We’re back! With another new episode! Sorry for the delay comrades. Today we have our friend Avery back on the show to discuss “dog whistles” and coded langugage in politics. Does the alt-right & their memes compare to the old “states rights” politics of yesterday? Or is it an entirely different beast altogether? Tune in […]

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The Quebec election was a sea change in the province and us anglophones discuss what went on there, with guest Gabe to help us navigate the political landscape. Quebec Solidaire made big gains, but the sitting government of the CAQ is reactionary and right-wing as ever. We discuss the history of Quebec politics to give […]

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Today we’re joined by an activist with the Victoria Tenants Action Group to talk about the housing crisis in Victoria & other cities in this country and the world. Many locations are suffering from a chronic shortage of housing as well as sky high rents which affects every facet of people’s lives. We discuss how […]

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With Donald Trump tearing up trade deals left right and centre around the world we thought we’d chime in with the Canadian perspective on what the hell is going on with NAFTA. It was a pretty crappy trade deal for workers from the beginning, but after several decades of economic restructuring what would its cancellation […]

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On today’s episode we talk about Elon Musk and the shaky financial foundation of one of the world’s most well known electric car manufacturers: Tesla. Joining us is a mysterious stranger from Reddit whose comment caught our attention some months ago: np.reddit.com/r/news/comments/8o…p_musk_of/e06xe3v/ We talk about the recent news surrounding Elon Musk & the financials of […]

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With the referendum in British Columbia to ditch first past the post in favour of proportional representation just around the corner, we have on the show an activist from the prorep movement to talk about the topic. We discuss why FPTP needs to be replaced, some of the different systems being propsed as well as […]

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The Democratic Socialists of America are growing strong but who exactly are they and what does this mean? On the show today is our friend from the CPC to discuss the rise of a new socialist political movement in America, a short history of the DSA as well as a debate on the way forward […]

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Today on the show we have the president of the Canadian Union of Postal Workers Mike Palecek! We talk about the future of Canada Post, why CUPW is such a radical and progressive organisation, the spectre of privatisation, the labour and class struggle in general and even the looming threat of anthropogenic climate change. Change […]

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As is tradition, the folks at Out of Left Field attended the yearly Miner’s Memorial event up in Cumberland, British Columbia. Today we share with you the story of Ginger Goodwin, one of Canada’s greatest labour heroes who helped shape the history of the union struggle in Canada for the rest of time. We share […]

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