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Politics in Canada right now. With Jen Gerson and Sandy Garossino.

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Politics in Canada right now. With Jen Gerson and Sandy Garossino.

    Ep. 69 - QAnon Comes To Canada

    Ep. 69 - QAnon Comes To Canada

    Cars, machinery, and now conspiracy theories. The U.S. continues its proud tradition of exports to Canada as QAnon gains traction north of the border. Marc-André Argentino joins to walk us through the origins and future of QAnon in Canada.

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    • 43 min
    Ep. 68 - Why Working Moms Are Dreading September

    Ep. 68 - Why Working Moms Are Dreading September

    The pandemic has already had a disproportionate impact on women, especially those with children. But how much worse could that be if schools don’t reopen soon? joins to explain. Get in touch at  or on Twitter . This...

    • 41 min
    Ep. 67 - Everybody Else Is Abolishing The Police, So Why Can’t We?

    Ep. 67 - Everybody Else Is Abolishing The Police, So Why Can’t We?

    As calls to defund continue to grow, why not imagine what Canada would look like without police? joins us to unpack the idea. Get in touch at  or on Twitter . This episode of OPPO is brought to you by ....

    • 41 min
    Ep. 66 - Get Me Outta Scheer

    Ep. 66 - Get Me Outta Scheer

    Now that Jen has thrown out her sourdough starter, it’s time to start paying attention to the race to replace Andrew Scheer. James Moore joins us to run through the field of candidates and explain where the Conservatives stand on the eve of the...

    • 41 min
    Ep. 65 - Stuck In the Middle With Meng Wanzhou

    Ep. 65 - Stuck In the Middle With Meng Wanzhou

    China and the US are facing off in what’s being dubbed a new Cold War. And Canada’s stuck in a tight spot. Last week, a BC judge ruled that Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou’s charges meet the bar of “double criminality,” which means she’s one...

    • 36 min
    Ep. 64 - An Epidemic Of Racism

    Ep. 64 - An Epidemic Of Racism

    Violent attacks on racialized people are on the rise in Canada — especially against those who look East Asian. We’re joined by reporter to discuss what happens when we conflate the actions of a government with individual people....

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
691 Ratings

691 Ratings

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Helpful perspectives

Really appreciate these perspectives on Canada’s current affairs! Thank you for striving for a model of constructive disagreement in such a polarized political climate.

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Meh

It has recently lost the crazy fun part of the podcast, and seems like the hosts are not on the “same brain wave” if that makes sense

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Disappointing

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Pass the mic to Ryan!

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