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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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The most interesting adman in the world

Albert Lasker had a hand in influencing professional baseball, Planned Parenthood, the North American breakfast and not one, but two presidential elections.

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The Self-Taught Philosopher

Naheed Mustafa tells the story of philosopher-physician Ibn Tufayl who wrote the first Arabic novel "Hayy ibn Yaqzan".

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Captain Underpants creator speaks

Captain Underpants creator Dav Pilkey talks to q guest host Ali Hassan about his struggles as a dyslexic kid with ADD

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Soundgarden producer remembers Chris Cornell

Music producer Michael Beinhorn recalls the darkness behind the grunge rock pioneer's immense talent.

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Metro Morning podcast for Monday, May 22

Metro Morning podcast for Monday, May 22

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Metro Morning podcast May 19, 2017, Tech Camping, Parks Canada App, Computer Science

Camping with or without technology? Finding the right park, computer science

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Metro Morning podcast May 18, 2017, Streetcar Pilot, Whale Heart, Woman of Distinction

Trying streetcar right of way, blue whale heart at the ROM, YWCA's awards night

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Metro Morning podcast May 17, 2017, Islands Flooding, Opioid Report, Cannabis Addict, Indigenous Dancers

Lake still rising, are opioids overused? cannabis addict, indgenous dancers

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Metro Morning podcast May 16, 2017, Cyber Attacks, Brampton Future, Condo Boards

How worried should we be? Future of Brampton, who can be on a condo board?

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Metro Morning podcast May 15, 2017, Appropriation, Refugees, Necomers Day

Controversy about cultural appropriation, refugees, newcomers day in Torontpo

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Metro Morning podcast May 12, 2017, Ira Glass, Budget Letter, Bird Migration

Extraordinary podcaster, what should the budget contain?, birds moving over the Leslie Spit.

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Metro Morning podcast May 10, 2017, Relief Line, Landlord Loopholes, Chief Fired

Subway relief line needed, landlord family loopholes, FBI chief fired

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Metro Morning podcast May 9, 2017, Palliative Care, Alternate Pride Parade, Parks Picture Book

Caring for people at the end, another pride parade?, Toronto parks picture book

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Metro Morning podcast May 8, 2017, Cultural Event Funding, Urban Crisis, Rockwood Asylum

Will Pride lose its funding? new book about urban crisis, exploring old women's asylum.

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Metro Morning podcast May 5, 2017, Racial Profiling, Rural Schools, Two Hour Marathon?, Ruth-B

Racial profiling, Ontario schools closing, attempt to break marathon record, Ruth-B's album release.

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Metro Morning podcast May 4, 2017, Racial Profiling, Census Health, Ramen

Racial profiling report, census and health care, ramen at Hot Docs.

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Metro Morning podcast May 2, 2017, Mayor On Budget, Brown On Budget, Pearson Comparison, The New Farm

The mayor and PC leader react to budget, Pearson worker tunover, starting a new farm

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Metro Morning podcast May 1, 2017, Syrian Employment, Upstarts, Jon Kaplan

Can the refugees find work? Upstart companies, Theatre critic Jon Kaplan dies.

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Metro Morning podcast April 28, 2017, The Budget, Reactions To The Budget, Debt Forgiveness

The budget explained, and reaction to it, email debt forgiveness

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Metro Morning podcast April 27, 2017, Hospital Experience, Taking Space, Streaming Stories

No beds available, seats on flights, guidance counsellor experience

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Metro Morning podcast April 26, 2017, TCH Closures, Conservative Party, Marijuana Possession, "The Ward"

Affordable housing closes, what is the state of the party? marijuana possession, a new cabaret, "The Ward"

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Metro Morning Podcast April 25, 2017, Specialized Schools, Marijuana Possession, Basic Income

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Metro Morning podcast, April 24, 2017, Leafs Loss, TDSB Art Schools, Weekend Effect

Season ends for The Leafs, diversity in arts schools?, working on the days off?

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Metro Morning podcast April 21, 2017, Solitary Confinement, Differently Abled Play, "The Two Kings"

Too long in isolation, deaf actor, jane jacobs walk

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Metro Morning podcast April 20, 2017, Second Hand Marijuana, Housing Market, Joggler

Second hand marijuana smoke, curbing the housing market, marathon while juggling

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Metro Morning podcast April 19, 2017, Community Housing, Imam Threats, Toronto Food, Leafs Organ

Housing crisis in Toronto, Imam and mosque threatened, Toronto moves past Montreal, music at Leafs' games

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Metro Morning podcast April 18, 2017, Housing Meeting, Panhandling, Video Crimes

Three levels of government meet about housing, panhandling law outdated, committing crimes and posting the video

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Metro Morning podcast, Board Trouble, Intervarsity Camp, NHL Playoffs

York school board, non inclusive camp, Leafs in playoffs

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Metro Morning podcast April 11, 2017, Home Opener, Childcare, Corporations

Blue Jays are back in town, affordable childcare for more people, how do corporations treat customers?

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Metro Morning Podcast April 10, 2017, Drug Legislation, SIU Changes, Restaurant Kids Ban

How to legalize cannabis, Changes to policing the police, kids in restaurants?

