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Is Canada being Chinafied? - 6CR #155

Is Canada being Chinafied? - 6CR #155

April 15, 2022
With the rise of authoritarian actions during the last two years in Canada, Justin Trudeau has begun to receive some criticism on the world stage. Darnell & Joel discuss the question "Is Canada being Chinafied?"
  • Trudeau's admiration of China's "basic dictatorship"
  • Chinese credit score system coming to Canada?
  • Beijing Olympics diplomatic boycott
  • NBA's relationship with China
  • Sweatshop shoe deals

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Produced by Madden Mitchell Media

Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

Trudeau under fire for expressing admiration for China's 'basic dictatorship'

Anger over Trudeau's China remarks

Trudeau faced harsh critics in the EU Parliament this week. Here's who launched the attacks

TRUDEAU BATTLEGROUND: PM called out in Europe for trampling democracy

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses European Parliament – March 23, 2022

Trudeau’s cringy Operation Photo-Op continues

The Chinafication of Canada

Hidden Forces episodes: #207, #204, #199, #190, #133, #110

Who are the Uyghurs and why is China being accused of genocide?

Warriors investor faces backlash for saying 'nobody cares' about China's Uyghurs

The two Michaels are back home from China. Here’s what we know about how that happened

LeBron James: Daryl Morey was 'misinformed' before sending tweet about China and Hong Kong

John Cena’s apology after Taiwan comment feels like a ‘forced confession,’ free speech advocate says

Canada took a stand with Olympic diplomatic boycott in Beijing. Is it enough?

NBA players face questions over shoe deals with Chinese companies linked to forced labor

NBA Star Enes Kanter Freedom: 'What I'm Doing Is Bigger Than Basketball'

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Freedom Convoy 2022 - 6CR #146

Freedom Convoy 2022 - 6CR #146

February 11, 2022
In late January 2022, a number of trucker convoys travelled through Canada before converging in Ottawa on January 29, 2022 to protest all mandates and restrictions on Canadian's constitutional rights and freedoms. Darnell & Joel have a conversation on the following aspects of the protests:
  • Origins of the Freedom Convoy & mainstream media response
  • What do Canadian's think of the protest?
  • Listener feedback on the convoy
  • Theological implications of the Freedom Convoy
  • Will the protestors achieve their goals?

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

Wikipedia: Freedom Convoy 2022

Instagram: poc4freedomconvoy

Instagram: freedomconvoy2022

FB page: Freedom Convoy 2022

Most Canadians want all COVID restrictions to end: Angus Reid poll

Instagram: Australian Reporter - Avi Yemini

Darnell's FB post & Tony Lemma's response

Are Asymptomatics Sick Until Proven Healthy?

R.C. Sproul: The Tyranny of the Weaker Brother

Liberty of Conscience under the Lordship of Christ (Romans 14)

Handout from Sermon - Liberty of Conscience....

Pierre Poilievre CPC leadership video

https://givesendgo.com/FreedomConvoy2022

UPDATE: GoFundMe to refund all Freedom Convoy 2022 donations (2/5/2022)

GiveSendGo response to Ontario trying to freeze the funds

Top Canadian Experts Invite Dr. Tam to Public Debate Covid Science

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TYPBST: My Choice - 6CR #145

TYPBST: My Choice - 6CR #145

February 4, 2022
In this episode of TYPBST, we review My Choice by Dr. Julie Ponesse. Darnell & Joel's conversation focuses on the following chapters of the book.
  • Chapter 3 - Choice and Consequence
  • Chapter 4 - Is the Pandemic Response Ethical?
  • Chapter 5 - A Way Forward
  • Chapter 6 - Do Not Go Gently

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

Related Episodes: #133, #134 & #136

References:

My Choice: The Ethical Case Against COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates

The Democracy Fund

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Is Universal Basic Income a Good Idea? with Antony Sammeroff - 6CR #144

