The LB Podcast

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October 16, 2020 54 min

When it comes to making mistakes in politics, a lot can change during the campaign, and political memories are often short once all is said and done. But the internet is forever, and politicians would do well to remember that before putting their foots in their mouths.

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October 9, 2020 74 min

Although Thanksgiving is usually a time for Canadians to reflect on the things that they're thankful for and to express gratitude, this year it feels different. And some of our political leaders seem to have forgotten what it means to be thankful that we pay their salaries with our taxes.

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September 28, 2020 62 min

We need to stop enabling the powerful to cruelly crush us under their collective thumbs, and let them know loud and clear that they work for us, and not the other way around.

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September 23, 2020 85 min

Whatever the outcome of this election ends up being, the way in which we conduct elections is likely to be changed dramatically in the foreseeable future.

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September 14, 2020 62 min

Why is there so much onus on the workers to get back to their jobs, and for kids to go back to schools, when the pandemic is clearly in a second wave?

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August 28, 2020 63 min

When disabled folks can barely afford to eat, pay their bills, or keep a roof over their heads, it's a direct indictment of our systems in this country.

Music by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons

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August 14, 2020 56 min

With the new school year looming in less than a month, provincial governments are grappling with how to send kids back to class in the midst of a pandemic.

Music by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons

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So it's been a while since I've posted any content to this site, and I wanted to give you all an update on the situation.

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Over the past few weeks, federal and provincial governments have made important decisions on how to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. But are they the right ones for you and your families?
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The spread of coronavirus naturally has everyone concerned. We need to stay safe and look out for each other.
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While the spirit of International Women's Day has tried to be more inclusive, the message is often hijacked by corporate interests.
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Instead of diversifying their economies and accepting the reality that fossil fuels are on the way out, Alberta's governments are doubling down in a flurry of pro-oil propaganda and petro-patriotism.
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It's Valentine's Day! Enjoy some memes and some Bif Naked.
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The Wet'suwet'en are still being threatened on their traditional territory by the RCMP and the courts. The time is now to decide which side of history we want to be on.
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February 6, 2020 7 min
Excerpt from interview with NDP MP Leah Gazan on Indigenous rights and the Wet'suwet'en Territory.
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Coastal GasLink has signed agreements with 20 First Nations' elected band councils, but 5 hereditary chiefs remain steadfast in their opposition to the pipeline. Environmental activists have joined the fight, and no one is backing down.
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January 16, 2020 78 min
There's a new game in town, and they call themselves the BC Eco-Socialists. Borne out of years of frustration with the lack of radical action on social justice and climate issues by more established parties in the BC NDP and BC Greens.
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On the 30th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre at École Polytechnique, we speak with award-winning feminist, educator and public speaker Julie Lalonde about her experiences with stalking, and where we go from here.
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Bill 207 was defeated in committee, but is the battle over? I spoke with Dr Jillian Ratti before its defeat to discuss what this legislation is about and what it could mean for abortion rights and LGBTQ patient rights.
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On this special episode, we speak with Derrick O'Keefe from Ricochet Media about the Bolivia protests and how Canada is involved.
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