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I Used to be a Conservative

Brainstorm Podcast

Release Date: 01/22/2019

In this episode Cory, Lisa, Angela, Sarah, and Dave talk news, politics, and current events.
Here are the links for the news stories
 
US government shut down
Jameela Jamil’s campaign for body positivity and against pseudoscience like detoxes is one of my favourite things.
The Canadian election for PM is coming in October of this year.
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez isn’t as crazy in her economic policies as Republicans want people to think.
Canada give Saudi asylum seeker a place to go
Saudi teen on the run from her family lands in Toronto
BBC News - Paris 'gas explosion' kills three in city centre
China Sentences a Canadian, Robert Lloyd Schellenberg, to Death https://nyti.ms/2HakMf3
China calls Trudeau's remarks on Canadian's death sentence 'irresponsible'
Anti Vaxxers are one of the top 10 health threats in 2019 ( a list of all ten appears in this Newsweek article)
 
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