In this roundup of our week's Election 2021 coverage, experts help us evaluate some of the most important issues to Canadians: child care, housing, Indigenous priorities, climate change, and the opioid crisis.
September 17, 2021 - 26:15
September 17, 2021 - 8:24
Hamilton-Niagara Hub journalist Justin Chandler discusses how transit systerms could "build back better."
September 17, 2021 - 20:07
Erin Kelly, CEO of Advanced Symbolics, Inc., rounds up the last days of the federal election.
September 16, 2021 - 39:28
We break down the various party platforms on climate change.
September 16, 2021 - 18:12
New Democratic Party Leader Jagmeet Singh talks to Steve Paikin about his party's plans during this election campaign.
September 15, 2021 - 29:03
How are election campaigns handling Indigenous issues so prevalent during this past year?
September 15, 2021 - 26:19
We talk to three Indigenous candidates running in the 2021 election about their priorities.
September 14, 2021 - 27:33
Evaluation election promises for child care and daycare for Ontarians.
September 14, 2021 - 26:57
What will each major party do to alleviate the housing crisis gripping many Ontario cities?
September 13, 2021 - 20:40
Do any of the major political parties have a workable plan to address the crisis gripping Canada?
Journalists are making an effort, but the leaders are sticking with pre-packaged responses.
Thanks to AI polling from Advanced Symbolics, we have insight into what’s resonating most with voters.
Rumours are swirling that Doug Ford’s government is getting cold feet due to the fourth wave — and that could mean changes to fall plans.
In 1990, the Ontario Tories went after the Liberals with a stinky-fish ad. You’d think the federal Liberals would be getting the same treatment in 2021.
What's on This Week
MonSep 20Canada's Growing Labour ShortageAs provinces look toward economic recovery, some business sectors are struggling to hire workers. What can be done to help them? Then, what's life like for a grocery clerk who worked on the front lines during the pandemic? And, what does the latest report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) tell Canadians about the climate future?
TueSep 21Election 2021 DebriefThe Agenda discusses the results of the 2021 federal election and what it will mean for Ontario. And, Erin Kelly tells us how Polly, the AI algorithm, did with her predictions and whether enough questions were answered during the campaign for voters.
WedSep 22Minority Rule: Time for a Different Approach?Could a new minority parliament in Canada usher in an era of unprecedented party cooperation? Then, former Liberal cabinet member Jody Wilson-Raybould discusses her new book, "Indian in the Cabinet: Speaking Truth to Power."
ThuSep 23Voicing Canada's Interests on the World StageElection 2021 didn't include a lot of discussion on foreign policy. Why not? Then, Columbia University professor Adam Tooze talks about how economies are being reshaped as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
FriSep 24Ontario Hubs and The Agenda's WeekOntario Hub journalists report on stories they're following. And, we review our week of programs.