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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.
 
Unreserved is the radio space for Indigenous community, culture, and conversation. Host Falen Johnson 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.
 
Science fiction author David Barr Kirtley talks geek culture with guests such as Neil Gaiman (#253), George R. R. Martin (#22), Richard Dawkins (#46), Wil Wheaton (#398), Bill Nye (#273), Margaret Atwood (#94), Neil deGrasse Tyson (#32), and Ursula K. Le Guin (#65). Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy has appeared on recommended podcast lists from NPR, The Guardian, The A.V. Club, BBC America, CBC Radio, WVXU, io9, Omni, The Strand, Library Journal, and Popular Mechanics. CBC Radio writes, "You may n ...
 
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Country artist Mickey Guyton explains how racism hindered her country music career for over a decade. Singer-songwriter Jennifer Castle finds music in seasonal wonders on Monarch Season. Singer-songwriter Sam Roberts on his new album 'All of Us,' and reflects on his 20th anniversary of his solo debut album…
 
Big trouble is on the horizon for our schools if tens of millions in deferred maintenance isn't dealt with, according to New Brunswick's auditor general. Rob Fowler is head of the local district education council he speaks with host Julia Wright about the concerns he has with school infrastructure spending in this region.…
 
On today's show: should Calgarians pay for residential parking permits?; Conservative MP Blake Richards talks about the standoff over his party's motion that could have triggered an election; we tell you about a new initiative to make access to mental health services easier for Calgarians; we remember James "The Amazing" Randi; we hear how hunting …
 
On today's show, Labrador is definitely rich in history and stories. We hear from a retired CBC journalist who got to report on those events and stories a few decades ago. The Nunatsiavut Government is having its first assembly in about six months, and it comes with a lot of concerns from some beneficiaries. We hear from the speaker of the assembly…
 
Jan Janssen,Simcoe County's Director of Child and Community Services, outlines how they will be expanding their program to accommodate those experiencing homelessness in local motels; Our Queen's Park reporter Mike Crawley talks about the provincial government's decision to attach two controversial pieces of legislation to an omnibus bill that was …
 
As the host of Snap Judgment and Spooked, Glynn Washington has made a career out of sharing other people’s personal stories. But Glynn himself has plenty of his own to draw from. He’s one of those people who has lived many lives all in one. He was a diplomat, an actor, a tax attorney and a nonprofit administrator before launching his career in audi…
 
00m excerpts from federal ministers' news conference; 08m Chief Mike Sack talks to reporters; 12m Mainstreet Spinbusters Barbara Emodi, Chris Lydon & Michelle Coffin; 30m Indigenous governance expert Pam Palmater; 38m some listener emails; 41m West Nova MP Chris d'Entremont; 59m RCMP Commissioner Brenda Lucki; 64m reporter Blair Rhodes explains the…
 
On this week’s show: Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada president Rebecca Kudloo discusses Friday’s federal meeting on discrimination against Indigenous people in Canada’s health-care system. Conservative MP Chris d’Entremont examines the ongoing lobster fishery dispute in southwest Nova Scotia. Plus, a panel of MPs debate the opposition’s bid to con…
 
Editor Dane Swan and poet Charles C. Smith talk about the anthology Changing the Face of Canadian Literature, comedian Mark Critch recommends three books by Newfoundland writers, Catherine Hernandez shares what inspired her new novel Crosshairs and musician Leanne Dunic discusses what she's been reading.…
 
The coronavirus could be messing with your pain perception — and that could help it spread; A NASA probe with Canadian content will touch an asteroid next week; Which forest fires spew out the most CO2? It's the soil that matters, not the trees; Female moles are intersex — they have testicle-like tissue that helps them grow big and tough; Angry Wea…
 
Karla Van Kessel died of complications caused by cervical cancer on Feb. 17. Until the day she died, the London, Ont. mother of two fought for improved measures to prevent cervical cancer. She spoke to White Coat, Black Art about her missed diagnosis more than a year ago, after the cancer returned for a second time. Her husband and sister join Dr. …
 
This episode originally aired in June, 2020.Do you "trust the experts"? Or rather, in what circumstances do you trust the experts?In a complex world like ours, expertise is important, but specialization and hyper-focus can also get in the way of seeing the big picture.On the other hand, in rapidly evolving situations where the stakes are high and i…
 
The death of an Ottawa man prompts criticism of no-knock police raids, why the Carter Center is watching the upcoming U.S. election, how AI pollsters could improve political predictions, what a West Wing reunion means for voters, buying stock in the company behind K-pop band BTS, an impassioned defence of iceberg lettuce and more…
 
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