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Feeling drowned out by American media? Wanting to become more up to date with Canada? You've found the right Podcast. The Perri Platform highlights Canadian news and politics, broken down in ways that make it easy to stay informed.

Feeling drowned out by American media? Wanting to become more up to date with Canada? You've found the right Podcast. The Perri Platform highlights Canadian news and politics, broken down in ways that make it easy to stay informed.
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Canada

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Feeling drowned out by American media? Wanting to become more up to date with Canada? You've found the right Podcast. The Perri Platform highlights Canadian news and politics, broken down in ways that make it easy to stay informed.

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English


Episodes

EP 17: Canada Fights ISIS Connections and The UK Rethinks Rape

4/19/2019
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A Canadian tribunal finds a refugee guilty of aiding ISIS. The UK rethinks automatic parental rights for rapists and we check in on the stock markets.

Duration:00:17:29

EP 16: MAGA Hat Supporter Attacked: The Issue with American Politics

4/17/2019
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An African MAGA hat supporter is assaulted. We dive into the cultural implications of this and the issues with American politics. After, we discuss Facebook's latest data scandal and producers cracking down on Canadian piracy.

Duration:00:19:18

EP 15: Going Green – Canada’s Latest Strides

4/15/2019
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Maple Leaf launches a new plant-based protein facility. British Columbia vows to remove gas powered vehicles by 2040 and we catch up on the latest Canadian polling data.

Duration:00:20:03

EP 14: Ontario Budget 2019

4/12/2019
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We breakdown the highlights of the Conservative government's Ontario budget for 2019. Additionally, we report on a recent study that revealed nearly 33% of Alberta's political Twitter discussions are being run by bots. Submit viewer questions and comments to perriplatform@gmail.com for a chance to be featured.

Duration:00:21:41

EP 13: Trudeau Threatens to Sue Conservative Leader

4/10/2019
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Justin Trudeau threatens a lawsuit against the current conservative leader, Andrew Scheer. Additionally, Canada's privacy commission reports back on the Equifax data breach of 2017 with updated findings.

Duration:00:20:55

EP 12: Censoring Social Media and Environmental Innovation

4/8/2019
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A cabinet minister flirts with the notion of government regulations on social media. Also, Canada is set to build the first ever negative emissions plant. Then we end with a tale about a traveling corpse making it back to Canada.

Duration:00:20:17

EP 11: Ford's Mandatory Math and Canada's Failing Tech Sector

4/5/2019
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Doug Ford's government proposes an absurd mandatory math test for all Ontario teachers. Also, we examine the full extents of the failures plaguing Canada's tech industry. We end off with a segment on the Jussie Smollett catastrophe.

Duration:00:21:19

EP 10: Rayboulds SNC Phone Call Exposed

4/3/2019
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Raybould releases a surprising phone conversation with previous clerk of the privy council, Wernick. Nova Scotia becomes the first nation in North American to move towards an opt-out organ donation system and Bitcoin surges!

Duration:00:21:29

EP 9: China's Detention Camps and Conservatives Meet Environment

4/1/2019
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Witness accounts of China's detention camps come to light and the Ontario conservative government faces criticism over their unveiled environmental action plan.

Duration:00:22:53

EP 8: Trudeau Tumbles and Sensationalism Syndrome

3/29/2019
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Trudeau's approval ratings continual to tumble amidst SNC. Also, we dive into an article that stirred up panic, using it to explain the dangers on sensationalism.

Duration:00:20:32

EP 7: Mental Madness - University Suicides and Solitary Confinement

3/27/2019
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The University of Toronto comes under fire for brushing off student suicides, Ontario begins to question solitary confinement and we update you on the latest craziness of Brexit.

Duration:00:19:16

EP 6: Trump, Guns and McD's - Hello Canamerica

3/25/2019
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The Mueller Report is finally released. Join us as we discuss the results followed by segments on Canada's controversial gun survey and McDonald's new hiring process.

Duration:00:20:55

EP 5: Huawei, China and Canola - A Recipe For Disaster

3/23/2019
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China attempts to cripple Canada's canola industry in relation to the Huawei conundrum. Join us as we tackle this issue and recall the chain of events that led us here.

Duration:00:21:18

EP 4: The First Time Home Buyer Incentive

3/22/2019
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The Canadian Liberal government announces their First Time Home Buyer Incentive. Join us as we dissect the proposal and reveal the drastic downsides of it.

Duration:00:21:55

EP 3: Ontario's Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey

3/20/2019
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The results of Ontario's Student Voices on Sexual Violence Survey have been released. Join us as we discuss the findings and why the data set comes with fatal flaws.

Duration:00:24:09

EP 2: Facebook Bans Antivax and Ontario's Classroom Changes

3/18/2019
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Facebook drops the BAN HAMMER on anti-vaxxers, Ontario packs more students into classes and people find interesting ways to stream movies. All on this episode of The Perri Platform.

Duration:00:21:50

EP 1: Canada's SNC Scandal Breakdown

3/17/2019
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Join us as we tackle the SNC scandal that has swept over Canada. Discussions surrounding Boeing and Brave New World make for a stacked episode.

Duration:00:28:13