Jun 14, 2013 | 27:30The Current Are we living in 1984? Audio
The Current Are we living in 1984? Jun 14, 2013 | 27:30Sales of George Orwell's novel 1984 spiked following revelations of the US domestic surveillance program. Writer Joyce Carol Oates isn't surprised. She believes 2013 is the new 1984 with a little Brave New World thrown in.
Jun 19, 2013 | 23:59The Current The evolutionary power of Denial Audio
The Current The evolutionary power of Denial Jun 19, 2013 | 23:59Ajit Varki believes that to really understand how we reached the top of the evolutionary ladder you have to be in denial. He shares his theories on how Denial, Self-Deception and False Beliefs allowed humans to surpass other species, to survive and think.
Jun 13, 2013 | 21:59The Current Trouble in Lululemon-land? Audio
The Current Trouble in Lululemon-land? Jun 13, 2013 | 21:59Lululemon’s CEO is gone and stock prices are tumbling … yet it is still the most valuable retail brand in Canada with what you could call a cult following. Will that be enough to keep Lululemon strong?
Jun 12, 2013 | 23:59The Current Ugandan Gay Rights: Frank Mugisha Audio
The Current Ugandan Gay Rights: Frank Mugisha Jun 12, 2013 | 23:59The safest place for a gay person in Uganda may be the closet. The government is sitting on an anti-homosexuality bill that provides for the death penalty. Still, the country has advocates for gay rights like Frank Mugisha who worries time is running out.