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The 180 - Northern Gateway Decision || Road Tolls  Debate || Defending Two-tier HealthcareJun 20, 2014 | 54:00The 180 Northern Gateway Decision || Road Tolls Debate || Defending Two-tier Healthcare Audio
The 180 Northern Gateway Decision || Road Tolls Debate || Defending Two-tier Healthcare Jun 20, 2014 | 54:00We wrap our "All Roads Lead to Kitimat" series with extended reaction to the federal government's approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline proposal. Jim's guests also discuss the merits of road pricing, and defend a two-tiered health care system.
The 180 - What are Kitimat residents saying about the Northern Gateway decision?Jun 19, 2014 | 6:43The 180 What are Kitimat residents saying about the Northern Gateway decision? Audio
The 180 What are Kitimat residents saying about the Northern Gateway decision? Jun 19, 2014 | 6:43In April, Kitimat residents rejected Northern Gateway in a non-binding plebiscite. This week, Jim speaks with two of those residents to hear what they think of cabinet's approval of the project.
The 180 - Should Canadian cities start charging drivers to use their roads?Jun 19, 2014 | 10:34The 180 Should Canadian cities start charging drivers to use their roads? Audio
The 180 Should Canadian cities start charging drivers to use their roads? Jun 19, 2014 | 10:34The mayors of Metro Vancouver say tolls should be part of the solution to the region's traffic woes. It's an argument Andrew Coyne makes for all Canadian cities. He joined Jim this week to explain why.
The 180 - Could a two-tiered health system have prevented a hospital tragedy?Jun 19, 2014 | 9:28The 180 Could a two-tiered health system have prevented a hospital tragedy? Audio
The 180 Could a two-tiered health system have prevented a hospital tragedy? Jun 19, 2014 | 9:28The Canadian Constitution Foundation's Marni Soupcoff says it's possible that along with the other systemic problems that lead to Brian Sinclair's his death, the medicare system itself might have played a role.
The 180 - What if politicians risked their pensions if they're convicted of a crime?Jun 19, 2014 | 4:29The 180 What if politicians risked their pensions if they're convicted of a crime? Audio
The 180 What if politicians risked their pensions if they're convicted of a crime? Jun 19, 2014 | 4:29The mayor of London, Ontario says he'll resign after he was convicted of fraud this week. Joe Fontana is also a former MP. This week, Jim speaks to a current MP who has tabled a private members' bill to strip convicted politicians of their pensions.
The 180 - The federal cabinet's Northern Gateway decisionJun 19, 2014 | 22:41The 180 The federal cabinet's Northern Gateway decision Audio
The 180 The federal cabinet's Northern Gateway decision Jun 19, 2014 | 22:41The federal government has approved the Northern Gateway pipeline proposal. And it's headed for the courts as a number of First Nations launch legal protests. We'll speak to a lawyer who specializes in First Nations law, to hear what might happen now.
The 180 - Sanctuary City || Criminalizing Purchase of Prostitution || City Blocks for SaleJun 13, 2014 | 54:00The 180 Sanctuary City || Criminalizing Purchase of Prostitution || City Blocks for Sale Audio
The 180 Sanctuary City || Criminalizing Purchase of Prostitution || City Blocks for Sale Jun 13, 2014 | 54:00Jim's guests make the case for selling blocks of city streets to developers, explore the impact of criminalizing the purchase of sex services on clients of the prostitution industry, and explain what would happen if Vancouver became a Sanctuary City.
The 180 - A "John's" response to Canada's proposed prostitution billJun 13, 2014 | 9:49The 180 A "John's" response to Canada's proposed prostitution bill Audio
The 180 A "John's" response to Canada's proposed prostitution bill Jun 13, 2014 | 9:49In this interview, a man who says he has paid money for sexual services tells Jim Brown about his concerns that criminalizing johns will make the industry even more dangerous for the women involved.
The 180 - Why are some Canadian cities considering selling their streets?Jun 12, 2014 | 3:52The 180 Why are some Canadian cities considering selling their streets? Audio
The 180 Why are some Canadian cities considering selling their streets? Jun 12, 2014 | 3:52Halifax and Calgary are both considering proposals that would see them sell blocks of city streets to private developers. We'll hear from Calgary city councillor Druh Farrell on why she's in favour of the idea.
The 180 - What would change if Vancouver became a "sanctuary city?"Jun 12, 2014 | 7:49The 180 What would change if Vancouver became a "sanctuary city?" Audio
The 180 What would change if Vancouver became a "sanctuary city?" Jun 12, 2014 | 7:49In sanctuary cities, local officials do not report undocumented migrants unless they were suspected of committing a crime. We learn about a proposal to add Vancouver to the list of such cities in Canada.
The 180 - Should Canada join Australia in opposing America's carbon limits?Jun 12, 2014 | 12:30The 180 Should Canada join Australia in opposing America's carbon limits? Audio
The 180 Should Canada join Australia in opposing America's carbon limits? Jun 12, 2014 | 12:30This week, the Australian and Canadian Prime Ministers said they would take a stand against any climate change mitigation plan which threatened their national economies. We hear reaction from Australia.
The 180 - The Italian CampaignJun 6, 2014 | 3:24The 180 The Italian Campaign Audio
The 180 The Italian Campaign Jun 6, 2014 | 3:24In the weeks before D-Day, thousands of Canadian and Allied soldiers were busy fighting in Italy. After D-Day, the soldiers who fought in Italy were allegedly called "D-Day Dodgers", for not being part of the fighting in France.
The 180 - New Prostitution Bill || Scared Away from 
Active Play || Selling City Streets to DevelopersJun 6, 2014 | 54:00The 180 New Prostitution Bill || Scared Away from Active Play || Selling City Streets to Developers Audio
The 180 New Prostitution Bill || Scared Away from Active Play || Selling City Streets to Developers Jun 6, 2014 | 54:00On this episode Jim's guests debate the new prostitution bill, discuss whether parental fears have scared kids away from playgrounds and other outdoor play, and make the case for selling city streets to private developers.
The 180 - Why you should care about the Ontario election (even if you don't live there)Jun 5, 2014 | 7:26The 180 Why you should care about the Ontario election (even if you don't live there) Audio
The 180 Why you should care about the Ontario election (even if you don't live there) Jun 5, 2014 | 7:26Now that Ontario is no longer the economic engine that drives Canada, you might be tempted to tune out news about the vote coming up next week. On this week's show we hear a case for why you should care about the outcome of Ontario's election.
The 180 - Have we scared our kids into being overweight?Jun 5, 2014 | 11:33The 180 Have we scared our kids into being overweight? Audio
The 180 Have we scared our kids into being overweight? Jun 5, 2014 | 11:33The nation's children are gaining weight, and becoming less active. The Canada Research Chair in Physical Activity and Obesity says that parents' fears about protecting their kids from "everything" may be partly to blame.

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