Panelists Velma Candyass and Josh Davidson discuss over the top plans for Montreal’s 375th birthday, food at the Paris Climate Conference (COP21) and Donald Trump. Plus another Sergakis Update and Predictions. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists Velma Candyass: Producer of the Candyass Cabaret, burlesque performer Josh Davidson: FTB food columnist Catch Velma live this […]

Panelists Niall Ricardo, Rich James and Jerry Gabriel discuss the terror attacks in Paris, the Quebec Superior Court ruling that using the Highway Code to kettle protesters is unconstitutional and the Mayor of Verdun lying to City Councillor Sterling Downey to prove a point (includes an interview with Downey). Plus another Sergakis Update, the Community […]

Panelists Quiet Mike, Josh Davidson and Jerry Gabriel discuss our new Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, the defeat of the NDP and the overall results of the Canadian Election and Bernie Sanders and the US Democratic Debate. Plus a Sergakis Update and Predictions. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists Quiet Mike: Editor-in-Chief of and columnist on […]

Panelists Josh Davidson and Stacy Drake discuss the refugee crisis and how many only started paying attention after a picture got shared, Donald Trump, Kanye West’s VMA presidential announcement and the latest bits of craziness from Peter Sergakis. Plus the Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists Josh Davidson: FTB food columnist Stacy Drake: FTB culture and entertainment contributor […]

Panelists Pamela Fillion and Cem Ertekin discuss Fantasia (includes a segment from a forthcoming interview with the director and star of We Are All Still Here), zombie movies, a zombie apocalypse, the very real actions of Montreal police stopping a Unist’ot’en solidarity protest and Just for Laughs. Plus the Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean […]

Panelists Jerry Gabriel, Cem Ertekin and Drew Bell discuss Just for Laughs and the concept of comedy, a week that could define Barack Obama’s presidency and what it means to be Canadian. Plus the Community Calendar and an interview with Gilbert Gottfried Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau   Panelists Cem Ertekin: FTB news editor Jerry […]

Panelists Jordan Arseneault and Cem Ertekin discuss the potential ramifications of Bill C-51 becoming law, summer protests in Montreal and what artistic events they’re looking forward to. Plus the Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists   Jordan Arseneault: Séro.Syndicat // Blood.Union, It Could Get Worse, freelance journalist, FTB contributor Cem Ertekin: FTB news […]

In our fifth FTB Podcast, we discuss school lunch shaming, the first openly gay pro football player Michael Sam joining the Montreal Alouettes and new PQ leader PKP. Plus the Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists   Josh Davidson: FTB food columnist Jerry Gabriel: FTB contributor & Als fan School lunch shaming report […]

In our third FTB Podcast, we discuss we discuss the UQAM occupation, anti-austerity protests at other schools and the state of conscious Hip Hop in Montreal. Plus the Montreal Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists Niall Ricardo: UQAM student, anti-austerity activist, FTB contributor Jesse Anger: poet, FTB contributor Henry Kronk: McGill student, […]

In our second FTB Podcast, we discuss Printemps 2015, Quebec’s new student protest against austerity. Also, the role of the US, the UN and austerity in the coup in Ukraine. Plus, our first Montreal Community Calendar. Host: Jason C. McLean Producer: Hannah Besseau Panelists Katie Nelson: anarchist, student, #manifencours participant Der Kosmonaut: poet, political philosopher, geopolitical […]