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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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Is it time for a dress code for parents?

Educators in Florida would like to institute a dress code for parents dropping their kids off at school.

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Marathon - Going the Distance

Paul Kennedy pays tribute to the ultimate test of physical endurance.

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How Dothraki was developed

Day 6 speaks to David Peterson, the only person in the world who earns a living inventing languages.

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Is 2014 the year of the biblical movie?

Pop culture writer Donna Bowman weighs in on the recent uptick in films featuring faith-based themes and stories.

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Metro Morning podcast Thu Apr 24, 2014, charged officer working, NCR, good neighbours

Police Assn's Mike McCormack on Const James Forcillo's return to work while facing murder charges in Sammy Yatim's death, John Kastner, director of "Out of mind, out of sight", Thom Ernst's neighbours restart his daughter's piggy bank after a robbery.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Apr 24, 2014, charged officer working, NCR, good neighbours
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Apr 23, TCHC report, spring garden

Toronto ombudsman Fiona Crean and Councillor Gord Perks on the report into conduct by senior staff at Toronto Community Housing, and the CBC's Morgan Passi visits a community garden in spring.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Apr 23, TCHC report, spring garden
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Apr 22, 2014, Raptors playoff, carding revisions, Heather project

Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri on the Raps playoff bid and apology for use of the f-word to send a message, lawyer Howard Morton on police carding revisions, photographer Christopher Wahl/National ballet dancer Heather Ogden on "The Heather Project".

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Apr 22, 2014, Raptors playoff, carding revisions, Heather project
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Metro Morning Podcast - April 21, 2014

James Lockyer shares his memories of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, director Gord Rand discusses taking a play about genocide to Rwanda, Jay Pitter explains why she wants people to share the stories of the food they're growing.

Download Metro Morning Podcast - April 21, 2014
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Metro Morning podcast, Thu Apr 17, 2014, Out-of-pocket health care, Raptors playoff, surviving breast cancer

Dr. Danielle Martin of Women's College Hosp on the consequences of paying for health care out-of-pocket, Globe columnist Cathal Kelly on the Toronto Raptors surprise success, the CBC's Gill Deacon, breast cancer survivor/author of "Naked Imperfection".

Download Metro Morning podcast, Thu Apr 17, 2014, Out-of-pocket health care, Raptors playoff, surviving breast cancer
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Metro Morning podcast, Wed Apr 16, 2014, leaving politics, hungry anger, NHL playoffs

Former MPP Richard Johnston on retiring from politics to restore work-life balance, Dr. Peter Lin on "hanger" - the hunger that makes us angry, and the CBC's Elliotte Friedman on the dearth of Canadian teams in this year's Stanley Cup playoffs.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Wed Apr 16, 2014, leaving politics, hungry anger, NHL playoffs
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Metro Morning podcast, Tues Apr 15, 2014, transit funding, Miriam Toews, This is Radio

Ont Transportation Minister Glen Murray on 29-billion dollars for transit funding, Miriam Toews" author of All My Puny Sorrows", and Andrew Norton on "This is Radio" - a web series that goes behind the scenes of great radio shows.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Tues Apr 15, 2014, transit funding, Miriam Toews, This is Radio
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Metro Morning podcast, Mon Apr 14, 2014, double marathon, homeless seder, quitting Amazon

Jean-Paul Bedard on running a double Boston Marathon in aid of Gatehouse treatment for sex abuse survivors, Ali Rubenstein on Congregation Habonim's seder for the homeless, and Nishel Patel on why Amazon pays its employees to quit.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Mon Apr 14, 2014, double marathon, homeless seder, quitting Amazon
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Metro Morning podcast, Fri Apr 11, 2014, remembering Jim Flaherty, CBC cuts, Harry Jerome winner

