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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.

Location:

United States

Description:

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.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show: What to make of BC Ferries’ first quarterly report? Pronouncing ethnic names & Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe

8/18/2022
Discussing BC Ferries’ First Quarterly Report Guest: Vaugh Palmer, Political Columnist, Vancouver Sun Pronouncing ethnic names, and the book “My Name Is Saajin Singh” Guest: Kuljinder Kaur Brar, author of “My Name Is Saajin Singh” Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe Guest: Mebrat Beyene, Executive Director of WISH Drop-In Centre Society

Duration:00:37:24

Upper-level computer science courses at UBC cancelled due to lack of instructors

8/18/2022
Upper-level computer science courses at UBC cancelled due to lack of instructors Guest: Adrian Hung, student journalist for The Ubyssey

Duration:00:09:10

Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe

8/18/2022
Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe Guest: Mebrat Beyene, Executive Director of WISH Drop-In Centre Society

Duration:00:13:29

Pronouncing ethnic names, and the book “My Name Is Saajin Singh”

8/18/2022
Pronouncing ethnic names, and the book “My Name Is Saajin Singh” Guest: Kuljinder Kaur Brar, author of “My Name Is Saajin Singh”

Duration:00:09:19

China paving its belt and road for British Columbia

8/18/2022
China paving it’s belt and road for British Columbia Guest: Graeme Wood, reporter for Glacier Media

Duration:00:07:22

John Rustad booted from the B.C Liberal caucus over climate change denial

8/18/2022
John Rustad booted from the B.C Liberal caucus over climate change denial Guest: Kevin Falcon, leader of the B.C. Liberals

Duration:00:07:46

The Greater Vancouver Food Bank urgently needs a new Vancouver warehouse

8/18/2022
One local charity is doing their best to give back to the community but their long-term future is in serious jeopardy Guest: Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show Contributor and David Long, CEO of The Greater Vancouver Food Bank

Duration:00:07:00

John Rustad booted from the B.C Liberal caucus over climate change denial

8/18/2022
Plus, discussing BC Ferries’ First Quarterly Report Guest: Vaugh Palmer, Political Columnist, Vancouver Sun

Duration:00:13:42

Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe

8/18/2022
Keeping sex workers in the Downtown Eastside safe Guest: Mebrat Beyene, Executive Director of WISH Drop-In Centre Society

Duration:00:13:29

The Full Show: Should Canadian homeowners have to pay a windfall tax? Is Alberta really worth moving to for your job and the return of Zellers to Canada

8/17/2022
Where to stay cool? Cooling centers in the Lower Mainland open up amid the latest heat warning Dave Critchley, General Manager of Community Safety in the City Of Burnaby describes what the city of Burnaby is doing to ensure its' residents stay cool during the last few weeks of summer. Should Canadian homeowners be paying a windfall tax? Steve Pomeroy, Head of housing policy research firm Focus Consulting Inc., and Industry Professor at McMaster University’s Canadian Housing Evidence...

Duration:00:52:50

The triumphant return of Zellers to Canada

8/17/2022
Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show Contributor discusses the return of Zellers to Canada! What other stores would you love to see make a comeback?

Duration:00:07:44

Esquimalt ends agreement with Victoria Police

8/17/2022
Barbara Desjardins, Mayor of Esquimalt discusses why they have ended their policing agreement with the Victoria Police Department.

Is Alberta really worth moving to for your job?

8/17/2022
By now you have probably heard or seen the new Alberta recruitment campaign; as that province is currently trying to entice young men and women from Vancouver and Toronto to make the move to Wild Rose Country. The campaign pitch sells you on affordable housing, a higher income and growing industries.. But is that really the truth? Our show contributor Jawn Jang spoke with Chris Brentlinger-Grant, a former CKNW producer now working and living in Edmonton, about why he made the move three...

Duration:00:07:39

Should Canadian homeowners be paying a windfall tax?

8/17/2022
Steve Pomeroy, Head of housing policy research firm Focus Consulting Inc., and Industry Professor at McMaster University’s Canadian Housing Evidence Collaborative discusses the idea of a potential windfall tax imposed on Canadian homeowners.

Duration:00:14:37

Where to stay cool? Cooling centers in the Lower Mainland open up amid the latest heat warning

8/17/2022
Dave Critchley, General Manager of Community Safety in the City Of Burnaby describes what the city of Burnaby is doing to ensure its' residents stay cool during the last few weeks of summer.

The Full Show: Alberta's Calling! Alberta launches new campaign to hire BC workers, former Premier Christy Clark comments on Canadian extremism & Victor Ho - Hong Kong's most wanted

8/16/2022
Alberta's Calling! Alberta launches new campaign to hire BC workers Bridgitte Anderson, CEO of the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade reacts to Alberta Premier Jason Kenney's call to attract British Columbians to work and live in Alberta Extremism within Canada's political parties Christy Clark, Former Premier of BC takes a look at the current state of Canadian politics. BC’s response to Alberta’s hiring campaign? Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show contributor creates his own response to Alberta's...

Duration:00:46:34

Victor Ho - Hong Kong’s Most Wanted

8/16/2022
Victor Ho, Former Editor-In-Chief of Sing Tao Daily discusses how and why he is wanted by Hong Kong's government.

Duration:00:08:15

Canadian and German business groups calling for a stronger partnership on energy and minerals

8/16/2022
Ellis Ross, BC Liberal MLA for Skeena discusses the potential of a stronger Canadian=German partnership surrounding LNG

Duration:00:10:35

Vancouver's take on Alberta's recruitment campaign

8/16/2022
Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show contributor presents Vancouver's take on Alberta's recruitment campaign

Duration:00:02:34

Alberta's recruitment meme campaign

8/16/2022
Jawn Jang, Jas Johal Show contributor presents Alberta's recruitment meme campaign

Duration:00:02:07