27 episodes

Tara Mahoney and Kate Reeve, two young Canadian voters, are embarking on a journey of knowledge and exploration in an effort to decide who they will vote for in upcoming Canadian elections. Follow them in a weekly podcast as they tackle election issues with experts and other young people.

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Tara Mahoney and Kate Reeve, two young Canadian voters, are embarking on a journey of knowledge and exploration in an effort to decide who they will vote for in upcoming Canadian elections. Follow them in a weekly podcast as they tackle election issues with experts and other young people.

    Platform Roundup: What Have You Decided?

    Platform Roundup: What Have You Decided?

    Tara and four friends break down the Green, Liberal, and NDP party platforms and talk about their voting decision for October 21. They also share the astrological charts of the four party leaders, because that is obviously a very important measure for success in any government.

    CORRECTION: at one point, Tara says “500 new affordable housing units” when describing the NDP platform - this is supposed to be 500,000 new housing units!!

    CBC Platform Comparison Tool - https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/federal/2019/party-platforms/

    • 51 min
    The Green Party Platform w/ Taylor Scollon

    The Green Party Platform w/ Taylor Scollon

    Taylor Scollon, co-founder of North99, helps Tara to break down the Green Party platform to help you make your election decision on October 21st. Follow North99 on Twitter and Instagram to stay up today with the latest progressive news in Canada, and subscribe to their Canada Elections Podcast to get in-dept analysis on the most important issues this election.

    Resources:

    CBC Platform Comparison Tool - https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/federal/2019/party-platforms/

    North99 - https://north99.org/

    • 58 min
    The Liberal Platform w/ Kate McQuade

    The Liberal Platform w/ Kate McQuade

    Tara and Kate McQuade, the woman behind the Marxist meme account jean.paul.fartre, review the highlights of the Liberal Party Platform.

    Resources: https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/federal/2019/party-platforms/ 

    • 1 hr 14 min
    The NDP Platform w/ Jasmine Smikle

    The NDP Platform w/ Jasmine Smikle

    Tara and Jasmine Smikle talk about Jagmeet Singh and review the highlights of the NDP platform. They are joined by special SPECIAL guest Kate Reeve, who provides the vital Gen Z perspective. Tara would like to personally apologize for the sound issues for… a majority of the epsiode… this isn’t her first pod, but it SURE sounds like it!!

    Resources: https://newsinteractives.cbc.ca/elections/federal/2019/party-platforms/

    • 1 hr 27 min
    The Conservative Platform w/ DYQWIQ

    The Conservative Platform w/ DYQWIQ

    Tara and the beautiful boys of Do You Queer What I Queer dive into the highlights of the Conservative Party platform. This is part one of a five-part series which will explore each of the major party platforms in an effort to help you make your decision in the upcoming Canadian election on October 21.

    Resources:

    Where, when, how to vote: https://www.elections.ca 

    The Conservative Party Platform: https://www.andrewscheer.ca/en/platform 

    • 1 hr 36 min
    Rally for Education

    Rally for Education

    In this episode, Kate and Tara talk about some important news items from the last week, including the statement the Daughters of the Voice made in turning their backs on Justin Trudeau in in parliament, the upcoming Alberta election, and the new policy measures (read: cuts) Doug Ford has put in place which took effect on April 1st. Kate interviews her mother and aunt, both teachers, after the education rally on Queen's Park, and we learn about the how Ford's education cuts have put our public school system in a precarious situation.

    • 27 min