The late Jim Flaherty remembered by his former Ontario cabinet colleagues, Janet Ecker and Ernie Eaves, The CBC's Jennifer McGuire on the effect of budget cuts at the CBC, and Justice Donald Mcleod on the importance of judicial diversity.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Fri Apr 11, 2014, remembering Jim Flaherty, CBC cuts, Harry Jerome winner
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Metro Morning podcast, Thu Apr 10, 2014, workplace stress, work life balance, heartbleed bug

HR specialist Rick Lash on workplace stress and its possible consequences, Nisha Patel on how European companies are restoring work-life balance, and Jesse Hirsh on the Heartbleed bug which has prompted Canada revenue to close it website.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Thu Apr 10, 2014, workplace stress, work life balance, heartbleed bug
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Metro Morning podcast, Wed Apr 9, 2014, Catholic school exemption, mental health and housing, nanny recruitment fees

Lawyer Nathaniel Erskine-Smith on exemptions from Catholic school religious services, Tessie Orcino on reducing homelessness among people w/mental health problems, Jonna Antipuesto and Fay Faraday on nannies paying recruitment fees to gain work.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Wed Apr 9, 2014, Catholic school exemption, mental health and housing, nanny recruitment fees
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Metro Morning podcast, Tues Apr 8, 2014, Measles vaccinations, Roma in sanctuary, Letterman signing off

Pediatrician Marvin Gans on measles' vaccinations, Roma Jozsef Pusuma in sanctuary in a Toronto church, Activist Mary Jo Leddy on the plight of Roma refugees, and columnist Jesse Wente on David Letterman's signing off and other TV tales.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Tues Apr 8, 2014, Measles vaccinations, Roma in sanctuary, Letterman signing off
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Metro Morning podcast, Mon Apr 7, 2014, parent volunteers, remembering Rwanda, cyber bullying

Toronto parent John Tranfananko on proposed rules that would broaden criminal background checks for TDSB parent volunteers, Leo Kabalisa on the Rwandan genocide 20 yrs later, student Maria Brisbane on cyberbullying at her Newmarket high school.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Mon Apr 7, 2014, parent volunteers, remembering Rwanda, cyber bullying
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Apr 4 2014, Ford no-charge, Jays opener, climate change

Criminal defence lawyer Michael Lacy on the OPP's non-charge of Rob Ford, Toronto Blue Jays' Pres Paul Beeston on the club's home opener, and scientist Tim Flannery on the future of climate change.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Apr 4 2014, Ford no-charge, Jays opener, climate change
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Metro Morning podcast Thu Apr 3, city planning, unneeded medical tests, bookstore owner

Toronto's Chief Planner Jennifer Keesmaat on city planning and development, Dr. Wendy Levinson on the Choosing Wisely campaign which urges doctors to curb on medical testing, and Sarah Pietroski on the callengers of owning a bookstore in Toronto.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Apr 3, city planning, unneeded medical tests, bookstore owner
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Apr 2, 2014, city planning, chapters closing, deep-brain stimulation

Architect/planner Ken Greenberg on private mega-projects and city planning, National Post columinist Mark Medley on the closing of Chapters bookstore on John, and former MM host Andy on deep-brain stimulation to treat Parkinsons.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Apr 2, 2014, city planning, chapters closing, deep-brain stimulation
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Apr 1, Island airport expansion, biblical movies, cat park

Porter Airlines Pres Robert Deluce on his bid to expand the island airport to accommodate jets, Columnist Jesse Wente on Noah and the return of the biblical film, and cat lover Tom Reznik on making room for cats at the dog park.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Apr 1, Island airport expansion, biblical movies, cat park
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Metro Morning podcast, Mon Mar 31, 2014, Unpaid internships, Public Mobile customers, gas plant emails,

Ex Toronto Life intern Micah Luxen on a govt move to end unpaid internships, Globe and Mail's Rita Tirchur on Public Mobile customers' need to buy new phones after the company was bought by Telus, NDP's Peter Tabuns on the gas plant emails scandal.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Mon Mar 31, 2014, Unpaid internships, Public Mobile customers, gas plant emails,
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 28, Rob Ford, Gas plants emails, breast cancer portraits

