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An in-depth look at the issues, culture and personalities shaping Canada today.


22:36 | Jan 29th, 2019

The invoices were embarrassing: Booze, nightclubs, Airbnb's, shisha lounges and casino dinners, all billed to Ryerson students courtesy of the university's student union over the past eight months. Th...Show More
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As someone who used to write for campus press, I enjoyed this episode about why campus press is important. The Ryerson student union execu...Show More

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25:41 | May 3rd, 2019

It's not just the market in your city. Or your neighbourhood. Or your budget or financial situation. There's a shadowy global financial practice at work that is fuelling the housing crisis in cities a...Show More
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A deep dive into the role of private equity and political lobbying in driving housing prices up in cities around the world. This is a globa...Show More

19:26 | Apr 9th, 2019

Maybe share this episode with your uncle, who posted some weird stuff last week. Or your grandma. Or your dad. Our older relatives are being fed a diet of digital lies, and it's our fault, collectivel...Show More
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Seniors are increasingly heavy users of social media like Facebook— but nobody is providing them with online literacy training as the school...Show More

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