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Marc Montgomery
Marc Montgomery
With a passion for anything antique with an engine, and for Canadian and world history, Marc comes with a wealth of media experience. After DJ work at private radio in southern Ontario, and with experience in Canadian Forces radio and tv in Europe, the state broadcaster in Austria (Radio 3), and the CBC in Ottawa and Montreal, he was the host of the immensely popular CBC and RCI show, "The Link". He is now part of the new RCI online team producing stories from and about Canada from coast to coast.

Education Health International Interview Lifestyle Science and Technology Society

World Sexual Health Day.

Most people have likely never heard of World Sexual Health Day. It’s coming up tomorrow, September 4th. Roanne Millman is a doctoral student in clinical psychology, and a member of the Close Relationships Lab, at Simon Fraser University, British Columbia.» 

Canadian headlines Highlights Society

Quebec town rezones religious space.

Muslim groups hint at discrimination The small city of St Lambert, directly across from Montral, has proposed new zoning regulations that affect potential future religious activity in the city. The new regulations reduce the number of areas available for religious» 

Canadian headlines Economy International Science and Technology

Canadian innovation: improving, but only a “C” grade

In this high-tech and extremely competitive, globalized marketplace, innovation is everything. A new report from the Conference Board of Canada places Canada just within the top ten among 16 peer countries around the world in terms of their performance, and» 

Canadian headlines

Friend or food? Mercy for Animals want “rib-fest” visitors to reflect

It’s certainly thought-provoking, and designed to be at least a bit provocative. The animal rights group Mercy for Animals has put up a large billboard near a major thoroughfare in the city of Burlington, Ontario.  It shows a cute puppy,» 

Economy Interview

Canada’s economy in recession and struggling

A recession in Canada is defined technically as two business quarters in a row (2 x 3 months) where the economy shrank. Yesterday it was announced that in the first six months of this year, Canada was indeed in a» 

Canadian headlines Economy Environment Highlights History Indigenous Lifestyle Politics Society

Aboriginal rights vs. property owners rights

A dispute between an aboriginal man and cottagers in southern Ontario has been heating up into a dispute about native rights and rights of property owners. Pigeon Lake is in a scenic area known as the Kawartha Lakes region of» 

Economy International Interview Science and Technology

Earthquakes and fracking: a danger to what extent?

According to the British Columbia Oil and Gas Commission, two recent and noticeable earthquakes in the northwestern part of the province were caused by gas extraction operations.The Commission said Progress Energy’s fracking operation caused a 4.4 magnitude quake in August» 

Canadian headlines Environment Highlights Indigenous

New housing design for Arctic conditions, Inuit lifestyle

Typically, building design in Canada’s far north has consisted more or less of designs from the south.  These have not been particularly well-suited to the climate, nor to the lifestyle of the majority of residents who are Inuit or aboriginal.» 

Canadian headlines Federal election 2015 Highlights Politics

Green Party- a distant voice in election trying hard to be heard

In an era where most people are aware of the environment and humanity’s effect upon the Earth, the one Canadian party which prioritizes environmental issues is still a distant runner in the upcoming election. Most media coverage, political debate and» 

Canadian headlines Economy International Military Politics

A wall between US and Canada?

An American presidential hopeful has brought up the idea of building a fence between the US and Canada, similar to the one with Mexico. Republican presidential hopeful Scott Walker is the governor of Wisconsin. Wisconsin governor and Republican candidate for»