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Should political parties be exempt from privacy laws?

    Should political parties be exempt from privacy laws?

    Canada’s polit­i­cal par­ties are fight­ing a court bat­tle to avoid fed­er­al pri­va­cy laws — and the gov­ern­ment is tak­ing their side. Hill Times reporter Ian Camp­bell joins host Peter Maz­ereeuw to explain why and how.

    Get off my lawn! The fed-prov home building battle

      Get off my lawn! The fed-prov home building battle

      Every­one agrees that Cana­da has a hous­ing cri­sis, but com­ing to…

      Good Talk -- A First Minister's Conference -- Why Not?

        Good Talk -- A First Minister's Conference -- Why Not?

        What’s the down­side for Justin Trudeau in call­ing a first min­is­ter’s…

        Reviewing the Defence Policy Review

          Reviewing the Defence Policy Review

          This week’s Defence Decon­struct­ed is all about Our North, Strong and Free, Canada’s…

          Will the Liberals' budget roll-out strategy work?

            Will the Liberals' budget roll-out strategy work?

            The poll­sters are back to dis­cuss next week’s bud­get, the PM pick­ing fights with…

            Trudeau’s testimony on foreign interference

              Trudeau’s testimony on foreign interference

              At Issue this week: Prime Min­is­ter Justin Trudeau told the for­eign inter­fer­ence…

              Canada's Care Economy with Armine Yalnizyan

                Canada's Care Economy with Armine Yalnizyan

                The Her­le Burly was cre­at­ed by Air Quotes Media with sup­port from our pre­sent­ing…



                Looking to the Future with Propane with Shannon Watt

                  Looking to the Future with Propane with Shannon Watt

                  On this episode of the Ener­gy Secu­ri­ty Cubed Pod­cast, Kel­ly Ogle and Joe Cal­nan…

                  Trump 'won' on abortion. Could it lose him this election?

                    Trump 'won' on abortion. Could it lose him this election?

                    Abor­tion is a top­ic that many ana­lysts believe could present the biggest threat…

                    Canada has become a hub of Islamist terror financing

                      Canada has become a hub of Islamist terror financing

                      Islamist extrem­ism is on the march, as Hamas, ISIS, Hezbol­lah, Pales­tin­ian Islam­ic…

                      Normalize that framing

                        Normalize that framing

                        Curse of Pol­i­tics was cre­at­ed by Air Quotes Media with sup­port from our pre­sent­ing…

                        State of Emergency Rooms

                          State of Emergency Rooms

                          We’re bring­ing you a spe­cial episode today from our friends at Com­mons. Over…

                          Reflections on A Life in the American Century with Joe Nye

                            Reflections on A Life in the American Century with Joe Nye

                            For this episode of the Glob­al Exchange pod­cast, Col­in Robert­son talks with Joe Nye…

                            Should Gaza Compel a Return to Canadian Peacekeeping?

                              Should Gaza Compel a Return to Canadian Peacekeeping?

                              Cana­di­ans have long thought of them­selves as peace­keep­ers. But can we still make…

                              Justin Trudeau loses the Justin Trudeau vote

                                Justin Trudeau loses the Justin Trudeau vote

                                In the lat­est episode of The Line Pod­cast, record­ed on First Con­tact Day (April 5),…

                                Trudeau's pre-budget extravaganza, and what a post-axe-the-tax Canada might look like

                                  Trudeau's pre-budget extravaganza, and what a post-axe-the-tax Canada might look like

                                  We’ve already had a few glimpses at the next fed­er­al bud­get, thanks to…



                                  Good Talk -- Is The NDP On The Verge of Collapse?

                                    Good Talk -- Is The NDP On The Verge of Collapse?

                                    We start this week with a sim­ple ques­tion — where is all the mon­ey com­ing from…

                                    NORAD Modernization: From Sensors to Infrastructure

                                      NORAD Modernization: From Sensors to Infrastructure

                                      On this episode of Defence Decon­struct­ed, we’re offer­ing you a two-parter on…

                                      The online hate speech bill, with Justice Minister Arif Virani

                                        The online hate speech bill, with Justice Minister Arif Virani

                                        Jus­tice Min­is­ter Arif Virani joins The Hot Room to talk about his con­tro­ver­sial…

                                        The Numbers: A new trend or another blip?

                                          The Numbers: A new trend or another blip?

