Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 17 – Municipal Government in Canada

This week, Bob Rae speaks with Mike Savage, former federal MP and the current mayor of Halifax. The two of them discuss the importance of municipal government as the third tier of government, especially in the face of fighting climate change.  They also consider the political challenge of raising taxes and how neglect from multiple layers of government has led to the country’s current housing crisis.

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 16 – Venezuela and Populisim

On Episode 16 Bob talks to returning guest Ben Rowswel about Venezuela. Ben is the former Canadian Ambassador to Venezuela and has a keen insight into how the country has gone from the most prosperous in Latin America to one of the least. They also discuss the rise of populism around the world and the warning that Venezuela should serve.

 Ben Rowswell is currently the president of @theCIC, the platform for engaging citizens in the national conversation on Canada’s role in the world.

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 15 – Steve Paikin

In this week’s episode, Bob has a conversation with Steve Paikin around the First Ministers meeting.

The conversation centers on healthcare and the call from Premiers for more investment from the Federal Government. 

Steven Paikin is a Canadian journalist, author, and documentary producer. Mr. Paikin has primarily worked for TVOntario, Ontario’s public broadcaster, and is the anchor of TVO’s flagship current affairs program The Agenda. You can find his show here: https://www.tvo.org/theagenda

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 14 – Anti Semitism

This week on the show, Bob addresses anti-semitism. He breaks down some of the history of anti-semitism and addresses how we still grapple with it today.

A great show to provide some insight into anti-semitism. 

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 13 – Rohingya Crisis

This week on Political Stripes Bob talks about the history of the Rohingya Crisis and provides some insight into the case that has been brought against Myanmar at the World Court. 

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 12 – Michael Enright

This week Bob speaks with CBC’s Michael Enright. Recently the two of them participated in an event at Millhaven prison in association with a charitable organization called Looking at the Stars. The event featured classical music being played for inmates in the prison and was the first time CBC produced part of their show on location in Millhaven.

To listen to Michael’s show on the event, you can find it here

https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-57-the-sunday-edition/clip/15745738-the-sunday-edition-for-november-10-2019

To find out more about Looking at the Stars visit their website

https://lookingatthestars.org/

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 11 – Robert Lewis

In episode 11, Bob has an engaging conversation with journalist, editor, and author Robert Lewis on the changing relationship the media has had with Capitol Hill. Both Bob and Robert share stories from the past and analyze how the relationship has evolved over the last few years. 

Robert Lewis has been a journalist for over 40 years and written for Time Magazine, been the editor of Macleans Magazine, and served at the Vice President of Content Development for Roger Media. More about his history can be found at https://boblewis.ca/about/

His book is Power, Prime Ministers, and the Press. It serves as a history of the press gallery and is rich in anecdotes about the people on Parliament Hill who have covered 23 prime ministers and 42 elections in the past 150 years. You can buy the book at https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/1459742648/

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 10 – Foreign Policy with Ben Rowswell

In episode 10, Bob has an in-depth conversation with Ben Rowswell, President of the Canadian International Council and former Ambassador to Venezuala on the current state of the world, where Canada is currently in our relationship with the US and China and how climate change will affect foreign policy in the future. This is a great primer for listeners looking to get a handle on Canadian foreign policy. 

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode – Election reaction sho

In episode 9, Bob gives a break down of the campaign in general, the election results, how the leaders performed, and how a minority government could work. Leveraging his experience of the 1985 Ontario provincial election, Bob gives the story of how he and Premier David Peterson developed their accord and why he thinks that type of arrangement couldn’t work in the current environment. 

This episode concludes the election focus for Political Stripes, and Bob provides a preview of where the show is going in the future. 

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Political Stripes with Bob Rae – Episode 9 – Election reaction show

In episode 9, Bob gives a break down of the campaign in general, the election results, how the leaders performed, and how a minority government could work. Leveraging his experience of the 1985 Ontario provincial election, Bob gives the story of how he and Premier David Peterson developed their accord and why he thinks that type of arrangement couldn’t work in the current environment. 

This episode concludes the election focus for Political Stripes, and Bob provides a preview of where the show is going in the future. 

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