Amara Possian from LeadNOW joins us to talk about votetogether.ca and their election campaigning! Strategic voting to prevent another term of Harper. Vote smart, vote S-Mart… YA GOT THAT!?!
Learn more about Amara and LeadNOW here.
Rob Shirkey from Our Horizon and Sylvie Letourneau join host Daryn Caister on a roundtable about the most urgent #elxn42 developments. Platforms, policies, our broken election system, the “average Canadian voter” the realities of voter awareness and what informs platforms in the first place.
Learn more about Rob and Our Horizon here.
Don’t miss this one! This show went boom. I (Daryn) will go back to being nice next week. 🙂
Vote 4 The News!
Here is this weeks news items mentioned on the show, you can #vote4thenews on our main page to help us pick what stories to cover on the show. Have your say with #vote4thenews here.
Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) Treaty: State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Issues for Ministerial Guidance
En masse no more: Quebec’s four-way split skewing election landscape
Vote Compass: Most Canadians feel government should do more to combat climate change
Conservatives ‘Had No Intention’ of Dealing with Climate Change: Mark Jaccard
Liberal campaign co-chair resigns, faces possible oil lobbying investigation
Here Are The Election Ads You Didn’t Know You Wanted
Everything you need to know about the parties’ platforms, from taxes and terrorism to the environment
Alaska governor wants ‘more drilling’ to deal with climate change
Stephen Harper: master manipulator
Pipelines & politics: Where the parties stand on oil & gas issues
Bill McKibben: ‘VW Is the Flea to Exxon’s Elephant. No Corporation Has Ever Done Anything This Big and This Bad’
Interactive Map Shows 414 U.S. Cities Already Locked Into Catastrophic Sea Level Rise
Oil unlikely to ever be fully exploited because of climate concerns – BP
Grassroots Struggle for Food Sovereignty and Liberation of Black Cultures
Viral Video Confronts the War on Science
NATO: Climate Change Is Significant Security Threat and ‘Its Bite Is Already Being Felt’
(No ‘Texts with Dave’ this week… back next week!)
This weeks music!
Bruce Cockburn “If A Tree Falls” & Erin Costelo “Oh Me, Oh My”
Please check out our Climate Cartoons Series!
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