Can’t We All Just Get Along - Social Justice & the Gospel with Kirk Wellum - 6CR #38

November 9, 2018

Social justice movements are causing division in our culture, including the reformed Christian community. The Principal of the Toronto Baptist Seminary - Rev. Kirk Wellum joins Darnell & Joel to discuss "The Statement on Social Justice & the Gospel". Our conversation covers the following:

  • Defining social justice
  • Bringing up this statement at Toronto Baptist Seminary
  • James White vs Tim Keller
  • Social justice in Canada vs US
  • Biblical justice
  • Common ground & reconciling
  • Biblical criteria for evaluating morality of cannabis

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Reference Articles:

The Statement on Social Justice & the Gospel

The Bee Explains: What Is Social Justice?

James White response to Tim Keller on SJ&G

Social Justice Is a Threat to Human Rights and the Gospel

Pass the Mic Podcast - On “Social Justice and the Gospel” Part 1 & Part 2

Signposts Podcast - The Gospel and Social Injustice – Part 1 & Part 2

Union Seminary Response to SJ&G

Justin Peters Response to Union Seminary

Tim Challies: 9th Commandment - Duties Required Sins Forbidden

Rev. Kirk Wellum contact info:

Toronto Baptist Seminary

kirk.wellum@tbs.edu

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Is Ticketmaster Ripping Us Off? - 6CR #37

November 2, 2018

Ticketmaster has been accused of price gouging customers. Darnell & Joel discuss an article from the CBC.ca explaining three pricing "tricks" that Ticketmaster engaged in.

'I'm getting ripped off': A look inside Ticketmaster's price-hiking bag of tricks

  • Trick 1: Prices can change any time
  • Trick 2: Not all tickets go on sale initially
  • Trick 3: Double-dip fees on scalped tickets

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Reference Articles:

Ticketmaster History

Price Discrimination on the Part of the Seller

"The best regulator is the market...the competitive market"

Doug Ford halts Ontario anti-ticket scalping law

Ontario to make ticket-buying ‘bots’ illegal, cap markups in scalping crackdown

Canadian scalper's multimillion-dollar StubHub scheme exposed in Paradise Papers

Walter Block - Free PDF: The Case for Discrimination

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The Politically Incorrect Guide to Sir John A. Macdonald with Brad Faught - 6CR #36

October 26, 2018

The first prime minister of Canada - Sir John A. MacDonald - has received significant criticism as of late. Darnell & Joel are joined by history professor Brad Faught and discuss the following:

  • History of church and state in Canada
  • Who is Sir John A. MacDonald?
  • Relationship between Sir John A. MacDonald and Indigenous Peoples
  • Contrasting assimilation of Indigenous People in Canada and the USA
  • Late 19th century progress in Canada “necessitates” assimilating Indigenous Peoples
  • Current issues facing Indigenous Peoples
  • Proper contextual reading of history

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Reference Articles:

John A. Macdonald statue removed from Victoria City Hall

City of Kingston seeks public input on Sir John A. Macdonald's legacy

John A, The Man Who Made Us The Life and Times of John A. Macdonald Vol. One: 1815-1867

The Politically Incorrect Guide Series

Dan Carlin - Hardcore History Series

Historical Controversies Podcast

Dr. C. Brad Faught contact info:

Profile

bfaught@tyndale.ca

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Church & State - 6CR #35

October 19, 2018

The separation of church & state is engrained in western culture. Is this idea related to the polarizing nature of our public discourse on politics and religion? Darnell & Joel discuss the following:

  • Differentiating church & state from religion & politics
  • Historical overlap of church & state
  • Why is liberty important?
  • Non-aggression Principle
  • Rights & freedom are necessary for prosperity

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Reference Articles:

Separation of church and state

Your Guide to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Relations between the Catholic Church and the state

Politics According to the Bible

Property rights

Difference Between Totalitarianism and Authoritarianism

The Constitution of the United States

Pre-Existing Rights

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Free Speech University - 6CR #34

October 12, 2018

Ontario is requiring tax payer funded colleges and universities to develop their own free speech policy based on the University of Chicago Statement on Principles of Free Expression. Darnell & Joel discuss the various aspects of free speech:

  • free speech laws in Canada vs USA
  • accountable for your free speech
  • restrictions on free speech: Canada's hate speech laws
  • safe spaces
  • society needs competing ideas
  • are Christians hypocritical on free speech

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Reference Articles:

John Carpay: Ontario starts the hard work of returning free speech to universities

