CJOB host Geoff Currier says the issue of bringing back ISIS fighters to their home countries is complex, but the children of those fighters shouldn’t have to pay for their parents’ crimes.
A 36 year veteran of the broadcasting industry Geoff Currier is now in his 20th year at 680 CJOB. He’s held a variety of positions including the host of Prime Time Sports, The Watercooler and The Nighthawk shows. Taking over the coveted time slot previously held by greats Peter Warren and Charles Adler in August of 2015 he has established himself as Manitoba’s premier talk show host. This is your chance to weigh in on the issues that impact your life in Winnipeg and Manitoba every day.
Removing the statue of Sir John. A Macdonald is imposing 21st century values on 19th century events, says CJOB’s Geoff Currier.
If you want to know if you should do business or even socialize with someone, the best way to find out is to play a round of golf with them.
Andrew Scheer needs to make more of an effort to tell Canadians who he is and what he stands for, Geoff Currier says.
Geoff Currier spoke with a number of highly successful Winnipeg women who told us their stories of how they got to the corner office.
Geoff Currier says ‘our judicial system is based on the principle of intentions, not outcomes.’
Geoff Currier weighs in on the protest over the unfreezing of tuition in Manitoba.
The Manitoba government announced last week that it was going to impose a carbon tax starting in 2018. Premier Brian Pallister’s argument is that if he doesn’t do it, Justin Trudeau will and the price will be much higher. But Pallister’s plan to introduce a $25 per tonne on carbon emissions will be problematic. It…
It’s been fifty years since one of the heroes of the Cuban revolution died. Ernesto “Che” Guevara will killed by Bolivian soldiers as he was trying to engineer the same kind of communist revolution in that country as he had in Cuba. It had been Guevara’s ambition to export communism around Central and South America….
The City of Winnipeg has fired a lawyer the Mayor and CAO say was in charge of a $30 million lawsuit in connection with the Deacon Water Treatment plant. The problem was that the lawsuit was not filed on time and cannot now proceed. This means that the citizens of Winnipeg are on the hook…
US Attorny General Jeff Sessions testified before a congressional committee yesterday. How did he do? Geoff Currier chats with political analyst David Redlawsk from the University of Delaware at 11:05 on 680 CJOB. Listen live at player.cjob.com
A shooter opened fire on a group of Republicans who were practising for the annual bi partisan baseball game. The shooter is in custody but several people, including one congressman, were injured. Geoff Currier speaks with Global National Washington correspondent Reggie Checchini at 10:05 to get the latest news. Listen live at player.cjob.com
The CEO of the Canadian football Hall of Fame is in our city today and he’ll drop by the CJOB studios for a chat with Geoff Currier. Listen live at 11:05 for the conversation with Mark DeNobile. Listen live at player.cjob.com
Sears is on the verge of total collapse. The legendary Canadian department store has been unable to find a buyer. Across North America 150 stores closed in April and 66 more are slated to have the doors shut. It may only be a matter of time before the rest go as well. Geoff Currier wants…
In the wake of the terrorist attacks in England over the last three months the Prime Minister, Theresa May, stood outside 10 Downing Street and declared “enough is enough” but what does that really mean? Does it include a Trump style travel ban, a Guantanamo Bay type of prison, internment camps? Geoff Currier will let…