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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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 18 2018

Baroness Von Sketch in studio; Indigenous virtual reality post-apocalyptic film/installation at City Hall; the best books... Giller Prize long list juror in studio.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 17 2018

Teen talks about her court fight with the PC Government to keep transgender information in the health curriculum; a writer responds Jian Ghomeshi's essay; a law prof challenges the Ontario AG in an open letter.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 14 2018

How to sharpen math skills; Kensington's (cash only) jazz fest; be careful at the border if you have cannabis investments.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 13 2018

A mesmerising Canadian short at TIFF; a Toronto Councillor bows out gracefully; a great restaurant resurfaces.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 12 2018

People at the mall talking about "not-withstanding" and Ford; TIFF superfans in line; expert opinion on the use of "Not-withstanding" with a view to civil liberties and political strategy.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 11 2018

Mayor Tory talking about the upcoming election and the notwithstanding clause; Kathleen Wynne in studio; your calls.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 10 2018

Councillors from both sides speak about Premier Ford's court loss; Ted Danson on saving the oceans; a schizophrenic older person has a new and helpful roommate, thanks to a new co-habitation program.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 7 2018

Same-sex relations now legal in India -- reaction in Toronto; Karen Gordon on TIFF 2018; the Province apparently has not applied for Federal money for opiate harm reduction.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 6 2018

Toronto International Film Festival 2018: shark doc completed by deceased filmmaker's parents; Festival co-head Cameron Bailey's favourites; indigenous actor on her TIFF Rising Star award.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 5 2018

Why guns are being used more frequently in Toronto; "I'm Afraid Of Men" author in studio; a conversation about pedestrian safety with Polly Trottenberg, Commissioner of the New York City Department of Transportation, and Barbara Gray, General Manager of Transportation Services for Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 4 2018

Teacher calls in from the school yard on the first day; Jennifer Keesmat on her platform and transit; sexual assault and the 'too drunk to know' defence.

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Metro Morning Podcast Sept 3 2018

Best little spots on the Great Lakes to explore in September; Moms (especially, but dads too) say goodbye to university age children; Labour Day and unions today.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 31 2018

Eye-witness to the Yorkdale gunfight; Sir John A MacDonald wiped from Scotland's websites.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 30 2018

Bill Blair on a federal gun strategy; the best food ever; Jewish music and culture festival.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 29, 2018

Indigenous Atlas of Canada; spending a lot of time building a costume for Fan Expo; a lawyer discusses the waiver that residents of 650 Parliament St must sign in order to get their belongings.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 28 2018

Saving an important youth outreach arts program; young people are at centre of a new campaign to talk about disabilities; Mississauga's youth poet Laureate's new poem.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 27 2018

Harm reduction in Parkdale -- a former chair of the BIA in studio; residents displaced by Parliament St fire -- first-hand story; Skate boarding -- where to do it and why it rules.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 24 2018

Police dog's first week on the job; trouble in Bellwoods between ballplayers and bystanders; math tutor questions the Province's curriculum revisions.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 23 2018

What you need to know about the towing industry; backstage at Rocky Horror; drink expert talks about the best cocktails in T.O.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 22 2018

Fire chief updates St Jamestown fire; City's flooding mitigation strategies; police officer uses yoga as outreach to young women.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 21 2018

New overdose prevention site in Parkdale; Union wants the City to help solve the lockout at Exhibition Place; TIFF and Netflix together.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 20 2018

The difficulty of changing ward boundaries during the campaign; the MeToo movement hits medicine; students competing for housing in Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 17 2018

Jully Black and Rob Bowman on Aretha plus Afrobeat in Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 16 2018

Lock-out at Exhibition Place; improving the child welfare system in Ontario for Black families; Tina Brown bringing a Feminist summit to Toronto.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 15 2018

New roller coaster at Wonderland; new play by actor who arrived two years ago as refugee from Syria; new warning from 14 Division police about deadly drugs circulating.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 14 2018

New play about a gay couple who are priced-out of T.O. and start a B&B in a small town; sex-ed provides a chance to talk to boys about positive masculinity; Feds looking at work leave for domestic violence victims.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 13 2018

What's new with Uber in T.O. (Uber is being forced to pay minimum wage in NYC); all-asian hollywood movie sets an example to follow; on-line tools that can put you in the retail busienss with no hands-on product, premises or back-end.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 10, 2018

Learning about aging, Return of Analog, Gun Violence

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Metro Morning Podcast August 9, 2018

Inside Marijuana Anonymous, Changing tables in men's washrooms, Suresh Doss: biscuits and Gravy at Beast

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 8 2018

Teen talks about her trip to the Arctic with 130 other students; Two Ontario brewers see the "Buck A Beer challenge" differently; Ontario emu farmers can't give 'em away.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 7 2018

New Heritage Minister in studio; an artist finds personal meanings in sci fi themes; footwear don'ts that make people cringe.

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 6 2018

Beyonce edits Vogue; Toronto students volunteer in Kenya; Scott Thompson releases his first album.

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Metro Morning Podcast August 3, 2018

How virtual reality could help you with your fear of public speaking, Tensions over refugee claimants in Markham, Latest on forest fires in Northern Ontario

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Metro Morning Podcast August 2, 2018

Latest from Queen's Park The story of one Nigerian refugee in Toronto Markham mayor on protests over asylum seekers coming to town

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Metro Morning Podcast Aug 1 2018

Garbage from the Don River sorted by type; asylum-seekers prepare to leave College dorms for the unknown; Basic Income is reversed and a recipients are scrambling.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 31 2018

Caribbean Carnival (née: Caribana) tee-up; saving turtles in traffic; symbolic and practical ties between railways and Black history in Canada.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 30 2018

The Police Chief in studio; Sick Kids Hospital's initiatives in the Caribbean; a free uke program at the library.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 27 2018

Cutting Toronto Council -- Premier Ford's announcement; opinions from a municipal lawyer and a former Mayor; faith communities and the Danforth shooting; effective strategies police can use to counter violence.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 26 2018

Tamils remember Black July; Women's pro hockey now and then; Federal Enviro Minister talks about a carbon tax face-off with Ontario.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 25 2018

How to buy a gun in the GTA; murderers generally aren't mentally ill; Catholic teachers union says the old sex ed curriculum is out-of-date.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 24 2018

A Friend of a victim; a friend of the shooter; a doctor who helped turn around a crisis of violence in Glasgow.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 23 2018

Voices from the Danforth shooting scene.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 20 2018

The Honourable Rod Phillips, Ontario Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks, in studio; councillor Gord Perks responds to development dust-up; everything you wanted to know about house boats at the Bluffs.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 19 2018

Minister Bill Blair on border security; real life Jane and Finch; developer willing to save a Parkdale community dance studio... but councillor doesn't like the trade-off.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 18 2018

Deadly shooting in Brampton; new exhibit at the Aga Khan; Charles Roach remembered.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 17 2018

Mother who's 2 daughters were shot on a playground; Trump's admiration for Putin; Jay's Osuna will not be welcomed back by everyone.

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Metro Morning Podcast July 16 2018

Mothers talk about sex ed; Giant Hogweed can hurt you; World Cup debrief.

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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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