QDaredevil Will Gadd, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Geek champion Sam Maggs 07/01/2015Jul 1, 2015 | 1:17:02It's a Canada Day encore bouquet! Meet daredevil Will Gadd, the man who climbed Niagara Falls. Buffy Sainte-Marie on Power in the Blood and the power of politically-charged songs. Why seasoned fangirl Sam Maggs is urging more girls to go full geek.
QJudy Blume on how adult secrecy fuelled her passion for franknessJun 30, 2015 | 18:15The beloved YA author recalls incredible events that marked her young life, and how a lack of answers spurred her to invent her own.
QRise of Ramadan chic, U.K. rapper Kate Tempest, Judy Blume's new book 06/30/2015Jun 30, 2015 | 1:16:35Ramadan fashion: Fareeha Molvi on why more brands are tailoring trends for Muslim consumers. Philosophical U.K. rapper Kate Tempest blows through studio q. Beloved writer Judy Blume on her new book and how adult secrecy fuelled her passion for frankness.
QDeath of the phone call, Booker T. Jones, the high cost of workplace incivility 06/29/2015Jun 29, 2015 | 1:15:23Adam McDowell and Ramona Pringle debate whether or not to answer the phone. Booker T. Jones on his 5 decades in the music industry. Christine Porath on the growing incivility of our workplaces.
QRainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker on visualizing prideJun 26, 2015 | 13:41Gilbert Baker hand-stitched and hand-dyed the very first rainbow flag in San Francisco in 1978. It's come a long way since then!
QHow Bollywood star Celina Jaitly became a powerful LGBT allyJun 26, 2015 | 11:24Celina Jaitly has braved threats to fight for LGBT rights in her home country of India, where homosexuality is still illegal.
QHave Pride Parades become all party and no protest?Jun 26, 2015 | 21:13North American Pride Parades are criticised by some for being too corporate, mainstream, and not political enough. Our guests debate the state of pride parades.
QSocalled jams with As It Happens hosts in studio qJun 26, 2015 | 31:34Klezmer-loving rapper Josh Dolgin, better known as Socalled, takes time out from Jazzfest to thrill us as a rule-breaking Friday Live guest.
QSocalled performs, Rainbow flag creator Gilbert Baker, Pride's apolitical vibe, LGBT ally Celina Jaitly 06/26/2015Jun 26, 2015 | 1:38:53Socalled jams with the hosts of As It Happens. Pride flag creator Gilbert Baker on the real meaning of the rainbow. Good or bad debate: the party vibe of the modern-day Pride parade. Bollywood star Celina Jaitly on the international fight for LGBT rights.