Rob Ford on saving, spending and character, The CBC's Robert Fisher on the allegation that hard drives in the Premier's office were wiped, and Alison Gordon on "The Scar Project" - portraits of women who've had mastectomies and the scars they bear.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 28, Rob Ford, Gas plants emails, breast cancer portraits
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 27, 2014, Karen Stintz, Target designer, Uniglo in Canada

Mayoral candidate Karen Stintz on transit, taxes and the city, Toronto Fashion designer Sarah Stevenson on Target launching a line of her clothes, and commentator Nisha Patel on Japanese fashion giant Unigo possibly coming to Canada.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 27, 2014, Karen Stintz, Target designer, Uniglo in Canada
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Meto Morning podcast Wed Mar 26, 2014, John Tory, island airport expansion, rites of passage

Mayoral candidate John Tory on the island airport, transit and city spending, why Peter Milzcyn voted no to more study of island airport expansion, and Sipho Kwaku on Rites of Passage - a leadership program for African-Canadian youth.

Download Meto Morning podcast Wed Mar 26, 2014, John Tory, island airport expansion, rites of passage
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 25, 2014, David Soknacki, Air crash family, city building awards

Toronto Mayoral candidate David Soknacki on transit, taxes and island airport jets, Lata Pada on grieving for family lost in an air crash, and architect Graeme Stewart/community advocate Sabina Ali om winning the Jane Jacobs Award.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 25, 2014, David Soknacki, Air crash family, city building awards
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Metro Morning podcast Mon Mar 24, 2014, Olivia Chow, Black Experience Project, doctor-assisted suicide

Toronto mayoral candidate Olivia Chow on transit, taxes, housing and more, Marva Wisdom and Mahad Yusuf on a project to reflect Toronto's diverse Black communities, and lawyer Kathryn Wells on legalizing doctor-assisted suicide.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon Mar 24, 2014, Olivia Chow, Black Experience Project, doctor-assisted suicide
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 21, 2014, Island airport expansion, Wellesley Institute, Black student engagement

Deputy Mayor Norm Kelly on why council needs to vote on Island airport expansion before the next election, new Wellesley Inst CEO Kwame McKenzie on improving Torontonians' health, and Kimberley Tavares on improving Black student engagement and success.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 21, 2014, Island airport expansion, Wellesley Institute, Black student engagement
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Metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 20, Kensington fire, vets mental health, boys sex ed

Commander Len Stadler on a rooming house fire in Kensington Market that killed 2 people, Veteran David Macdonald on mental health challenges for returning Afghan vets, and writer Rachel Giese on "the talk - sex ed for boys."

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 20, Kensington fire, vets mental health, boys sex ed
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 19, 2013 Flaherty resignation, Olympics and politics, food trucks

Economists Benjamin Tal and Armine Yalnizyan on the resignation of Jim Flaherty as Finance Minister, Olympic snowboarder Michael Lambert on why he spoke out politically in Sochi, and Councillor Josh Colle on loosening rules for street food trucks.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 19, 2013 Flaherty resignation, Olympics and politics, food trucks
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 18, 2014, distracted driving, kids movies, Quebec election

Toronto Police Const Clint Stibbe on the bump in fines and possible demerit pts for distracted driving, Columnist Jesse Wente on kids movies targetting parents, and the CBC's Bernard St-Laurent on the Quebec referendum effect in the Quebec election.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 18, 2014, distracted driving, kids movies, Quebec election
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Metro Morning podcast Mon, Mar 17, 2014 Kathleen Wynne, Crimea vote

