Beyond The News with Brian Lilley
2017-04-25
In Hour 3, Brian takes your calls on any topic from 9 to 10, including Prime Minister Trudeau’s shocking comments about his brother’s marijuana possession charges.
2017-04-25
Did you know that April 25th is National DNA Day? Brian did, and he thought it would be a good idea to invite Leslie Anderson back on the show. She is with Ancestry.ca, and she will answer any questions you may have about your family tree!
2017-04-25
In Hour 1, Trump continues to throw the hammer down on trade. Conservative pundit Alise Mills weighs in on that just after the 7:30 News. Plus, the people of Ottawa won the war on bike lanes (this time).
2017-04-24
In Hour 3, the opioid crisis hits close to home for some of the CFRA listeners. You will hear some of their stories from 9 to 10.
2017-04-24
In Hour 2, the topic of opioid overdoses has found its way into the news once again. Sean O’Leary talks about that towards the end of the hour. But first Geoffrey Johnston from the Kingston Whig Standard makes his weekly appearance.
2017-04-24
In Hour 1, Brian explains the government’s latest plan to make your life easier. Is it too good to be true? Before he does that, he speaks to Carleton University professor Linda Duxbury about the amount of time we spend checking emails.
2017-04-20
In Hour 3, Brian takes your calls from 9-10, and the bulk of them have to do with pot legalization.
2017-04-20
In Hour 2, Brian talks 4-20 and pot legislation with Shachi Kurl, he asks Elliot Finkelman how the attacks in Paris could impact travel, and he asks Producer Steve if the Sens can eliminate the Bruins on Friday.
2017-04-20
In Hour 1, Phil Gurski weighs in on the latest act of violence in Paris, Brian talks Trump and Dairy with Postmedia journalist Ian Cummings, and he talks some football (and soccer) with OSEG’s Graeme Ivory.
2017-04-19
In Hour 3, Brian takes your calls on any topic from 9-10, but he wants to know what you think of the housing crisis. What are your concerns, and what should we do to fix it?
2017-04-19
In Hour 2, Brian’s favourite Liberal stops by to talk about the latest political headlines. Later, Marnie Bennett from The Bennett Property Shop explains why Minister Souza’s comments about the housing crisis are concerning.
2017-04-19
In Hour 1, Dalhousie Professor Sylvain Charlebois reacts to Donald Trump’s comments about Canada’s Dairy industry, and Brian gives his 2 cents on the housing market concerns in Toronto (and beyond).
2017-04-18
In Hour 3, Brian takes your calls on any topic from 9-10, but he wants to know what you think about Minister Joly’s comments regarding Queen Elizabeth’s health.
2017-04-18
In Hour 2, you will hear Brian Lilley’s 2-part interview with Shuvaloy Majumdar about the situation in North Korea. You will also hear Solomon Friedman give his take about the new impaired driving legislation.
2017-04-18
In Hour 1, Brian rants about the Orga World contract, he chats with Tom Harris about Trump’s pending decision on the Paris Agreement, and he asks Ray Heard if Justin Trudeau should be panicking over his popularity.
2017-04-17
In Hour 3, Brian speaks to Immigration expert Richard Kurland about asylum claims in Canada. Are they on the rise, and by how much? And then, he takes your calls on any topic.
2017-04-17
In Hour 2, how much can foreign money influence our elections? Senator Linda Frum talks about that. Later in this hour, Geoffrey Johnston from the Kingston Whig Standard makes his weekly appearance.
2017-04-17
In Hour 1, Brian speaks to Ryan Leef, who took part in the Boston Marathon 4 years ago. You’ll hear his first-hand accounts of the 2013 attacks at 7:15. Later, he talks child care funding with Andrea Mrozek from CARDUS Family.
2017-04-14
In Hour 3, Brian takes your calls on any topic before the Easter Weekend begins! And if you want to talk about Faith and Religion, nothing is stopping you. We have freedoms of speech and religion for a reason.
2017-04-14
In Hour 2, Faith Goldy from The Rebel dot-Media sheds some more light about what’s going on at our Immigration borders, and Brian goes 1-on-1 with the Head Chef at Chateau Montebello!