The Rush with Reshmi Nair & Scott MacArthur

The Rush with Reshmi Nair & Scott MacArthur

The Rush with Reshmi Nair and Scott MacArthur breaks down the biggest issues affecting Toronto today and discusses where we’re headed tomorrow.

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September 27, 2022 35 min

Waterloo City councillor Diane Freeman on Waterloo voting in favour of security allowance for councillors..The City of Toronto cancels 5% of its fall recreational programming, we get answers from Howie Dayton, Director of Community Recreation for the City of Toronto..Les Kotzer the Wills Lawyer on the importance of making a will.

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Dave Verch, RPN and OCHU-CUPE first vice-president, joins The Rush to discuss real hospital staffing levels and how Ontario is missing the mark..CMA President Dr. Alika Lafontaine on the issue of ending racism against indigenous people in Canada's healthcare system..Smart Speakers with Jamie Ellerton and Karen Stintz.

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September 27, 2022 33 min

Brampton Regional Council candidate Gurpartap Singh Toor joins The Rush to share his concerns about this year's municipal elections conflicting with the celebration of Diwali..Ahead of the National Day for Truth and Reconcilliation, Scott and Reshmi speak with Gabrielle Fayant, co-founder of the Assembly of Seven Generations..Christina Ricci still sleeps with her 8 year old son, we ask parenting expert Alyson Shafer if this is ...

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September 27, 2022 37 min

An update on the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona..We take your calls on who's the cheapest person you know..OREA President Stacey Evoy comments on an OREA report identifying systemic racism as an issue in Ontario real estate, and we take your calls relaying your experience. 

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September 26, 2022 36 min

Gudie Hastings, Minister of Rural Economic Development of Canada on the Hurricane Fiona clean-up..Most Canadian post secondary students are grappling with mental health challenges two years after the start of COVID-19, guest Mackenzy Metcalfe with Canadian Alliance of Student Associations here to discuss..Long delayed Eglinton LRT delayed again, Dr. Jill Andrews, NDP MPP, Toronto (St. Pauls) weighs in. 

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September 26, 2022 37 min

Update on Hurricane Fiona with Dr. Kent Moore..Marit Styiles running for Ontario NDP leadership and joins the show..Smart Speakers with Scott Reid and Mark Mendelson.

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September 26, 2022 32 min

Brampton Mayoral candidate Nikki Kaur joins the show..Threats made against Pierre Poilievre's wife..Dog stories..Toronto Zoo CEO Dolf DeJong joins to talk about the Zoo's biobank program

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September 26, 2022 38 min

The clean-up begins in Atlantic Canada after Hurricane Fiona lashed the region on the weekend..Man identified as suspect in awful hidden camera investigation, how do we stop this?..Dan Riskin with a weekly science update..What's your worst grudge?

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September 23, 2022 36 min

Stormhunter Mark Robinson joins us from Halifax as Hurricane Fiona looks to be an historic storm for the Maritimes..Catherine Fife, NDP MPP from Waterloo on public accounts scrutiny..NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh joins The Rush to talk EI cuts for unemployed workers..Guess which province is re-instituting a gas tax? Reshmi's got the answer

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September 23, 2022 36 min

OPP Recruitment day is next week, Acting OPP Staff Sergeant Cynthia Savard fills us in..Canadian doctors, psychiatrists don't recommend routine adult anxiety screening Dr. Keith S. Dobson - Faculty Professor Emeritus, Clinical Psychology University of Calgary, Consultant, Opening Minds Program, Mental Health Commission of Canada..Smart Speakers with Lindsay Broadhead and Caryma Sa'd

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September 23, 2022 33 min

Dividing housework can lead to better sex life, Relationship coach Tara Blair Bell explains..Feds leaving gun tracing in non-RCMP jurisdictions to provincial control, Mark Mendelson, CTV Crime Specialist and former homicide detective breaks it all down..Sunira Chaudhri, employment lawyer on whether workplace romances can actually, you know, work. 

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September 23, 2022 37 min

Ford government check-in, after new poll numbers show a dip for Doug's government since the election, we hear from you..York University's Dr Jesse Rogerson explains why NASA is crashing spacecraft into asteroids..Matinee performance of Entertainment Court with Richard Crouse

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September 22, 2022 38 min

iHeart media Chief Legal analyst Boris Bytensky on a Liberal bill looking to remove some mandatory minimum sentences..Dr. Shahrzad Mojab, professor, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) University of Toronto on the ongoing protests in Iran sparked by the murder of a woman who refused to wear a hijab..Investors scramble to recoup money from 23-year-old 'Crypto King' who allegedly owes $35 million

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September 22, 2022 37 min

Experts call for better dementia treatment in new report saying most patients receive no care after diagnosis, Paola Barbarino, CEO of Alzheimer’s Disease International breaks down the report..Smart Speakers with Bruce Arthur and Laurel Walzak

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September 22, 2022 28 min

Federal government to announce review of Cannabis Act as legal industry faces big hurdles, Dr Akwasi Owusu-Bempah joins the show to break down what could be in 'store'..Elliot Silverstein, a director with CAA, offers tips for saving on insurance rates..Gender justices advocate Farrah Khan joins The Rush to give reaction on the victim of a tragic fatal stabbing being identified

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September 22, 2022 37 min

We take your calls on the state of the health care system and whether you feel it is facing "collapse" according to the president of the CMA..A new study suggests frequent nightmares could be linked to a heightened risk of dementia..Amanda Sherwood is facing eviction and a $25k bill for a fire she did not cause, she joins The Rush

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Washington Post Senior political reporter Aaron Blake joins the show to break down the news today that the state of New York is suing Donald Trump for fraud..Parents of Black Children's Executive Director and Co-Founder Kearie Daniel on the Halton Town Hall meetings being held..William Pomeranz on Putin threatening nuclear strikes in Ukraine

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Phil Demers a Canadian former professional marine mammal trainer at Marineland of Canada in Niagara Falls, Ontario joins the Rush to talk about the suit against him being dropped..President of OREA Tim Hudak stops by to offer his expertise in real estate to explain what does FOOP mean? Smart Speakers with Matt Gurney and Dr. Akwasi Owusu-Bempah

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Just for Laughs President Bruce Hills on the return of the Just for Laughs festival..Adam Levine accused of cheating on his pregnant wife..Studies suggest more than 800 000 homes in Canada are unsuitable for those who live in them

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Reshmi and Scott open the show with the funeral for Toronto Police Constable Andrew Hong..Donald Trump sued by New York Attorney General..Columbia University's Dr Renee Goodwin talks depression rates in the United States..Has sports ever become an issue in your relationship?

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