Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
IDEAS is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. No topic is off-limits. In the age of clickbait and superficial headlines, it's for people who like to think.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.
Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the urgent to the utterly strange.
The House is Canada's most popular political affairs show. Every Saturday the program takes you to Parliament Hill — and around the country — for in-depth coverage and analysis of the week’s major political news.
If a joke's worth telling, it's worth repeating. Comedy Factory host Jane Testar collects our favourite skits, commentaries and funny bits that appeared on CBC Radio over the past week. It's an assembly line of humour, safety-tested and priced to move!
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
Tapestry is your guide through the messy business of being human. You’ll hear surprising conversations and rediscover your connection to something larger than yourself. Tapestry: your time to pause and go deep.
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines.
Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. CBC Radio One from 12 to 1 ET. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.
Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.
The National's Rosemary Barton tackles the week's big political stories with Canada's leading political journalists, including Chantal Hébert and Andrew Coyne. A podcast that helps you understand the why behind the moves and decisions of your elected officials.
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.
Laugh Out Loud is your radio and web destination for Canadian comedy. From the famous to the newly found, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud. Every week, host Ali Hassan crosses the country and cruises the Web to bring you what's new and hot in Canadian comedy from stand-up to sketch to musical comedy and beyond.
Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.
Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist's podcast obsessed producers help you find the best podcasts out there. Each week we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way.
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.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
Atlantic Voice is the home of east coast documentary storytelling. Settle in for thoughtful radio docs and interviews that dive deep into the people of Atlantic Canada and what they're up to.
Unreserved is the radio space for Indigenous voices – our cousins, our aunties, our elders, our heroes. Rosanna Deerchild guides us on the path to better understand our shared story. Together, we learn and unlearn, laugh and become gentler in all our relations.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
CrossTalk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.
CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
If you're talking about it, so is Judy Aldous on Alberta's only province wide open line. From strong opinions, to thoughtful arguments, to stories worth repeating - you never know what you'll hear nex ...
Every weekday afternoon, Power & Politics host Vassy Kapelos guides Canadians through the country's political news, with a regular cast of political panellists and the continuously unfolding drama of the Canadian political scene.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.
CBC Radio’s The Sunday Magazine is a lively, wide-ranging mix of topical long-form conversations, engaging ideas and more. Each week, host Piya Chattopadhyay takes time for deep exploration, but also makes space for surprise, delight and fun.
CBC Radio's Information Morning Cape Breton helps listeners better understand and explore the challenges in our island's future, remember their past and celebrate their neighbours' accomplishments.
A vibrant blend of top news stories, local weather, traffic reports, comedy, local music, and interviews about politics, science and culture. Tune into Mainstreet on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. Add your voice by calling us at 1-888-686-MAIN (6246) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Whether you live in Clarenville, Port Aux Basques, southern Labrador or any point in between...CBC Newfoundland Morning is for you. It's an upbeat, friendly start to your day. Bernice and Martin have the information you need, want and can't do without!
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
The Morning Edition is Regina’s #1 rated morning show. We connect you with the people, news, culture that make this city and province great. Join the conversation weekdays from 6:00 to 8:30am on CBC Radio One.
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.
CBC Radio's Metro Morning keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.
Weekend AM is CBC Radio One's province-wide, Saturday and Sunday morning show across Newfoundland and Labrador. You'll meet creative people up to all sorts of things that keep life in Newfoundland and Labrador interesting.
CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
Shift is an energetic two and a half hours that connects people in the province with the events of the day and with each other.
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.
CBC Radio's On The Go has now been on the air for 50 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.
A battle is brewing in Edmonton's inner city. Neighbours are terrified. Fights, overdoses and crime spill out from problem houses, many owned by a small group of people connected by one notorious landlord. CBC’s Elizabeth Hames investigates.
Gas prices are going higher than $2.30 in much of the province—that's 85 cents more than it costs in Ontario. We'll talk to an economist about why this is happening here, and a personal finance expert about how to manage your finances. And in our second half, how can we find hope amid climate anxiety? Elin Kelsey, the author of Hope Matters: Why Ch…
On today's show: why a city councillor thinks it's time to police anti-abortion pamphlets finding their way into Calgary mailboxes; we meet two community photographers featured in a CBC Calgary exhibit called "Turn the Lens on Renting"; celebrating 35 years of the worlds fastest ice.
What have we learned about the health and social implications of legal cannabis in Canada?
Nature is all around us. Sometimes she lets herself be known a little too well.
It’s been years in the making but finally, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Jama’at Canada is one step closer to having their own cemetery to bury their loved ones. The Bradford West Gwillimbury council approved their application recently. Gassing up is no longer the only option for Kingston boaters as a new supercharger is on offer now ...is this the beginnin…
Toronto restaurants trying to survive: Pain of latest Eglinton LRT delay: "No one come to us and really let us know the time span"; Peruvian place downtown in the PATH has a new thing: line-ups!
Denver Riggleman, Grace Bay Resto Giveaway, Squirrel Rescue, NDP Grocery Profits, SOD: Dart Asteroid Hit, CIA Museum and more.
