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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, January 31, 2017 Maureen Googoo, editor of kukukwes.com, tells us about how a Nova Scotian judge sided with a Mi'kmaw band on a gas-storage project appeal in Alton. Sociology professor Howard Ramos gives us some advice on how to avoid being psychologically destroyed by your news feed in this age of political turmoil. And we're joined by musician Dame Alexander along with Chef Live Richard Julien to talk about music, food, and life. Jan 31, 2017, 03:24 PM
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The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Tim Bousquet with the Halifax Examiner and Metro Halifax reporter Yvette D'Entremont join us in the studio for this week's episode of Municipal Matters. Today at 03:34 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 21, 2018 A recent poll suggests that 85% of people hate their jobs. We speak with professional speaker and author Corey Poirier about his new book to address this. We hear from Metro Halifax reporter Zane Woodford about his new article about a report saying that Halifax buses tend to break down more than average. He says he's gotten some flack from Halifax Transit. Former educator Molly Hurd weighs in on the Glaze Report and the state of education in Nova Scotia. And Dr. Sara Kirk, Dalhousie's director of the Healthy Populations Institute tells us about Froogie - an East Coast solution for keeping you and your family healthy. Today at 02:07 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Wednesday, February 21, 2018 At the start of the hour we chat with interim Progressive Conservative party leader Karla MacFarlane about what the opposition thinks about the Glaze Report and yesterday's strike vote from the Nova Scotia Teachers Union. And Howard Maker with the Commission for Complaints for Telecom-Television Services tells us about lessons learned from a Public Mobile phone plan increase. Today at 01:55 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 3 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 20, 2018 East Coast Credit Union president and CEO Ken Shea joins us to talk about crashing stock markets and what to do about them for this week's edition of Money Matters. Today at 11:46 AM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 2 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 20, 2018 At the top of the hour, we chat with Philip Moscovitch about the Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program. He tells us about his son's experience with his diagnosis and treatment. Finn Poschmann, president of the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council weighs in on whether or not Nova Scotia teachers are doing the right thing by holding a strike vote today. Student entrepreneurs are gathering at Saint Mary's University this week for a business development conference. We find out more from organizer Kaitlyn Tousenard and former participant Matt Wowchuk to find out more. And we speak with editorial cartoonist Michael De Adder about his upcoming trip to New Brunswick following the death of Rebecca Schofield. The teen died over the weekend and is being remembered for her do-gooder movement #BeccaToldMeTo. Feb 20, 2018, 03:13 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 1 p.m. The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 20, 2018 The Nova Scotia Teachers Union is preparing to hold a strike vote today. We speak with union head Liette Doucet about their next move. We chat with Luc Erjavec of Restaurants Canada about server tips and taxes. Nova Scotia Power recently set up a Tesla power grid pilot to create a more reliable wind power system in the province. We find out more from Mark Candor, one of the homeowners testing this system. LakeCity employment services are launching a new program to help people with mental illness find work. Executive director Liam O'Rourke joins us in studio to tell us about LakeCity Works. Marieke Walsh with Global Halifax tells us about a new opportunity waiting for her in Ontario. And Adrian Morris, member of Halifax-based band Neon Dreams, tells us about their decision last week to pull out of a tour with Hedley amidst the band's sexual misconduct allegations.   Feb 20, 2018, 02:49 PM
The Sheldon MacLeod Show - 12:30 The Sheldon MacLeod Show - Tuesday, February 20, 2018 At the start of the show, News 95.7 anchor Alicia Draus and Twitter commentator Daniel Simms join us in the studio to talk about the top news stories this week for Power Lunch. Feb 20, 2018, 02:48 PM
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