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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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
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.
 
When Sheree Fertuck’s truck is found abandoned, suspicions grow around what happened to her. This CBC investigation uncovers a story of guns, violence, and loss -- and of the gravel pit that could still hold clues about her disappearance.
 
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Fourteen years after the release of their Grammy-winning album Raising Sand, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss discuss their latest album, Raise the Roof, and why they felt now was the time for a musical reunion. Comedian Matt Wright talks about his new comedy album, Here Live, Not A Cat, inspired by that viral video of the lawyer who couldn't figure …
 
When negotiating a music gig, how do you know the right price? How do you make sure you're not overselling or underselling yourself? A workshop from Music NL Celebration Week is online and hopes to help musicians all over the province with these questions. Panel member Genny DeMerchent joins us. We conclude our series on the housing crisis in Labra…
 
A new variant of concern has many travellers questioning what they're supposed to do. We hear from SFU Health Sciences professor Kelley Lee as well as travel agent Lesley Keyter; in our second half, Vice President of Indigenous Health at Vancouver Coastal Health Leslie Bonshor talks about a brand new Indigenous Women and Family Health team.…
 
The newest COVID-19 variant of concern called Omicron is in Alberta. How should we respond? We take your questions about the virus and talk to Craig Jenne, an infectious disease specialist at the University of Calgary and Kelly Lee, the Canada research chair in global health governance at Simon Fraser University.…
 
On today's show: we hear from a driver who white-knuckled his way from Nanton through the Crowsnest Pass and into B.C due to the crazy wind conditions; how strong is the energy price recovery and is it enough to turn around Alberta's fiscal fortunes?; Alberta's finance minister on a much better looking provincial budget; in less than a week, produc…
 
It's the most wonderful time of the year to take a much-needed break from work responsibilities. We talked to Katharine Coons about how to prevent job burnout leading up to the holidays.With the restrictions on gathering with friends and family eased, at least for now, experts predict that we're going to enjoy our holidays with a greater sense of g…
 
16 year-old hockey player, Mark Connors and his father Wayne, speak out about racial slurs that were hurled against Mark during a hockey tournament in Charlottetown in November. We hear from a frustrated truck driver stuck in North Sydney waiting for the ferry to Newfoundland. And on the phone-in: Mary Janet MacDonald talks about her cookbook "Tune…
 
A new production put on by the Dalhousie Arts Centre has reimagined the childhood classic Peter & the Wolf to tell the Mi'kmaw story of the Wolverine & the Birds, or Ki’kwa’ju. Host Jeff Douglas and Mainstreet's Alex Guye met with the actors, musicians and directors involved to hear how the theatre production will unfold.…
 
If you’re gathering for the holidays this year, will you be busting out the Monopoly board? Did your Animal Crossing island or playing Dungeons & Dragons on Zoom help you get through pandemic lockdowns? Even if you’re not an avid gamer, you probably have lots of memories attached to games. This episode we’re recommending podcasts about all kinds of…
 
Epidemiologist Dr. Fahad Razak explains why he thinks travel restrictions are a good thing in light of the new Omicron COVID-19 variant; Jenn Beagan, an assistant coach with the women's junior national field hockey team, talks about what it's like being stranded in South Africa due to the Canadian government's new travel restrictions; Infectious di…
 
The Ontario government announced Friday that cases of the new coronavirus omicron variant have been detected in Ottawa. Dr. Prabhat Jha, professor of global health at the University of Toronto and an epidemiologist at St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, answers Cross Country Checkup callers’ questions about the variant.And, Stephanie Nolen, global h…
 
On this week’s show: Labour Minister Seamus O'Regan lays out new legislation aimed at protecting health care workers from harassment and lawyer Ian Runkle offers his take on existing measures in the Criminal Code. Plus — economists Armine Yalnizyan and Trevor Tombe discuss the latest concerns about inflation; Barbados bids adieu to the British mona…
 
What increasing flooding means for pipeline projects; Woody the talking Christmas tree is back; the Groveland Four are exonerated 72 years later; everything you need to know about Indigenous land title; Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim dies at 91; how Billy Preston became the unofficial fifth Beatle and more.…
 
Many of us are taught from a young age that marriage is the key to happiness. But what if this commonly held belief isn’t true? Social psychologist Bella DePaulo breaks down the stereotypes about single life.Later, following the George Floyd protests across the world last year, television shows about police officers have become, for many viewers, a…
 
Researchers studying finger snapping find it’s 20 times faster than the blink of an eye; Pregnant male seahorses grow a placenta to nurture their young; Why an ancient crater in Labrador is the perfect place for astronauts to train for a moon mission; An agile robot that can skateboard, slackline and even fly; This physicist knew years ago that inf…
 
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