Premier Kathleen Wynne on taking the gas tax, HST, and income taxes for middle-income Ontarians to pay for GTHA transit expansion off the table, organizer Mark Shwec and author David Bezmozgis on the pro-Russia referendum result in Crimea.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon, Mar 17, 2014 Kathleen Wynne, Crimea vote
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 14, 2014, Carding revised, Syria 3 yrs, snowy bike path

Police Services Bd Chair Alok Mukherjee on why the board is revising its carding policy, Dr Jay Dahman and Prof Janice Stein on the 3rd anniversary of the Syrian uprising, and why a group of T-O residents are clearing a bike path of snow.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 14, 2014, Carding revised, Syria 3 yrs, snowy bike path
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Metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 13, 2014, mayoral campaign, Pope anniversary, Paralympic hockey

Grid Editor Edward Keenan on the Toronto mayoral campaign with the entry of Olivia Chow, LGBTQ activist and Catholic Deirdre Pike on the one-year anniversary of Pope Francis, and former Team Canada goalie Paul Rosen on Paralympians' motivation.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 13, 2014, mayoral campaign, Pope anniversary, Paralympic hockey
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 12, 2014, high rise study, women being Bossy, street food

Researcher Emily Paradis on her study of high rise residents and their risk of homelessness, Huda Idrees and Sheena MacAskill on the Ban Bossy campaign that encourages girls to become leaders, Peter Meehan of Lucky Peach magazine on his street food issue.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Mar 12, 2014, high rise study, women being Bossy, street food
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 11, 2014, missing plane, employee child care, Korean Free Trade and autos

Pilot Jock Williams reflects on the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, Armine Yalnizyan on child care as an employee right, and Unifor researcher Angelo Dicaro on the free trade deal with South Korea's affect on the auto industry.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Mar 11, 2014, missing plane, employee child care, Korean Free Trade and autos
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Metro Morning podcast Mon Mar 10, 2014, Return from Ukraine, remembering Ali Mustafa, kids in restaurants

Liberal MP Chyrstia Freeland on the Ukraine crisis following her return from there, Talal Kanaan remembers his friend, photographer Ali Mustafa who was killed by a bomb in Syria, and food writer Chris Nuttall-Smith on kids in restaurants.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon Mar 10, 2014, Return from Ukraine, remembering Ali Mustafa, kids in restaurants
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 7, 2014, Somali student success, legacy photos, kids and March break

Haweiya Egeh defends recommendations of the Task Force on the Success of Students of Somali Descent, Gina Valle on the Legacies photo exhibit highlighting women's diverse heritage, and advice for March Break from parenting expert Alyson Schafer.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Mar 7, 2014, Somali student success, legacy photos, kids and March break
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metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 6, 2013, OPP and Ford, women and multulturalism, student competition, paralympic rower er

NOW magazine's Enzo de Matteo on the OPP's supervision of the Ford police investigation, Irshad Manji says Multiculturalism may be bad for women, Lauren Friese on Talent Egg's student challenge, and Paralympic rower Victoria Nolan.

Download metro Morning podcast Thu Mar 6, 2013, OPP and Ford, women and multulturalism, student competition, paralympic rower er
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Metro Morning podcast, March 5th, 2014

Auto industry analyst Dennis DesRosiers on Chrysler no longer asking for government help in Ontario, Councillor Josh Matlow on concerns about crude oil transportation in Toronto, Septembre Anderson on unpaid internships and Sarah Elton's new book for kids

Download Metro Morning podcast, March 5th, 2014
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Metro Morning Podcast, March 4th, 2014

Melanie Redman youth homelessness. Debra Dreise was sexually assaulted by Dr George Doodnaught during an operation. Tech guy Jesse Hirsh on intelligence using webcams to capture images of internet users. Rob Ford in LA - good for TO film or not?

Download Metro Morning Podcast, March 4th, 2014
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Metro Morning Podcast, March 2, 2014

Former Toronto resident Mychailo Wynnyckyj now living in Ukraine fears whats ahead now that Russian troops are in Ukrain. Vanessa Saraiva from World Vision Canada on Syrian refugees in Lebanon. TDSB Chair Chris Bolton on threatening trustee behaviour.

