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Sandy and Nora talk politics, radical social change, what's currently wrong with the Left and what must happen to make it right.

Sandy and Nora talk politics Sandy Hudson & Nora Loreto

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Sandy and Nora talk politics, radical social change, what's currently wrong with the Left and what must happen to make it right.

    Episode 8: From Me too Us: the limits of the Me Too movement

    Episode 8: From Me too Us: the limits of the Me Too movement

    This episode explores the Me Too movement. From Patrick Brown, to the poisonous and pervasive sexism within politics, to broader movement issues and questions, we take a tour of the state of feminism today. This issue deals with the matter with a mix of humour and anger: our best survival tools. Skip the first 15 … Continue reading Episode 7 – From Me too Us: the limits of the Me Too movement →

    Episode 10: Liberal schemes redux: when the scheme intends to undermine organizing

    Episode 10: Liberal schemes redux: when the scheme intends to undermine organizing

    What’s behind the Federation of Black Canadians? Sandy and Nora talk about everything they know about how the Liberals use, manipulate and influence organizations to help promote their own policies, and warn folks to be careful when an organization seems to be operating in lock-step with government.

    Episode 9: Injustice and Tina Fontaine

    Episode 9: Injustice and Tina Fontaine

    In this podcast, Sandy and Nora talk about the Raymond Cormier trial, his acquittal, and the racist, colonial systems at play that consistently deny justice to Indigenous women and girls, like Tina Fontaine. There can be no justice on stolen land.

    Episode 7: No justice for Colten Boushie — Canada’s white supremacy problem

    Episode 7: No justice for Colten Boushie — Canada’s white supremacy problem

    This episode starts off featuring Jade Tootootsis, Colten Boushie’s cousin, at a press conference following the acquittal of Gerald Stanley in Colten’s death. Jade reminds people to get organized and be mobilized to fight for justice. Sandy and Nora talk about colonialism, injustice and how nothing will change if people don’t heed Jade’s call: that … Continue reading No justice for Colten Boushie — Canada’s white supremacy problem →

    Episode 6: police, racism and journalists who just don’t get it

    Episode 6: police, racism and journalists who just don’t get it

    On the long-awaited Episode 6, Sandy and Nora talk about financial literacy curriculum, Nazis in the Toronto Library and police in schools, and how on each story, journalists keep getting it wrong.

    Episode 5: Scheming Liberals and their Schemey Schemes

    Episode 5: Scheming Liberals and their Schemey Schemes

    Has there ever been a scheme with a progressive veneer and a regressive outcome that the Liberals haven’t loved? In this episode, Sandy and Nora talk about the Ontario budget, Liberal Schemes and how progressives need to resist Liberal logic that is intended to confuse Canadians into supporting them. Specifically we talk: free tuition fees, … Continue reading Episode 5 – Scheming Liberals and their Schemey Schemes →

Customer Reviews

2.4 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

RRidgie999 ,

So refreshing- thank you!!!

Your insights are invaluable.

LM1443 ,

Brilliant Progressive Podcast

This is a brilliant progressive podcast focusing on Canadian politics. Sandy and Nora are incredibly important voices. I’m delighted that this podcast exists.

Respect4Squidward ,

Nastiness and Vitriol

Gross. Nora has no shame revealing how dark her soul really is. If you enjoy the sounds of a cat fight, by all means, give this a listen. But for real, don’t. It’s awful.

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