The 180 | May 1, 2014 | 8:35

Should businesses be required to advertise in English?

In parts of Metro Vancouver, residents see flyers, business signs, and bus shelter ads that are entirely in a language other than English - often Chinese. Some Richmond residents say it's time for that to change.

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The 180 In defence of hypocrisy May 22, 2015 | 4:10Is it hypocritical to protest oil extraction while in a kayak, while taking flights around the country, or while powering your amps with electricity?
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The 180 Should Alberta max out the minimum wage at fifteen bucks? May 22, 2015 | 9:00This weekend, Rachel Notley and her NDP MLAs officially take charge in Alberta. Once in power, voters will get a chance to see how many of her campaign promises come true.
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The 180 Is it time to ban the bags? May 22, 2015 | 11:40Montreal is considering a ban on plastic bags. If the idea goes ahead, Montreal would become the first major Canadian metropolis to adopt such a measure.
The 180 - $15 hourly wage, Kayak hypocrisy, non-citizens votingMay 22, 2015 | 54:00The 180 $15 hourly wage, Kayak hypocrisy, non-citizens voting Audio
The 180 $15 hourly wage, Kayak hypocrisy, non-citizens voting May 22, 2015 | 54:00On this episode, a discussion of Alberta's proposed $15/hour minimum wage, a defence of hypocrisy in activism, and an idea to pay donors for kidneys.
The 180 - Senate vote on C-51, Rural health care, Census stats lackingMay 15, 2015 | 54:00The 180 Senate vote on C-51, Rural health care, Census stats lacking Audio
The 180 Senate vote on C-51, Rural health care, Census stats lacking May 15, 2015 | 54:00In this episode: The 180's Rogue Parliament convenes to talk about the stance of the Liberal Senate appointees on Bill C-5, we get a defence of rural hospitals, and find out why an interactive map of Canada is so unrevealing.
The 180 - These four things about Canada's trade might surprise youMay 14, 2015 | 3:20The 180 These four things about Canada's trade might surprise you Audio
The 180 These four things about Canada's trade might surprise you May 14, 2015 | 3:20The latest figures show Canada has the largest trade deficit in Canadian history, meaning we're shipping way more stuff into Canada, than we're sending out. Jason Kirby put together four facts about Canadian trade that might surprise you.
The 180 - Mapping a shortcoming in Canada's statistical dataMay 14, 2015 | 8:18The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canada's statistical data Audio
The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canada's statistical data May 14, 2015 | 8:18Mark Jarvis tried to put together an interactive map detailing the hardest places to live in Canada. The result was a picture of Canada with huge blank spots throughout. He says there are 3 things that need to change about the way Canada approaches stats.
The 180 - Mapping a shortcoming in Canadian statistical dataMay 14, 2015 | 8:18The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canadian statistical data Audio
The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canadian statistical data May 14, 2015 | 8:18Mark Jarvis tried to put together an interactive map detailing the hardest places to live in Canada. The result was a picture of Canada with huge blank spots throughout. He says there are 3 things that need to change about the way Canada approaches stats.
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The 180 Senators who happen to be Liberals to vote against C-51 May 13, 2015 | 11:37The 180's Rogue Parliamentarians convene to talk about whether the senators who used to be part of the Liberal Party caucus are voting for political reasons or with their consciences when opposing Bill C-51.
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The 180 Speaking up for rural hospitals May 13, 2015 | 4:47When a guest said Canadians have an emotional attachment to rural hospitals that doesn't reflect the "terrible" care given to patients, our audience members reacted strongly. We'll get one rural nurse's response
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The 180 Mapping a shortcoming in Canada's statistical data May 13, 2015 | 8:25Mark Jarvis tried to put together an interactive map detailing the hardest places to live in Canada. The result was a picture of Canada with huge blank spots throughout. He says there are 3 things that need to change about the way Canada approaches stats.

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