Dr. Zain Chagla with John Moore
A new study authored by infectious disease expert Dr Zain Chagla found that essential workers and those living in poorer areas of the GTA took the brunt of the Delta wave. He breaks it down for Moore In The Morning. Dr Chagla would also like to highlight Ontario’s first monoclonal antibody therapy clinic at St Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton.
Princeton, B.C is bracing for more severe rain as the already-flooded town is hit by a third atmospheric river. Crews have worked to strengthen the dike system as rivers rise. Mayor Spencer Coyne tells Evan his community is prepared as they can be. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.
A group of young Canadians has launched a court challenge to lower Canada's federal voting age from 18. Zoey Purves, a 17-year-old litigant from Ottawa, tells Evan the section of the Canada Elections Act which disallows Canadians under 18 from voting in federal elections is unconstitutional. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.