Apr 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.
Apr 6, 2014 | 52:58In the Field The other kids Audio
In the Field The other kids Apr 6, 2014 | 52:58Straddling two worlds in one classroom. In Slovakia a new law ends separate education for Roma children. In northern Ontario Cree children travel south to sit with non Cree students in a public school in Cochrane.
Mar 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
Mar 9, 2014 | 52:59In the Field Final wishes final actions Audio
In the Field Final wishes final actions Mar 9, 2014 | 52:59"He was loved in so many different ways"; say friends of loner Jude LeBlanc. "Jerome's Bowl"; fulfilling a strange farewell request.
"Habtom's path"; a refugee prefers death to being sent back to Africa.
Jan 26, 2014 | 52:58In the Field In the battlefield Audio
In the Field In the battlefield Jan 26, 2014 | 52:58"Finding Private Gordon"; a family in Saskatchewan lost a loved one in battle 70 years ago and now, they think, they've found him. "The bomb chaser"; CBC's Art Holmes was the only person brave, or foolish, enough to hold a microphone to the night sky to c
Jan 19, 2014 | 52:58In the Field The final years Audio
In the Field The final years Jan 19, 2014 | 52:58"The Baba Yaga" house. A group of women in Paris move into a senior's home they run themselves. "Ce N'est pas la Vie en Rose". In a Montreal nursing home some residents have a good sense of humour and a fighting spirit, others live day after day in quiet
Jan 12, 2014 | 52:58In the Field The mining show Audio
In the Field The mining show Jan 12, 2014 | 52:58Fracked oil has led to a boom in the US and Canada but also deadly explosions of rail cars transporting it. A nickel mine in Guatemala is the centre of a violent dispute and rape charges which, in a legal first, will be argued in a Canadian court.
Jan 5, 2014 | 52:58In the Field The music show Audio
In the Field The music show Jan 5, 2014 | 52:58Singing for seniors, singing for mental health, yodelling and busking on Toronto's subways; PLUS "The strange case of Benjamin Britten"; looking for traces of the English composer's short stay in a small Quebec town in 1939.