The Evan Solomon Show

Evan Solomon

Seasoned political journalist and national affairs specialist Evan Solomon brings his passion for breaking news and storytelling to in-depth interviews with national and international newsmakers from the worlds of politics, sports and entertainment.

  • ESS: Discussing homelessness in Canada after Toronto police clear encampment

    Guest host Zain Velji speaks with Dr. Naheed Dosani, a palliative care physician and health justice advocate, about homelessness in Canada after Toronto police cleared another encampment in the city.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: Overhyped vs. Underplayed

    Scott Reid, CTV News political commentator and former communications director for Prime Minister Paul Martin, joins guest host Zain Velji for our weekly segment: Overhyped vs. Underplayed.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: Heatwaves cause devastation for farmers across Canada

    Guest host Zain Velji talks to Todd Lewis, an executive committee member for the Canadian Federation of Agriculture and the president of the Agricultural Producers Association of Saskatchewan, about how the heatwaves across Canada are impacting farmers.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: 'A nightmare' Grasshoppers invade Alberta neighbourhood

    Zain Velji speaks with Paige Thornborough, a resident in Copperwood, a neighbourhood in west Lethbridge, Alberta, that has been invaded by grasshoppers during the hot and dry weather.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: Overhyped vs. Underplayed

    Scott Reid, CTV News political commentator and former communications director for Prime Minister Paul Martin, joins Evan Solomon for our weekly segment: Overhyped vs. Underplayed.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.  
  • ESS: Michigan man finds 158 bowling balls under house during renovation

    Evan Solomon speaks with David Olson, who recently found 158 bowling balls under his house in Michigan during a home renovation.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: Football-sized goldfish pose threat to Minnesota waterways, but they're also a problem in Canada

    Evan Solomon speaks with Dr. Nick Lapointe, a senior conservation biologist with a focus on freshwater ecology for the Canadian Wildlife Federation, about the massive goldfish disrupting ecosystems in Canada and the U.S.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: France calls for Canada to reopen border to French tourists

    Evan Solomon speaks with the Ambassador of France to Canada Kareen Rispal, who is calling on Canada to reopen its borders to French tourists.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: AFN National Chief RoseAnne Archibald discusses discovery of more than 160 unmarked graves at former residential school

    Evan Solomon speaks with the national chief of the Assembly of First Nations RoseAnne Archibald, about the discovery of more than 160 unmarked graves near a former residential school in B.C.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: 'Smells like death' Researchers estimate more than 1 billion marine animals died during B.C. heat wave

    Evan Solomon speaks with Fiona Beaty, a PhD Candidate at the University of British Columbia's Department of Zoology, about the marine animals that cooked to death during B.C.'s recent heat wave.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.