Episode 79 – Election’s over. What does anything mean?October 22, 2019 Sandy and Nora Green Party, Jagmeet Singh, Justin Trudeau, Liberals, NDP 00:50:15 0 Comments
Sandy and Nora (but especially Nora) stayed up late to give you instant analysis of Canada’s new federal minority government. They talk about the winners (the Liberals, social movement activists) the losers (media and Maxime Bernier) and remind everyone that this result is good news for anyone looking to affect change.
Episode 78 – Live Show at the Tarragon Theatre in Toronto
In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about the radical possibilities of community, the joy of being social active and why artists need to engage in politics. And, because there is still an election on, we also talk about Justin Trudeau’s right-ward shift in the campaign. Show note: we talk about the lawsuit launched by...
Episode 77 – debate night and the fall of Canada’s old orderOctober 8, 2019 Sandy and Nora Green Party, Jagmeet Singh, Justin Trudeau, Liberal schemes, Maxime Bernier, Quebec, Uncategorized 00:56:33 0 Comments
Sandy and Nora stayed up very late to bring you a hot-off-the-press analysis of the only English-language federal election debate. You’ll hear why Jagmeet Singh won and why no one should consider voting Liberal if they’re progressive.
Episode 76 – climate change and gun violence in #elxn43
In this episode, Nora and Sandy look at how climate change and gun violence are being used (or ignored) by the parties to seek support.
Episode 75 – #BlackFaceTrudeau and Canadian white supremacySeptember 24, 2019 Sandy and Nora colonialism, Jagmeet Singh, Justin Trudeau, Liberal schemes, racism, Uncategorized 00:51:52 2 Comments
It feels like so long ago: Justin Trudeau in Blackface hit the election cycle like an atomic bomb. What did journalists miss? How bad was the coverage? And what does this affair tell us about who Canada really is?
Sandy and Nora track the rise in talking about antifascists as being terrorists. From Maxime Bernier’s PP party to Donald Trump, we ask: where is the mainstream left defending...
July is the perfect month to take some time and reflect on how deeply we all truly are screwed, thanks to the overwhelming power that social media plays in...
There has been a recent burst of street violence perpetuated by the same individuals, looking to fight with social activists. The response from the police – indifference and violence...