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COMMONS is a documentary podcast that proves Canada is anything but boring. Each season, host Arshy Mann guides you through the country’s dark underbelly, bringing you stories about crime, corruption and all manner of misdeeds. more

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Migrant farm workers are the backbone of Canada’s agricultural economy. But because they can be fired and deported at will, their voices are rarely ever heard in this country. more

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  • Commons

    I don’t listen to every season because the topics don’t always appeal to me, but the new season about Work is excellent. The experience of workers in our economy is something journalists haven’t paid enough attention to. This podcast does!

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    Canadaa month ago
  • My Intro To Canadaland

    After getting multiple recommendations to listen, I finally gave it a shot. White Saviours, told by an African speaker about the manipulation of ‘charitable’ organizations. Something I already knew from voluntourism but learning about We Charity was mind blowing. Since that series, I’ve been a loyal fan and proud supporter

    Apple Podcasts
    Canada4 months ago
  • Very good, some questionable takes

    This is a really interesting and though provoking podcast. I don’t always agree with the conclusions but they are well presented and informative. One issue I have with this last season is the presentation of the Blackmore clan and its disgusting leader as misunderstood, blameless victims. A propaganda session with a favored child - given the mic unchallenged-to downplay the harm inflicted on followers. Disgusted for those young girls who were forced to marry old men and were sexually abused and ... more

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    Emma and Mocha
    Canada4 months ago
  • One of the best podcasts in Canada

    Well worth Canadaland subscription just for Commons alone.

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    Canada4 months ago
  • Great podcast

    Most of the smart things I say at dinner parties come from this podcast. Thanks guys! I owe you one.

    Apple Podcasts
    Canada4 months ago

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