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Voices of The Walrus

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Let us take you into the pages of the Walrus as a chorus of vibrant voices bring to life essays, fiction, poetry, illustrations and photography from some of Canada’s best writers and artists.

Let us take you into the pages of the Walrus as a chorus of vibrant voices bring to life essays, fiction, poetry, illustrations and photography from some of Canada’s best writers and artists.

Location:

Canada

Description:

Let us take you into the pages of the Walrus as a chorus of vibrant voices bring to life essays, fiction, poetry, illustrations and photography from some of Canada’s best writers and artists.

Twitter:

@AMIaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

1 800 567 6755


Episodes

What do you do with a Billion Grams of Surplus Weed?

9/21/2021
Cannabis legalization was supposed to be a license to print money. Three years on, nobody is turning a profit.

Duration:00:21:29

How Empty Storefronts are Killing our Neighbourhoods

9/21/2021
All over North America, speculators are raising rents and pushing out tenants. Will our cities ever be the same?

Duration:00:15:25

Breathing Trouble

9/21/2021
Tens of thousands of Canadians who have received asthma diagnoses don't actually have it.

Duration:00:13:34

The Double Exploitation of Deepfake Porn

9/9/2021
Discussions around deepfakes have focused on their political danger. But revenge porn and IP theft are the more pressing thefts.

Duration:00:11:59

The Maximalist House

9/9/2021
In a time of fearful self-restraint, sometimes more can be more.

Duration:00:17:10

Seahorse

9/9/2021
To build the life of her dreams Skye must first escape her dead-end Maritime town. Years later, she learns that you can reinvent yourself, but you can't leave tradegy behind.

Duration:00:23:23

Taken for the Team

9/2/2021
Esmaa Mohamoud's installations capture the way professional sports profit from Black bodies.

Duration:00:19:56

Salmon Sickness

9/2/2021
For years, Fisheries and Oceans Canada have minimized the risk of a virus some of its own scientists believe is threatening wild salmon.

Duration:00:36:18

Province of No Choice

8/22/2021
Why doctors are still fighting to provide abortion care in New Brunswick

Duration:00:49:25

Students for Sale

8/16/2021
International students are lied to, cheated, and exploited on multiple fronts. They are also propping up higher education as we know it.

Duration:00:48:39

Life in the Stacks: A Love Letter to Browsing

8/1/2021
Algorithms are integral to how we find and consume art. But old-fashioned browsing still has its benefits.

Duration:00:23:16

Affected Development: Will Kids Ever Recover from Isolation?

8/1/2021
For many children, our panicked pandemic lives are the only lives they've ever know. How will this affect them in later life?

Duration:00:12:27

Instagram Parent Trap

8/1/2021
Influencers modelling an idyllic image of motherhood are highly clickable - but pictures never tell the whole story.

Duration:00:23:16

Anti-Asian Racism is more than a Trending Topic

7/26/2021
When it comes to combating racism, marginalized groups shouldn't have to compete for attention.

Duration:00:20:43

The Team, the Fan, and the Severed Toes

7/26/2021
What's a person to do when their team loses year after year? For one diehard fan, it meant chopping digits

Duration:00:21:16

Same Vaccine, Different Effects: Why Women are feeling Worse afer the Jab.

7/26/2021
For decades, researchers have conducted flawed clinical trails. The Covid-19 vaccine was no different and women suffered thee consequences

Duration:00:13:54

What's Beyond the Surface of our Skin-care Obsession?

7/21/2021
Ariella Garmaise thought she was obsessed with skin care. What she really wanted was another chance at a lost year. How skin-care became her coping mechanism during Covid.

Duration:00:31:25

Little Sanctuary

7/21/2021
Caught between a deadly virus and a militarized revolution, one family sacrifices everything to get their children out.

Duration:00:31:25

Private Hands

7/21/2021
His job was being a personal assistant, but all his duties pertained to Harvey's collection. Provenance was everything. A perchase had to be like a royal marriage, the lineage assured.

Duration:00:44:06

The Great Cannabis Count

6/27/2021
Inside the statisticians' quest to quantify the hazy economy of weed

Duration:00:15:11