Download Metro Morning Podcast, March 2, 2014
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 28, unlicensed day care operator, Somali TV, Oscar preview

Day care operator Andrea Gibson on why she runs an unlicensed facility, Hodan Nalayeh on her TV show "Integration" which highlights Toronto's Somali community, Karen Gordon previews the Oscars and reviews "Omar."

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 28, unlicensed day care operator, Somali TV, Oscar preview
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Metro Morning podcast, Thu Feb 27, 2014, Uganda anti-Gay law, jailed in Egypt, city life film, coping with cold

Rainbow Railroad's Michael Battista on helping LGBT people escape Uganda, John Greyson on Al-Jazeera journalist Mohamed Fahmy - jailed in Egypt, Sue Chun on her film "Disconnection," and Mary Wiens gets tips from Torontonians about cold weather gear.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Thu Feb 27, 2014, Uganda anti-Gay law, jailed in Egypt, city life film, coping with cold
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Metro Morning podcast Wed feb 26, 2014, ranked ballot, RRSP's, Black music showcase

Activist Dave Meslin on the campaign for ranked election ballots, personal finance expert Preet Banerjee on RRSP's, and Music presenter Dalton Higgins on "Rap N' Roll: The Afro Alternative Music Showcase"

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed feb 26, 2014, ranked ballot, RRSP's, Black music showcase
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Metro Morning podcast Tue feb 25, 2014, menu labelling, anesthesia trust. paralympic skier

Public Health prof David Hammond on chain restaurants posting calorie counts on menus, Anesthesiologists' Society pres Dr. Patricia Houston on rebuilding patient trust after the crimes of George Doodnaught, Paralympic skier Erin Latimer and dad Ian.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tue feb 25, 2014, menu labelling, anesthesia trust. paralympic skier
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Metro Morning podcast, Mon Feb 24, 2014, Toronto prosperity, kids choosing courses, women's hockey, spring garden plans

Board of Trade's Carol Wilding urges more investment for a prosperous GTA, Annie Kidder on kids choosing the right high school course, CWHL Brenda Andress calls for a women's pro hockey league and Paul Zammit on planning for your spring garden now.

Download Metro Morning podcast, Mon Feb 24, 2014, Toronto prosperity, kids choosing courses, women's hockey, spring garden plans
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 21, 2014, Avenue Road Arts School, rain storm, Men's Olympic hockey

Former Metro Morning host Andy Barrie and founder Lola Rasminsky honour the Avenue Road Arts School, Conservation official Laurien Farrell on rain and flooding, Buffalo radio host Kevin Sylvester previews the Canada-U.S. men's Olympic hockey semi-final

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 21, 2014, Avenue Road Arts School, rain storm, Men's Olympic hockey
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Metro Morning podcast Thu Feb 20, 2014, flood warnings, new TTC chair, Edmond Place

Toronto Water's Lou Di Gironimo on protecting yourself from basement flooding. Maria Augimeri on becoming TTC Chair, and Victor Willis on a fundraiser to honour Edmond Yu.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Feb 20, 2014, flood warnings, new TTC chair, Edmond Place
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Feb 19, 2014, small houses, food trucks, athletes' bodies

Architect Thom Payne on building 500-sq-ft houses in Toronto, Councillor Josh Colle on expanding hours and locations for food trucks, and Dr. Peter Lin on customizing athletes' bodies to maximize their performance.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Feb 19, 2014, small houses, food trucks, athletes' bodies
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Feb 18, 2014, Baldwin inquest, party perceptions, shadeism play

Freya Kristjanson, lawyer for Jeffrey Baldwin's siblings on recommendations from the inquest into his death, Samara's Alison Loat on perception of political parties, and Anita Majumdar on her play "Same Same But Different"

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Feb 18, 2014, Baldwin inquest, party perceptions, shadeism play
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Metro Morning Podcast - February 17, 2014

Paul and Kathy Morison on their Olympic snowboarder son's new attitude to the sport, Mohan Kesavan on learning about Canada by travelling across it, Rachel Epstein on changes to birth certificates.

