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10/3 brings you the biggest stories in Canada told by Postmedia's national network of award-winning journalists. Hosted by Dave Breakenridge, 10/3 updates twice a week.

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10/3 brings you the biggest stories in Canada told by Postmedia's national network of award-winning journalists. Hosted by Dave Breakenridge, 10/3 updates twice a week.

    Why Cronk is the drink

    Why Cronk is the drink

    Who or what is a Cronk?

    That’s the question a university of Calgary researcher asked himself when he spotted that word in an 1880s version of a Calgary newspaper.

    What happened next is the best of all social media stories.
    Dave is joined by Paul Fairie.

    • 15 min
    What working from home permanently would mean for people, businesses and cities

    What working from home permanently would mean for people, businesses and cities

    When COVID-19 hit, many workers across the country who were able to started working from home.
    More than three month’s in, and for many, it be a permanent change. But the end of the office isn’t without problems.
    Dave is joined by Financial Post reporter Vanmala Subramaniam.

    • 18 min
    How gangs contribute to over policing

    How gangs contribute to over policing

    Amid calls for sweeping police reform in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, some have been wondering what any changes will mean for community safety?
    How would a reformed police respond to gang violence? Why is it important that they do? And what needs to be done to steer people from the gang lifestyle?
    Dave is joined by Jamil Jivani, author Why Young Men: The Dangerous Allure of Violent Movements and What We Can Do About It.
    Read his recent article, Stigmatize Gang Culture

    • 24 min
    Edmonton readies to freeze police funding: Here's how

    Edmonton readies to freeze police funding: Here's how

    Calls for police reform are growing louder in the wake of the killing of George Floyd, and in Canada, the debate is starting to hit city halls and provincial legislatures across the country.
    In Edmonton, city council is in the middle of a heated public hearing, where councillors are being told story after story of incidents of racism, and demands for action on defunding or reforming the the police service.
    Dave is joined Edmonton Journal city columnist Keith Gerein.

    • 19 min
    Liberal MP's harassment, assault arrest shrouded in secrecy

    Liberal MP's harassment, assault arrest shrouded in secrecy

    Back in April, a Liberal MP from southern Ontario was charged with a series of crimes: criminal harassment, assault and break-and-enter.
    But despite the serious nature of the crimes, and the stature of the man accused, the allegations weren’t uncovered until two months later. 
    Dave BreakenridgeI is joined by National Post crime writer Adrian Humphreys who explains the allegations against the MP, why police withheld the information, and how even the highest reaches of government were kept in the dark.

    • 15 min
    Tim Hortons knows where you work and sleep: Here's how

    Tim Hortons knows where you work and sleep: Here's how

    Mobile ordering apps offer consumers a great deal of convenience. No lines, no fuss.
    But those apps are capable of tracking you and your movements with an almost creepy degree of accuracy.
    Dave is joined National Post Technology Reporter James McLeod about how he discovered Tim Hortons was keeping tabs on him, even when his app wasn’t on, how much detail they collected and why consumers should be wary.
    Background reading: How Tim Hortons knows where you sleep, work and vacation

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

3.8 out of 5
241 Ratings

241 Ratings

Finnegan65 ,

At least it’s not CBC

Love 10/3. First podcast I will listen to daily. Nice to have media that isn’t controlled by government. Keep up the interesting stories!

MikeS77 ,

Licia Corbella/Covid-19

Reporters should stick to facts and present them as such, not their opinions of facts.

Beef / Boeuf ,

Journalism

Refreshing return to ethical, neutral journalism in Canada without the “progressive” ideological bias pervasive with state media.

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