Amanda Galbraith fills-in for Evan Solomon.
On today’s show:
- We hear listeners’ thoughts on the warning from Dr. Theresa Tam about the new variants and whether the government’s COVID-19 messaging is getting through to Canadians.
- Amy Go, President of the Chinese Canadian National Council for Social Justice, discusses the dramatic rise in anti-Asian hate crimes since the start of the pandemic.
- Wendy Knight, executive director of Sea Turtle Inc. conservation centre, talks about the turtles being saved from the snowstorm in Texas.
- Richard Berthelsen, CTV’s Royal expert, discusses how Prince Harry and Meghan will officially not be returning to their royal duties.
- Jim Facette, the executive director of Canada’s Accredited Zoos and Aquariums, talks about the struggles zoos in Canada are facing due to the pandemic.
- Blaine Penner explains how he survived an avalanche on a southeastern B.C. slope in the Kootenays.