Download Metro Morning Podcast - February 17, 2014
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 14, 2014, Ont byelections, TCHC, RRSP's, car designer

Robert Benzie on Liberal losses in 2 Ontario byelections, Toronto Community Housing Corp Chair Bud Purves on Gene Jones continuing as CEO, Gordon Pape on RRSPs, and car designer on his new creation for Chrysler.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 14, 2014, Ont byelections, TCHC, RRSP's, car designer
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Metro Morning podcast Thu feb 13, 2014, Eligon inquest, autism and employment, men's olympic hockey, Rob Ford journalism

Deputy Police Chief Mike Federico on interactions between police and people w/mental health issues, Debbie Irish on employment options and autism, former hockey Olympian Brian Conacher, and Ryerson Journalism students on the Rob Ford story.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu feb 13, 2014, Eligon inquest, autism and employment, men's olympic hockey, Rob Ford journalism
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Feb 12, 2014, federal budget, women's Olympic hockey, minor hockey parents

Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and his Ontario counterpart Charles Sousa on the federal budget, Olympian Brianne Jenner's brother Graham on today's Canada-U.S. hockey clash, and Coach/parent Doug Smith on behaviour training for hockey parents.

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Feb 12, 2014, federal budget, women's Olympic hockey, minor hockey parents
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Metro Morning podcast Tue Feb 11, 2014, Budget lookahead, 1st time candidate, Olympic pressure and loss, Sochi security

Mowat Centre's Matthew Mendelsohn looks ahead to the federal budget, first time municipal candidate Lekan Olawoye, hurdler Perdita Felicien and sports psychologist Paul Dennis on Olympic pressure and loss, astronaut Chris Hadfield on Sochi security.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tue Feb 11, 2014, Budget lookahead, 1st time candidate, Olympic pressure and loss, Sochi security
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Metro Morning podcast Mon Feb 10, 2014, student budget, lost Canadian, byelections preview, blind netflix

Maggie Hou and Gunes Agduk on the student budget consultation, Marion Vermeersch on possibly losing her Canadian citizenship, the CBC's Robert Fisher previews two provincial byelections, and Kevin Shaw develops described video on demand.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon Feb 10, 2014, student budget, lost Canadian, byelections preview, blind netflix
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 7, 2014, winter falls, wait times, citizenship changes, Pride House

Dr. Paul Hannam on winter weather falls, Dr. Liisa Jaakkimainen on specialist wait times, lawyer Guidy Mamann on changes to Canada's citizenship laws, and skater Blake Skjellerup and organizer Barb Besharat on the opening of PrideHouse Toronto.

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Feb 7, 2014, winter falls, wait times, citizenship changes, Pride House
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Metro Morning podcast Thu Feb 6, 2014, Save the Gardiner, urban design, Queering sex ed, Black dolls

Denzil Minnan-Wong says the eastern Gardiner Expwy should be saved, Toronto's urban design director Harold Madi, David Udayasekaran and Shane Camastro on making sex ed more relevant to LGBTQ/trans youth, and artist Frantz Brent-Harris on Black dolls.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu Feb 6, 2014, Save the Gardiner, urban design, Queering sex ed, Black dolls
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Metro Morning podcast wed Feb 5, snow clearing liability, home luge, renaming Union Stn, Gardiner Expressway future

T-O's Peter Noehammer/lawyer David Payne on snow clearing rules and liability, Mike Smit on his home luge track, Historian Derek Boles on renaming Union Stn after Sir John A Macdonald, and Ken Greenberg/Murtaza Haider on the future of the Gardiner Expwy

