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The Doc Project is a weekly CBC radio show and podcast. In our original documentaries, you will meet people, go places, learn things, feel things, and be surprised. We explore the big picture through the people living it. The Doc Project: Canadian stories you can't stop thinking about.
 
Unreserved is the radio space for Indigenous community, culture, and conversation. Host Rosanna Deerchild takes you straight into Indigenous Canada, from Halifax to Haida Gwaii, from Shamattawa to Ottawa, introducing listeners to the storytellers, culture makers and community shakers from across the country.
 
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only national phone-in show, broadcasting live from coast to coast to coast. Checkup is Canada's weekly town hall — a place for raw, honest perspectives on the most pressing issues of the week. For over 55 years, it's where Canadians gather to listen to each other every Sunday afternoon. Call us: 1-888-416-8333.
 
The Cost of Living ♥s money — how it makes (or breaks) us. We untangle the economic forces at play and transform our understanding of how money shapes our lives. Discover how everyday decisions connect with the larger economy in ways big, small, good, bad, obvious and unseen on The Cost of Living.
 
The Debaters is the hit show where comedians go toe-to-toe in a battle of laughs and logic. Hosted by award-winning funnyman Steve Patterson, the program is a combustible combination of sharply crafted comedic rants and hilarious ad libs. The engaging format is part stand-up, part quiz show and part comedy competition, with the live audience picking the winners.
 
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On today's show: the fallout from the Alberta Justice Minister's call to Edmonton's Chief of Police to discuss a distracted driving ticket; why you might have to wait a little (or a lot) longer than usual for a bus or train in Calgary; when will Omicron peak and what happens on the other side; and on this week's Karchut on Cars, Paul looks at studd…
 
What should Alberta's justice minister do now? The premier calls for a review - is that enough? Justice Minister Kaycee Madu got a 300 dollar ticket for distracted driving in a school zone last March. He then called Edmonton’s police chief to talk about it. Premier Kenney has asked Madu to step back from his job as justice minister while a review i…
 
Snowmageddon hit much of Ontario yesterday... Bad news for some, like commuters...but good news for outdoor enthusiasts who are ready to make the most of the massive dump of powder. We heard from one 'slider' who's excited to make some fresh tracks.Are you cutting back on certain food items because of high prices? A new study from Farm Credit Canad…
 
Playwright and author Drew Hayden Taylor discusses his new collection of essays, Me Tomorrow: Indigenous Views on the Future, which imagines the bright points on the horizon for Indigenous people in Canada. Brothers Alejandro and Stephan of Hermanos Gutiérrez talk about their unique style of instrumental guitar music, inspired by what their grandfa…
 
When will the pandemic truly end? Likely not until hundreds of millions of people in lower income countries are vaccinated. Healthcare columnist Mary Jane Hampton says it's time to put pressure on pharmaceutical companies, which are receiving public funding to support their research, to sell their vaccines at prices all countries can afford.…
 
Kevin Johnson and five friends drive from Fredericton, NB to Boston in a snowstorm to witness Willie O'Ree's number 22 be retired. O'Ree broke the colour barrier in the NHL when he suited up for the Bruins in 1958. The CBC's Nancy Russell brings us an update on the potato situation on PEI. And on the phone-in: Steve Skafte discusses old cemeteries.…
 
Advocates and university professors are calling an assignment handed out at a St. John’s junior high school racist and xenophobic. They’re calling on the department of education to review the curriculum. The CBC’s Meg Roberts got the details. Rigolet has been under a boil water advisory since 2018 but the water quality issue goes back even further …
 
Self-help doesn't need to be self-critical. Need help sticking to your New Year’s resolutions? Or have you ditched them altogether? (We support you either way.) Whatever your strategy, this time of year many of us are thinking about self-improvement. We’ve curated some of our favourite self-help and lifestyle podcasts to help guide you through what…
 
As the Omicron variant surge continues, industries across Canada — hospitals, schools, airlines and more — are facing staffing shortages. More and more workers are juggling overtime shifts and new job responsibilities as workplaces across Canada face a spike in COVID-related job absences. Our question this week:Are you suffering from pandemic burno…
 
On this week’s show: A mother shares her frustration over her son’s life-changing surgery being cancelled due to rising COVID-19 hospitalizations. MPs offer their thoughts on Quebec’s proposed health tax on unvaccinated people. A Montreal ER nurse reveals the burnout felt by frontline hospital workers, and two former health ministers discuss how to…
 
Saskatchewan's premier has tested positive for COVID-19. That happened the day after the premier sat unmasked beside the chief medical health officer. CBC Saskatchewan provincial affairs reporter Adam Hunter and Leader Post columnist Murray Mandryk join host Stefani Langenegger on this week's political panel.…
 
Quebec proposes a tax on people who refuse COVID-19 vaccinations; fans clap back against profit-seeking Wordle knock-offs; how to support the arts as the pandemic deals another blow; the TV adaptation of Station Eleven is a timely look at a fictional post-pandemic world, but should you watch it?; soundscape ecologist Bernie Krause documents how cli…
 
Plants can’t adapt to climate change when seed-dispersing animals are lost; The Earth is at the centre of a cosmic bubble created by supernovae; Medieval knights rode pony-sized war-horses into battle; Scientists have seen new memories forming in an animal for the first time; How an important study of vaccine mixing in Canada got sabotaged by COVID…
 
When the first lockdown hit New York City in 2020, freelance writer Max Falkowitz was stuck by himself. He’s single and lives alone, and Falkowitz was struck by how little he touched living beings anymore. He went from hugging friends to walking cautiously alongside them. To take up his unwanted free time, Falkowitz decided to hunt for a hobby. He …
 
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