Is Universal Basic Income a Good Idea? with Antony Sammeroff - 6CR #144

January 28, 2022
Antony Sammeroff, author of Universal Basic Income - For and Against, joins Darnell and Joel to discuss UBI. The conversation covers the following:
  • Arguments for and against Universal Basic Income
  • Defining poverty and lowering costs for the poor
  • Automation and the productivity of labour
  • Guaranteed basic income
  • Public choice theory

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

https://www.ubiworks.ca/on

Canada's First Basic Income Bill: C-273

Openparliament.ca Bill C-273

Will Robots Cause Mass Unemployment? A Soho Forum Debate

David D. Friedman

Antony Sammeroff contact info:

FB & Twitter

Universal Basic Income - For and Against

Podcasts: Scottish Liberty PodcastBe Yourself and Love it

Seeing the Unseen

antony@beyourselfandloveit.com

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Vaccine Mandate in Sports - 6CR #143

Vaccine Mandate in Sports - 6CR #143

January 21, 2022
During Dec 2021 and Jan 2022, the NHL and NBA players are testing positive for Covid-19 at the highest rate since this all began. Darnell & Joel discuss the impact of vaccine passports on sport at various levels. The conversation addressed the following: 
  • The Ontario University Association is not classified as an 'Elite League'
  • Passports at the amateur level
  • Non-vaccinated pro athletes

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Produced by Madden Mitchell Media

Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

Related Episodes: #128 & #93

References:

Why is the OUA not considered an 'elite league' by Ontario?

Are athletes at post-secondary schools elite? Ontario's new COVID-19 rules say no, but now there's pushback

OUA athletes in shock as U SPORTS not classified as “elite amateur” in Ontario

Raptors, Leafs to go fan-less at Scotiabank Arena for 3 weeks due to COVID-19

NFL pushing closer to COVID-19 vaccination goal, all but 5 teams have player vaccination rate of 90% or above

Fake Vax Card Results In 21-Game Suspension For Sharks’ Evander Kane

NFL suspends Antonio Brown and two other players for misrepresenting COVID-19 vaccine status

Kyrie Irving could play in home games through a loophole. The Nets shouldn’t let it happen

Brooklyn Nets Can Pay NYC a Nominal Fine to Make Vaccine Mandate Disappear for Kyrie Irving

Kevin Durant looking forward to building chemistry with Kyrie Irving on Brooklyn Nets' road trip

CNN's Leana Wen: 'Cloth Masks Are Little More Than Facial Decorations'

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The C-4 That Blew Up the Constitution with André Schutten - 6CR #139

The C-4 That Blew Up the Constitution with André Schutten - 6CR #139

December 22, 2021
André Schutten, Director of Law and Public Policy for ARPA Canada, joins Darnell & Joel to discuss the recent passing of Bill C-4, which is intended to ban conversion therapy in Canada. The conversation focuses on the peculiarities of how the bill was passed and the contents of the bill. The discussion addresses the following:
  • Value of the Constitution
  • Definition of conversion therapy & logical inconsistencies in Bill C-4
  • "Bill C-4 is one of the most explicitly religious bills"
  • Unprecedented passing of Bill C-4 and the role of the opposition in parliament 
  • Impact of underlying ideology of Bill C-4 on children
  • How do Christians respond?

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

Bill C-4: Conversion Therapy Bill

Chief Concern With Conversion Therapy Law

ARPA reacts to the Senate passing C-4

Canada too quick to treat gender dysphoria in minors with hormones, surgery: critics

Chris Selley: Liberals' redrafted conversion therapy ban makes a dodgy bill even dodgier

Bill C-4: How Should The Church Respond?

