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    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 - 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 - Broke and brokenMar 15, 2015 | 53:58In the Field Broke and broken Audio
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    In the Field - The kindness of strangersApr 5, 2015 | 53:58In the Field The kindness of strangers Audio
    In the Field The kindness of strangers Apr 5, 2015 | 53:58The kindness and compassion of strangers both online and off. A community activates to find a stem cell match. A man memorializes bittersweet comments on YouTube videos. Plus: When help isn't helpful.
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    In the Field Music moves me; or not May 31, 2015 | 24:58Music moves a mother to search for her long-lost child. Three people are moved to make music their career even though they can't hear the sounds they’re making. PLUS ‘it moves me not’; one person's confession; music is just white noise.
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    In the Field The Big C Jun 22, 2014 | 52:59Two inspiring stories about fighting cancer: the amazing Dr. C in St. John's and two big-hearted strangers who stepped into the life of a mother suffering from cancer. Dr. Joshi was on top of the world in the fall of 2013.
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    In the Field Back to Buhari Apr 19, 2015 | 53:58Can Nigeria’s new president “escape the old battles”? A 1985 documentary takes us to Nigeria when Buhari was last in power; journalists and historians, school children and teachers, taxi drivers, nurses, nuns and newly weds.
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