Is housing the best commodity, or the worst commodity? Team Advantage gets together to discuss how fucked up it is that over a hundred people got evicted from their apartments with fifteen minutes’ notice. We then discuss problems surrounding gentrification in Calgary, rental and housing markets, and solutions for making Calgary a livable city.
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Team Advantage taste-tests that undefinable creamy nougat in the ‘center’ of the political spectrum. Spoiler: tastes like neoliberalism. Feat. Centrist Dads, Alberta Party, and the historical shift of the Overton window to the right since the 1970s.
Why is the University of Calgary so bad? Team Advantage digs into UofC’s history, including Ralph Klein, Friends of Science, Joseph Lougheed, the Enbridge Centre for Corporate Sustainability, Tom Flanagan, Jack Mintz, Imperial Oil, and David Frum.
Our first episode is out! Team Advantage discusses Calgary’s recent municipal election. Featuring Bill Smith the Empty Suit, anti-bike-lane warrior Sean Chu, developers, Jason Kenney everywhere, Preston Manning, JerOmy Farkas, the fight against trolls, and much more!