Senate Permits Radical Erasure of Sexual Reality in C-4: Laywer Andrew Schutten

Seven Absolute Rights

André Schutten contact info:

https://arpacanada.ca/

https://easymail.arpacanada.ca/

andre@arpacanada.ca

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Church & State 2: Religious Neutrality with Kristopher Kinsinger - 6CR #121

Church & State 2: Religious Neutrality with Kristopher Kinsinger - 6CR #121

August 20, 2021
Kristopher Kinsinger is a Christian lawyer who joins Darnell & Joel for conversation regarding:
  • Religious nature of all laws
  • Quebec’s bill 21 & religious neutrality
  • Religious freedom vs Christian liberty
  • Progressives vs conservatives
  • Authority of the state vs religion
  • Spectrum of religious neutrality - inclusive to closed
  • No precedence is better than a bad precedence 

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Produced by Madden Mitchell Media

Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

Related Episodes: 6CR #35, 6CR #103 & 6CR #110

References:

https://www.christianlegalfellowship.org/

https://runnymedesociety.ca/

Quebec’s Bill 21 Misapplies Religious Neutrality Principle

Kristopher Kinsinger: Can the notwithstanding clause be used to violate pre-existing rights?

Kristopher Kinsinger: How Ontario's COVID-19 rules restrict religious freedom

Kristopher Kinsinger: The arrest of Alberta pastor James Coates is a constitutional abnormality

Derek Ross - CLF

Kristopher Kinsinger contact info:

Podcast

https://www.kristopherkinsinger.com/

Twitter & LinkedIn

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Porn & Politics with MP Arnold Viersen - 6CR #111

Porn & Politics with MP Arnold Viersen - 6CR #111

March 12, 2021

MP Arnold Viersen joins Darnell & Joel to discuss the government's interest in the porn company Mindgeek and his involvement in Canadian porn law reform. 

  • Mechanic to politician
  • Canadian porn laws & Mindgeek
  • Preventing human trafficking
  • #WEXIT
  • Equalization payments

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

Related episodes: 6CR #105 & 6CR #35

References:

MindGeek Canada executives testify before ethics committee

RCMP says most reports of child porn on Mindgeek's platforms don't meet legal threshold for charges

2016 M-47: Online Sexual Violence Motion Unanimously Adopted

Palermo protocols

S-203 An Act to restrict young persons’ online access to sexually explicit material

Petition to adopt Bill S-203

Equalization Payments

Arnold Viersen Contact info:

https://mparnold.ca/

Social media: FB & Twitter

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TYPBST: How to be an Antiracist - 6CR #108

TYPBST: How to be an Antiracist - 6CR #108

February 19, 2021

In this episode of #TYPBST Joel and Darnell discussed the #1 selling book during the George Floyd protests "How to be an Antiracist" by Ibram X. Kendi. They also unpacked Darnell's blog "Antiracism is Anti-Abolitionism". Their conversation covered these topics among other issues:

  • A statistical definition of racism.
  • Ibram X Kendi and slave masters are both anti-capitalist.
  • Pros and cons with socialism and capitalism.
  • Black privilege of lived experience.

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

Related episodes: 6CR #85, 6CR #79, 6CR #786CR #30 & 6CR #11

Reference:

How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

The Left Argues Slavery Was an Economic Blessing. Here's Why They Are Wrong.

Mark Thornton on How Government Propped Up Slavery in the American South

How to Be a Racist

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Clarity on Charity - 6CR #106

Clarity on Charity - 6CR #106

February 5, 2021

Charity is a fundamental value of the Christian community. Darnell & Joel engage in a conversation about charities, churches and responsibility to care for your neighbour. 

  • Top 100 charities & methodology for evaluating charities
  • Religious charities
  • Sphere Sovereignty vs Subsidiarity
  • Government charity crowds out private charity
  • Six Cents Report internship program

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Song from our intro: Sho Baraka - Pedantic

References:

Canada's best charities 2020: Overview

What If Charity Replaced Taxation?

Christian Charity vs. Government Welfare

Charitable donations hit 18-year low: Fraser Institute

Luke 12:13-34

20 Highly Successful People who Started Their Careers with an Internship

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