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What's the Point

The Pointer

The Pointer is an online media outlet providing world-class journalism to the cities of Brampton and Mississauga. In its weekly podcast, reporters, editors and publisher break down major issues impacting the Region of Peel and invite the voices of Peel to share their stories.

Recent Episodes

#103 - Management of child welfare in turmoil October 22, 2021 Episode artwork #102 - Confronting Islamophobia in our schoolsOctober 15, 2021 Episode artwork #101 - The citizens of Brampton will have to clean up City HallOctober 08, 2021 Episode artwork #100-Peel's international student crisisSeptember 30, 2021 Episode artwork #99 - What can we learn from the defeated candidates?September 24, 2021 Episode artwork #98 - Canada's politicians ignore modern-day slaverySeptember 17, 2021 Episode artwork #97 - The debate and what you should knowSeptember 11, 2021 Episode artwork #96 - Are Peel's white leaders tone deaf to the problems of their communities?September 03, 2021 Episode artwork #95- A champion of equity in education explains how some PDSB trustees are failing Black studentsAugust 27, 2021 Episode artwork #94 - Are political leaders taking the climate crisis seriously? August 19, 2021 Episode artwork #93 - The latest on Brampton’s City Hall corruption probeAugust 13, 2021 Episode artwork #92 -Want better food? — Grow your own! (Pt. II)August 06, 2021 Episode artwork #91 - Can Urban Farming Take Root In Peel? July 30, 2021 Episode artwork #90 - Will the driver who killed a mother & her daughters get what he deserves?July 22, 2021 Episode artwork #89 - The ripple effect of Peel’s affordable housing crisisJuly 16, 2021 Episode artwork #88 - Will PDSB ever eradicate its systemic racism?July 08, 2021 Episode artwork #87 - Smart growth, climate change and a hard urban boundaryJune 25, 2021 Episode artwork #86 - Sports will be fine but will fans forgive it?June 18, 2021 Episode artwork #85 - Twitter wars in Mississauga–PC MPPs serve Doug Ford, not their cityJune 10, 2021 Episode artwork #84 - A Brampton family’s avoidable loss & a city’s crumbling healthcareJune 04, 2021 Episode artwork #83 - Why is it so hard to plan a downtown?May 28, 2021 Episode artwork #82 - If you’re not white, good luck getting a job inside Mississauga City HallMay 21, 2021 Episode artwork #81 - Patrick Brown is destroying City HallMay 14, 2021 Episode artwork #80 - Can Mississauga become the next Hollywood North?May 07, 2021 Episode artwork How do we move forward with policing?April 30, 2021 Episode artwork