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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 pm Starting our Monday show with Liane Tessier, a former Halifax firefighter who won an 'uphill battle' to have discrimination case heard. We also talk about the effects on her mental health. President of the Halifax Association of Black Firefighters, Kevin Reide, discusses the change in culture and leadership in the fire service. Chris Fields, professor emeritus of Statistics at Dalhousie University, joins us to talk about the census. Leah Parsons tells us about a kids and dogs camp happening in August.   May 06, 2016, 03:16 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, February 16, 2018 Lisa Saunders and Angela Rudderham with Bridgeway Academy join us in the studio to talk about memory for this week's episode of Higher Learning. Feb 16, 2018, 03:48 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, February 16, 2018 Dalhousie University posted this week about seeking diverse candidates which prompted some to complain of “reverse racism.” Dr. Jerry Flores is an assistant professor in the sociology department at U of T and he tells us why he believes the concept of reverse racism is flawed. We speak with Environment Minister Iain Rankin about a new report on greenhouse gas emissions. Local advocate El Jones joins us to offer her thoughts on the deportation case involving former Nova Scotia foster child Abdoul Abdi. And Halifax Magazine editor Trevor J. Adams joins us to talk about beer news this week. Feb 16, 2018, 03:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, February 16, 2018 Mayor Mike Savage joins us to discuss yesterday’s meeting of mayors of Canada’s big cities. And we open the phone lines this hour to hear what's on your mind. Feb 16, 2018, 02:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Friday, February 16, 2018 Education commentator, teacher and Halifax County NSTU union official Paul Wozney offers his take on the current dispute between the province and teachers, including the latest from the Education Minister on principals and vice-principals. And with Nova Scotia school boards on the axing table, Pamela Lovelace of Equal Voice NS joins us to talk about how this will take away important positions from Nova Scotia women. Feb 16, 2018, 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Thursday, February 15, 2018 NDP leader Gary Burrill joins us to discuss the current stalemate between the province and the teachers union, The Glaze report and the coming sitting of the legislature. And News 95.7 reporter Chris Halef was in federal court this morning for the case involving Abdoul Abdi and he joins is to discuss the latest. Feb 16, 2018, 12:18 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Thursday, February 15, 2018 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what's on your mind. Feb 15, 2018, 12:16 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Thursday, February 15, 2018 Three Nova Scotia fisherman have been fined and banned from fishing for six months after video surfaced of them abusing a seal. Caitlin Buchanan was the concerned citizen who tipped off the DFO and joins us with her thoughts on the sentence. Air passenger rights advocate Gabor Lukacs believes recent headlines involving exotic support animals are taking away from the real discussion surrounding accessibility for those with disabilities. He joins us to tell us more. Documents obtained by Global show Leo Glavine used three different private email accounts while he was Nova Scotia's health minister, contravening government policy. Global News reporter Marieke Walsh discusses what she found after months of digging. And Parliament Hill reporter Cormac MacSweeney discusses today’s big city mayor’s meeting, the federal budget, federal meetings with the Boushie family this week and more. Feb 15, 2018, 12:10 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Thursday, February 15, 2018 At the start of the show, education consultant Paul Bennett will join us to discuss the current conflict between the teachers union and the province, with a strike vote scheduled for Tuesday. And Environment Minister Ian Rankin discusses the hiring of a prosecutor to specifically deal with cases involving the environment. We’ll also ask him about the effluent issue in Pictou County that prompted PEI Premier Wade MacLauchlan to write a letter to the Premier. Feb 15, 2018, 12:06 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Wednesday, February 14, 2018 At the top of the hour, we speak with RCMP Cpl. Jennifer Clarke about shots fired into four homes in Lower Sackville this week. And activist Quentrel Provo tells us about his crowdfunding campaign to let young black people see the Black Panther in theatre for free. Feb 14, 2018, 03:41 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner and Zane Woodford with the Halifax Metro join us in the studio for this week's edition of Municipal Matters. Feb 14, 2018, 03:35 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Wednesday, February 14, 2018 We open the phone lines this hour to hear what's on your mind. Feb 14, 2018, 03:24 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show with Andrew Pinsent - Wednesday, February 14, 2018 The Nova Scotia Teachers Union is getting ready to hold a strike vote in protest of the province doing away with school boards - we hear from union president Liette Doucet to find out more. And Education Minister Zach Churchill calls in to respond to the union's move and defend the province's decision. Feb 14, 2018, 02:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Dr. Chambers says women are still facing an uphill climb in the science field and joins us to discuss her frustrations in a male-dominated field. And Jerry Howarth has announced his retirement from Toronto Blue Jays' broadcast booth, we'll have a conversation with him to wrap up today's show. Feb 13, 2018, 02:42 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 13, 2018 We open the phone lines from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. to hear what you have to say in today's open hour. Feb 13, 2018, 02:39 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 13, 2018 National Post reporter Marie Danielle-Smith has been covering the sexual harassment allegations as they come out against former Nova Scotia MP Peter Stoffer, she'll give us the full details to start the second hour. The province has announced a new student loan assistance plan, Education Minister Labi Kousoulis will tell us more about that. The Chronicle Herald reporter Andrea Gunn is covering the trial of Paul Calnen, the Nova Scotia man accused of killing his girlfriend was in front of Canada's top court on Monday.  And popular trans cartoonist Sophie Labelle discusses her decision to return to Halifax after abandoning a stop last summer because of death threats and a ‘dox’ campaign on social media. Feb 13, 2018, 01:12 PM