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The 180 - A Defence of Trophy HuntingMar 4, 2015 | 7:32The 180 A Defence of Trophy Hunting Audio
The 180 A Defence of Trophy Hunting Mar 4, 2015 | 7:32BC Conservative Leader Dan Brooks explains why he believes trophy hunting, as opposed to hunting for meat, is misunderstood and unfairly maligned.
The 180 - A response to the question of First Nations boarding schoolsFeb 27, 2015 | 9:45The 180 A response to the question of First Nations boarding schools Audio
The 180 A response to the question of First Nations boarding schools Feb 27, 2015 | 9:45On our previous show, First Nations education expert Waubageshig argued that boarding schools could help better educational outcomes for Aboriginal children. This week, we hear a response from Cynthia Wesley-Esquimaux.
The 180 - Why balanced budgets aren't always good budgetsFeb 27, 2015 | 3:18The 180 Why balanced budgets aren't always good budgets Audio
The 180 Why balanced budgets aren't always good budgets Feb 27, 2015 | 3:18British Columbia just tabled one, but Lisa Philipps says balanced budgets aren't always the great news we think they may be. We gave the tax law professor 180 seconds to make her case.
The 180 - Will more sex ed mean less sex?Feb 27, 2015 | 3:44The 180 Will more sex ed mean less sex? Audio
The 180 Will more sex ed mean less sex? Feb 27, 2015 | 3:44Parents concerned about Ontario's new sexed curriculum worry their children will have their eyes opened to sex too early. But Maclean's columnist Emma Teitel says it could actually be a triumph for the cause of abstinence.
The 180 - Why recycling glass doesn't make you greenFeb 27, 2015 | 7:13The 180 Why recycling glass doesn't make you green Audio
The 180 Why recycling glass doesn't make you green Feb 27, 2015 | 7:13Recycling advocate Helen Spiegelman looks at the economics of glass recycling, and comes to a solution that may not be as green as you'd think.
The 180 - Reintegrating Canada's ISIS recruitsFeb 27, 2015 | 9:01The 180 Reintegrating Canada's ISIS recruits Audio
The 180 Reintegrating Canada's ISIS recruits Feb 27, 2015 | 9:01What should happen to Canadians who go fight for ISIS, then return home? University of Waterloo associate professor in International Affairs, Bessma Momani, says prosecuting returning fighters wouldn't be useful. She tells us what should happen instead.
The 180 - Vancouver is not really CanadaFeb 27, 2015 | 2:50The 180 Vancouver is not really Canada Audio
The 180 Vancouver is not really Canada Feb 27, 2015 | 2:50This winter has highlighted the divide between Vancouver, and the rest of Canada: one has blossoms in February, while the other sits in deep freeze. Vancouverite Steve Burgess tells us this is the real two solitudes.
The 180 - OPINION: It's time to get over the long form censusFeb 27, 2015 | 6:34The 180 OPINION: It's time to get over the long form census Audio
The 180 OPINION: It's time to get over the long form census Feb 27, 2015 | 6:34Martin Cooke tells Jim Brown why academics should stop crying about the long form census: we have better ways of gathering the data and it's time to move on.
The 180 - Boarding school response, When ISIS recruits return, Balanced budgetsFeb 27, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Boarding school response, When ISIS recruits return, Balanced budgets Audio
The 180 Boarding school response, When ISIS recruits return, Balanced budgets Feb 27, 2015 | 54:00In this episode, a response to Waubageshig's thoughts on boarding schools for First Nations children, a plan to reintegrate Canadians who go abroad to fight for ISIS, and a 180 take on the value of a balanced budget.
The 180 - Is Stephen Harper Canada's most progressive PM?Feb 20, 2015 | 2:13The 180 Is Stephen Harper Canada's most progressive PM? Audio
The 180 Is Stephen Harper Canada's most progressive PM? Feb 20, 2015 | 2:13Bill Tieleman, a political strategist and commentator known for leaning left, says the Conservative Prime Minister is the most progressive PM Canada has ever seen.
The 180 - Taking action for neutral washroomsFeb 20, 2015 | 9:13The 180 Taking action for neutral washrooms Audio
The 180 Taking action for neutral washrooms Feb 20, 2015 | 9:13Some Canadian schools have started installing gender-neutral washrooms. At others, students are pushing for change. Nathan Lyndsay staged a confrontation calling for more neutrality at Simon Fraser University.
The 180 - Help hungry people by closing the food bankFeb 20, 2015 | 7:07The 180 Help hungry people by closing the food bank Audio
The 180 Help hungry people by closing the food bank Feb 20, 2015 | 7:07One Ontario community group decided it could do better for its clients: by closing the food bank. Operation Sharing's John Klein-Geltink explains why, and what they do instead.
The 180 - The case against bike helmetsFeb 20, 2015 | 6:10The 180 The case against bike helmets Audio
The 180 The case against bike helmets Feb 20, 2015 | 6:10There is a move afoot to make bike helmets mandatory in Saskatchewan. Cycling safety researcher Kay Teschke used to be pro-helmet, until she did a 180. She tells Jim why helmet laws are not the best idea.
The 180 - The case for bike helmetsFeb 20, 2015 | 5:55The 180 The case for bike helmets Audio
The 180 The case for bike helmets Feb 20, 2015 | 5:55At its recent convention, the Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association adopted a motion calling for a province-wide law requiring helmets for all cyclists. Saskatchewan Brain Injury Association head Glenda James tells Jim why it's a good idea.
The 180 - Do helmets actually protect cyclists?Feb 20, 2015 | 12:38The 180 Do helmets actually protect cyclists? Audio
The 180 Do helmets actually protect cyclists? Feb 20, 2015 | 12:38Saskatchewan may be the next jurisdiction to make helmets mandatory. We speak to brain injury advocate Glenda James, who says it's great news, and then to public health researcher Kay Teschke, who says it won't work.

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