Thursday, February 2, 2012 | 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.
EGYPT RIOTS FOLO. A riot begets more riots. A day after a deadly melee at a soccer game in Egypt, protesters clash with police -- the very security forces they blame for the violence at the match. We'll hear from a protester in downtown Cairo.
VICTIMS OF CRIME OMBUDSMAN. Imbalance of justice. Canada's Ombudsman for Victims of Crime, Sue O'Sullivan, says too much focus is being put on offenders, and that more needs to be done to help their victims.
FTR: CANADA READS - BIDINI. Taking a trip with the Hip. Musician and Canada Reads contender Dave Bidini reads from his book On a Cold Road, about touring with the Tragically Hip.
REMOTE CONTROL SPIDER SEX. Attachment issues. Researchers have discovered a species of male spider with the ability to leaving a part of himself with his mate, so the male spider can continue breeding from afar.
A WALK ACROSS THE SUN. Trafficking Victims. A debut novel tackles the horrors of human trafficking in the sex trade. Carol has a feature interview with author, Corban Addison.