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Toronto: Metro Morning

 

Toronto: Metro Morning

Metro Morning with Matt Galloway keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.

Updated: Weekdays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 3 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/metromorning/

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Trump-Russia scandal 'has shades of Watergate'

The head of the Council on Foreign Relations Richard Haass explains how the end of order and rise of chaos have created a world in disarray.

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Small Move, Big Gain

While much of the business world spends its time looking for the big idea, many companies enjoy massive results with tiny moves.

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Oscar night!

Podcasts to accompany Oscar night featuring, Show Your Work, The Awards Show Show, Radiolab and more

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'He told us our stories: Stuart McLean remembered

Jess Milton, long time producer of the Vinyl Cafe remembers her coleague and friend.

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Metro Morning podcast - February 20, 2017

How one neighbourhood has come together to celebrate their differences. A Toronto charity that works with homeless and at-risk youth is hoping to help them re-connect.We speak to Go Public's Erica Johnson about 'condo conflict'.

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 17, 2017, City Budget, Dating While Black, Covering Trump

The mayor explains the budget, racism in online dating? being with the press

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 15, 2017, City Budget, St. Clair Fire, Airport Workers

Is the bcity budget sustainable? Big fire at Yonge and St. Clair, airport workers

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 14, 2017, Depression, Political Satire, King Street

Going public, Trump a bonus for comedians, redesigning King St.

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 13, 2017, Trudeau Meeting Trump, New Toronto Book, Kids Social Media

What will be on Trudeau's agenda? Looking at Toronto's future, checking what kids are doing on their mobiles

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 10, 2017, Fleeing The US, AI Sector, "In The Black"

Refugees walking across border, artificial intelligence companies in Toronto, moving to Toronto

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:13]


Metro Morning podcast Feb 8, 2017, No Photo Kid, Twitter Safety, Busyness

Parents did not sign consent form, protecting tweeters, are we really busy?

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 7, 2017, Child Care, Reunited Brother, All Star Game

Tory wants child care money from province, brother missing for five years, women's all star game hockey

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 6, 2017, "Unfounded", Airport Lawyers, Saving Rare Books

"Unfounded", article about sexual assault, lawyers helping travellers, damp space qt UofT threatens books

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:17]


Metro Morning podcast Feb 2, 2017, Heritage And Building, Hawkes' Verdict, Electoral Reform, Photo Exhibit

Building and preserving challenges, found not guilty, PM goes back on promise, BLM photo exhibit

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[mp3 file: runs 00:34:38]


Metro Morning podcast Feb 1, 2017, Ali Rizeig, U.S. Boycott, Stereotyped?

Young man shot, writer will not travel to the US, Black History Month

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:15]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 31, 2017, Young Muslims, Decriminalize Drugs, Canada Reads

Being young and muslim today,decriminalize drugs, canada reads

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:25]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 30, 2017, Quebec Shooting, Toll Roads, Immigration Ban

Gunmen open fires in Quebec , Premier says no to toll roads, immigration ban fallout

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[mp3 file: runs 00:31:13]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 25, 2017, Arrest Video, Asian Hiring, Gold Movie, The Beguiling

Unnecessary force? Study shows bias in hiring, there was no gold, The Beguiling moves

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[mp3 file: runs 00:38:35]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 24, 2017, City Budget, Women's March, Canadian Director

More expensive to live in Toronto, What is next after the march?, Canadian director nominated for Oscar

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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:22]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 23, 2017, Pride Vote, Bird Book, Mental Health

Pride parade to exclude police, urban writer pens bird book, stigma of mental health in the Asian community

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:34]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 20, 2017, Inauguration Day, Women's March, Refugee To Minister

Buffalo commentators reflect on new president, women protest march, former refugee is now a minister

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Metro Morning podcast - Wednesday, January 18

The story of a cyclist's recovery after a life-threatening collision, remembering a ground-breaking indigenous artist and are Americans moving to Canada? That's the Metro Morning podcast for January 18.

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Metro Morning podcast Jan 17, 2017, TDSB Grant, Tamil Studies, TCH Funding

Where does the money go, large donation to UofT language studies, financing Toronto housing

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Metro Morning podcast Jan 16, 2017, Post TDSB, Wickenheiser Retires, Ambassador Leaving

Chris Spence asks forgiveness, Role model to young women, US ambassador moves back.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:56]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 13, 2017, New Minister, Make It Awkward, Who's Next?

Foreign Affairs minister, dealing with adversity, next city leader

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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:24]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 12, 2017, New Cabinet Post, Black Girl's Magazine, Refugees in Greece, Crows Theatre

Youngest female minister, magazine aimed at black girls, still here podcast, new venue in Toronto.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:29:35]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 11, 2017, Trump Allegations, Who's Next, Alexa Expansion

Is Russia blackmailing Trump?, Who is the next city leader? New technology

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:16]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 10, 2017, Scripted Prayers, Fentanyl, Getting Fit

Students being told how to pray?, dealing with overdoses, climbing the CN Tower

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:05]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 9, 2017, Overdose Meeting, Hugh's Room Closed, Who's Next, Workin'Moms

Dealing with Fentanyl and other opioids, Music venue closes, who will be the next leader? new TV show

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[mp3 file: runs 00:35:32]


To The Movies

Guest host David Common spoke with our movie reviewer Karen Gordon. "Silence" and "A Monster Calls" are in theatres today.

