Talking to Canadians

Talking to Canadians is a podcast that strives to tell the unique and diverse stories of Canadians. CCDI’s Founder & CEO, Michael Bach, sits down with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and dives into their unique, lived experiences, to share what connects us as Canadians.

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7 | Adrienne Batra

Meet Adrienne Batra, a conservative, south Asian women who is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the Toronto Sun. Adrienne joins Michael to talk politics, Saskatchewan, and standing up for one's beliefs.

6 | Michael Chutskoff

Meet Michael Chutskoff, a young man from BC. Michael talks about growing up in a conservative school, reconciliation, and intersectionality.

5 | Celina Caesar-Chavannes

Meet Celina Caesar-Chavannes, a member of parliament, representing the riding of Whitby. Celina joins Michael to discuss gender and racial equality, and the role politics has in equity and inclusion.

4 | Khadija Waseem

Meet Khadija Waseem, a Muslim woman who wears a hijab. Khadija joins Michael to talk about women’s empowerment, mental health for immigrants and indigenous communities, and equal representation of women in various levels of government.