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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

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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.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Full Show: Truth & Reconciliation Day, permanent raising of Semiahmoo First Nation flag at White Rock city hall & housing Ukrainian refugees

9/30/2022
Donating your pay from Truth & Reconciliation Day Josh Hensman, founder of One Day’s Pay describes the importance of putting you stat holiday pay towards continuing the efforts of truth and reconciliation. Operation Welcome Home - housing Ukrainian refugees Jennifer Podmore Russell, Vice President of the Rennie Group discusses a new initiative to help find housing for Ukrainian refugees arriving in Vancouver The permanent raising of the Semiahmoo First Nation flag at White Rock’s city hall...

The ‘Stanley Park For All’ rally

9/30/2022
Bonnie Mackenzie, spokesperson for Stanley Park For All discusses why she wants to see Stanley Park return to its pre-pandemic self.

Who is DJ O Show? The inspiring Afro-Indigenous DJ who celebrates the beauty of diversity through music

9/30/2022
Orene Askew, DJ, public speaker and member of the Squamish Nation discusses how she celebrates her heritage through music.

How much higher will gas prices go?

9/30/2022
Dan McTeague, President of Canadians for Affordable Energy tells us when lower mainland drivers can expect some relief at the pump

The importance of Indigenous representation

9/30/2022
We continue our coverage of The National Day of Truth and Reconciliation with a story about representation. Our show contributor Jawn Jang introduces us to Jenn Harper and how a dream inspired her to become a business leader and icon for Indigenous youth.

The permanent raising of the Semiahmoo First Nation flag at White Rock’s city hall

9/30/2022
White Rock mayor Darryl Walker discusses why the city has decided to make the Semiahmoo First Nation flag a permanent fixture at city hall.

Operation Welcome Home - housing Ukrainian refugees

9/30/2022
Jennifer Podmore Russell, Vice President of the Rennie Group discusses a new initiative to help find housing for Ukrainian refugees arriving in Vancouver

Donating your pay from Truth & Reconciliation Day

9/30/2022
Josh Hensman, founder of One Day’s Pay describes the importance of putting you stat holiday pay towards continuing the efforts of truth and reconciliation.

The Full Show: The Sen̓áḵw Development - How do we address community concerns about mass Indigenous development in Vancouver, municipal reactions to David Eby's housing plan & is it time for a new owner for the Vancouver Canucks?

9/29/2022
How do we address community concerns about mass Indigenous development in Vancouver without creating division? Khelsilem, Squamish Nation Council Chair discusses the Sen̓áḵw Development on south side of the Burrard St Bridge. Reactions to David Eby’s housing plan - can the province bigfoot municipalities on housing? Brad West, Mayor of Port Coquitlam reacts to NDP leadership candidate David Eby’s housing plan. Richard Stewart, Mayor of Coquitlam reacts to David Eby’s housing plan B.C....

Duration:00:52:43

The Francesco Aquilini scandal - is it time for a new owner?

9/29/2022
Matthew Sekeres, Co-host of Vancouver-based sports talk podcast Sekeres And Price discusses why it may be time for the Vancouver Canucks to have a new owner.

Duration:00:11:44

B.C. expanding the role of pharmacists and first responders to support ailing health-care system

9/29/2022
Adrian Dix, Minister of Health on announcing an expansion of the role of pharmacists and first responders to support ailing health-care system

Duration:00:11:25

Reactions from Coquitlam on David Eby’s housing plan - can the province bigfoot municipalities on housing?

9/29/2022
Richard Stewart, Mayor of Coquitlam reacts to David Eby’s housing plan

Duration:00:07:01

Reactions to David Eby’s housing plan - can the province bigfoot municipalities on housing?

9/29/2022
Brad West, Mayor of Port Coquitlam reacts to NDP leadership candidate David Eby’s housing plan.

Duration:00:09:30

How do we address community concerns about mass Indigenous development in Vancouver without creating division?

9/29/2022
Khelsilem, Squamish Nation Council Chair discusses the Sen̓áḵw Development on south side of the Burrard St Bridge.

Duration:00:14:45

The Full Show: David Eby's Housing plan announcement, The Civic Election Panel & proposed SkyTrain to UBC

9/28/2022
David Eby’s Housing Plan announcement Michael Geller, President of The Geller Group, Architect, Planner and Real Estate Consultant, goes through whether or not BC NDP leadership candidate David Eby's housing plan is feasible Civic Election Panel - New Housing Proposal by David Eby & SkyTrain to UBC? On The Jas Johal Show Civic Election Panel this week: Andrea Reimer, Founder and Principal of Tawaw Strategies Mary Polak, Strategic Advisor for Maple Leaf Strategies and former MLA for Langley...

Duration:00:50:23

NDP leadership race, Eby housing, and BC Liberal name change

9/28/2022
Political commentators Keith Baldrey and Vaughn Palmer discuss the NDP leadership race, David Eby's housing policy announcement and the BC Liberal proposed name change to BC United.

Duration:00:16:37

Civic Election Panel - New Housing Proposal by David Eby & SkyTrain to UBC?

9/28/2022
On The Jas Johal Show Civic Election Panel this week: Andrea Reimer, Founder and Principal of Tawaw Strategies Mary Polak, Strategic Advisor for Maple Leaf Strategies and former MLA for Langley Khelsilem, Squamish Nation Council Chair

Duration:00:17:46

David Eby’s Housing Plan announcement

9/28/2022
Michael Geller, President of The Geller Group, Architect, Planner and Real Estate Consultant, goes through whether or not BC NDP leadership candidate David Eby's housing plan is feasible

Duration:00:16:00

The Full Show: Surrey mayoral candidate Brenda Locke hits out against current mayor Doug McCallum, BC Liberals propose new party name - BC United & Should Canada lower the voting age to 16?

9/27/2022
Surrey Mayoral candidate Brenda Locke says she will stop paying the legal fees of mayor Doug McCallum if elected & halt the transition to Surrey Police Department Brenda Locke discusses why she wants to keep the RCMP in Surrey and why the city should not be paying for current Mayor Doug McCallum's legal fees, if elected as mayor. The BC Liberals propose a new name change - BC United Caroline Elliot, Vice President of the BC Liberal Party discusses what the party is hoping to accomplish by...

Duration:00:45:05

Big BC Bingo with Vanna White!

9/27/2022
Vanna White, TV icon, game show legend, and Wheel Of Fortune hostess talks Big BC Bingo and why she is in Vancouver!

Duration:00:04:17