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Sorry Not Sorry Canada

Nov 29, 2017

On today’s episode we cover:

  • The details of the Wilfrid Laurier University controversy. (1:00)
  • Should people be allowed to discuss topics that may offend or should those with whom we disagree be silenced? (16:00)
  • What’s more important: feeling or knowing? Should we protect people’s feelings at the cost of...


Nov 8, 2017

On today’s episode we analyse:

 

  • The history and role of the Canadian Governor General. (1:00)

 

  • The Governor General’s remarks and the context of her speech. (6:00)

 

  • What science is and what it aims to do; whether or not science is inherently political; and the value of beliefs vs. facts. (14:30)

 


Oct 27, 2017

On Today's podcast we tackle:

Quebec's new Niqab ban: is it racist? Sexist? Or is it a step in the direction of human rights?

Whether or not Canadian directed and led Blade Runner is misogynistic.

A recent scandal affecting the NFL and the difference between it and the CFL for player safety.