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District 29 UnPACked

District 29 UnPACked

By Adam Gibson
A discussion for young and old interested in political questions that affect members in District 29 OSSTF.
LIVE! - Power in Numbers
Chris and Adam attempt a series of live segments from Friday's provincial day of action, Tara Prance calls in to report on the day from Madoc, and a wrap up discussion including ETFO's Phase 6 action. 
February 24, 2020
D29 Strikes Back!
Adam, Scott, Chris and Hugh join to talk the latest strike news, bargaining updates, and new segment called "Chris, what do you think?"
December 10, 2019
Fortunate Son
Adam Gibson, Jason Bremner, and Tara Prance are joined by D29 President Scott Marshall to discuss strike vote updates and the latest round of collective bargaining talks.  This episode brought to you by the Politician's Protection Program, Conservative Backtrack, and Big Blue Machine Marketing. 
November 4, 2019
The Dog Days are Over
Adam Gibson, Chris Masterson, Jason Bremner, and Tara Prance kick off season 2 of UnPACked with a review of the latest OSSTF bargaining bulletin and the transparency strategy.  They also cover the CUPE work to rule, federal election news, and Greg Stephens stops by to talk about dirt. 
September 30, 2019
Season 1 Finale - King of the Ashes
Adam Gibson, Chris Masterson, and Jason Bremner gather in the season 1 finale, discussing a local meeting with MPP Kramp, collective bargaining issues, and what's to come for the summer.  
May 28, 2019
Trustee Interviews with Kristin Parks and Allison Kelly
Adam Gibson and a host of PAC members are joined by HPEDSB Trustees Kristin Parks and Allison Kelly to discuss the proposed changes to Ontario's Education system.  Plus, PAC member Kendra Kilpatrick reports on her meeting with local MPP Daryl Kramp, and President Scott Marshall stops in to address local staffing numbers. 
April 30, 2019
The Cuts Unveiled
Adam Gibson, Chris Masterson, and Jason Bremner discuss the Ford government's proposed cuts released over the March Break.  Scott Marshall joins to talk about the local efforts to fight back, and the April 6th Queen's Park rally. 
March 26, 2019
Autism Funding, The No Cuts Rally, and an Interview with Doug Little
Adam, Chris, and Jason review the No Cuts to Public Education rally.  They discuss the Ford government's recent autism funding changes and the political and personal fallout.  Former OSSTF Provincial Political Action Committee member and current education blogger Doug Little calls in for the first interview, and Jason closes with an editorial.  
February 26, 2019
No Cuts to Public Education!
Adam Gibson and Chris Masterson are joined by District President Scott Marshall to discuss the upcoming No Cuts to Public Education information rally, a Queen's Park update, and how to push back against a majority government.  The episode closes with Super Bowl picks, and a couple of sponsors hop on board to lend their support. 
January 29, 2019
Welcome to the Pod!
Our introductory podcast, featuring Adam Gibson, Chris Masterson, and Jason Bremner, reviews the 2018 HPEDSB Trustee elections, the priorities (yikes!) of the Ford Government, and a Bremner special call to action.
November 27, 2018