The Morning Brief- October 13th

  • ESS: WHO urging nations to immediately cut permits, subsidies and financing for fossil fuels

    The future of Canada’s oil and gas industry might be coming to a head in the next few weeks at the  United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow. The World Health Organization is urging nations to immediately cut all related permits, subsidies and financing for fossil fuels. Michael Bernstein, executive director of Clean Prosperity, discusses with Evan whether this is realistic for Canada.  Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts. 
  • ESS: Ontario labour minister to crack down on abuse against temporary workers, conditions akin to 'modern-day slavery'

    The Ford government will crack down on agencies supplying temporary workers in hopes of putting an end to what Labour Minister Monte McNaughton calls "modern day slavery.” He tells Evan legislation is on the way to give temporary workers more protection. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.