#onpoli, a TVO podcast, is all about Ontario politics. Join hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath for candid interviews and a deeper understanding of how politics touches our day-to-day lives. When it comes to #onpoli, we're here to give you the bigger picture.


Air Date: October 29, 2019 - 57:22
At a live recording at Ryerson University, co-hosts Steve Paikin and John Michael McGrath answer questions from students about the election results and what comes next for Trudeau's minority government.
Air Date: October 18, 2019 - 21:53
Attorney General Jagmeet Singh? Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism Yves-François Blanchet? Steve and John Michael break down possible scenarios in a hung parliament.
Air Date: October 17, 2019 - 50:52
Two contrasting views on anti-immigration attitudes with independent Canadian senator Ratna Omidvar, and Eric Kaufmann, author of "Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration and the Future of White Majorities."
Air Date: October 10, 2019 - 1:05:44
Three political insiders on the dark art of dividing Canadians using polarizing wedge issues.
Air Date: October 04, 2019 - 47:15
Elly Alboim breaks down how to prepare leaders for a debate that can make or break their campaign and Steve Paikin shares his experience moderating three federal leaders' debates.
Air Date: September 30, 2019 - 41:48
Preston Manning and Avi Lewis discuss the potential for populist politics to take root in Canada, and how populism can be channeled to positive ends.
Air Date: September 23, 2019 - 44:47
From reconciliation to the question of genocide, Ontario Regional Chief Roseanne Archibald discusses the federal election and shares her own journey through trauma.
Air Date: September 16, 2019 - 35:12
From the carbon tax to cap and trade to court challenges, we take a good look at how carbon pricing is shaping up this election.
Air Date: September 09, 2019 - 1:22
From populism to the carbon tax and disinformation, Season 3 of the #onpoli podcast focuses on the upcoming federal election.
Air Date: September 09, 2019 - 48:56
The new wave of third-party groups: are they toxic to democracy? CBC reporter Kaleigh Rogers and Jeff Ballingall, founder of Ontario Proud and Canada Proud, weigh in.