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Past Episodes: December 2013 Archives

A Book a Day for a Year

It's a new years resolution that will put many to shame. Amy Mathers explains why she is vowing to read a book of young adult literature every day for a year. Listen audio (runs 7:34)


Legal Prostitution One Step Closer

Those in favour of legalizing prostitution took a giant step forward today, when the Supreme Court ruled laws against prostitution are unconstitutional. The decision gives Ottawa one year to write new laws. Joining Here and Now to explain why they felt current laws left prostitutes vulnerable was Chanelle Gallant. She's Communications & Community Engagement co-ordinator for Maggie's: The Toronto Sex Workers Action Project Listen audio (runs 5:26)


New Turkey Traditions for the Holidays

Turkey may be part of the traditional Christmas dinner, but there's nothing traditional about the way it's being cooked. Anita Stewart is an author and food laureate at the University of Guelph. She talked turkey with Gill. Listen audio (runs 6:54)