Episodes

Mid Year Check In and Summer Break!

July 22, 2020

I discuss where the Podcast has been in 2020 and where it's headed. And, I'm taking a Summer Break! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Community Policing

Community Policing: A Conversation with Sgt. Jeff Zammit of the Toronto Police

July 7, 2020

I discuss the critical need for community-based policing with Sgt. Jeff Zammit of the Toronto Police. We also discuss the Neighbourhood Community Officer Program in Toronto. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

Race-based Data Collection and COVID-19: A Chat with Dr. Vinita Dubey

June 27, 2020

I discuss the City of Toronto's decision to collect race-based and socioeconomic data from those testing positive for COVID-19 with Dr. Vinita Dubey. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Community Policing

Enforcing the Law and the Need for Community-based Policing

June 14, 2020

I attempt to unpack the nuances of community issues and the challenges police face enforcing the law. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Community Policing

Youth Hidden in Plain Sight: Part 2 - Warren Abbey

June 7, 2020

I sit down with Warren Abbey for Part 2 of our conversation from March (link: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/episodes/Youth-Hidden-in-Plain-Sight-Warren-Abbeys-Story-on-Guns--Gangs-and-Violence-ebb1lq) to discuss his time in prison and what changes could be made to provide hope for those in jail. …

George Floyd

May 31, 2020

What solutions can we build from the death of George Floyd? --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

72 Days: 05 - A Chat with Dr. Kenton White on COVID-19 and Data Collection

May 23, 2020

In Episode 5, Heon and I sit down with Dr. Kenton White, Chief Data Scientist at Advanced Symbolics Inc . --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

72 Days: 04 -The Canada Emergency Relief Benefit and, AI?

May 17, 2020

In this episode, Heon and I discuss the Canada Emergency Relief Benefit (CERB) and contemplate a needs-based idea that relies on technology to deliver government benefits tailored to you. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

72 Days: 03 - Why the WHO?

May 9, 2020

In this episode, Heon and I examine the need for an international body called the World Health Organization. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

72 Days: 02: A Serious Conversation on the Role of Government in a Pandemic

May 2, 2020

In Episode 02, Heon and I examine the roles of the Minister of Health, Chief of Public Health and the Prime Minister. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19

72 Days: Justin Trudeau's Reality Pre-COVID-19

April 24, 2020

In this new series, we examine the federal government's response to COVID-19. Our first episode examines the political landscape Justin Trudeau finds himself after the October, 2019 election. Three main issues are facing the Liberal Party of Canada: - Regionalism - Alienation of Staunch Supporters …

72 Days: The Govt And COVID-19 Power Of Positivity

Power of Positivity - 25 - The End - Onto the Next!

April 19, 2020

Thank you for being part of this great series! This will mark the end of the Power of Positivity Series! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Power Of Positivity

Power of Positivity - 24 - Start Thinking About the Transition!

April 18, 2020

What will transition look like for you once the restrictions are lifted? --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Power Of Positivity

Power of Positivity - 23 - Stay Balanced

April 16, 2020

Keep perspective of the things that evoke strong emotion for you. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

Power Of Positivity

Power of Positivity - 22 - Don't be Afraid of Losses

April 15, 2020

Embrace loss in pursuit of your goals! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

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Power of Positivity - 21 - Relentlessly Pursue your goals!

April 14, 2020

Think about your goals and don't be scared to be a novice! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

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Power of Positivity - 20 - Setbacks are a part of achieving goals!

April 13, 2020

Ensure your goals are adaptive and flexible to the environment we're in! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support

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Power of Positivity - 19 - It's all about a state of mind!

April 12, 2020

Choose positivity and creation today, instead of negativity and reaction! --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/strongandfree/support