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Sandy and Nora talk politics Sandy Hudson & Nora Loreto

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    Critiquing critique

    Critiquing critique

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about what happens when activism is replaced by critique alone, and urge listeners to not fall into a trap in understanding critique as activism. Plus, they revisit Quebec City's racist police.
     
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    • 48 min
    F u c k The P o l i c e

    F u c k The P o l i c e

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about police violence in Quebec City, Hamilton and Wet'suwet'en and ask what it will take for people to demand and end to policing. Plus, they talk COVID variants and a peculiar CBC report.
     
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    • 53 min
    B.C. on fire

    B.C. on fire

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about British Columbia: from fires to floods, from RCMP to a lack of climate action. Plus, they talk about Iqaluit activists fighting for suicide prevention measures and the COVID-19 vaccine for kids.
     
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    • 46 min
    What comes after the vaccine mandates?

    What comes after the vaccine mandates?

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about the limits of vaccine mandates, and ask why politicians have not been forced to explain what happens when every Canadian who is willing to be vaccinated, is vaccinated. Plus -- we remind listeners that Iqaluit still does not have drinking water.
     
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    • 42 min
    Fighting the extremes

    Fighting the extremes

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about how extremes are changing how we politically debate, and how deep political education and organizing are our only hope.


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    • 39 min
    Beyond binary thinking

    Beyond binary thinking

    In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about the way in which social media platforms force us into binaries, which is a disaster for leftwing organizing, which requires us to talk through nuance.
     
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    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
717 Ratings

717 Ratings

violet.knight ,

Amazing

I love Sandy and Nora!! They are intelligent and insightful, and every episode is always so interesting. I’ve recommended to friends, and will always recommend to people interested in Canadian politics

Mol235 ,

Excellent

This is an excellent podcast. Both hosts are so smart. They pick great topics. Such a refreshing and needed podcast.

LOVE Demi Lavoto ,

Noras a racist

Nora comes off as a white man hater and it’s really turned me off of this podcast.

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