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Dispatches - "From trash to musical treasure in Brazil" (Documentary)May 10, 2012 | 5:40Dispatches "From trash to musical treasure in Brazil" (Documentary) Audio
Dispatches "From trash to musical treasure in Brazil" (Documentary) May 10, 2012 | 5:40A story now, about making the best of what you've got. You know the old adage about life giving you lemons, so make lemonade. As Lisa Hale reports from Brazil, life gave David Rocha garbage. You won't believe what he makes of it.
Dispatches - "Peru's Bomberitos to the rescue" (Documentary)May 31, 2012 | 14:43Dispatches "Peru's Bomberitos to the rescue" (Documentary) Audio
Dispatches "Peru's Bomberitos to the rescue" (Documentary) May 31, 2012 | 14:43Lori Chodos rides along with a filmmaker, chasing the Bomberitos of Peru. They're kids, living practically on their own in the Andes mountains, who ride rickety carts to the site of roadside accidents and disasters.
Dispatches - "What stories they won't forget" (Bruce Edwards sees another side of vandalism)Jun 21, 2012 | 2:00Dispatches "What stories they won't forget" (Bruce Edwards sees another side of vandalism) Audio
Dispatches "What stories they won't forget" (Bruce Edwards sees another side of vandalism) Jun 21, 2012 | 2:00While he was in South Africa the CBC's Bruce Edwards did a story on white farms taken over by blacks. A flat tire led to some surprises.
Q - