The 180 | Feb 7, 2014 | 54:04

Own the Podium and the Order of Canada || N.E.B.'s Pipeline Panelists || Two-tier Healthcare

Jim's guests discuss whether gold medals, or for that matter The Order of Canada, are good ways to measure success. They debate whether a two-tiered health system would eliminate wait lists, and what it's like to weigh public input into pipeline projects.

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The 180 - Farmers markets vs. intensive agriculture; Charitable status; Premiers and portraitsSep 7, 2014 | 54:00The 180 Farmers markets vs. intensive agriculture; Charitable status; Premiers and portraits Audio
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The 180 - Gender parity in politics, United Church moderator on assisted suicide, New N.E.B. chairOct 17, 2014 | 54:00The 180 Gender parity in politics, United Church moderator on assisted suicide, New N.E.B. chair Audio
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The 180 - Democracy Hacks #2; Gender quotas in the workplace; Checkout charity fundraisersOct 24, 2014 | 54:00The 180 Democracy Hacks #2; Gender quotas in the workplace; Checkout charity fundraisers Audio
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The 180 - Animal testing, gender wage gap, "Ecomodernist Manifesto"May 1, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Animal testing, gender wage gap, "Ecomodernist Manifesto" Audio
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