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Dave Trafford's been doing his radio show since September 1983, when he flipped the mic switch on in the master control studio at CJUT - University of Toronto Radio. This is a series of podcasts ranging in subjects from politics to entertainment, from public policy issues to matters of music and performing arts. Above all, it includes interviews with some of the coolest people on the planet! Enjoy

Dave Trafford's been doing his radio show since September 1983, when he flipped the mic switch on in the master control studio at CJUT - University of Toronto Radio. This is a series of podcasts ranging in subjects from politics to entertainment, from public policy issues to matters of music and performing arts. Above all, it includes interviews with some of the coolest people on the planet! Enjoy
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Dave Trafford's been doing his radio show since September 1983, when he flipped the mic switch on in the master control studio at CJUT - University of Toronto Radio. This is a series of podcasts ranging in subjects from politics to entertainment, from public policy issues to matters of music and performing arts. Above all, it includes interviews with some of the coolest people on the planet! Enjoy

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Episodes

Dave's Radio Show: Walking On The Moon

7/16/2019
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Digging into the radio archives and I've dusted off a News Special Jeff Moss and I produced in July of 2009 to mark the 40th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission and the first moon landing. The mission began on July 16th, 1969. The Earth rumbled as the world stood still watching the Apollo 11 rocket roar into the Florida sky. Four days later, Neil Armstrong became the first human to set foot on the lunar surface. This special was broadcast on Newstalk 1010 in Toronto on July 20th, 2009 -...

Duration:00:34:18

Dave's Radio Show: The Highway of Heroes

12/7/2018
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December 8th, 2008. We welcomed home the remains of the 100th Canadian killed in the war in Afghanistan. The Hercules aircraft carrying three coffins landed in the sunshine at CFB Trenton just after mid-day. That’s where they began their journey along the Highway of Heroes. Thousands of Canadians stopped what they were doing, braved the cold and stood out on the overpasses along the 401 and the Don Valley Parkway as the cortege made its way to the Coroners’ Office in downtown...

Duration:00:42:52

Dave's Radio Show: Embedded in Kandahar

11/30/2018
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I produced this radio documentary 10 years ago, in December of 2008. It's based on the Governor General Award winning book Fifteen Days by journalist, broadcaster and author Christie Blatchford. As the title suggests, Christie highlights fifteen of the days she spent embedded with Canadian forces at the peak of the war against the Taliban in Afghanistan.They are stories of bravery, friendship, life and death; these are the stories of the men and women who fought and died in Afghanistan.

Duration:00:29:43

Dave's Radio Show: Buddy Guy

9/12/2018
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He gave up his full time as a truck driver to play his guitar. He is a Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famer; he's influenced and inspired guitar gods like Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimi Hendrix; and he credits Canadians for putting him on the music map. In this episode, we make iContact with the legendary Buddy Guy.

Duration:00:15:32

Dave's Radio Show: Bill Browder

9/12/2018
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In this episode we make iContact with Bill Browder. His day to day life reads like a page turning spy thriller novel since he ran afoul of Russian authorities in 2005. Bill Browder is the founder and CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, which was the investment adviser to the largest foreign investment fund in Russia. He was declared a “threat to national security” as a result of his battle against corruption which is at the heart of the Russia's corporate sector and the highest levels...

Duration:00:24:34