Thomas Mulcair with John Moore

  • ESS: 'Poison parasite counter' - A new cognitive technique to sway public opinion

    Some successful advertisements may be deploying a cognitive technique called the 'poison parasite counter,' which research has shown to be very effective at swaying public opinion, especially in politics. Dan Riskin, CTV's science and technology specialist, breaks down to Evan what exactly this technique is and why it's so effective. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.  
  • ESS: Premier Ford declines to apologize for comments about immigrants

    Ontario Premier Doug Ford is declining to apologize for comments he made about immigrants that some are calling 'divisive.' Dr. Andrew Boozary tells Evan, as the son of an immigrant, he found the comments to be hurtful. Listen to The Evan Solomon Show podcast on the iHeart radio app, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or wherever you listen to your podcasts.