Download Metro Morning podcast wed Feb 5, snow clearing liability, home luge, renaming Union Stn, Gardiner Expressway future
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Metro Morning podcast Tues jan 4, 2014, uncleared snow, crowdfunding healthcare, Woody Allen allegations, inspiring Black artists

Sara Jameson on not shovelling snow from her sidewalk, health policy consultant Michael Rachlis on crowdfunding healthcare, Jesse Wente on separating Woody Allen's art from personal allegations, and Dwight Drummond on the Black Artist that inspired him.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues jan 4, 2014, uncleared snow, crowdfunding healthcare, Woody Allen allegations, inspiring Black artists
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Metro Morning podcast Mon Feb 3, 2014, Schools and real estate, corrections officer, Black history exhibition, political citizen award

Realtor John Pasalis links school rankings and home prices, Corrections officer Monte Vieselmeyer on violence inside Ontario jails, Rosemary Sadlier on Toronto's Black History, and student Ali Chatur wins Samara's Everyday Political Citizen Award.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon Feb 3, 2014, Schools and real estate, corrections officer, Black history exhibition, political citizen award
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Jan 31, 2014, Kathleen Wynne, airport spying, Olympic science

Premier Kathleen Wynne on raising the minimum wage, Cyber expert Ron Deibert on a report that the spy agency CSEC tracked Canadians in airports through their wireless devices, and Greg Brown and Mitch Moffit of ASAP Science on science at the Olympics

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Jan 31, 2014, Kathleen Wynne, airport spying, Olympic science
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Metro Morning podcast Thu, Jan 30, 2014, Ford lawsuit, Bieber charge, Fat in public

Toronto Sun reporter Sam Pazzano on the lawsuit filed by Scott MacIntyre against Rob Ford and others after a jailhouse beating, pop culture columnist Jesse Wente on Justin Bieber's fame, and Amanda Scriver on the art exhibit Fat in Public.

Download Metro Morning podcast Thu, Jan 30, 2014, Ford lawsuit, Bieber charge, Fat in public
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Metro Morning podcast Wed Jan 28, 2014, city budget, indoor recess, winter poem

Toronto budget Chief Frank Di Giorgio on the city's budget debate, pediatrician Dr. Dan Flanders on why kids' indoor recess on cold days is a bad idea, and a cold weather poem by Priscila Uppal

Download Metro Morning podcast Wed Jan 28, 2014, city budget, indoor recess, winter poem
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Metro Morning podcast Tues Jan 28, 2014, minimum wage worker, Olympic prep, Loblaws at Kensington, Bell let's talk

Pinky Paglingayen on what it's like to survive on minimum wage, Marni McBean on athletes' mental prep for the Olympics, Kensington Market butcher Pete Sanagan on Loblaws at the edge of the market, and Clara Hughes campaigns for mental heath awareness.

Download Metro Morning podcast Tues Jan 28, 2014, minimum wage worker, Olympic prep, Loblaws at Kensington, Bell let's talk
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Metro Morning podcast Mon Jan 27, 2014, minimum wage, Russian profiles, TTC blacksmith

Economist Sheila Block on raising Ontario's minimum wage, CBC Journalist Allen Abel previews his series "My Russia," and a visit with the TTC's last blacksmith, Pat Maietta.

Download Metro Morning podcast Mon Jan 27, 2014, minimum wage, Russian profiles, TTC blacksmith
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Metro Morning podcast Fri Jan 24, 2014, Refugee health care, Thorncliffe Park, sightless cooking

Ont Health Minister Deb Matthews on why the province is funding health care for all refugees claimants, Jehad Alieweiwi reflects on the evolution of Thorncliffe Park, and legally-blind Chef Christine Ha, co-host of TV's "Four Senses"

Download Metro Morning podcast Fri Jan 24, 2014, Refugee health care, Thorncliffe Park, sightless cooking
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