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Weekly podcast that reports on events related to Canadians from a economic and theological perspective. #sixcentsmakeschange

The Six Cents Report Darnell Samuels & Joel Nicoloff

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Weekly podcast that reports on events related to Canadians from a economic and theological perspective. #sixcentsmakeschange

    A Tribe Called ... - 6CR #94

    A Tribe Called ... - 6CR #94

    TYPBST: The Three Languages of Politics by Arnold KlingOriginally released in 2013, the book has recently published the 3rd edition to account for the ever changing political atmosphere. Darnell & Joel discuss the following ideas derived from this book:
    Tribalism
    Tribal sacrifices
    Native Tongues
    Tribal religion
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    Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic
    Outro: A Tribe Called Quest - Electric Relaxation
    References:
    The Three Languages of Politics
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    Social Justice League - 6CR #93

    Social Justice League - 6CR #93

    Social justice has taken pro sports by storm in 2020. Darnell & Joel discuss the four major north american sports leagues social justice activism:  
    NHL: Hockey Diversity Alliance
    NFL: black national anthem & Antwon Rose
    MLB: former leader of social justice
    NBA: leading the social justice charge
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    Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic
    References:
    NHL
    HDA cuts ties with NHL, calls league's equality work 'performative'
    NHL Announces Initiatives to Combat Racism and Accelerate Its Inclusion Efforts
    NHL players group demands league pay $100 million and change blue line to 'black line' for racial equality
    EXCLUSIVE: NHL players express frustration over league's decision to postpone games for BLM protest
    NFL
    NFL to Play Black National Anthem Before 'The Star-Spangled Banner' During All Week 1 Games: Report
    Only one Steelers player covered up the name of a police shooting victim on his helmet
    Former officer Michael Rosfeld found not guilty in death of Antwon Rose
    MLB
    Once a Leader of Social Justice, MLB Is Now Embarrassingly Behind the Times
    Baseball is making Black Lives Matter center stage on Opening Day
    MLB Player Who Declined To Kneel For BLM Opted ‘Out Of Humanity,’ NBC Sports Writer Says
    NBA
    Adam Silver: NBA Social Justice Messaging Will Be Largely Left Off The Court Next Season
    NBA Player’s Economic Social Justice Message Fails to Get League Approval
    Magic's Jonathan Isaac Explains Not Kneeling for Anthem or Wearing BLM Shirt
    TV Ratings: NBA Finals Rise, Hit Audience High With Game 5
    Lakers and Heat’s NBA Finals TV ratings are recent winners but historic losers
    Other
    Unconscious bias training is no way to solve ethnic disparities
    Why unconscious bias training does not work
    Diversity Training Doesn’t Work
    It’s Not Justice To Justify Criminals
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    One Planet, One Child - 6CR #92

    One Planet, One Child - 6CR #92

    Controversial billboards claiming the world is overpopulated and advocating one child families have appeared at bus stops in Vancouver, BC. Darnell & Joel engage in a conversation about:  
    One Planet, One Child's billboard campaign
    Canada’s all time low fertility rate
    Thanosian economics
    The goal of marriage 
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    Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic
    References:
    New billboard campaign in Vancouver targets global overpopulation
    One Planet One Child - About Us
    Malthusianism
    Too Many Men
    How China's One-Child Policy Led To Forced Abortions, 30 Million Bachelors
    The Population Bomb? | Retro Report | The New York Times
    Only child benefits – show me the research!
    The Economic Reason for Having Just One Child
    Canada’s fertility rate hits all-time low: Statistics Canada
    At NYC's Density, the World's Population Could Live in Texas
    Elon Musk and Jack Ma agree: The biggest problem the world will face is population collapse
    I, Pencil by Leonard E. Read
    Thanos, Like Malthus, Is Wrong about Population Control
    In "Endgame," Thanos Pivots from Malthusian to Revolutionary
    With Some Help from a Great Economist, Would Thanos Have Had a Different Endgame?
    Ep. 5 | Barbara Kay | The Woke Left, Cancel Culture and Radical Trans Activism
    Genesis 1 - NASB
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    Watch the Throne with Candice Malcolm - 6CR #91

