The City Episode May 28, 2013

Michael Laxer on the Rob Ford Saga // Engaging Women, Transforming Cities Conference

5:00pm - 6:00pm

A progressive analysis of the Rob Ford saga with rabble.ca contributor Michael Laxer and a discussion law professor Margot Young about the Engaging Women, Transforming Cities conference
Michael Laxer, rabble.caMargot Young, UBC Law
He?s been fighting substance use allegations and defending his ability to govern the city of Toronto. We?ll be discussing the Rob Ford saga with rabble.ca contributor Michael Laxer. Does this be the end of Mayor Rob Ford?s bumpy tenure at city hall? And in the second half of the show, we hear about the Women Transforming Cities 2013 Conference from Associate Professor Margot Young (UBC Law), which is designed to facilitate discussion about transforming our cities into places where women are more involved in electoral processes, and municipal governments are responsive to the priorities of women and girls in Canada?s urban centres.

Track Listing:

younger us
japandroids · celebration rock
Business Man
Mother Mother · Sticks