Sunday EditionWorkers pay high price after marathon Crown Can strikeOct 2, 2015 | 24:56A small but steadfast band of Canadian workers marched on a picket line for 22 long months. Their strike against Crown Can, a multinational American company, came to a distressing end. Ashley Walters's documentary is called "More Powerful Than God."
Sunday EditionArsing around with the New York Times crossword - Michael's essayOct 2, 2015 | 3:34When is a naughty word is not really so very naughty after all? In this week's essay, Michael takes a playful look at the use and misuse of language, with the sober, staid New York Times leading the way.
Sunday EditionWhat are Canadian values and who decides?Oct 2, 2015 | 46:24The phrases have become campaign clichés - Canadian values, shared values, family values. But what are Canadian values? And how do they change over time? A wide-ranging conversation with four prominent Canadians.
Sunday Edition"Spaceman" Bill Lee talks Blue Jays fever and bringing pro ball back to MontrealOct 2, 2015 | 26:14One of baseball's most colourful, outspoken characters, pitcher Bill Lee, joins Michael to talk Jays, World Series hopes, and Canada's renewed passion for the game.
Sunday EditionArsing around; What are Canadian values? The Crown Can strike; Bill Lee on Jays feverOct 2, 2015 | 1:42:28Hour 1: Arsing around - Michael's essay; What are Canadian values?
Hour 2: The Crown Can Strike; Listener mail; Bill Lee on Jays fever
Sunday EditionLife Support - Medicare's mid-life crisisSep 25, 2015 | 55:19Meyer Brownstone remembers the triumphs and the compromises that led to Canada's first universal health care system. André Picard and Colleen Flood take its pulse, and give us their prognosis.
Sunday EditionWillkommen, Bienvenue, Welcome!Sep 18, 2015 | 15:27Germany's warm embrace of Syrian refugees: Michael talks to Josef Joffe, publisher-editor of Die Zeit, a weekly German newspaper, about why Germany is flinging open its doors to refugees.
Sunday EditionGay adoptive parents make legal history and create an extraordinary family - an Alisa Siegel documentarySep 17, 2015 | 33:43The story of the first gay couple in Canada to co-adopt two children.
Sunday EditionShould fledgling politicians be cut down by social media? - Michael's essaySep 17, 2015 | 4:30Michael on how we are turning into a nation of "hall monitors" who jump on every thoughtless remark ever made by a would-be politician.
Sunday EditionMail on Michael's essay "Let Them In", and on the poem "Home"Sep 17, 2015 | 7:12We hear from listeners who both agree and disagree with Michael's essay, and others who were moved by Somali-British poet Warsan Shire's poem "Home".