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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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Episode 8: Gwen

Gwen speaks about her relationship with Michael Lavoie and what she recalls from those crucial days in January 1998.

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Is sugar killing us?

How can a stressful commute impact a person's professional performance?

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Not loving Meryl Streep's speech

'Crippled Scholar' Kim Sauder says Meryl Streep was not speaking up for disabled people in her Golden Globe speech.

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The Trump dossier: fact, fiction and everything in between

Mother Jones Washington Bureau Chief David Corn interviewed the spy who investigated and wrote the so-called Trump dossier.

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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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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:51]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:09]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:49]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:30]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:24]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:29]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:30:22]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:24]


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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[mp3 file: runs 00:29:18]


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.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:32]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 18, 2016, Carding, Concert, Racism, Best Thing

Carding still legal, thank you concert, York school racism, Listener tells us best thing that happened in 2016

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:05]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 16, 2016, Collision Reconstruction, Subway Help, Laneway Housing

Understanding a collision, helping someone in distress, utilizing laneway space.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:24:40]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 15, 2016, Economic Updater, Racist Poster, Privacy and Fake News, Honest Ed's Festival

Finance minister on economy, man rips down offensive poster, internet privacy and news, honouring Ed Mirvish

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[mp3 file: runs 00:31:58]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 14, 2016, ageing, defib drones, come from away

House sharing, flying defibrillators to the victims, musical goes to Broadway.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:59]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 11, 2016, Leonard Cohen, Veterans, Homeless

Leonard Cohen dies at age 82, Veterans struggling after leaving, homeless can happen to anyone.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:09]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 10, 2016, Expats' reaction, Canadian Manufacturing, child immigrant film

Expats' react to the election result, how will Canadian manufacturing be affected, a film about immigrants

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:39]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 9, 2016, U.S. Election

What happened?

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:37]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 8, 2016, U.S. Election

Ambassador, Buffalo voters, Trump exhibit

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[mp3 file: runs 00:08:20]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 7, 2016, Co-ownership, Vote, TFC moves on, Analogue

Buying a house with others, getting voters out, Toronto FC in Eastern Final, Analogue making comeback.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:36:51]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 4, 2016, Basic Income, Child Support, Royal Winter Fair

Should there be a basic income for Ontarians?, collecting child support can be difficult, huge, vegetables.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:48]


Metro Morning podcast Nov. 3, 2016: Buffalo on US election, Brimful of Asha and Mississauga City Councillor on SmartTrack

Buffalo Republican Michael Caputo and Democrat Alan Bedenko on the upcoming US election, Ravi and Asha Jain on "A Brimful of Asha" and Mississauga city councillor Jim Tovey on SmartTrack funding.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:30:14]


Metro Morning podcast Nov. 2, 2016. Smart Track, again, pedestrians, First Nations School, Bathurst signs

The mayor tells us his plan, pedestrians vs. cars, first nations school in Toronto, Honest Ed's type signs on Bathurst

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[mp3 file: runs 00:38:01]


Metro Morning podcast Nov 1, 2016, "Smart Track", Diverse Playwrights, Movie Etiquette, Police Surveillance

Toronto trabsit plans keep changing, diversity in thetares, How to behave in a movie theatre, journalist was followed by police.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:54]


Metro Morning podcast Oct 31, 2016, Back to school, halloween play, halloween costumes

Second fastest man goes back to school, putting on a performance for Halloween, Halloween costumes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:30]


Metro Morning podcast Fri Oct 28, 3016, Google Canada, Food Waste, Job Churn

Google finding talent in Canada, we are wasting food, solution to job churn.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:23:09]


Metro Morning podcast Oct 26, 2016, Road Safety, Nurse Charged, Deportation

Another cyclist struck, former nurse charged in 8 deaths, Mexican family being deported

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[mp3 file: runs 00:25:24]


Metro Morning podcast Tue Oct 25, 2016, Expo 2025, City Hall Politics, Hacking, Letter On Refugees

Should Toronto bid on Expo 2025?, how does City Hall politics work? Major internet interruption, how did it happen? Bishops letter on refugees.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:32:52]


Metro Morning podcast, Fri Oct 21, 2016, remembering Chanie Wenjack, e-cigarettes,concert tickets

Pearl Achneepineskum - brother of Chanie Wenjack who died of hunger and exposure after fleeing a residential school in 1966, Drs Gopal Bhatnagar/Peter Donnelly on e-cigarettes, CBC's David Common on the scarcity of public concert tickets.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:58]


Metro Morning podcast October 20, 2016. Toronto childcare, Mike Downie and Fairbnb.

The high cost of childcare with Elaine Baxter-Trahair, Children's Services Toronto. Mike Downie on new film "Secret Path" and working with his brother, Gord Downie. Fairbnb's Thorben Wieditz on new regulations for Airbnb.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:28:21]


Metro Morning podcast, Wed Oct 19, 2016, sick kids ad, Trump voter, civility

Lisa Diasio/son MJ Diasio - a child with C-F - on MJ's appearance in an ad campaign for Sick Kids Hospital, Georganne Burke on voting for Donald Trump, butler/author Charles MacPherson on the loss of civility in Toronto.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:24:49]