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The Lynda Steele Show

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The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.
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The show offers a new outlook on news programming that meshes the award-winning journalism of Lynda Steele. We’ve got more than just your daily news updates. Steele will report on the biggest headlines of the day while offering conversational insight into the issues making waves in Metro Vancouver.

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English


Episodes

The Full Show Podcast: Millions march for the climate, Trudeau promises assault rifle ban, VPD speaks on violence at Oppenheimer & more!

9/20/2019
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Highlights from this episode: Global climate strike Literally tens of millions of people worldwide have been seen in videos striking for the climate, with young people demanding change for their future. Trudeau moves his chess piece Trudeau has promised an outright ban to assault rifles, as well as giving more control to cities to handle their respective gun problems. VPD joins the show We’ve been hoping for comment from the VPD for a while now on the issues present at Oppenheimer,...

Duration:01:28:08

Where we live: Hidden symbols on the Seawall

9/20/2019
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Every Time you have a visitor come to the Lower Mainland - taking them to Stanley Park is a must on the to-do list - and no matter how many times you go - you always find something new. Well what if we told you there’s something in the park you’ve probably never seen or even heard about? Eric Chapman tells us about a little known secret hidden in the seawall.

Duration:00:04:40

Talking to the unlikely Olympian, Danielle Kettlewell

9/20/2019
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“Born and raised in Vancouver to Aussie parents, she has a compelling story to tell about how, as an average athlete, she made it to the Australian National Synchro team and competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics. She just competed at the World Championships in South Korea and has been ‘retired’ for just shy of one month”

Duration:00:07:58

Is immigration a big voting issue for you?

9/20/2019
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While it doesn't rank at the top, according to the polls immigration is the 4th leading issue on the minds of voters.

Duration:00:14:15

The violence that lurks within Oppenheimer Park

9/20/2019
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VPD voices concerns about the dangers and weapons they are dealing with at Oppenheimer Park. We're joined by Deputy Chief of the VPD, Howard Chow.

Duration:00:14:44

Trudeau attempts to shift narrative to focus on gun control

9/20/2019
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Andrew Scheer will gut Canada's gun control laws. At least, that's what Trudeau seems to think will happen under an Andrew Scheer Conservative government. To talk more about gun control statements made by Trudeau today, Daniel Fritter joined the show, the publisher for Calibre Magazine.

Duration:00:13:23

The continued rise of deepfake technology

9/20/2019
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“Deep fake technology” is becoming a dangerous tool of spreading lies and fake information. Michael Hainsworth is a 'futurist' and co-host of 'The Geeks & Beats podcast'.

Duration:00:09:34

On the air with Business in Vancouver - Trudont

9/20/2019
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Kirk LaPointe, Editor-in-Chief for Business in Vancouver wrote a piece with some thoughts on Trudeau's blackface.

Duration:00:06:50

Global climate strike commences with millions in the streets

9/20/2019
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If you search 'climate strike' on Twitter under videos, you'll find content from all over the world over the last 6-7 hours of literally millions of people marching. Vancouver is one of the cities joining the global climate strike, and Rebecca Hamilton one of the strike organizers with Sustainabiliteens, returns to the show.

Duration:00:15:09

The Full Show Podcast: Brown face fallout, a tribute to a late member of the Sikh community who faced racism, a lack of opioids for those truly in need & more!

9/19/2019
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Highlights from this episode: Trudeau faces the music 24 hours later and more bombshells being dropped on Justin Trudeau. There weren’t just 2 instances, there are now confirmed to be at least 3 cases of blackface. Remembrance of a tragic legion experience Andy Baryer reached out to Lynda Steele regarding a story about a Sikh man who got banned from a legion for wearing a turban. He recently passed away, and Andy thought this was the best time to honour this man who stood in the face of...

Duration:01:30:24

Where we live: Robson Square

9/19/2019
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What does the future of Robson Square hold for us? Margaret Wittgens fills us in. She's a spokesperson with the City of Vancouver.

Duration:00:05:53

Have you heard of a 'death doula'?

9/19/2019
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In-studio we have a death doula sharing her experience dealing with death and dead people. How did she choose this career and what keeps her interest?

Duration:00:06:41

Woman describes her struggle to get opioid medication she desperately needs

9/19/2019
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The guest featured in this segment is someone who truly needs opioids. She didn't want to provide her real name for confidentiality reasons, but she tells her story. She's not an addict, just a woman with some medical conditions that cause great pain.

Duration:00:14:06

A special political panel on the blackface fallout. What do the Liberals do next?

9/19/2019
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We take an in-depth look at what this means, from voices who have experience in this realm. Barinder Rasode was a Surrey mayoral candidate in 2014, and founder of National Institute for Cannabis Health and Education (NICHE) Canada. Indira Prahst is an Instructor and Past Chair, Department of sociology who specializes in Racism and race and ethnic relations at Langara College.

Duration:00:15:42

A history of blackface

9/19/2019
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Where does blackface originate? And what makes it actually offensive? Eric Chapman takes a look. A colourful political panel: Processing the Trudeau situation

Duration:00:05:42

Report released on the expenses scandal at the leg

9/19/2019
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Auditor General Carole Bellringer releases report on expenses policies/practices of Speaker and Sergeant-at-Arms. Richard Zussman is the Global BC Online Legislative Reporter

Duration:00:08:00

A surprise phone call from Wake Up Surrey

9/19/2019
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Sukhi Sandhu who is with Wake Up Surrey, called in with some very passionate thoughts about what is going on in Canada today in the wake of the Trudeau blackface scandal.

Duration:00:05:54

In the wake of the Trudeau spotlight, a tribute to a disrespected Sikh Colonel

9/19/2019
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A local story of a South Asian man was turned down from a legion because he was wearing a turban. Andy Baryer reached out to us with this story, and joined us in-studio.

Duration:00:11:22

At the box office: Last Blood

9/19/2019
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It’s time to head to the box office! Movie guy Steve Stebbing is here to help steer you to the right theatre this weekend. Some of the highlights in this edition include the new Breaking Bad movie maybe making its way to Vancouver theatres, as well as a crazy back to school PSA that involves school shootings. Steve Stebbing is a Movie connoisseur and critic! You can find him on twitter @theStevilDead or at SteveStebbing.ca

Duration:00:06:25

24 hours later. The fallout for Justin Trudeau's 'brown face'

9/19/2019
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It has now been a full day since Justin Trudeau came under fire and was put in the hot seat for a photo that surfaced from a party in 2001. The theme of the party was Arabian Nights, and Justin Trudeau had his face and hands painted brown. He was asked about other instances of this, and didn't necessarily lead us to believe there was more. Well, there were 3 instances in total, at least. What do the Liberals do next? Zain Belji is a political campaign strategist with ties to the...

Duration:00:10:08