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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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What Google searches reveal about the human psyche

Seth Stephens-Davidowitz spent years studying millions of Google searches and gained some surprising insights into people's real lives.

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Stop funding Catholic schools

Hear hear why public funding of Catholic schools needs to stop

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The future of the printed book

What do we mean today by a book? Merilyn Simonds book Gutenberg's Fingerprint explores that question.

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Belgium fights for its famous fries

Belgium's government says a new proposal by the European Union could spell disaster for the country's world-famous fries.

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Metro Morning podcast June 22, 107, Doctor Billing, Homeless Grad, Black Graduation

Knowing doctor's wages, from the street to a degree, first all black graduation at UofT

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Metro Morning podcast June 21, 2017, Minister, Doctors, Sunrise Ceremony, Chief, Indigenous In Toronto

Minister, Doctors, Sunrise Ceremony, Chief, Indigenous In Toronto

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Metro Morning podcast June 20, 2017, Water Taxi, Ireland Park, Violent Ramadan, Honorary Doctor

Water Taxi, Ireland Park, Violent Ramadan, Honorary Doctor

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Metro Morning podcast June 19, 2017, Homecoming, King Street, AirBnB, Order of Canada

Homecoming, changes to King Street, AirBnB changes, Order of Canada recioient

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Metro Morning podcast June 16, 2017, School Resource Officers, Indigenous Games, Beer

Controversial program, Games first time East of Winnipeg, craft beers for Father's Day

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Metro Morning podcast June 15, 2017, Highrise Fires, Legal Challenge, French Schools

How safe are Toronto's highrises? Assisted dying, right to education

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Metro Morning podcast June 14, 2017 Uber Problems, Brampton Payments, Value Of Listening

Problems with Uber culture? Suspicious payouts in Brampton, trying to restore democracy.

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Metro Morning podcast June 13, 2017, AirBnB Regulations, How Toronto Got Queer, Chief Digital Officer, Convocation Marshals

Regulating rentals, history of queer Toronto, chief digital officer, organising the graduates

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Metro Morning podcast, June 12, 2017, Decriminalize Cannabis, Orlando Shooting Memorial, Regent Park Trip

decriminalize cannabis since it will be legal anyway, Orlando shooting memorial, youth worker took Regent Park youth on a trip.

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Metro Morning podcast June 9, 2017, Canada 150, Noise, Mosquitos, Tony Awards

Indigenous opposition to Canada 150, noisy city unhealthy, how to deal with mosquitos, "Come From Away" up for several Tony Awards.

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Metro Morning podcast June 8, 2017, Criminal Code, Covering Comey, AI

Changes to the criminal code, why are we covering Comey? Future of work

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Metro Morning podcast June 7, 2017, Mocking Disability, Sanctuary Movement, Synchronized Swimmer

Police officers mock young woman with Down Syndrome, helping refugees, male synchronized swimmer.

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Metro Morning podcast June 6, 2017, Homeless Camp Removal, Colonialism 150, Scarborough Film Festival

Clearing public space, Not celebrating 150, Scarborough Film Festival

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Metro Morning podcast June 2, 2017, Wetlaufer Plea, Trump Paris Accord, Wonder Woman

Wetlaufer on trial, Trump says no to Paris accord, Wonder Woman comes to the screen

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Metro Morning podcast - Thursday, June 1

This edition of the Metro Morning podcast we tackle $15 minimum wage, pride month and how Parkdale is changing.

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Metro Morning podast May 31, 2017, Workplace Legislation, Walrus Talks, New Festival, Family Condominiums

Minimum wage $15.00, Walrus talks, Thorncliffe Park festival, building for families

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Metro Morning podcast May 30, 2017, Workplace Legislation, West End Phoenix, Hip Endorsement

New minimum wage, newspaper launch, Tragically Hip endorses cannabis

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Metro Morning podcast May 29, 2017, Tory Leader, Toronto Running, Info Overload?

New conservative leader, how to make Toronto more attractive to runners, too much information?

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Metro Morning podcast May 26 2017, Advice For Tories, EQAO Testing, Water Theft

New leader elected this weekend, EQAO testing, someone is stealing water from Markham

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Metro Morning podcast May 24, 2017, Listing By School, Dene Premiere, Bike Street Racing

Real estate buyers look at schools, Dene musical, street bike racing

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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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