Toronto: Metro Morning

 
 

Toronto: Metro Morning

CBC Radio's Metro Morning 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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Metro Morning Podcast Sept. 18, 2020

Garbage truck parade thrills Toronto three-year-old; Brampton man holds dozens of weird Guinness records; Wali Shah's pandemic-times poetry; on eve of Rosh Hashanah, Rabbi blows a Shofar (ram's horn).

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[mp3 file: runs 00:30:23]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept. 15, 2020

Man on verge of losing his apartment posters Bloordale to find a loving home for his cats; under-funding of Peel public health by Province has created significant problems during Covid.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:15:38]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept 14 2020

Toronto restaurant and bar owners agree on the careful balances of staying open; The world-wide artistic and economic legacy of historical Indian textiles -- on display at the ROM.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:45]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept. 11, 2020

Toronto International Film Festival 2020: Director introduces Billy Tipton film; Cameron Bailey brings his picks; and Metro Morning's Karen Gordon kind of misses the drudgery of lining up.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:26]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept. 9, 2020

Ismaila Alfa gets an insider's tour of South Scarborough; school librarian mourns closures of spaces and students' lack of access to books.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:53]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept. 8, 2020

Is Sneaky Dee's death an inevitable product of Toronto City Planning?; Stephen Lecce talks about classroom safety and teacher covid tests.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:10]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept 4 2020

Erin O'Toole contrasts Conservative prescriptions for carbon reduction, western alienation and Indigenous self-sufficiency with 'symbolic' Liberal policies; Filipina/Mennonite rom-com made in Winnipeg.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:02]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept 2 2020

Mothers in Jane-Finch talk about home-schooling and working, and how their children are doing as schools reopen; the biggest airplane wreck in the Yukon hasn't been found in 70 years of searching.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:11]


Metro Morning Podcast Sept 1 2020

Actor and director both agree on positives of casting differently-abled actors in film roles; Toronto interim police chief says officers were not excessive at a Little Jamaica rally.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:11]


Metro Morning Podcast Aug 31, 2020

Toronto director says Chadwick Boseman, who played Jackie Robinson, James Brown, Thurgood Marshall and Black Panther, inspires in life and death; Black hockey players' insights into changing attitudes

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[mp3 file: runs 00:19:47]


Metro Morning Podcast Aug 28 2020

Amateur athletes inspired by solidarity of professionals taking a public stand for racial justice and equality; why a lost paddle from Ontario stood out on a Quebec beach.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:22:35]


Metro Morning Podcast Aug 25, 2020

Mississauga pastor says videos of public police violence against Black people are difficult to watch -- but they're driving an important change.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:09]


Metro Morning Podcast Aug 24, 2020

Six teenagers wrapping up an epic canoe trip; 60 vacant storefronts on display in Queen West photo montage

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[mp3 file: runs 00:13:21]


Metro Morning Podcast Aug 21 2020

Native studies instructor thrilled with 92,000 new students -- thanks to a tweet from a Canadian comedian; Indigenous ceremonies part of fabric at Michael Garron Hospital

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:07]


Metro Morning Podcast August 11, 2020

How the music and arts scenes changed when Salome Bey arrived from New Jersey to live in Toronto; 'Everything... except the coffee': local restaurant creates 'made-in-Ontario' grocery kits

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[mp3 file: runs 00:14:35]


Metro Morning Podcast August 12, 2020

Pop-up park has 'most exciting collection of Toronto's native trees ever assembled'

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[mp3 file: runs 00:06:04]


Metro Morning Podcast July 31 2020

Toronto Caribbean carnival virtually celebrated this year; Race-based data on positive Covid tests in Toronto reveal where resources need to be directed.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:56]


Metro Morning Podcast July 29, 2020

Toronto mother and son design Black Lives Matter face-mask and The Raptors make it famous; Jesse Wente will Chair Canada Council for the Arts

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[mp3 file: runs 00:16:38]


Metro Morning Podcast July 14 2020

Black businessmen react to 'All Lives Matter' sign on hardware store; Jesse Wente says Indigenous names for sports teams are on the way out; Government arts commissions could benefit society

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:27]


Metro Morning Podcast July 7 2020

Are these good intentions gone wrong? Critical overviews of academic streaming for grade nines, and body cams for Toronto police.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:20:48]


Metro Morning Podcast June 26 2020

GTA Stories of Pride: Baptist pastor comes out to family and congregation as a trans-gender woman; Black Gay male stand-up comedian talks about his search for role models

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[mp3 file: runs 00:17:44]


Metro Morning Podcast June 24 2020

July Talk, Adria Kain and William Prince talks about music, community and working for social and racial justice during the pandemic.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:18:45]