Niigaan and the Lone Ranger

by Winnipeg Free Press

Two newspaper columnists talk politics, culture and media from the geographical centre of Canada and ground zero in the debate over Indigenous reconciliation. Niigaan Sinclair and Dan Lett of the Winnipeg Free Press rep the 204 (and, to a lesser extent, the 431 and 584).

Podcast episodes

  • Season 3

  • Tiff Macklem signs money, he doesn't print it

    Tiff Macklem signs money, he doesn't print it

    Bank of Canada Governor Tiff Macklem talks inflation, the difficulties of predicting a depression and what it's like to see his signature on Canadian bank notes.

  • There’s more to Joss Reimer than vaccines

    There’s more to Joss Reimer than vaccines

    Dr. Joss Reimer, president of the Canadian Medical Association and medical lead of Manitoba’s vaccine task force, talks about health care and what the last pandemic can teach us about the next one.

  • Naheed Nenshi loves the Oilers. Really.

    Naheed Nenshi loves the Oilers. Really.

    The former mayor of Calgary is vying to become the leader of Alberta's NDP — and in so doing, wants to change the province's politics.

  • Jagmeet Singh's sensible approach to Ottawa nonsense

    Jagmeet Singh's sensible approach to Ottawa nonsense

    The NDP leader prepares for a federal byelection while hoping to capitalize on Liberal misery.

  • Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's excellent pan-Canadian adventure

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's excellent pan-Canadian adventure

    During his recent visit to Winnipeg, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau talks about competing visions for the future of Canada and why he's too busy to think about retiring.