference in our federal election. And do we need a mask mandate to prevent mask laziness and save our kids? Steven Zhou co-hosts.
November 17, 2022
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#831 Never Gonna Give (Twitter) Up

Unpacking the changes at Twitter and how chaos is Elon Musk's product. And what would it take for Canadians to change their mind on the use of the Emergencies Act? Douglas Soltys co-hosts.  
November 9, 2022

#829 Hate Crimes Against Nazis

The curious case of a journalist charged with the vandalism of a Nazi statue. And the first order of business for 10 newly elected politicians in Hamilton is to boycott the local newspaper. Jeremy Appel co-hosts. 
November 3, 2022

#827 Southern Exposure: Featuring Cenk Uygur

Like the next-piece box in Tetris, the United States often offers a preview of political trends that will soon come to Canada. So with dozens of 2020-election deniers set to be elected to Congress next month, what does that bode for our own near future?
October 27, 2022

#825 Low Blow, Loblaws!

Loblaws takes the heat over a tone-deaf price freeze.
October 20, 2022

#823 A Star Is Torn

A controversial comment about Burqas in a Toronto Star column crossed the editorial line. And business drama at this Toronto paper. Jonathan Goldsbie hosts with co-host Sarah Hagi.
October 13, 2022
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