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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 22, 2021

Posted on: March 22, 2021

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This week, Michael discusses the recent shootings in Atlanta and the rise in anti-Asian discrimination.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – October 5, 2020

Posted on: October 5, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the tragic loss of an Indigenous woman due to racism and discrimination.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 11, 2020

Posted on: August 11, 2020

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This week, Michael discusses the Ontario Human Rights Commission's second interim report into racial discrimination of Black persons by the Toronto Police Service.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 20, 2020

Posted on: April 20, 2020

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses the importance of a name and the power of words.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – April 13, 2020

Posted on: April 13, 2020

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The far-right has been using the COVID-19 pandemic to spread its message of hatred and division, and this week Michael discusses how we can face it head-on.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – January 6, 2020

Posted on: January 6, 2020

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For his first video of the new year and season, Michael talks about the importance of our words and how they affect our actions.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – December 9, 2019

Posted on: December 9, 2019

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses the recent firing of Gabrielle Union from America's Got Talent.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 25, 2019

Posted on: November 25, 2019

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As Michael wends his way across Atlantic Canada, this week he talks about the 'cruel' treatment of Amanda Huckle by the Halifax Police.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 18, 2019

Posted on: November 18, 2019

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses the backwards and discriminatory conscience rights bill introduced by Alberta's United Conservative Party.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 11, 2019

Posted on: November 11, 2019

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In this week's episode, Michael discusses the inappropriate 'you people' remarks made by TV personality, Don Cherry.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 4, 2019

Posted on: November 4, 2019

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This week, Michael discusses the steps the government of Quebec are taking to further alienate immigrants.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – September 16, 2019

Posted on: September 16, 2019

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In this week's episode, I discuss the insulting and laughable concept of a 'race card'.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – August 12, 2019

Posted on: August 12, 2019

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With hate speech and hate crimes becoming more and more prevalent of late, today Michael underlines the importance of the laws we have in place to protect Canadians from these type of behaviours.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – July 8, 2019

Posted on: July 8, 2019

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Michael delves once more into the challenges of Bill 21 this week, particularly Premier Legault's apparent apathy regarding the plight of Quebec Muslims.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 24, 2019

Posted on: June 24, 2019

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Michael returns to Quebec's Bill 21 this week, in response to some recent chilling words from Premier Legault.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – June 17, 2019

Posted on: June 17, 2019

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Grab a cuppa Joe and join Michael for this week's musings, where he discusses the passing of Bills 9 and 21 in Quebec this weekend.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 13, 2019

Posted on: May 13, 2019

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This week, Michael decided to tackle another political topic, Quebec's Bill 21.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – May 6, 2019

Posted on: May 6, 2019

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In this episode, I continue the conversation from last week around the challenges we face in a divided Canada.

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – March 18, 2019

Posted on: March 18, 2019

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Join me for today's musing, where I discuss the recent shooting in a New Zealand mosque. 

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Monday Morning Musings with Michael Bach – November 26, 2018

Posted on: November 26, 2018

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This week, Michael wants to recognize and celebrate how an incident of homophobia was handled in a positive way.

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