Hosted By: Josh Hoffman
A current affairs show focusing on local news and events that could stand up against anything done similarly by other Halifax media. Each episode of the podcast takes an in-depth look into an issue or issues of relevance to a local and regional audience through research, interviews and analysis. It would be a balanced, enlightening and entertaining approach to things that matter, and should matter, in our own backyard.
- Hali-facts – Ep 03 Tue, Nov 20, 2018
The University of King’s College, Canada’s oldest chartered university, is trying to determine if it had any ties to slavery in the 17th and 18th centuries. The questions do not only surround Nova Scotia’s uncomfortable past but also how that past continues into today.
- Hali-facts – Ep 02 Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Cannabis is now legal in Canada. So, why, days before legalization, did Halifax police bust two dispensaries and charge 10 people? And why are some dispensaries, which are technically illegal, deciding to stay open?
- Hali-facts – Ep 01 Thu, Oct 11, 2018
Halifax is the first municipality in Canada to put a Legacy Space in its city hall. What does this mean in the bigger picture of Reconciliation?