Hurricane Fiona sweeps away homes, knocks out power in Atlantic Canada


Evan Solomon speaks with people in Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia about the devastation and destruction they've witnessed from Hurricane Fiona. 

On today's show: 

  • Justin Ling, freelance investigative journalist, on the rape threats made against Pierre Poilievre's wife. 
  • We play Evan's full conversation with Oleg Stepanov, Russia’s Ambassador to Canada. 
  • Amanda McDougall, mayor of Cape Breton Regional Municipality, on how her community is dealing with the aftermath of Fiona. 
  • René Roy, resident of Port aux Basques, Newfoundland and Labrador, on witnessing homes being swept out to sea by Hurricane Fiona.


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