Digital Rights #2 – Securing your personal data online

A role reversal on today’s show! Ayesha shares their story about internet anxieties and guest host Jeffrey Moore, an internet security and digital forensics student at Fleming College, walks us through how to start thinking …

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How a Lindsay not-for-profit is bringing computer education to under-resourced communities

This month, we’re exploring the concept of ‘digital rights’ on the podcast in a series of episodes, each with one story of a local understanding of our rights and freedoms as they intersect with computers …

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LGBTQ+ Pride in Peterborough

Four stories: (2:05) why the members of the Avenues neighbourhood have so many rainbow flags; (16:05) a profile of You’re Welcome, an adult boutique in Downtown Peterborough; (20:20) Derek Newman-Stille recalls Peterborough’s very first Pride …

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The plan to end gender-based violence in Peterborough and Canada: interview with Maryam Monsef

Following National Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Peterborough Currents host Ayesha Barmania sat down with Peterborough’s MP and the cabinet minister for Status of Women Maryam Monsef. The interview explores issues of …

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Transitions

Four stories: 02:15 a story about the volunteers who help feral, abandoned and stray cats in the Peterborough area called Operation Catnip; 14:00 excerpts from our interview with new mayor Diane Therrien; 25:00 Kemi Akapo …

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Candidate interviews for KPRDSB trustees

SPECIAL Interviews with the candidates, acclaimed trustees and student trustees for the KPRDSB

Nine interviews with the candidates for, and the acclaimed trustees and student trustees of the English public school board for the Kawartha Pine Ridge District. City of Peterborough candidates: Wayne Bonner (00:06:20), Dennis Hildebrand (00:18:10), …

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Get to know the Peterborough mayoral race

One story today in a bit of a different format than usual: Bill Templeman joins Ayesha to discuss the two candidates for Peterborough’s next mayor. Bill interviewed Diane Therrien during the summer at the beginning …

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Growing, cooking, and eating good food in Peterborough

Six stories: (0:00) Another season of gardening kicks off at Seedy Sunday; (4:15) the Peterborough Farmers’ Market tries to put its reseller controversy behind it; (12:25) Shannon Mak serves up a cocktail at Le Petit …

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Finding housing in Peterborough

Seven stories: what’s a farming family to do when the next generation doesn’t want to farm; (7:00) old residents visit their former homes in the Avenues; (19:15) the City of Ptbo revamps their approach to …

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