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"I think everyone is aware of the saying that forests are the lungs of our planet and so this is a really critical moment and we need to take steps to keep forests standing, rather than increase the pressures on them to provide the fibre for bags, pizza boxes, cutlery and straws." - Nicole Rycroft, founder and executive director of Canopy, an environmental non-profit.

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Straw - a thin hollow tube of paper or plastic for sucking drink from a glass or bottle.

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Episode Title: The Speed of Government

Teaser: Conservative MP Michael Chong gets targeted by China, David Eby’s actions don’t match his words, and many Alberta ridings could produce surprising results. Also, the single use plastics ban may have papered over our environmental problems.

Recorded Date: May 6, 2023

Release Date: May 7, 2023

Duration: 1:00:20

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