Mainstreet NSTech & Consequences Sept 24 forgiving and forgettingSep 24, 2015 | 16:17Stephanie Domet talks to Mike Smit about a French court ruling that says search engines have to forget some things, and Andy Bannister about the value of forgetting.
Mainstreet NSTech & Consequences Sept 23 shaping better selvesSep 23, 2015 | 11:25David Deane talks about how we can begin to rein in our inclination to judge and shame others, particularly online where we're free of the social conventions that govern face to face conversations.
Mainstreet NSHistorian who lives in Berwick says Nova Scotia had no golden ageSep 23, 2015 | 14:31Mainstreet's producer Alex Mason talks with Julian Gwyn, author of Excessive Expectations: Maritime Commerce & the Economic Development of Nova Scotia, 1740-1870. It's published by McGill-Queen's University Press.
Mainstreet NSTech & Consequences Sept 22 shaming onlineSep 22, 2015 | 14:52Atlantic School of Theology professor David Deane tells Mainstreet host Stephanie Domet what he thinks explains the popularity of digital shaming.
Mainstreet NSOur oceans guy on the possible consequences of overfishingSep 22, 2015 | 9:33Boris Worm tells Mainstreet host Stephanie Domet about how the damage we do to the oceans can come back to bite us, and what we can do about it.
Mainstreet NSTech & Consequences Sept 21 nastiness onlineSep 21, 2015 | 11:01Caroline Quattrocchi tells Mainstreet host Stephanie Domet about the nasty things people wrote about her son after he was washed off the rocks at Peggy's Cove and drowned.
Mainstreet NSHow much do leaders' debates matter?Aug 5, 2015 | 15:24Not everyone thinks a leaders' debate is the best basis on which to decide which party to vote for. Mainstreet host Stephanie Domet asks how much they matter.
Mainstreet NSParsing the words in a politician's promiseJul 20, 2015 | 17:57Matt Miller of the Ecology Action Centre says he wants to pin down the Minister of Natural Resources on a promise he seemed to make during an interview on Mainstreet.
Mainstreet NSKim Mitchell talks about Max Webster, his solo heyday, and beyondJul 9, 2015 | 37:19To mark Kim Mitchell's birthday, here's an extended version of a conversation Kim had last year with Alex Mason, producer of CBC Radio's Mainstreet in Halifax. With lots of Kim's music mixed in, too.
Mainstreet NSShould more be done to keep people safe at Peggy's Cove?Jul 6, 2015 | 16:32A friend of a man swept off the rocks last week, and the mother of a man who drowned there in April, say they think more needs to be done to impress on visitors how dangerous this place can be.
Mainstreet NSlife & career of Vice-Admiral Harry DeWolf (his birthday was June 26)Jun 25, 2015 | 15:34Michael Whitby is the senior naval historian with the Directorate of History & Herigage at the Department of National Defence. He wrote the chapter about Nova Scotia's famous war hero in The Admirals: Canada's Senior Naval Leadership In The Twentieth Cent