Pavement's Stephen Malkmus looks back on the band's history and tells us why now felt like the right time for a reunion tour. Dreams in Vantablack director Ian Keteku and poet Libin Ahmed talk about the power of poetry to change perceptions. Musician Daniela Gesundheit discusses Alphabet of Wrongdoing, her new album of reimagined Jewish ceremonial …
One in three mayors or reeves in Ontario is unchallenged in this fall's municipal election. York University political scientist Zachary Spicer says something needs to change because acclamations are bad for democracy and bad for communities.
Staff at UNB and a local church are working together to bring a family from Ukraine to Fredericton. But after a 7 month wait, a baby born in a bomb shelter, and a family separated by international borders, it's proving increasingly difficult to get them here.
(0:00) A book documenting the history of filming making in Labrador is set to be launched during The Big Land Film Festival. To talk about their new book, we speak to co-author Morgan Mills. (6:34) The Manishan Nui Community Gathering is all about sharing. Last week, hundreds of food hampers were put together and distributed to families at the gath…
Saint John councillors took a step toward changing how housing development works in the city by asking the city manager to figure out a plan for a new municipal housing entity. Joanna Killen was one of the councillors behind the motion.Joanna Killen is a Ward 1 councillor in Saint John.
Listeners in the Maritimes share their stories about how they're continuing to clean up after storm Fiona. We also hear updates from several CBC reporters spread out around the region. An insurance expert also updates listeners on making claims.
Thousands of Nova Scotians without power in the wake of post-tropical storm Fiona are likely making last ditch efforts to save the food in their fridges. We ask the manager of the province's Food Safety Program for advice on what's still edible and how to avoid food poisoning!
Anne Camozzi, who lives with a disability in Antigonish, tells host Jeff Douglas that she felt cut off from her community during and after post-tropical storm Fiona. She says the province should create a vulnerable person registry as part of emergency planning.
The Manager of EMO for the CBRM provides an update on what the cleanup crews are doing.
Louise Comeau is director of climate change and energy solutions at the Conservation Council of New Brunswick.
Walking.. it's the perfect exercise. Anyone can do it... anywhere - but a group of Canadian researchers have found that there is one way to make it even better: Add poles! You may feel silly at first, but Nordic walking as it's called has a lot of health benefits. (Anthony Germain with the CBC's Antonia Reed)…
From cinnamon toast shrimp to why Black TikTok creators went on strike, the podcast ICYMI stays on top of the latest trending Internet shenanigans so you don’t have to go Googling for yourself.This week ICYMI host Rachelle Hampton joins Leah-Simone Bowen to talk about the challenges of being online all the time, why she tries to cover not only what…
This week's Ask Me Anything segment is with Alexander Lanoszka. The University of Waterloo political science professor answers your questions on Ukraine.
Writers & Company revisits Eleanor Wachtel’s 2012 conversation with one of England’s great novelists, Hilary Mantel, who died on Sept. 22, 2022. She was 70. Mantel was one of the few writers to win the Booker Prize twice — first in 2009 for Wolf Hall, and again in 2012 for its sequel, Bring Up the Bodies. She talked to Eleanor Wachtel about histori…
Dorothy Ellen Plamer on Kerfuffle, Wayne Johnston on Jennie's Boy and Susan Musgrave takes our Proust questionnaire, and more.
UN Ambassador Bob Rae discusses Russia’s limited mobilization and the evolving war in Ukraine, MPs Nathaniel Erskine-Smith and Don Davies talk about a review of Canada’s cannabis rules and CBC reporter Kate McKenna digs into the issue of immigration in the current Quebec election. Plus — political scientist Jared Wesley and pollster Christian Bourq…
Dr. Chris Applewhaite is a family doctor on Salt Spring Island in BC, a place where nearly half of all residents don’t have one. Low pay, a mountain of paperwork and lack of timely access to MRIs and specialists make the work so frustrating to Chris and his colleagues that many are giving up.
With students starting a new school year, we examine the impact of tech on remote learning. Western University associate professor Prachi Srivastava talks about the impact of COVID on educational outcomes. Sharon Saw, Grade 1 teacher from Edmonton, Alta., shares how she uses TikTok to connect with students and fellow educators. University of Windso…
How a YouTuber chronicling everyday Russian life adjusts to life during wartime; Italy seems poised to elect a Prime Minister with neo-fascist roots; how Canadians are challenging colonial naming conventions by changing their own names; The Dreamlife of Georgie Stone documents a transgender teen who challenged Australia's laws so she could affirm h…
A new book lets the Milky Way speak for itself - and it’s kind of a jerk; Watch out for the quiet ones – The smartest racoons are the most docile; 375 million years ago an animal crawled out of the water - then noped right back in; Seventeen bodies found in a medieval well were likely from a 12th century hate-crime; The science of a city’s summer s…
This week the changing face of the monarchy in northern Ontario, a look at the salaries of town councilors as a municipal election issue, another professor leaves Laurentian University, we tour the recycling operations at Glencore's smelter in Falconbridge, and an update on the film industry in Sudbury.…
Miguel Rivas, Brandon Ash-Mohammed and Jan Caruana take the news quiz with host Gavin Crawford
Julian Barnes’ latest novel, Elizabeth Finch, asks the question, what if civilization took a wrong turn in the 4th Century, by choosing Christianity over Hellenistic and Roman paganism?
From the Winnipeg Comedy Festival last May, Michael McCreary is concerned that he might have to give his Autism membership card back! And Abbas Wahab lets us know that one person can be many different types of immigrant - all at the same time!