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The Elder Files

Jul 7, 2021

We kick it off during the hottest of times in British Columbia where global warming is burning forests and heat related deaths & temps are at an unprecedented high.  Donnie shares their take on what that’s like  from Vancouver where the realities are ‘shockingly real’.  

Nor could we turn away from the shockingly...


May 24, 2021

Andre Picard is an award winning journalist, investigative health reporter & author. He has received honorary doctorates from six universities, including UBC and the University of Toronto. Despite the deserved acclaim Andre remains humble and is a passionate champion for Canadians.

Andre’s recent bestseller is a must...


May 12, 2021

Tom Wilson is an iconic Canadian musician, modern Mohawk visual artist, & masterful storyteller.  As a child Tom dreamed of sailing on the back of a large turtle along a river returning to a man he knew only in his dreams until at age 53 Tom learns he was adopted and his birth mother is a beautiful Mohawk woman...


Feb 27, 2021

The failure of the current paradigm of elder community & care In Canada, amplified by the pandemic, seems bleak and without hope.  Whether you are young adults with parents who  are in their late 50's perhaps with their eyes still wide shut, or you have entered your early 60s with eyes pryed open by the...


Feb 11, 2021

Diane Hache garnered media attention late last year when she stripped and sold copper from old cable giving the final profit of $94,000 to the Yellowknife Women's Society.   

A petite woman with a mischievous smile and a French-Canadian accent Diane possesses outsize courage and great heart. Her voracious appetite for...