For this very special podcast our host Jason talks with panelist Ron Roxtar about the last Tragically Hip concert, it’s political implications and the Monkland Street Fest. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists   Ron Roxtar: Pop Culture Aficionado , Journalist and Promoter […]

Podcast panelists Casey Rosner and Cem Ertekin discuss the World Social Forum happening in Montreal, controversies surrounding the 2016 Olympics and our News Roundup including the Bylaw P-6, the good and bad at Osheaga and more. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Cem Ertekin: FTB Managing Editor […]

Podcast panelists Vincent Simboli, Jerry Gabriel and Cem Ertekin discuss Montreal’s Black Lives Matter protests, Mike Ward and the Just for Laughs season, the US conventions and our News Roundup including the Turkish coup, Pokémon GO and more. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Vincent Simboli: FTB […]

Panelists Katie Nelson and Jerry Gabriel discuss Homa Hoodfar’s detention in Iran, Stella’s campaign against the abolition of sex work and various topics from the news of the week. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Katie Nelson: Concordia student Jerry Gabriel: FTB contributor   […]

Panelists Cem Ertekin and Josh Davidson discuss Trudeau’s ElbowGate, the failure of the caleche ban in Montreal and banning smoking on terraces. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Cem Ertekin : FTB Managing Editor Josh Davidson: FTB Food Columnist   *Reports by Hannah Besseau Microphone image: Ernest Duffoo […]

Panelists Samantha Gold and Enzo Sabbagha discuss Jian Ghomeshi’s  second trial, the latest bathroom laws in the US and the Montreal festival season at its start. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Samantha Gold : FTB Legal Columnist Enzo Sabbagha: Musician, Podcast Production Assistant * Ghomeshi and Bathroom […]

Panelists Der Kosmonaut, Cem Ertekin and Jerry Gabriel discuss the Mayday March protests and the violent police reaction in downtown Montreal, an update on the US Primary elections, Prince leaving us too soon and Peter Sergakis’ lawsuit against Peter McQueen. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo […]

Panelists Josh Davidson, Cem Ertekin and Enzo Sabbagha discuss the NDP Convention which voted for a campaign to replace Tom Mulcair as leader, Jersey’s Saloon, a controversial new coyote-ugly style bar Peter Sergakis is opening in NDG and the trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the issues of gender and race representation […]

Panelists Samantha Gold, Cem Ertekin and Jerry Gabriel discuss the Ghomeshi trials, recent terror attacks around the world and Netflix’s new actions regarding VPNs and Proxy Servers. Cem also gives us a McGill Update. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Samantha Gold: FTB Legal Columnist […]

Panelists Ethan Cox, Josh Davidson and Jerry Gabriel discuss student tribunals at Concordia, the US Primary Season and Justin Trudeau’s statement that pipelines will pay for green energy. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Ethan Cox: Editor at Ricochet Josh Davidson: FTB Food Columnist Jerry […]

Panelists Katie Nelson, Enzo Sabbagha and Jerry Gabriel discuss the feud between taxi drivers and Uber, the Canadian Parliament voting to condemn the BDS movement and Apple challenging the FBI. Plus the Community Calendar and Predictions! Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Production Assistant: Enzo Sabbagha Panelists Katie Nelson: Concordia student and frequent taxi passenger […]

Our 16th podcast is our holiday/2015 Year-in-Review Special. Regualr panelists Jerry Gabriel and Josh Davidson discuss some of the top events and stories of 2015 including the Canadian Election and the rise of Justin Trudeau, Just for Laughs, the Quebec anti-austerity movement and police repression, Bernie, Hillary and Trump, the Montreal music scene and more! […]