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
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Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/metromorning/

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Metro Morning Podcast Feb 14 2020

Toronto police officers have used giant facial recognition database from social media 'scrape' of personal photos; OPP has been 'respectful' at Mohawk rail demonstration.

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Metro Morning Podcast Feb 12, 2020

Children's Presto users may graduate to fare evasion if payment rules are not 'rigidly enforced'; 'Teachers are using collective bargaining process to protect students from cuts' says expert

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Metro Morning Podcast Feb 11 2020

A U of T book club embodies spirit of International Day of Women and Girls in Science; Toronto Formula One rookie says drivers 'need strong necks'

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Metro Morning Podcast Feb 7 2020

Politicians have evolved and Canada has matured since Air India bombing; Father joining daughter in quarantine.

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Metro Morning Podcast February 5 2020

'I didn't think ballet was cool': young soloist at National Ballet School talks about his life's journey from rural South Africa; Raptors on verge of franchise record winning streak

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Metro Morning Podcast February 4 2020

Education Minister Stephen Lecce blames union for collapsed talks and lack of trust; Torontonian talks about breaking his weeks-long isolation with a bike ride through Wuhan.

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Metro Morning Podcast February 3 2020

Sunnybrook head of Infection Prevention and Control talks about symptoms and recoveries for Toronto coronavirus patients; curator on Harbourfront's KUUMBA black history arts festival highlights

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan. 31 2020

After an epiphany, journalist switched careers to make chocolate in Jamaica, and praises Canadian winners of 'Golden Bean' awards; Deep cuts to French immersion classes in Peel

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan. 28 2020

The Toronto clothing designers who worked with Prince secretly for years; Torontonian in Wuhan would like Canada to have a plan to get citizens out of the quarantined city.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 24 2020

Broadening the Medically Assisted Dying laws to include chronic mental disorders and terminally ill minors; Toronto's newest NBA All Star starter is the seventh in club history.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 22 2020

Ontario jails in crisis human rights advocates and guards agree; hospital exec of Ontario's most crowded hospital frustrated with providing hallway medicine.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 21 2020

Toronto expert discusses new Chinese virus in context of local experience of SARS; Teachers' union head: Government must not 'permanently cut and strip from the system'

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Metro Morning Podcast Mon January 20 2020

As week of rotating strikes begins Metro Morning is at an elementary school, joined by students, the Education Minister and the union president.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 15 2020

What's wrong with Toronto Fashion Week? Solving modern mass homelessness is possible, and succeeding in Alberta.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 14 2020

Toronto film-maker has Oscar nomination for doc about battle-rapper/politician; if reading is a human right -- dyslexia needs to be identified and responded to more effectively at school.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 13 2020

Teachers' unions poised to increase pressure this week; false alarm at Pickering nuclear has Mayor shocked and Solicitor General investigating.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 10 2020

Bereaved families have shared experiences following a plane crash; Gypsy pop songs in Farsi by Toronto siblings.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 9 2020

Memories, music, poetry as Toronto mourns the losses experienced by our Iranian community

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 8 2020

Bahman Kalbasi, NYC Correspondent for the BBC Persian Service and former Metro Morning producer, talks about early reports of Canadian students and newlyweds killed in plane crash.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 7 2020

Principal talks about excitement of 2 new downtown schools opening; a man's home of 5 years under a bridge -- now dismantled by the City.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 6 2020

Iranians in Toronto uncomfortably pushed towards different political extremes by general's assassination; learning to drive again, vowing to stay positive, after being paralyzed by a bullet.

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Metro Morning Podcast Jan 3 2020

Car plant closures -- US study charts ripple effects; economics and the peril of climate change -- a historical perspective.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 27 2019

How a new cross-border bridge in Windsor will affect trade between Canada and the U.S.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 23 2019

Hospital CEO, a nurse, says her staff needs to do better after she saw problems on an overnight shift

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 20 2019

Poem for winter light; 1990s West Queen West -- rise and fall of a vibrant art scene.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 18 2019

Cancer patient says lack of pharma care is brutal on those who can't afford medication; Toronto gun lawsuit 'could have an enormous effect on the American gun industry'

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 17 2019

Hamilton mayor accuses Province of LRT 'deception'; Danforth shooting victims want safety regulations on gun imports

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 16 2019

The Nonna Monologues celebrates the power that Grandmothers have in Italian families; both good and bad in the overhaul of Ontario cannabis licensing

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 11 2019

UN Special Rapporteur looks at housing in Toronto as a human right; 'No details, no plan': expert report on Toronto e-learning doesn't support Government's position

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 10 2019

Father daughter conflict over sports is at centre of Bend It Like Beckham musical; Kathleen Wynne's portrait is an important marker of historical change, and includes many personal details.

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 4 2019

An engineer's determination to change her world after L'Ecole Polytechnique; no black people in Peel District School Board's anti-black racism review process

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec 3 2019

Raptors architect Masai Ujiri on taking chances: 'If it doesn't work, it doesn't work'; Cookbook author Alison Roman: 'I'm a very anti-rules person'

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Metro Morning Podcast Dec. 2 2019

Wham lyrics and app names -- updating an Ontario indigenous language to keep it alive; Police Chief Mark Saunders talks about his regrets of the last 5 years, and where policing needs to go in the next.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 29 2019

Royal Wood plays live in studio ahead of a big show with the TSO; how soprano Measha Brueggergosman survived two potentially fatal heart emergencies

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 27 2019

Hamilton Spectator reporter gets docs that reveal City Hall covered-up a major sewage leak

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 26 2019

Councillor believes reflective clothing would improve pedestrian safety; AGO says all cultural institutions could copy their free youth admission.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 25 2019

Stars sing 'Dead Hearts' and talk about their new play; Cameron Bailey says inter-related strengths are driving Toronto's culture over the last decade.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 22 2019

Lisa Raitt talks about husband's young-onset Alzheimer's; Afro-retro-futurist city of black lego; Children's Aid executive learned by personal experience that removing a child from home is traumatic.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 20 2019

The power of a Philosophy degree and an unusual photo to celebrate it; Huawei in Canada's 5-G network could be a big security problem for the U.S. according to Interim Ambassador.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 19 2019

Jesse Wente on a mind-blowing memory from Sesame Street; doctors' prescriptions for social activities are being filled in over 20 community health centres.

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Metro Morning Podcast Nov 18 2019

Toronto's Fire Chief talks about fighting highrise fires; two sick days cancelled by the Province create a 'huge public health risk' according to nurse.

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