• Crackdown, a podcast about drugs, drug policy and the drug war led by drug user activists and supported by research. (Garth Mullins) 🇨🇦🆕
  • Sanctioned, about the arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver. (Stephen Quinn, CBC Vancouver) 🇨🇦🆕
  • Narcos PQ, a true-crime podcast featuring exclusive interviews with drug traffickers, from a Quebec perspective. (Bastien Gagnon-Lafrance, Anne-Sophie Carpentier, QUB Radio) 🇨🇦🆕
  • Where Should We Begin?, similar to Other People’s Problems, lets you hear real couples’ therapy sessions, with interspersed explanations of psychology and therapy. (Seasons 1–3) (Esther Perrell) 🇺🇸

True Crime

  • Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo investigates the disappearance of a Saskatchewan girl, revealing the story of one of the more than 20,000 Indigenous children taken from their families in the Sixties Scoop. It won best serialized story at the 2018 Third Coast International Audio Festival (the Oscars of radio). (Connie Walker, CBC) 🇨🇦
  • Thunder Bay: Ryan McMahon spent many months building trust before recording this must-listen…

Source: @opendatacon

or, Lessons from my first 3 years working on open data standards

  • Scraping is unsustainable: A story
  • Three sustainable alternatives to scraping
  • Sidebar: Machine-readable data is not enough
  • Getting your standard adopted: A story
  • 10 strategies for standards adoption
  • Building an ecosystem for standardized data: A story
  • 6 strategies for standards development
Photo Credit: Eric Mill

The Heart


Bad Channels — Lost Time I

Jean Michel Blais & CFCF — Cascades

Ziibiwan — Time Limits

Aleem Khan — Urbana Champaign

respectfulchild — 在找 :​:​searching​:​:

James McKinney

@opencontracting team, @OpenNorth founder, organizer, formerly @ONgov #OntarioDigitalService

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