Jan 8, 2015 | 6:16The 180 Wilderness Committee lobbies for more logging Audio
The 180 Wilderness Committee lobbies for more logging Jan 8, 2015 | 6:16British Columbia's "War in the Woods" was a protest against logging, and helped define the environmental movement in the 1990's. But now, The Wilderness Committee is asking the province of B.C. to do more logging. Eoin Madden explains to Jim Brown.
Jan 15, 2015 | 11:56The 180 Do carbon taxes work? Audio
The 180 Do carbon taxes work? Jan 15, 2015 | 11:56Ontario has promised to adopt a carbon pricing system to discourage its residents from buying and using carbon emitting fuels. We hear from two economists with differing views on whether and how carbon pricing works.
May 9, 2013 | 15:57The 180 Canadian History Face-off Audio
The 180 Canadian History Face-off May 9, 2013 | 15:57The standing committee on Canadian heritage just kicked off a review of the way Canadian history is told. That's sparked a debate over how and why the government tells our story. Historians Ian McKay and Jack Granatstein take sides in our 180 Faceoff
Jan 16, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Carbon taxes, Freedom of speech, Zero tuition Audio
The 180 Carbon taxes, Freedom of speech, Zero tuition Jan 16, 2015 | 54:00On this episode: we debate the value of carbon taxes as Ontario promises to adopt carbon pricing, a civil liberties campaigner dispels myths she's heard about free speech, and we hear the cases for and against free tuition for post-secondary education.
Jan 16, 2015 | 6:02The 180 No Smoking. Ever. Audio
The 180 No Smoking. Ever. Jan 16, 2015 | 6:02A group of British Columbians says it has "a better idea" to stop smoking in society: replace age limits for sales with a sliding "born after" date. This way, eventually no new smokers could buy cigarettes. We hear from spokesperson Art Van Pelt.