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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.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 12 2018

Border guards can check your phone or device; legally bought guns, sold to criminals, are fuelling the spike in Toronto shootings; sex ed curriculum is revoked.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 12 2018

The Police Chief in studio -- on internal dissension, political pressure and strategies to counter gun violence; a Fringe play about #MeToo, with 10 male characters, all played by women; what the Bank Of Canada is really trying to do with interest rates.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 10 2018

Police union boss Mike McCormack in studio, on Mayor Tory and gun violence; a Fringe musical about Josephine Baker; A Conservative advocate talks about Doug Ford's latest moves.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 9 2018

Arguing in public with people who say "Go back to your country"; A 15 year old who wants to revolutionise mass casualty triage; The Mayor in studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 6 2018

Prime Minister Trudeau talks about refugees, carbon trading and the groping allegation; excavating for human remains in Leaside; Joe Carter 25 years after the second World Series win.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 5 2018

Ontario's Chief Scientist has been squeezed out; an economist looks critically at housing rentals in Toronto; A landmark Brampton bookstore.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 4 2018

Two men, founders of different community organisations for youth, speak about gun violence; hospitals: what's working and what's not, in the opinion of the former Deputy Minister of Health and Long Term Care; and an improvised song about a barfing dog.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 3 2018

Women talk about being shot in gun violence; the son of two parents with cerebral palsy writes a play; gender biases and haircuts.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 2 2018

Living life between and within two cultures -- a common Toronto experience; Summer reading rundown.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 29 2018

Drake's new album Scorpion has been out for 6 hours; a conversation with two voters who backed Doug Ford; and a look at his team as they take power.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 28 2018

Founder of a national centre for refugee health talks about the challenges of handling the current influx; the best Iranian kebab in town; reviving 'TAVIS" -- the old police anti-gang program is not an easy fix for recent gun violence.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 27 2018

Mary Wiens visits a shelter for newly arrived refugee claimants -- where watching the World Cup brings a small escape; Adam Vaughan says Federal money for housing is ready to roll; Law graduates are called to the bar.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 26 2018

The man who shot the video of the cyclist getting punched; A Toronto woman who corresponds with hundreds of primary school children; an Indigenous student talks about Egerton Ryerson's statue.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 25 2018

A daughter of one of Elizabeth Wettlaufer's victims, on the inquiry so far; awesome high school graduates; Hubert Lacroix on his tenure as CBC President.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 22 2018

Reasons for Pride; Chief Mark Saunders on raids, gangs, public safety, traffic enforcement, community involvement; Big athletic event for Muslim female athletes; Cameron backroom soul-jazz night revival.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 21 2018

Indigenous languages; Cajun family recipes; migrant children in detention in Canada; homeless inquest recommendations do-able.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 20 2018

Globe and Mail reporter on front page harassment story; Ghost ride tonight; Canadian soccer stars; parents ask Halton Catholic District School Board to revisit a controversial rule on charity donations; Keith Boag on Trump's immigration inflexibility.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 19 2018

Safety on the subway; visit an Environmentalist at the Library; eating dinner with migrant fieldworkers near St. Catherines; children separated from their parents when seeking asylum in the US; a refugee gets an engineering PhD from U of T.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 18 2018

Dalia Chako, cyclist killed on Bloor Street, remembered by her son; Children of lesbian and gay couples talk and write; Will harm reduction sites get renewed funding?

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Metro Morning Podcast June 15 2018

Fallen trees; Eid and children; Graduation postponed for lung transplant; Hit and run laws explained; Black dads in photos; Italians in Toronto pick a soccer second favourite.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 14 2018

Tenth anniversary of a huge Toronto mystery; Jennifer Keesmat on bike and pedestrian deaths; Jim Cuddy on why Massey Hall is special; A Peruvian soccer fan sings a song for the team.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 13 2018

Taking stock of reconciliation with an activist from Sweetgrass First Nation; reaction in the Gay village to charges against police who didn't find a missing woman's body; Toronto getting part of the 2026 World Cup; and an entomologist talks about a new Spider exhibition.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 12 2018

There's a story behind the Banksy exhibition; TSO conductor's victory lap; special needs children grow up into special needs adults -- but much less help is available; Andrea Horwath in studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 11 2018

Trump & Co. get personal vs Trudeau; Indigenous business leader graduates from Harvard and Stanford; Can Starbucks train out bias in four hours?

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Metro Morning Podcast June 8 2018

Provincial election voices from the GTA ...winners, losers, haters, lovers, happy, sad, young, old and more.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 7 2018

Books!!!; kids on a science field trip; an actor stands with #MeToo; unusual deserts at Bloor & Jane.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 6 2018

A book for a daughter; undecided voters tell us why; aboriginal thinktank launches; ballet, animation and film mash-up; a food guru returns.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 5 2018

Christine Elliott and Peter Tabuns talk about the campaign; An art project to boost girl's self-esteem; Hamilton deals with steel tariffs.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 4 2018

Kathleen Wynne in studio; Andrea Horwath's response; Lawrence Hill on his mother's life and death.

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Metro Morning Podcast June 1 2018

Local hockey dad Karl Subban; Karen Gordon on Adrift and Let The Sunshine In; Jully Black wants youth to put down their phones; Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi explains the pipeline buyout.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 31 2018

New recommendations for the best birth control for teens; De Grasse gives back; the best hand-pulled noodles are... downtown (what?!).

