Podcast

Published On: October 04, 2019
Elly Alboim breaks down how to prepare leaders for a debate that can make or break their campaign and Steve Paikin shares his experience moderating three federal leaders' debates.
Published On: September 30, 2019
Preston Manning and Avi Lewis discuss the potential for populist politics to take root in Canada, and how populism can be channeled to positive ends.
Published On: September 23, 2019
From reconciliation to the question of genocide, Ontario Regional Chief Roseanne Archibald discusses the federal election and shares her own journey through trauma.
Published On: September 16, 2019
From the carbon tax to cap and trade to court challenges, we take a good look at how carbon pricing is shaping up this election.
Published On: September 09, 2019
The new wave of third-party groups: are they toxic to democracy? CBC reporter Kaleigh Rogers and Jeff Ballingall, founder of Ontario Proud and Canada Proud, weigh in.
Published On: July 02, 2019
Colin Ellis speaks to Michael Sladden of Camp Pathfinder about New Homeland, a doc about refugees attending camp.
Published On: June 24, 2019
From beer sales and student loans to the nature of political ego, Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath answer all your questions.
Published On: June 18, 2019
Host Colin Ellis and producers Matthew O'Mara and Chantal Braganza discuss Leaving Neverland and Lorena.
Published On: June 11, 2019
Host Colin Ellis speaks with Ben Sisto, subject of the new documentary, Who Let the Dogs Out?
Published On: June 10, 2019
From sex ed to discovery math, why your kids learn what they do (and why it matters.)
Published On: June 04, 2019
Colin Ellis and producers Matthew O'Mara and Chantal Braganza talk about some beloved docs and the big-screen versions they inspired.
Published On: June 03, 2019
Producer Matthew O'Mara looks back on his experience in the Page Program - a crash course in Ontario politics.
Published On: May 27, 2019
How a bill becomes law from first reading to third - and everything in between.
Published On: May 21, 2019
Find out about Question Period at Queen's Park, from how it works, to the strategy and tactics used, and the role it plays in provincial democracy.
Published On: May 13, 2019
From growing up in Quebec, to working on Wall Street during the 9/11 attacks, president of the Treasury Board and PC MPP Peter Bethlenfalvy shares his story with Steve Paikin.
Published On: May 06, 2019
From growing up stateless in Nepal to becoming the first person of Tibetan descent to hold office in North America, NDP MPP Bhutila Karpoche shares her story with Steve Paikin.
Published On: April 29, 2019
Liberal MPP Michael Coteau shares his story and his ambition to run for the Ontario Liberal leadership
Published On: April 22, 2019
NDP MPP Jill Andrew tells Steve Paikin how her life shapes her politics.