(Short Cuts) The Han Dong Situation is Bad Either Way
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Either Beijing has corrupted our democracy at the highest level or agents in the Canadian security apparatus are subverting the PMO by illegally leaking information that's either mistaken, exaggerated or both. Both scenarios are troubling. And the national crime spree that we can’t legally talk much about - youth crime & reporting bans. Host: Jesse Brown Credits: Aviva Lessard (Producer), Caleb Thompson (Audio Editor & Technical Producer), Annette Ejiofor (Managing Editor) Guest: Joanna Chiu   Further reading:  Liberal MP Han Dong secretly advised Chinese diplomat in 2021 to delay freeing Two Michaels: sources - Global NewsThink you understand ‘foreign influence’? Here’s a guide to the scandal shaking Canadian politics - Toronto StarChinese interference in Canada? Chinese Canadians say they reported it for years — and were ignored - Toronto StarChina’s Vancouver consulate interfered in 2022 municipal election, according to CSIS - Globe and MailChina Unbound: A New World Disorder - Joanna ChiuNew Brunswick patients call on government to reopen investigation into cluster of neurological conditions - Globe and Mail Two months in youth court: An inside look at the Toronto teen swarming murder case - Toronto StarMother decries 'senseless' fatal stabbing of son outside Vancouver coffee shop - CBC  Sponsors: Douglas, Calm   If you value this podcast, Support us! You’ll get premium access to all our shows adfree, including early releases & bonus content. You’ll also get our exclusive newsletter, more than anything, you’ll be a part of the solution to Canada’s journalism crisis, you’ll be keeping our work free and accessible to everybody.     You can listen ad-free on Amazon Music—included with Prime. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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