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In the Field - MusicMay 11, 2014 | 52:59In the Field Music Audio
In the Field Music May 11, 2014 | 52:59On this episode, stories of music. You'll meet Tom Schilling, Broadway vocal coach now living in Hamilton; a group of German refugees who tell their story through music; and the musical passion of Montreal singer Betty Bonifassi.
In the Field - Our Raylene Rankin tribute (Season's best)Jan 1, 2013 | 54:00In the Field Our Raylene Rankin tribute (Season's best) Audio
In the Field Our Raylene Rankin tribute (Season's best) Jan 1, 2013 | 54:00Today's special encore holiday episode features a documentary on the late Raylene Rankin. Before her untimely death in the autumn of 2012 Rankin secured her place in the Canadian pop music pantheon with her gorgeous performances of hits like All The Diamonds and Rise Again. In interviews recorded just months before her death, Rankin talks frankly about her career, her family and her hopes and fears for the future.
In the Field - Afghanistan then and nowMar 23, 2014 | 52:59In the Field Afghanistan then and now Audio
In the Field Afghanistan then and now Mar 23, 2014 | 52:59It ended with no marching bands, just a simple ceremony. Was it "twelve years of bravery" or "a quiet end to a long war that solved nothing". Using interviews, news and documentary reports from 2001 to the present day we look back at Canada's gruelling an
In the Field - Workplace Bully (May 2012 Encore)Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29In the Field Workplace Bully (May 2012 Encore) Audio
In the Field Workplace Bully (May 2012 Encore) Jul 31, 2012 | 27:29Later on In the Field.We know there are bullies on the school ground, and we know who they're picking on. It's the small kids, the new kids, the ones who don't speak English so well. The ones who don't have support from their peers. In the workplace, we know there are bullies too, that's no surprise to anyone. But you might be surprised to hear how often it happens. And it might be a big surprise to hear who's getting bullied.
In the Field - Canadian beauty is about good hair, the Yukon, and music - Part 2Oct 23, 2012 | 27:30In the Field Canadian beauty is about good hair, the Yukon, and music - Part 2 Audio
In the Field Canadian beauty is about good hair, the Yukon, and music - Part 2 Oct 23, 2012 | 27:30In the second of a two part exploration of Canadian beauty, In The Field showcases a feature documentary on the late Raylene Rankin. Before here untimely death in the autumn of 2012 Rankin secured her place in the Canadian pop music pantheon with her gorgeous performances of hits like All The Diamonds and Rise Again.
In the Field - War and Remembrance - Part 2Nov 5, 2012 | 27:30In the Field War and Remembrance - Part 2 Audio
In the Field War and Remembrance - Part 2 Nov 5, 2012 | 27:30The second part of our program on war and remembrance looks back on the experiences of World Wars I and II. In The Field remembers the catastrophic sinking of a civilian ferry off the coast of Newfoundland in 1942. The boys of the Regina Rifle Regiment who fought through D-Day and beyond. And how the civil rights of loyal Canadians were abused in both world wars.
In the Field - Grace under pressure - Part 1Nov 27, 2012 | 27:30In the Field Grace under pressure - Part 1 Audio
In the Field Grace under pressure - Part 1 Nov 27, 2012 | 27:30There's a lot of talk about the growing problem of dementia in Canada. For the most part, those who have it are shut away and held under tight supervision. But not in Denmark. Dementia patients are free to travel, keep up on their hobbies and stay as independent as possible for as long as possible.
In the Field - March 24, 2013Mar 25, 2013 | 53:59In the Field March 24, 2013 Audio
In the Field March 24, 2013 Mar 25, 2013 | 53:59This week on In The Field, you'll hear about how First Nations patients were cared for - or not - at the racially segregated hospitals in B.C., and you'll find out how recent refugees from Bhutan via Nepal are taking care of their families and their futur
In the Field - Rewiring our kidsMar 30, 2014 | 52:58In the Field Rewiring our kids Audio
In the Field Rewiring our kids Mar 30, 2014 | 52:58What is constant texting, multitasking and a life of full time partial attention doing to the physical, emotional and social life of our kids?
In the Field - Reports from UgandaApr 13, 2014 | 52:58In the Field Reports from Uganda Audio
In the Field Reports from Uganda Apr 13, 2014 | 52:58Dictators who take dictation from God, murderous bullies and military coups, a country recovering from decades of economic mismanagement, rebel activity and civil war. Reports from Uganda, from indepence to the present day.
In the Field - Mental HealthMay 4, 2014 | 52:59In the Field Mental Health Audio
In the Field Mental Health May 4, 2014 | 52:59This is Mental Health Week here in Canada. On today’s show, we have three documentaries: all of them which explore different aspects of a subject which is all too often taboo.
In the Field - Traditional Chinese MedicineMay 25, 2014 | 52:59In the Field Traditional Chinese Medicine Audio
In the Field Traditional Chinese Medicine May 25, 2014 | 52:59A look at traditional Chinese medicine in Canadian society.
In the Field - March 20, 2012 Part 2Mar 20, 2012 | 27:28In the Field March 20, 2012 Part 2 Audio
In the Field March 20, 2012 Part 2 Mar 20, 2012 | 27:28Chickens are what brought jobs and security to St Francois, New Brunswick. And chickens are what's tearing the community apart. It's a story of corporate warfare, public-relations blitzes, and dense legal battles. It's also the story of a once happy community where neighbours and families are now at odds with each other.
In the Field - March 20, 2012 Part 1Mar 20, 2012 | 24:57In the Field March 20, 2012 Part 1 Audio
In the Field March 20, 2012 Part 1 Mar 20, 2012 | 24:57One of the worst disasters in U.S. naval history occurred 70 years ago off the coast of Newfoundland. A destroyer called the Truxton crashed into the cliffs near St. Lawrence during a storm in 1942. Just a couple of kilometres away an even larger ship called the Pollack went aground. The sea took 200 men that night.
In the Field - March 27, 2012 Part 2Mar 27, 2012 | 27:29In the Field March 27, 2012 Part 2 Audio
In the Field March 27, 2012 Part 2 Mar 27, 2012 | 27:29In part two of this episode. Nunavut is Canada's youngest territory. Almost half of Nunavut's population is under the age of 20. The average age in all of Canada is almost twice that,thirty seven. So the concerns of young people in Inuit communities are critical. Today young Inuit look as much to the south, as they do to their elders, for ways to live.They have more choices.With choice comes hard decisions, like how to embrace what's new, without discarding what makes Inuit culture so distinct.

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