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Metro Morning Podcast Wed May 30 2018

Kathleen Wynne in studio; Sook-Yin Lee talks with aboriginal youth; the strike at York U drags on.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 29 2018

Andrea Horwath in studio; Indigenous artist and fashion designer engages people with his installations; Newcomer 'ambassadors' talk about how Toronto is different from home and the challenges and rewards of their new city.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 28 2018

Surveillance may be a way to break Toronto drivers of their bad habits; young people who feel left out by the pitches from the political parties; and strategists speak about the campaign so far.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 25 2014

Mayor Crombie & Police Chief Evans of Mississauga; NFL brings in new anthem rules; Kenyan paediatrician heads back home after a year at Sick Kids; Oscar-winning designer to speak at a Doors Open forum.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 24 2014

Condo bans marijuana; Toronto Public Health asks if drugs should be decriminalised; Zanana Akande honoured; Inside Out film festival kicks off.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 23 2018

UNICEF's first digital Goodwill Ambassador is from Scarborough (hint: Lilly Singh); Mayor Tory explains Toronto's need for more help with refugees in the city's shelters; Michael Timmins on the Cowboy Junkies new album, and show at Massey Hall.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 22 2018

The challenges facing boys coming of age today; The second season of 13 Reasons Why; and Ramadan brings joy and hope.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 21 2018

Ramadan with a Muslim friend; and gardening tips from the Toronto Botanical Gardens.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 17 2018

A little league player who can now slide ... thanks to Joey Votto; Meghan Markle gives the The Royal Family a chance to deal with race in a meaningful way if they choose; Brampton and election developments; The Downtown Y gets a big nod.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 16 2018

Is the Hydro One board overpaid? -- expert opinion; Matt's 2004 talk with Tom Wolfe; and Regent Park neighbours like the Daniel Corporation so far, and want to know why the developers are not being kept on the job by Toronto Community Housing.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 15 2018

Everything you always wanted to know about Ramadan but were afraid to ask; Pierre and Maggie channelled by one actor; films about women's mental health at the South Asian Film Festival in Brampton.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 14 2018

Mike Schreiner of Ontario's Green Party; Adrienne Arsenault looks at the Royal Wedding; why do 70% of current Canadian MLB players bat left, when the league average is about 25%?

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Metro Morning Podcast May 11 2018

L.A. neighbour calls the cops as black visitors from Toronto leave an Air B&B; a long-standing Turkish restaurant on Dundas West; a circus school visits Regent Park.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 10, 2018

Toronto's Ever-Growing Rent Costs, Vegetarian Pet Food, New Map of the Milky Way

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Metro Morning Podcast May 9 2018

Colin Mochrie, for a good cause; where Winnipegers watch the game; and a Rock Band Club prepares for a really big gig.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 8 2018

Unusual partnership cleans up the trash and junk in Lake Ontario along the bluffs; a look at "This Is America"; and two teens talk about a podcast about being a teen.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 7 2018

Brampton aims to be a mature city; no common ground in the York University strike; and Royal Wood at Massey Hall.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 4 2018

should you just walk out of boring meetings?; A new Underground Railroad museum opens in Niagara Falls N.Y.; and free-styling free-trade negotiations.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 3 2018

Torontonian who placed third in the Boston Marathon talks body image; a Baldwin Street restaurant find; and public meeting tonight about Google's 'Sidewalk Labs' proposal -- with privacy concerns front and centre.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 2 2018

Somalia the beautiful, see it in a Contact exhibit; Grade nine girls come up with an idea for an app that tracks kids' vaccinations; and an activist for affordable housing, mental health, education and transgender rights is getting a key to the city.

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Metro Morning Podcast May 1 2018

Giving support to traumatised police officers can really benefit them, and the society they serve; and a great conversation with a young trumpeter about his ability to see music, and his journey to Julliard.

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Metro Morning Podcast Apr 30 2018

Sounds from the big memorial, a great Hot Docs music film, and how people are making Toronto laneways better.

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Metro Morning Podcast Apr 27 2018

Voices of the Mayor and the people of Toronto, reflecting on attack at the beginning of the week, and the response of city.

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Metro Morning Podcast Apr 26 2018

Sunnybrook ICU cares for critical patients from the Yonge Street attack; Romero House connects former refugees with those newly arrived; Where to find (possibly) the best roti in town?

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Metro Morning Podcast Apr 25 2018

How cities can work to prevent vehicle attacks; why the Maple Leafs are an emotional thing; and everyone is invited to a memorial service for the victims of the Yonge Street attack.

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Metro Morning Apr 24 2018 PODCAST

Witnesses, experts and columnists on the Toronto van attack, the morning after.

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Metro Morning April 23, 2018

Stephen Marche and Samantha Kemp-Jackson, authors and podcasters, on the importance of unsupervised play for children. Also... the Mayor has asked LGBT activists to take a role in shaping future police investigations into missing persons. Sara Mainville and Shakir Rahim are in studio with Matt.

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Metro Morning Podcast April 20, 2018

Grand Marshal Pride Parade, Queering Family Photography

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Metro Morning Podcast April 19, 2018

Wynne - attack on Ford, Mississauga Youth Poet

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Metro Morning Podcast April 18, 2018

National Film Day, Depression Genes, Raccoon Green Bins

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Metro Morning Podcast April 17, 2018

CAMILLA GIBB my father, IDSINGA village murders, FIORITO city poems

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Metro Morning Podcast April 16, 2018

Weather Preparedness Meteorologist, Pot on Job, Real Estate

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