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BC Almanac with Gloria Macarenko

Host Gloria Macarenko connects British Columbians as they share stories and ideas about what they have in common and what makes them different.

  • 50:54
    Isobel Mackenzie, B.C.'s Seniors Advocate, and Gudrun Langolf, president of the Council of Senior Citizens' Organizations of B.C., on OSA's third annual Monitoring Seniors’ Services report. Robert Wang, co-creator of the Instant Pot.
    Dec 14, 2017
  • 51:03
    John Janmaat, an associate professor of economics at UBC Okanagan, on rising food prices. Blaine Kyllo, a consumer tech journalist, answers your questions about tech gadgets.
    Dec 13, 2017
  • 01:44:48
    The CBC's Andrew Kurjata and Justin McElroy, Resource Works' Stewart Muir, West Moberly First Nation Chief Roland Wilson, UBC's Gordon Christie and George Hoberg, B.C. Premier John Horgan, Grand Chief Stewart Phillip and the NDP's Moe Sihota.
    Dec 13, 2017
  • 50:22
    Canadian Federation of Independent Business's Richard Truscott, B.C. Construction Association's Chris Atchison, Information and Communications Technology Council's Maryna Ivus on job vacancies. Access to Culture's Sharon Schweitzer on holiday etiquette.
    Dec 12, 2017
  • 22:59
    Master gardener Brian Minter shares tips for planting the Christmas rose.
    Dec 9, 2017
  • 50:07
    James Coleman, an energy law professor at Southern Methodist University, on the NEB's order exempting the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion sections of Burnaby bylaws. Elizabeth Benedict, editor of Me, My Hair and I, on people's relationships with hair.
    Dec 8, 2017
  • 49:02
    Natasha Aruliah, a social justice and diversity educator and consultant, and Anne Drennan, spokesperson for Metro Vancouver Transit Police, on what bystanders should do when they witness an attack. Master Gardener Brian Minter answers your questions.
    Dec 7, 2017
  • 51:00
    West Coast LEAF's Alana Prochuk talks about this year's CEDAW report card measuring women's rights and equality in B.C. & Personal Travel Management's Lisa Durby and Pacific NorthWest blogger Elaine Rhystad on travelling during the holidays.
    Dec 6, 2017
  • 50:03
    Sensible B.C.'s Dana Larsen and UBC's Mark Haden on marijuana regulation. Anxiety B.C.'s Melanie Badali and BCIT Student Association's Megan Sweeney on student exam stress.
    Dec 5, 2017
  • 50:54
    Minister of Children and Family Development Katrine Conroy and BC Family Child Care Association's Rena Laberge on the announcement to create new child care spaces in B.C. UBC Medicine's Launette Rieb on BC's biggest addiction crisis: alcohol.
    Dec 4, 2017
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