Generation Jobless
Canada's youth are mired in joblessness raising fears they are becoming a lost generation. A flood of university graduates, burdened by student debt, are either unemployed or underemployed. And more young men are dropping out of high school facing even bleaker prospects. Where have the jobs gone and what are the solutions?
Why Men Cheat
The world is awash in outrageous tales of powerful men risking everything in pursuit of that most lowly of goals: sexual gratification. What were they thinking? As it turns out, thinking might not have all that much to do with it. We explore the latest research on risk taking and alpha males and the culture of complicity that surrounds it.
8TH Fire; Indigenous in the City
Meet the rich kaleidoscope of Aboriginal people who are fast joining the country's urban middle class and bringing their culture with them.
The Psychopath Next Door
Most of us think of the psychopath as a serial killer, but most are not physically violent criminals and they live among us, undetected. Charming, manipulative and ruthless, these are the “snakes in suits” who don’t rob the bank, but instead become a director of it.

Recent Episodes

8TH Fire: It’s Time

8TH Fire: It’s Time

Memorable people and stories from across the country illustrate why there's an economic, demographic and moral imperative to fix Canada's troubled 500-year relationship with Aboriginals. Watch Full Episode

Flying Solo

Flying Solo

A look at one of the most radical and consequential social movements of our time – the global trend toward living alone. In Canada, there are now more one person households than couple households with kids. Why is this happening and why does it matter? Watch Full Episode

The Age of the Drone

The Age of the Drone

There’s a revolution happening and it’s overhead. The drones are coming. From Amazon to Google, the government and your neighbours, everyone is embracing the drone. The big question is: who gets to use them, and how? Watch Full Episode

Behind the Lens Blog

Top 10 Canadian Scams

Top 10 Canadian Scams

Mobile phones and social media are all reaching ten year milestones, and now scammers are more active than ever using new technology for their illicit gains. A recent study shows that they are winning.

‘Generation Jobless’ gloomy about career prospects: online survey

‘Generation Jobless’ gloomy about career prospects: online survey

Our interactive survey has received an incredible 21,645 responses. Find out the results!

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