Oct 14, 2014 | 9:40Metro Morning Racism in the election Audio
Metro Morning Racism in the election Oct 14, 2014 | 9:40Racist incidents have been popping up during this year's municipal election campaign. Matt spoke with with Denise Balkissoon, freelance journalist and editor-in-chief of The Ethnic Aisle blog -- and Desmond Cole, staff reporter for the Torontoist.
Oct 14, 2014 | 6:50Metro Morning Ebola and medical professionals Audio
Metro Morning Ebola and medical professionals Oct 14, 2014 | 6:50A nurse in Texas has tested positive for Ebola. Her story is a reminder of the dangers medical professionals face when dealing with highly infectious diseases. Matt spoke with Pat Tamlin, a local nurse who contracted SARS on the job.
Oct 14, 2014 | 6:32Metro Morning MaRS Audio
Metro Morning MaRS Oct 14, 2014 | 6:32These days, the story of the MaRS discovery district is more about what it is costing taxpayers - a figure that's in the hundreds of millions of dollars. Matt spoke with Robert Benzie. He is the Queen's Park Bureau Chief for The Toronto Star.
Oct 14, 2014 | 5:36Metro Morning Nobel Prize for Economics Audio
Metro Morning Nobel Prize for Economics Oct 14, 2014 | 5:36Yesterday the Nobel Prize for economics went to Jean Tirole. His life's work has explored how markets malfunction when some players are too powerful. Matt spoke with our business commentator Armine Yalnizyan, on why this work is so influential.
Oct 13, 2014 | 8:20Metro Morning War Attic Audio
Metro Morning War Attic Oct 13, 2014 | 8:20There are a million stories about the people who fought in the First World War. But in a city like Toronto, they are not only the stories about Canadian soldiers, but soldiers from around the world.
Oct 10, 2014 | 7:22Metro Morning Nobel Peace Prize Audio
Metro Morning Nobel Peace Prize Oct 10, 2014 | 7:22Girls' rights activist Malala Yousafzai has won the Nobel Peace Prize. Host Matt Galloway talked about the significance of that award with author Deborah Ellis. She has written several books about the lives of girls in Southern Asia.
Oct 10, 2014 | 4:22Metro Morning Karva Chauth Audio
Metro Morning Karva Chauth Oct 10, 2014 | 4:22Tomorrow, thousands of Indian women across the G-T-A will gather for Karva Chauth. The Hindu festival includes a series of rituals that have existed for centuries. Niru Kumar tells us more.
Oct 10, 2014 | 7:00Metro Morning Share Thanksgiving Audio
Metro Morning Share Thanksgiving Oct 10, 2014 | 7:00This weekend a lot of us will be getting together with our families for Thanksgiving dinner. At the same time, one Toronto family will be sharing THEIR table and opening their hearts to a family they have never met before.
Oct 10, 2014 | 6:33Metro Morning Kahan Pot follow Audio
Metro Morning Kahan Pot follow Oct 10, 2014 | 6:33The debate around marijuana has flared up again in the wake of a report from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health calling for the drug to be legalized. Matt Galloway spoke with Dr. Meldon Kahan.