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Metro Morning podcast Jan 6, 2017, Fentanyl Consultation, Ukrainian Christmas, Ge'ez Course

Preventing Fentanyl crisis in Toronto, Christmas x 2, new language course at UofT.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:26]


Metro Morning podcast Jan 5, 2017, Traffic And Dementia, Tree Canopy, Favourite Destination

Traffic and dementia study, Toronto's tree canopy, Canada destination number one

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Metro Morning podcast Jan 4, 2017, Immigration Lottery, Female Heroes, Hip Surgery, Flu Season

New rules to bring relatives to Canada, Afghanistan play with four female heroes, new hip surgery technique, influenza season

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Metro Morning podcast Jan 3, 2017, Jack Talks, Retirement, Biggest Busines Story

Jack.org supports students, planning for retirement, interest rates are staying low.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:43]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 30, 2016, Ice Swimmer, Accessibility, SOTS Ends

Distance swimming in the winter, Accessibility by-law, SOTS fundraiser ends tomorrow

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:36]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 29, 2016, More Refugees, Home Explosion, Rupee Crisis

More refugees should be let in, one year after Mississauga explosion, getting rid of Rupee bills.

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Metro Morning podcast Dec 28, 2016, Premier Year Ender, Food Bank, Secondary Migration

Premier Wynne discusses the year, Food bank user, moving to Thunder Ba

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Metro Morning podcast Dec 23, 2016, Food Bank User, Hatchimal, Holiday Parenting

Stigma of food bank user, giving away an in demand toy, what to do with the kids during holidays

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Metro Morning podcast Dec 21, 2016, Torontonian Of The Year, Healthcare Deals, Hospice Care

Torontonian of the year, Healthcare deals, hospice care

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:58]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 20, 2016, Berlin Incident, Health Funding, Nutcracker

12 people killed and many injured in Berlin, "Not enough money for mental health", Nutcracker

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:22]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 19, 2016, Open Armouries, Pageant Activis, Honest Eds

Getting out of the cold, pageant activism, honest eds closing

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:14]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 16, 2016, Helping Homeless, Heritage Buildings, Tragically Hip 30 at Strombo's, Charity Brunch

Helping Homeless, Heritage Buildings, Tragically Hip 30 at Strombo's, Charity Brunch

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Metro Morning podcast Dec 15, 2016, Hockey Heart Attacks, OMA Deal, "It's A Wonderful Life"

Heart attacks and exercising, OMA rejects new deal, re-making a favourite movie as a radio play

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:39]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 14, 2016, Marijuana, Road Tolls, Trading Gifts

Marijuana task force, Mayor defends road tolls, trading for Christmas gifts

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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:56]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 13, 2016, Climate Deal, Year Ender, Torontonian

Will the provinces sign the deal? Looking back at 2016, another nominee for Torontonian Of The Year.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:31]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 12, 2016, Police Budget, Torontonian of the year, Running Sexism

How to trim the police budget?, Meeting a nominee, "sexy" running photos

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[mp3 file: runs 00:31:00]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 9, 2016, Child Services, TFC Game, Bloor Collegiate

Changes to child services, TFC in the final tomorrow, Developing Bloor Collegiate

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[mp3 file: runs 00:29:04]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 8, 2016, School Threat, Tech Talent, Citizen Awards

Teenager threatens school, is talent moving to Canada? Citizen Awards

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:44]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 7, 2016, Suicide Barriers, Road Tolls, Citizen Awards

Suicide prevention in subways, Patrick Brown would scrap road tolls, Citizen Political Awards.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:47]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 6, 2016, Verdict And Sentence, Electoral Reform, Newcomer Kitchen

Pedestrian killed, driver sentenced. No more first past the post? Helping refugees settle

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Metro Morning podcast Dec 5, 2016, Syrians meet the Prime Minister.

We gathered a group of Syrian newcomers in Toronto to sit down with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, one year after the government started bringing tens of thousands of them to Canada.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:07]


Metro Morning podcast Dec 1, 2016, Advent Calendar, Weston Kitchen, Scarborough

Making your own advent calendar, volunteering in kitchen, promoting Scarborough

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:57]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 30, 2016, Best Before Store, Trauma And Homelessness, Drunk Driving

Past best bfore buying, homelessness linked to trauma, many people drink and drive.

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Metro Morning podcast Nov 29, 2016, Danzig Sentencing, Ad Free CBC, "Moana"

Grand father forgives killer, More money to get rid of ads, portrayal of indigenous culture in movies.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:46]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 28, 2016, Otto And Daria, Distillers' Tax, Syrian Refugees

"Fleeing" Germany before WW 2, new taxes hurts distillers, following a refugee family

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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:24]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 25, 2016, Road Tolls, "Distraction", Boxing Gym for Women

The mayor wants road tolls, councillor think it is a distraction, empowering women though boxing.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:29:24]


Metro Morning Podcast, Nov. 24 2016, Road Tolls, New Taxes Report, Restaurant Response

City councillor John Campbell and Durham chair Roger Anderson on road tolls in Toronto, UofT's Enid Slack on selling people on new taxes, Edulis co-owner Tobey Nemeth on responding to a negative restaurant review.

Download Metro Morning Podcast, Nov. 24 2016, Road Tolls, New Taxes Report, Restaurant Response
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