    Watch the Throne with Candice Malcolm - 6CR #91

    Candice Malcolm founder of True North Centre joined Darnell & Joel to discuss Justin Trudeau's 2020 throne speech. In our conversation we cover:
    Candice's background and what is True North Centre?
    State of news media & journalism in Canada
    Justin Trudeau's 2020 throne speech
    The #Wexit movement
    CBC coverage of black female politicians: Kamala Harris vs Leslyn Lewis
    Racism and personal experiences with police
    Libertarian or conservative
    COVID & the government response
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    Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic
    References:
    https://tnc.news/about-us/
    About the Speech from the Throne
    Canada's 2020 throne speech in under five minutes
    Andrew Lawton: Breach from the Throne
    CBC News: Throne Speech 2020 (Full coverage - 3.5 hrs)
    500% more CBC headlines about Kamala Harris than Leslyn Lewis
    Kazingram Dialogue: Candice Malcolm On Trudeau’s We Charity Scandal
    Kazingram Dialogue: Black Conservatism With Darnell Samuels
    Contact info:
    True North Centre: FB, Twitter, IG, YouTube & https://tnc.news/
    Candice Malcolm: FB & Twitter
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    Canadian Foreign Aid and the Malian Coup - 6CR #90

    Canadian Foreign Aid and the Malian Coup - 6CR #90

    The recent coup in the country of Mali has lead to scrutiny of Canada's foreign aid of Mali. Darnell & Joel engage in a conversation about this controversy 
    History of Canadian's tax dollars in Mali
    Foreign aid & corrupt governments
    Arguments for foreign aid
    Alternatives to foreign aid
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    Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic
    References:
    Definition: Rent Seeking
    Canada should rethink aid to Mali after two coups, analysts say
    A coup in Mali is unlikely to make matters better
    Some agreement, but issues remain as West African mediators meet Mali coup leaders
    Economist: Dambisa Moyo
    Twitter: @DambisaMoyo
    https://scotthorton.org/
    Twitter: @ScottHortonShow
    1970: Foreign Investment vs. Foreign Aid
    1991: The Failures and Fallacies of Foreign Aid
    2001: The Sorry Record of Foreign Aid in Africa
    2005: A Foreign Aid Disaster in the Making
    2019: Can Local Solutions Succeed Where Foreign Aid Has Failed?
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    Gentrifiers & N.I.M.B.Y.'s - 6CR #89

    Gentrifiers & N.I.M.B.Y.'s - 6CR #89

    In the last 6 months, due to Covid 19 and social distancing requirements the Greater Toronto Area opened 30 new homeless shelters. Some GTA residents are raising concerns about the changes to their neighbourhood and decreased safety. Darnell & Joel engage in a conversation about NIMBYism and Gentrification.
    What is NIMBYism?
    What is gentrification?
    Zoning laws & rent control
    Morality of gentrification
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    References:
    City in talks to move homeless people out of tents in 2 parks as nearby residents say they feel unsafe
    Residents near Toronto shelters upset with lack of city consultation
    GTA Shelter System By Ward
    Mike Bibby's Oasis of Kicks | Houseguest With Nate Robinson | The Players' Tribune
    Paper mentioned: Why Are There NIMBYs?
    Why Do Homeowners Love NIMBY?
    Black Love White Lies
    Houston's Lack of Zoning Laws Will Help It Rebuild
    How Zoning Rules Would Work in a Free Society
    Definition: Rent Seeking
    Political Privilege and Class War in the Urban Housing Market
    Zoning Laws Destroy Communities
    Yes, in My Backyard: The Key to Affordable Housing Is More Housing
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