Tag: national

The National for Sept. 12, 2019 — First Debate, U.S. Politics, Vaping Fears

*)>>Adrienne: TONIGHT… THE FIRST DEBATE.>>Andrew: BUT NOT ALL OF THE LEADERS TAKE THE STAGE.>>The Hon. Andrew Scheer: I THINK THAT –>>Andrew: A FIRST LOOK AT THE CHALLENGERS AND FACT-CHECKING AND A LIBERAL PROMISE. AND ROSEMARY WITH THE “AT ISSUE” PANEL.>>SUB-QUALITY INVESTIGATION.>>Adrienne: IN THE U.S. A BABY STEP TOWARDS IMPEACHMENT HEARINGS.>>Andrew: FEARS ABOUT VAPING.>>IT JUST TASTES GOOD.>>Andrew: THE EVIDENCE IS MOUNTING....

Response to Government to the National Apology (Tom Calma)

Prime Minister, the Hon Kevin Rudd; Opposition Leader, Brendan Nelson; the Minister for Indigenous Affairs, the Hon Jenny Macklin; former Prime Ministers, Professor Bruce Wilson representing the late Sir Ronald Wilson, Stolen Generations patrons Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue and Bobby Randall, Chair of the National Sorry Day Committee Helen Moran, and Chair of the Stolen Generations Alliance Christine King Ministers, members...

The National for Sept. 10, 2019 — Canada Votes, U.S. Politics, The Handmaid’s Sequel

[*]>>Adrienne: YOU TONIGHT, ITS ELECTION EVE.>>Andrew: A CALL ONLY HOURS AWAY. THE LEADERS, THE VOTERS, THE STAKES. ROSEMARY BREAKS IT ALL DOWN FROM RIDEAU HALL.>>>DONALD TRUMP’S NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISOR IS OUT.>>Adrienne: AND SUBWAY SUICIDES ARE ON THE RISE. HOW CANADA’S BIGGEST PUBLIC TRANSIT SYSTEM IS TURNING TO COMMUTERS FOR HELP.>>Andrew: PLUS, THE “HANDMADE’S ” SEQUEL>>THIS IS MORE THAN A BOOK...

The National for Sept. 9, 2019 — Dorian Aftermath, Pipeline Politics, Brexit Mayhem

(*)>>Adrienne: TONIGHT, FROM NOVA SCOTIA, LIFE IN THE WAKE OF DORIAN.>>IT’S A SMALL PLACE AND THIS STUFF HAPPENS.>>Adrienne: NO POWER, NO CELL SERVICE, NO IDEA WHEN THEY’LL BE OUT OF THE DARK.>>Andrew: ALSO TONIGHT, BREXIT MAYHEM.>>(Speaker of the House): ORDER!>>Andrew: AND A COLOURFUL CHARACTER PLANS HIS EXIT.>>I’M NEVER GOING TO GET TIRED OF HOLDING THIS THING.>>Andrew: BIANCA ANDREESCU GETS THE...

Campus Argument Goes Viral As Evergreen State Is Caught In Racial Turmoil (HBO)

Last month, Evergreen State College in Washington went crazy— when a professor of evolutionary biology named Brett Weinstein objected to a Day of Absence— when white students and faculty were asked to voluntarily leave campus. Weinstein branded it a form of racial segregation. A group of student protesters called him a racist. The confrontation incited further protests, debates over free...