The Download

  • Anatomy of a Protest

    Matt D’Amours relives Friday night’s protest in downtown Montreal.

    One person was arrested and 81 people were fined for breaking the controversial P-6 bylaw. The bylaw requires organized protests to provide an itinerary of the route.Police used violent tactics including kettling, pepper spraying and shooting tear gas flares to disperse protestors.

  • The Download - March 26, 2015

    Welcome to this week’s edition of The Download, featuring stories from thelinknewspaper.ca.
    Listen about student strikes in Montreal, an update about the life of a deported minor in Mexico and a discussion with Julian McKenzie on the untold stories and problems of concussions in football.
    Concordia Prof Brooke Jeffrey speaks about her new book “Dismantling Canada.”

    Matt also has a minor meltdown..

  • The Download - March 12, 2015

    Your weekly audio fix has arrived! This episode is packed with stories from our print edition – from tripping on salvia, the methodology behind this week’s Get Born cover, and updates on Stingers sports.

    There’s lots more inside, so have a listen!

  • The Download - February, 12

    Welcome to the latest edition of The Download, with stories from this week’s print edition of The Link Newspaper.

    Featuring stories from our special Design and Space issue, Stingers updates, news and fringy Valentines Day date suggestions. Have a listen!

  • The Download - Febuary 5, 2015

    Welcome to this week’s edition of The Download, featuring stories from our print edition. In this week’s episode we look at the effects of unpaid internships, Stingers sports recaps and a sit down with our sex and drug columnists. There’s plenty more inside, so have a listen!