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Racial Profiling in the Name of Equality - 6CR #28

Racial Profiling in the Name of Equality - 6CR #28

August 24, 2018

Accusations of racism have been directed at a principal from a school in Etobicoke and an NYC private school. Darnell & Joel discuss the following:

  • List of black students distributed in Etobicoke school to track “achievement gaps”
  • NYC private school segregation of students
  • Toronto's Africentric Alternative School 
  • Institutional Racism

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Reference Articles:

Father files human rights claim after discovering 'black list' of students in Etobicoke school

Posh school’s plan to segregate students by race draws parents’ ire

Africentric Alternative School

Institutional Racism defined in CBC.ca article and Mises.org Article

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Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

Real Solutions to Gun Violence with Dr. Joseph Smith - 6CR #27

August 17, 2018

Dr Joseph Smith from Generation Chosen joins Darnell & Joel to discuss what his organization is doing to address the needs of those most vulnerable in our society and consequently prevent gun violence. The conversation covers the following:

  • Why youth turn to the black market and guns
  • How Generation Chosen is involved in the community
  • Emotional intelligence and root causes of "bad behaviour" in school
  • Mental health 
  • Government solutions vs non-profit solutions to gun violence

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Previous episode on guns 6CR #21

Reference Articles:

City of Toronto studies why youth turn to guns

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Remaking the Future | Education in African Countries is Crucial to Our Survival

Ken Robinson

Ford wants some mental health funding to go to police in wake of Danforth shooting

Toronto gunman had ‘severe mental health challenges,’ according to family

Toronto’s history of gun violence: a vicious cycle of missteps, intransigence and bad policy

Generation Chosen Contact info:

https://www.generationchosen.ca/

Generation Chos3n GoFundMe Campain

IG: @gen_chos3n

FB: @GenChos3n

Twitter: @GEN_CHOS3N

joseph.junior.smith@gmail.com

generationchosenone@gmail.com

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Canada’s Universal Healthcare - 6CR #26

Canada’s Universal Healthcare - 6CR #26

August 10, 2018

Universal healthcare is apparently a human right. Darnell & Joel discuss the following aspects of "free" healthcare in Canada

  • Structure and History of the Canadian Healthcare System 
  • How do we pay for "free" healthcare
  • Successes and failures of Canada's Healthcare
  • Prices communicate value
  • Providing Healthcare for the impoverished

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Reference Articles:

What is Functional Medicine?

Tom Woods show #1194 with Tim Moen (leader of Libertarian Party of Canada)

Ontario Government 2018/2019: Composition of Revenue vs Composition of Expenses

Ludwig Von Mises - Economic Calculation Problem

Price Theory Explains the Opiate Crisis

The Good Doctor

A Four-Step Healthcare Solution

What Ontario’s changes to OHIP+ tell us about the future of national pharmacare

5 Pharmacare Questions and Answers

Generic drug industry agrees to cut prices up to 40% in 5-year deal with provinces

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Summer Jobs & Ideology Requirements - 6CR #25

Summer Jobs & Ideology Requirements - 6CR #25

August 3, 2018

The Canadian government has added an ideology attestation to receive funding for summer internship grant. Darnell & Joel discuss the significance of the government requesting organizations to affirm a set of beliefs regarding abortion and transgender identity. The conversartion includes the following:

  • Fairness of the ideology test 
  • Society's morality is subjective & the problems with legislating morality
  • Impersonal charity via government vs volutary charity
  • Summer job grants is the government circumventing minimum wage

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Reference Links:

Government Examples of Organizations denied eligibility

87 religious leaders ask Trudeau gov’t to drop summer job pro-abortion pledge

Global News: President of Canada Christian College attacks PM @JustinTrudeau

What the US Can Learn From Portugal's Drug Decriminalization

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