By Ian Bushfield | Published by politicoast.ca
Ep 133: Social Media is Bad
In an effort not to let the scandal that’s been plaguing his government for months die, Justin Trudeau has threatened the Official Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer with a libel lawsuit. Meanwhile, ousted Liberal MP Jane Philpott accused the Prime Minister of violating the Reform Act.
Then, we interview the four panellists of an SFU Public Square and BC Civil Discourse Society debate on whether social media is destroying democracy. Look for the full audio from that debate on this feed early next week.
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Segment 1: You can’t criticize SNC
- Trudeau threatens to sue Scheer
- Philpott claims violation of Reform Act
- Erin Weir says me too
- Speaker rules against Philpott
- Philpott’s riding association exec resign
- “Diversity only works if there is trust”
Segment 2: Social media is bad
This podcast was originally published by politicoast.ca on April 12, 2019.