No Nonsense with Pamela Wallin
Hosted by Pamela Wallin, No Nonsense brings you a conversation with people making a difference. No filter, no spin, no nonsense.
The Global Food Security Crisis with Sylvain Charlebois
The Global Food Security Crisis with Sylvain Charlebois
What happens when global supply and demand gets out of sync? Sylvian Charlebois explains how the COVID hangover and supply chain issues create a global food security crisis.
Ukrainian War Update with Marcus Kolga
Kyiv is successfully repelling Russian troops and embassies are reopening in Ukraine – but the gruesome human toll continues to mount. Marcus Kolga weighs in on the chances of regime change in Moscow.
May 12 2022
Saskatchewan's Political and Economic Transformation with Dale Eisler
What is at the core of political identity? A look through a Saskatchewan lens. Dale Eisler, a journalist for over 25 years and author of From Left to Right: Saskatchewan's Political and Economic Transformation explains.
May 6 2022
Medical Assistance in Dying in Children's Literature with author Bill Richardson
How do you talk to kids about death - or medical assistance in dying? Author Bill Richardson explains what inspired his latest children’s book Last Week and why the truth can often ease the anxiety.
Apr 29 2022
Canada's Defence Role in Ukraine with David Perry
The brutal body count of both soldiers and civilians grows higher in Ukraine – so why is Russia still allowed to participate in international gatherings or use its veto at the UN? David Perry looks at the political and military situation on No Nonsense.
Apr 22 2022
Terry O'Reilly on his New Book and the World of Marketing
In the woke age, brands suddenly need to pick sides – but sometimes the message misses the mark. Terry O’Reilly, host of Under the Influence, explains what happens when politics and marketing clash.
Apr 15 2022
The Evolution of Journalism with Author Bill Fox
The news frames our reality... and tells us what's important. But when only some voices are represented, how do we get an accurate picture? Author and journalist Bill Fox explains why media needs to reinvent and return to its roots...more listening, less preaching!
Apr 8 2022
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Everything from Ukraine to the Oscar's Slaps - IPSOS CEO Darrell Bricker on the Latest Polls
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Apr 1 2022
Rotman School of Management Speaker Series: OutSpoken - Understanding Canadian’s Evolving Views on Business during COVID
From BAHM: The disruptive forces of the pandemic have created seismic shifts in how Canadians are thinking about business, the economy and their careers. Ideas that were once radical or distant possibilities (entire teams working from home, spiking inflation, sector-wide government subsidies) are now driving conversations across the country. Join a conversation with Canadian polling and public affairs expert John Wright (Executive Vice-President of Maru Public Opinion) and Canadian Senator Pamela Wallin as they unpack the trendlines in Canadian public opinion and decode what it means for leaders and managers navigating an constantly changing landscape.
Mar 31 2022
A Panel on Ukraine with Marcus Kolga, Hugh Segal, & Mark Norman
Russia’s rampage across Ukraine has been met with resistance on the ground but the West has been troubling timid. On this week’s No Nonsense, three good minds consider next steps… join Mark Norman, Hugh Segal, and Marcus Kolga.
Mar 24 2022
The Energy Crisis with David Yager
Why has Canada shifted from hone grown oil production to importing from ruthless tyrants? David Yager analyzes the energy crisis, and how it’s impacting Canadians at the pump and grocery store.
Mar 16 2022
Two Perspectives on Ukraine with Martin Gaal and Mark Norman
Beyond the humanitarian disaster, Russia's invasion is permanently reshaping geo-politics. Retired Vice-Admiral Mark Norman brings 40 years of experience to the table, and joins scholar Dr. Martin Gaal. The insights are smart and frightening.
Mar 9 2022
The Crisis in Ukraine with Andrew Leslie
Why wasn’t NATO ready for Putin? Former Army Commander Lt. Gen. Andrew Leslie on the crisis in Ukraine and the impact here at home.
Mar 4 2022
Canadian Public Opinion on Current Events with Pollster John Wright
Pandemic politics is polarizing the politicians and the public. Can we build back the bridges? Pollster John Wright shares the latest on public opinion.
Feb 25 2022
Pandemic Update with Virus Expert Dr. Jason Kindrachuk
What do Friday the Thirteenth movies and the pandemic have in common? According to Virologist Dr. Jason Kindrachuk, we’re in part 6 and waiting to see what happens next. A pandemic update on 𝘕𝘰 𝘕𝘰𝘯𝘴𝘦𝘯𝘴𝘦.
Feb 18 2022
Michael Geist Returns to discuss Internet Censorship
According to internet law expert Michael Geist, online Canadian content regulations are a tick box exercise that privileges some and excludes others. On this week’s No Nonsense, how we can actually support Canadian content creators without new regulations!
Feb 15 2022
More on MAiD with Advance Consent Advocate Ron Posno
On our last podcast, MAiD provider Dr. Stefanie Green - now here's the perspective from someone living with early dementia. Ron Posno, advance consent MAiD advocate joins the conversation.
Feb 8 2022
The Stories of Those who Choose MAiD with Dr. Stefanie Green
How did Dr. Stefanie Green go from delivering babies to delivering patients from intolerable suffering? She tells the story of how she became a provider of MAiD and shares the compelling stories of those who chose a dignified death.
Feb 4 2022
Working Together on a Net Zero Future with John Stackhouse
How will we heat our homes or cross this vast country while keeping our planet green? John Stackhouse has a post-political plan, but in means real collaboration between governments and the energy sector. Possible? Tune in.
Jan 31 2022
Finding Consolation in Difficult Times with Michael Ignatieff
A powerful talk with Michael Ignatieff on consolation, owning up to failure, and the power of moving forward in the face of challenges on this edition of No Nonsense.
Jan 25 2022