                                          This week on The Num­bers, we dis­cuss the lat­est fed­er­al polls and whether or not the…

                                          Big money housing promises, with strings attached

                                            Big money housing promises, with strings attached

                                            At Issue this week: Sev­er­al pre­miers said the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment is over­reach­ing…

                                            NATO's Perspective on Energy Security with Can Ögütcü

                                              NATO's Perspective on Energy Security with Can Ögütcü

                                              On this episode of the Ener­gy Secu­ri­ty Cubed Pod­cast, Joe Cal­nan inter­view Can…

                                              Emera CEO Scott Balfour on the urgent energy transition

                                                Emera CEO Scott Balfour on the urgent energy transition

                                                This week on WONK, host Edward Green­spon talks to Emera CEO Scott Bal­four. Scott…

                                                Peter Bethlenfalvy, Ontario's Minister of Finance

                                                  Peter Bethlenfalvy, Ontario's Minister of Finance

                                                  Greet­ings, you curi­ouser and curi­ouser Her­le Burly-ites! We’ve got a Finance…

                                                  What It Takes to Get to 2%

                                                    What It Takes to Get to 2%

                                                    On this episode of Defence Decon­struct­ed, David Per­ry speaks to Tyler Mered­ith about…



                                                    Canadian Political and Trade Implications of the 2024 Election

                                                      Canadian Political and Trade Implications of the 2024 Election

                                                      For this episode of the Glob­al Exchange pod­cast, Col­in Robert­son mod­er­ates…

                                                      The Meme Economy

                                                        The Meme Economy

                                                        David Her­le, Scott Reid, Jor­dan Leich­nitz and Kory Ten­ey­cke pro­vide insights on the…

                                                        An Oral History Of Just For Laughs Gags

                                                          An Oral History Of Just For Laughs Gags

                                                          Ques­tion: what is Canada’s great­est con­tri­bu­tion to the world of com­e­dy? Is it…

                                                          The real dirt on the Liberals’ two-billion-tree pledge

                                                            The real dirt on the Liberals’ two-billion-tree pledge

                                                            The fed­er­al gov­ern­ment has promised to plant two bil­lion trees by 2031 as part of…

                                                            Good Talk: Live – Media, politics, and the future.

                                                              Good Talk: Live – Media, politics, and the future.

                                                              Good Talk is live on stage at this his­toric Fair­mont Château Lau­ri­er in down­town…

                                                              Where the Alberta NDP leadership race stands

                                                                Where the Alberta NDP leadership race stands

                                                                The Alber­ta New Democ­rats are look­ing for a new leader to replace Rachel Not­ley,…

                                                                Trudeau’s pre-budget charm offensive

                                                                  Trudeau’s pre-budget charm offensive

                                                                  At Issue this week: The Lib­er­al gov­ern­ment goes on a pre-bud­get charm…

                                                                  R.J. Simpson, Premier of the Northwest Territories

                                                                    R.J. Simpson, Premier of the Northwest Territories

                                                                    The Her­le Burly was cre­at­ed by Air Quotes Media with sup­port from our pre­sent­ing…

                                                                    Carbon, Climate, and Canada at CERAWeek with Kevin Birn

                                                                      Carbon, Climate, and Canada at CERAWeek with Kevin Birn

                                                                      On this episode of the Ener­gy Secu­ri­ty Cubed Pod­cast, Kel­ly Ogle and Joe Cal­nan…

                                                                      The frontrunner vs the Teflon premier

                                                                        The frontrunner vs the Teflon premier

                                                                        Rakhi Pan­choli is out. And Naheed Nen­shi is in and the appar­ent fron­trun­ner in the…

                                                                        Halifax Mayor Mike Savage on how a big city keeps up with growth

                                                                          Halifax Mayor Mike Savage on how a big city keeps up with growth

                                                                          This week on WONK, Hal­i­fax May­or Michael Sav­age talks to Edward Green­spon about…

                                                                          Addressing Ecological Risks (from the Institutions for Effective Climate Action conference)

                                                                            Addressing Ecological Risks (from the Institutions for Effective Climate Action conference)

                                                                            This episode of the IRPP/​Policy Options pod­cast con­sid­ers how to address…

                                                                            On The Line with Anthony Housefather, the (for now?) Liberal MP

                                                                              On The Line with Anthony Housefather, the (for now?) Liberal MP

                                                                              Lib­er­al MP Antho­ny House­fa­ther has been one of the most out­spo­ken sup­port­ers of…

                                                                              The Convoy Keeps Rolling

                                                                                The Convoy Keeps Rolling

                                                                                Sup­port­ers of the con­voy splin­tered into dif­fer­ent groups. They became very…

                                                                                They need a fight

                                                                                  They need a fight

                                                                                  Curse of Pol­i­tics was cre­at­ed by Air Quotes Media with sup­port from our pre­sent­ing…

                                                                                  Trudeau’s big party tent is coming apart at the seams

                                                                                    Trudeau’s big party tent is coming apart at the seams

                                                                                    New Democ­rats and even oth­er Lib­er­als are now fight­ing Prime Min­is­ter Justin…

                                                                                    We Spied on the Spies who Spy on Activists

                                                                                      We Spied on the Spies who Spy on Activists

                                                                                      When gov­ern­ments and cor­po­ra­tions want to stay on top of the ​“threats” posed by…

                                                                                      Lessons from the 10 Year Anniversary of Canada's Withdrawal from Afghanistan

                                                                                        Lessons from the 10 Year Anniversary of Canada's Withdrawal from Afghanistan

                                                                                        On this episode of The Glob­al Exchange, Col­in Robert­son is joined by Bill Cros­bie,…