And the problem of 'celebrating' getting the vaccine.
plus notes on Conservative zoom aesthetics & mid-century Canadian nationalism
Norman Bethune & China-Canada Relations, ft. Paul JayListen now (58 min) | The early years after the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War produced a new consensus among western elites …
Anti-Unionism in Canada, Part 2, ft. Stephanie RossListen now (46 min) | Donate to the show: https://www.patreon.com/bePatron?u=7353597 This is part 2 of my discussion with Dr. Stephanie Ross, associate…
/9/ Anti-Unionism in Canada, Part 1, ft. Stephanie RossListen now (50 min) | This week I talk to Dr. Stephanie Ross, associate professor and director of the School of Labour Studies at McMaster University. …
A Century of Canadian Socialism, feat. Ian McKayListen now (87 min) | In episode 8 of Sweater Weather, I talk to Ian McKay, professor of history at McMaster University and director of the L.R. Wilson…
Trailer Park Boys: Great Show or Greatest Show? feat. Clinton, Rory and Tyler from The Alberta AdvantageListen now (101 min) | The boys from The Alberta Advantage—Clinton, Rory, Tyler—visit Sweater Weather to gab about the boys from the trailer park—Ricky…
Could the Conservatives Wipe Out the NDP? feat. Steven C. HighListen now (14 min) | Will the next federal election spell doom for the NDP, out maneuvered by the Conservatives for working-class voters? I talk to St…
Deindustrialization in Canada and Beyond, feat. Steven C. HighListen now (49 min) | How has deindustrialization impacted the working class in Canada and around the world? In what ways is deindustrialization, a sid…
Canada, Global Capitalism & Socialist Possibilities, feat. Sam GindinListen now (70 min) | I’m delighted to talk to Sam Gindin, co-author of The Making of Global Capitalism (2012) a modern classic, as well as the more re…