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Metro Morning podcast April 7, 2017, SIU Report, Stair Climber, Fentanyl In Drugs

Policing the police, stair racing, fentanyl in drugs

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Metro Morning podcast, April 6, 2017, Overdose, Young House Buyer, Nike Challenge, Tracking Phones

Recreational user overdosed, help from parents to buy house, sub 2 hr. marathon? RCMP tracking mobile phones.

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Metro Morning podcast, April 5, 2017, Chemical Weapons, S-Town, "Tough Jews"

Chemicals used in Syria, podcasts, play set in Kensington Market

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Metro Morning podcast April 4, 2017, Assisted Dying, Job Losses, "True Crime", "Get Out"

Difficult choice for some doctors, artificial intelligence, new one person play, influence of movie

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Metro Morning podcast March 30, 21017, Pride Toronto, Racism Strategy, Soldier's Initials

Funding for Pride? New racism strategy, initials carved in tree inspires book

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Metro Morning podcast March 29, 2017, Artificial Inteligence, Innvention Book, Salman Rushdie

U of T and AI, Canadian inventions, Salman Rushdie is back in Toronto

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Metro Morning podcast March 28, 2017, Pride Funding, Reaction To Beyak, Top Chef

Whithholding funding to Pride, Senator "understands", From print to TV

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Metro Morning podcast March 27, 2017, Marijuana Legal 2018, Project Toosoo, Lady Wrestlers

Marijuana legal on Canada Day, defying Somalian stereotypes, lady wrestling group

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Metro Morning podcast March 24, 2017, Federal Budget, No Bike Lanes, No School Trips To U.S.

Federal Budget, No Bike Lanes, No School Trips To U.S.

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Metro Morning podcast March 23, 2017, Childcare, London Analysis, Maple Syrup

How did budget affect Childcare, aftermath of attack, maple syrup in Toronto.

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Metro Morning podcast March 22, 2017, School Start Times, Innovation, Living On Boat

School Start Times, Innovation, Living On Boat

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Metro Morning podcast March 21, 2017, Transit Plan Frustration, School Start Times, Refugee Representative

Transit Plan Frustration, School Start Times, Refugee Representative

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Metro Morning podcast March 20, 2017, House Flipping Tax?, Overdose Action Plan, March Madness

How to curb housing prices, dealing with addiction, basketball talent in Canada

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Metro Morning podcast, March 17, 2017, Out Of The Cold, Drone Rules, Tax Tips

Shelters full, 90 metre height restriction, income tax time

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Metro Morning podcast March 15, 2017, Demolished Window, High Park Rentals, Clinical Notes, Middle Class Concerns, Memory

Stained glas window destroyed, new highrise buildings, should clinical notes be released? where is the middle class? memory training

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Metro Morning Morning podcast March 14, 2017, Budget, Opioid Action Plan, House Demand, Condo Recycling

Fedral budget coming out, dealing with opioid overdoses, enough housing in Toronto? Condominiums low recycling rate.

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Metro Morning podcast March 13, 2017, Police Morale, 150 Reasons, More Women Judges, University Education

New way of policing, art classes for youth, more women judges needed, how far is university taking you?

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Metro Morning podcast March 10, 2017, Cannabis Culture Arrest, Foreign Buyers Tax, Up-Selling

"There are no grey areas", curbing house prices? funeral home upselling

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Metro Morning podcast March 8, 2017, Women On Boards, Gender Budgeting, Bomb Threats

How to get more women on boards? Equal budgeting, bomb threats to Jewish community centres.

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Metro Morning podcast March 7, 2017, OMA Letter, Midwife Shortage, Public Art

Doctor's write letter about arbitration, Midwife not an option for everyone, lots of buildings, what about art?

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Metro Morning podcast March 6, 2017, FairBnB, Mobiles At Border, 183 Years Old

Few rental properties, mobiles not private at border, happy birthday toronto

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Metro Morning podcast March 3, 2017, Hydro, Canadian Content, Consent, Gigi Gorgeous

Premier tells her plan, protecting Canadian art,drunk and consent, transgender movie

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Metro Morning podcast March 2, 2017, Mayor Tory, Mosque Fire, Yale Award

Help with refugees and subway debate, Mosque fire arson< writer wins prestigious award

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Metro Morning podcast March 1, 2017, Scarborough Subway, Future Of Work, Bernie Custis

How to pay for subway? obsolete jobs? First black quarterback

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 28, 2017, Hydro Bills, Cell Phone Ban, Ritual Book

Horwath has a solution, would a ban work? photography book of Little Italy

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 27, 2017, Rental Sales, Oscars, Emerging Leader, The Period Purse

Skyrocketing rental increases, wrong movie announced, emerging leader, helping homeless women

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Metro Morning podcast, Feb 24, 2017, Bloor Bike Lanes, Tiff, Where I', From

Are bike lanes on Bloor working? Is Tiff too big? Where am I from?

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 23, 2017, Court System, Vaccination, Medical Marijuana

Court system changes, discouraging vaccination, growing marijuana

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Metro Morning podcast Feb 22, 2017, Foot Refugees, Shelter Worker, Steal Away Home

Refugees coming from the south, conditions in shelters, new book

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