Upholding Free Speech on Ontario's University and College Campuses

First Amendment

Your Guide to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Canada’s law on hate speech is the embodiment of compromise

Exposure to different points of view is at the core of higher learning

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Generational Wealth & Race with Seun Adeyemi - 6CR #33

October 5, 2018

Seun Adeyemi of SA Capital joins Darnell & Joel to discuss the following aspects of financial planning:

  • Inheritance and Probate Taxes 
  • The value of creating a will
  • Wealth vs Poverty
  • Life Insurance
  • Financial Stewardship & Literacy
  • Investing & Saving

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Reference Articles:

Lack of inheritance tax is making inequality worse, think-tank study suggests

Merrilee Boyack on Getting Your Estate Planning Figured Out

Goldmoney

Seun Adeyemi contact info:

FB: SA Capital Advisors

Twitter:@SACapitalCanada

podcast@sacapital.com

http://sacapital.ca/

The Dollar $avvy Podcast

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Traditional Sports vs eSports - 6CR #32

September 28, 2018

There is speculation that eSports will surpass traditional sports in the not so distant future. Darnell & Joel discuss their experience with gaming and traditional sports. The conversation covers the following:

  • will eSports eclipse traditional sports?
  • valuable lessons learned from traditional sports
  • dangers of excessive screen time & isolation
  • boys developing into men
  • learning to process embarrassing experiences in sports

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Reference Articles:

This is Why:Canada's eSports scene is set to explode

Take a look at the average American gamer in new survey findings

HE TOOK THE DEFENDER’S JERSEY OFF!!

Praxeology: The Methodology of Austrian Economics

JRE #1169: Elon Musk

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Libertarian Principles with Tim Moen - 6CR #31

September 21, 2018

Tim Moen, the leader of the Libertarian Party of Canada joins Darnell & Joel to discuss libertarian principles and Maxime Bernier. The conversation covers the following:

  • Who is Tim Moen?
  • Libertarian ideas, inalienable rights and non-aggression principle
  • Skepticism as means to finding libertarian ideas
  • inclusive nature of libertarian community
  • Tim's history with Maxime
  • Does Maxime have a Trump's chance at becoming Prime Minister?
  • Differences when communicating with convervatives and liberals

Tim Moen discussing party merger (post interview): A Merge? Let’s Do This!

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Reference Articles:

Ep. 1194 Why There’s No Point in Not Being Radical: Libertarian Strategy with Tim Moen, LP of Canada

Tim Moen: MY Letter to Young Libertarians

https://www.libertarian.ca/

Tim Moen contact info:

FB: Tim Moen

Twitter:@moen_tim

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Evolution of Racism - 6CR #30

September 14, 2018

On Aug 16, 2018 at rally in Quebec, Justin Trudeau dismissed a heckler as racist. Classifying someone as a racist has become a way to dismiss their opinion from public discourse. 
Darnell & Joel discuss the following:

  • Merits of Justin Trudeau calling the heckler a "racist"
  • Comparing race rhetoric of Trudeau and Trump
  • Defining racism
  • Eliminating racism

previous related episodes: 6CR #286CR #246CR #3

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Reference Articles:

audio clip played: Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau calling a heckler racist.

What happened when Justin Trudeau was heckled in Quebec

1984

Ad hominem

Canada and Saudi Arabia arresting protesters

Canada criticizes Saudi Arabia over another jailed female activist

Canadian immigration minister admits asylum system in crisis

Justin Trudeau is Far More Dangerous Than Donald Trump

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Trinity Western Denied Law School Accreditation with Deina Warren - 6CR #29

September 7, 2018

Trinity Western University lost their appeal for law school accreditation by the Supreme Court of Canada on the basis that the school's community covenant denied equal access to the legal profession. Deina Warren acted as co-counsel with Derek Ross for the intervener Christian Legal Fellowship in this appeal. Deina joins Darnell & Joel to discuss this case. The conversation covers the following:

  • Trinity Western's Community Covenant
  • Historical context for getting to the supreme court
  • 2001 Court Case for Teacher's College Accreditation re: Covenant
  • Unprecendent behaviour by the Supreme Court and its representatives during the case
  • The law being used as a sword instead of a shield

Reference Articles:

Trinity Western Loses law school appeal at Supreme Court

Trinity Western and the Endangerment of Religious Pluralism in Canada

The TWU decision is a blow to diversity

Your Guide to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Deina Warren Contact info:

http://www.warrenlegal.ca/

@DeinaWarren

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