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#22 Law & Forder

November 18, 2020

Except when they’re investigating members of his family, Doug Ford really loves the police. So much so that, earlier this year, when calls for defunding became inescapable, he responded by giving them more money.

#282 Reconciliation In Flames

October 22, 2020

Hulk smash colonialism! And public health messaging crosses a line when trick or treating directives are unclear.

#21 Epidemiology And The Infinite Sadness

October 21, 2020

To be caught off guard by Covid’s first wave was misfortunate. To be caught off guard by its second looks like carelessness.

#280 The Socialist Coup You Can Trust

October 8, 2020

A trifecta of powerful (potentially socialist) forces rally behind #NationalNewspaperWeek — or not. And the bias of coherence muddles COVID-19 messaging.

#20 How Green Was My Dougie

September 23, 2020

With large swaths of the continent on fire, we look at how Doug Ford’s government recently took a torch to environmental regulations under the guise of a “Covid-19 Economic Recovery Act.”

#19 The Day Doug Ford Finally Became President

August 27, 2020

Following a five-month hiatus, Wag the Doug reemerges into a whole new world…

#18 Doug In The Time Of Cholera

March 25, 2020

Doug Ford has been widely commended for his response to COVID-19. Are people just looking for comfort or has the crisis truly brought out the best in the Premier?

#248 Return Of The Conservative Rapper

February 5, 2020

The Heritage Minister doesn’t seem to understand his own plan for regulating the internet (or not), so we break it down for you. And a group that doesn’t exist just ran a major political ad campaign in the country’s top newspapers. The National Post’s Chris Selley co-hosts.

Court Strikes Down Doug Ford’s Attack On Student Groups

November 21, 2019

Campus newspapers had funding decimated by Ontario government’s “Student Choice Initiative”

Introducing COMMONS: DYNASTIES

October 24, 2019

Our colleagues at COMMONS have a new season of their podcast called DYNASTIES, all about the powerful families that run Canada. Today, we’re sharing their episode about the rise of the Fords. 

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