Tales from Kingston Pen

Tales from Kingston Pen

Saturday, May 2, 2015 at 2 PM

Stories of redemption, punishment, and trauma from one of the oldest prisons in the world, the Kingston Penitentiary, which will finally close its doors in 2014.

Generation Jobless

Generation Jobless

Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 2 PM

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?

Faking the Grade

Faking the Grade

Saturday, April 11, 2015 at 2 PM

Academia is ground zero in the war on cheating, as students become ever more ingenious in the ways of deception. What's behind this epidemic?

Zoo Revolution

Zoo Revolution

Sunday, April 5, 2015 at 9 PM

There is no institution more adored or reviled than the modern zoo. Despite their popularity with the public, the debate over whether wild animals belong in captivity continues. Is it time to re-invent them?

The Trouble with Experts

The Trouble with Experts

Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 2 PM

We all count on experts to tell us how to vote, raise our kids, invest our money and fix our homes - but should we trust them?

The Secret World of Gold

The Secret World of Gold

Thursday, March 12, 2015 at 2 PM

A look at the power and politics of gold. Where is the gold and who really owns it?

The Truth About Female Desire

The Truth About Female Desire

Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 9 PM

An astonishingly frank exploration of what turns Canadian women on and why. A generation ago a woman who liked sex went to great lengths to hide it. Now she brags about it on national TV. Canadian women tell shocking truths about female desire.

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?

Inside Hana’s Suitcase

Inside Hana’s Suitcase

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 2 PM

The poignant story of two young children who grew up in pre-WWII Czechoslovakia and the terrible events that they endured just because they happened to be born Jewish.

Customer (Dis)Service

Customer (Dis)Service

Friday, January 23, 2015 at 2 PM

We are in a customer service crisis; ineffective representatives, long wait times, overseas call centers and a dysfunctional relationship have left customers angry, frustrated and confused. Are the good old days long gone, or have we gotten what we asked for?

Deadly by Design

Deadly by Design

Friday, January 16, 2015 at 2 PM

Deadly By Design explores the lucrative business of illegal synthetic drugs in Canada.

The Condo Game

The Condo Game

Friday, January 9, 2015 at 2 PM

Look at the forces at play behind the fastest moving condo market in North America, Toronto, and discover that the glittering glass hides a sea of troubles.

The Age of the Drone

The Age of the Drone

Friday, January 9, 2015 at 2 PM

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?

Officeland

Officeland

Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 2 PM

No doors. No walls. And coming soon to an office near you. Open concept design is becoming ubiquitous in workspaces. Advocates say it encourages better interaction amongst employees. Critics say it's noisy and distracting. So what's driving this?

The Motherload

The Motherload

Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 9 PM

Whether you’re an unemployed single mom or a Fortune 500 CEO with a new baby, women today are experiencing a motherload like never before. Women still lag behind men in income, full-time employment and senior management positions. Doc Zone investigates why we are not yet living in a 50--50 world.

State of Incarceration

State of Incarceration

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 9 PM

Crime rates in Canada are plummeting, so why are we spending hundred of millions on new prisons?

NCR: Not Criminally Responsible

NCR: Not Criminally Responsible

Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 2 PM

Julie Bouvier who was nearly stabbed to death by a man in a psychotic frenzy because "the devil told him to kill the prettiest girl in the mall" is shocked to find he is released from the mental hospital and terrified that he will come after her.

The Real Dirt on Gossip

The Real Dirt on Gossip

Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 2 PM

Gossip has a bad reputation but could it actually be good for you? Find out the inside scoop on our insatiable desire for dishing the dirt.

Inside the Cirque

Inside the Cirque

Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 2 PM

Doc Zone goes behind the curtain and under the stage to reveal how it's all done. The incredible logistics behind the Cirque du Soleil - the biggest road show in history.

Who’s Sorry Now?

Who’s Sorry Now?

Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 2 PM

From Tiger Woods and Bill Clinton to John Edwards, we peel back the layers on the billion dollar business of the public apology.

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