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The Jas Johal Show

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

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United States

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The Jas Johal Show is the Lower Mainland’s town square, helping you connect with the stories that matter. It’s about finding the solutions to the challenges facing our region, even when we disagree. Jas’s decades of experience as a local news reporter, a Global News bureau chief in China and India, as well as a BC MLA have strengthened his conviction that no one “side” has all the answers. The Jas Johal Show’s contributor Jawn Jang, Global News anchor Chris Gailus, and the Global News Radio newsroom round out the team keeping you in the know on developing stories from the North Shore to the Fraser Valley. The Jas Johal Show provides fresh perspective and lively conversation for listeners Monday to Friday: 3-6pm.

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English


Episodes

The Full Show: Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart reacts to Vancouver crime, housing and more! The Jas Johal Show Political Panel and one industry expert says protest convoy has lost its message

1/27/2022
Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart speaks to Jas Johal Kennedy Stewart, Mayor of Vancouver goes chat with Jas Johal about housing, crime and the controversial single-use plastic charges within Vancouver The Jas Johal Show Political Panel On the panel this week: Shachi Kurl - President of the Angus Reid Institute Jonina Campbell - Executive Director of the BC Greens Union will represent Uber drivers and couriers in Canada With more on Uber drivers being unionized in Canada is Pablo Godoy,...

Duration:01:02:11

#WeRemember: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

1/27/2022
Ezra Shanken, CEO of the Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver discusses the importance of remembering the Holocaust See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:17

Protest convoy has lost sight of its original point, trucking organization president says

1/27/2022
Mike Millian, President of the Private Motor Truck Council of Canada gives his thoughts on the protest convoy headed to Ottawa in protest of vaccine mandate for truck drivers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:47

Union will represent Uber drivers and couriers in Canada

1/27/2022
With more on Uber drivers being unionized in Canada is Pablo Godoy, National coordinator for Gig and Platform Initiatives at the United Food and Commercial Workers Union See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:47

The Jas Johal Show Political Panel

1/27/2022
On the panel this week: Shachi Kurl - President of the Angus Reid Institute Jonina Campbell - Executive Director of the BC Greens See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:17:05

Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart speaks to Jas Johal

1/27/2022
Kennedy Stewart, Mayor of Vancouver goes chat with Jas Johal about housing, crime and the controversial single-use plastic charges within Vancouver See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:18:12

The Full Show: Dissecting the trucker convoy set for Ottawa, a look ahead to Vancouver and Surrey municipal elections as campaigns are underway and the Vancouver Canucks hire the first Swedish general manager in NHL history in Patrik Allvin

1/26/2022
The inflammatory rhetoric that surrounds the trucker convoy Matt Gurney, National Post columnist and co-founder of The Line, a substack magazine, joins us to shed some light on what is going on with the truck convoy headed to Ottawa - in protest of the vaccine mandate for the trucking industry Translink is set to lose $200 million this year - and local Mayors want Ottawa to extend its financial support Mayor Jonathan Cote, Chair of the Mayors’ Council joins us to discuss the need for...

Duration:00:55:26

Vancouver Canucks name Patrik Allvin new General Manager, Becomes first Swede in NHL history to become NHL GM

1/26/2022
It’s been a very busy week for the Vancouver Canucks, and I’m not even talking about the hockey games. In the past week, they have hired a new analytics expert as well as a new Assistant General Manager.. Today, they wrapped up their job hunt by announcing Patrik Allvin as the team’s newest GM. Our show contributor Jawn Jang reports. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:40

Interest rates are holding steady. Here’s what that means for you.

1/26/2022
Michael Levy, CKNW Financial Analyst discusses what steady interest rates mean for you See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:00

Global cryptocurrency market plunges by more than US$1 trillion

1/26/2022
Tyler Orton, Reporter at Business In Vancouver who specializes in B.C.'s tech sector joins us to discuss how worried crypto investors should be as the market takes a plunge. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:09:53

Battle lines being set for October’s municipal elections in Vancouver and Surrey

1/26/2022
Municipal election campaigns are in full swing and Frances Bula, Civic Affairs Reporter for the Globe and Mail joins us to break it all down. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:02

Translink is set to lose $200 million this year - and local Mayors want Ottawa to extend its financial support

1/26/2022
Mayor Jonathan Cote, Chair of the Mayors’ Council joins us to discuss the need for financial supports to keep transit moving throughout Metro Vancouver. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:08:30

The inflammatory rhetoric that surrounds the trucker convoy

1/26/2022
Matt Gurney, National Post columnist and co-founder of The Line, a substack magazine, joins us to shed some light on what is going on with the truck convoy headed to Ottawa - in protest of the vaccine mandate for the trucking industry See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:10:06

The Full Show: An update on Doug McCallum's court case, Are the Federal Conservatives chasing the anti-vax vote? Williams Lake First Nation uncovers 93 possible burial sites on former residential school grounds

1/25/2022
Anti-vaxxers are taking out their frustrations on hard-working frontline healthcare workers in our hospital wards Tony York, executive vice president for Paladin Security Group, which is hired by most of B.C.’s health-care authorities describes what his staff has in dealing with protesters and anti-vaxxers during the pandemic. Doug McCallum’s court case put over to February 22nd With the latest on the Surrey Mayor's public mischief charge is Janet Brown, Global News Senior Reporter at Surrey...

Duration:00:38:48

Neil Young threatens to pull music from Spotify over Joe Rogan vaccine ‘disinformation’

1/25/2022
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Neil Young is back in the headlines – No, not because he’s launching a comeback tour this summer.. But because he’s essentially waging a war against Spotify and Joe Rogan. Our show contributor Jawn Jang has that story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:05:41

Williams Lake First Nation investigation uncovers 93 possible burial sites at former residential school grounds

1/25/2022
With more on the findings in Williams Lake is Breen Ouellette: He is Métis. He is a lawyer, and he ran in the last federal election in Vancouver Centre as the NDP’s candidate. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:28

Are the Conservatives chasing the anti-vax movement to bolster their support?

1/25/2022
With more on the vaccine requirement for Canadians truck drivers and the Conservative support against the mandate is Sandy Garossino, former Crown prosecutor and columnist with the National Observer See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:11:39

Doug McCallum’s court case put over to February 22nd

1/25/2022
With the latest on the Surrey Mayor's public mischief charge is Janet Brown, Global News Senior Reporter at Surrey Provincial Court See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:07:02

Anti-vaxxers are taking out their frustrations on hard-working frontline healthcare workers in our hospital wards

1/25/2022
Tony York, executive vice president for Paladin Security Group, which is hired by most of B.C.’s health-care authorities describes what his staff has in dealing with protesters and anti-vaxxers during the pandemic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Duration:00:06:09

The Full Show: Jas Johal's thoughts on Surrey Mayor Doug McCallum's last three years in charge, City of Vancouver considering a peer-to-peer car sharing program and the Vancouver Canucks name Émilie Castonguay as the first woman Assistant General Manager

1/24/2022
Editorial: the last three years at Surrey City Hall have been fit for the big top Jas Johal gives his view on the last three years at Surrey City Hall with mayor Doug McCallum at the helm Global Affairs Canada suffers ‘cyber attack’ amid Russia-Ukraine tensions: sources With more on foreign cyber attacks on Canada is Jeremy Nuttall, Investigative journalist for the Toronto Star, based here in Vancouver Would you let someone else use your car for a fee? Vancouver City Council is considering a...

Duration:00:40:46