Episode 76

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12th Jan 2022

NLR Minute 10/12 - Where’s the Government?

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After federal teasing of mandatory vaccines, Quebec Premier Legault announces a “financial penalty” for Quebeckers who refuse to vaccinate. It draws serious questions about bodily sovereignty and the ability of the wealthy to avoid vaccination.

Conservative leader Erin O’Toole claims that Canada-US relations have never been worse. It’s definitely not true. Has O’Toole lost the script and where is the opposition right now? Is there even a government right now?

CUPE Ontario President Fred Hahn joins us in the CUPE Ontario Union Hall to discuss the extreme failures of the Ford government as Omicron cases surge and overwhelm Ontario’s healthcare system. It’s so much more than COVID though. It didn’t have to be this way and Ford is to blame.

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