Tuesday, December 27, 2011 | Categories: Episodes
Just a few of the highlights from the latest show. For a more detailed rundown, click on "Read More" at the bottom of this entry. Or consult the box marked "Latest Audio" at the right-hand side of the webpage
BEIT SHEMESH RALLY. Thousands gather in an Israeli city to protest what they say is an ultra-Orthodox extremist influence on women's rights.
FROM OUR ARCHIVES: BENAZIR BHUTTO. Pakistan's prodigal daughter. On this day in 2007, Benazir Bhutto was assassinated. We replay part of an interview with her, and with a man that was with her when she died.
READING: ZLATEH THE GOAT. Alan Maitland reads "Zlateh the Goat" a modern story written in the style of a classic folktale by the late Nobel Prize-winning author Isaac Bashevis Singer.
FLORIDA TURTLE RETURNED. Johnny be good. A rare sea turtle who went off course and landed in Europe is back home again in the Gulf of Mexico.
FTR: HOCKEY FLAG BEARER. The thrill of a lifetime. A nine-year-old from the troubled community of Hobbema, Alberta earns a spot as flag-bearer at the World Junior Hockey championship in Edmonton.