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Ontario Today with Rita Celli

Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.

  • 52:35
    What happens when independently-minded politicians come into conflict with their party leader? Political scientist Alex Marland, Conservative MP Michael Chong and callers weigh in on two current examples, one at Queens Park, the other on Parliament Hill.
    Mar 22, 2019
  • 52:36
    Health professionals warn that marketing e-cigarettes for smoking cessation has left many with the impression that vaping is safe when it's not.
    Mar 21, 2019
  • 52:34
    Not really. 24-year-old caller says, the budget looks like it was written by old people who don't understand millennial reality.
    Mar 20, 2019
  • 52:35
    A debate with David Moscrop, the author of Too Dumb for Democracy? Why We Make Bad Political Decisions And How We Can Make Better Ones.
    Mar 19, 2019
  • 24:55
    Average class size will go from 22 to 28 students. Queens University math specialist Lynda Colgan says, it's bad news for math and science students.
    Mar 18, 2019
  • 28:37
    Ed Lawrence explains how the freeze-thraw cycle is playing out in your backyard. Plus advice on peach trees, sweet potatoes, husbands and pruning, and rabbit damage.
    Mar 18, 2019
  • 52:36
    Why mosque shootings a world away feel close to home. Open lines with Sabreena Ghaffar Siddiqui who researches anti-immigrant and anti-Muslim attitudes.
    Mar 15, 2019
  • 52:36
    Passengers can't get through to airlines. Pilots try to make sense of the tragic airplane crash in Ethiopia.
    Mar 14, 2019
  • 52:36
    Try as you might, plastics are hard to give up. The Ontario government is floating a trial balloon about banning single-use plastics. Could it work? We start with a case study of what happened when the City of Toronto tried to ban plastic bags.
    Mar 13, 2019
  • 52:36
    Only the current AG David Lametti can grant the company a plea deal. A debate about what he should do.
    Mar 12, 2019
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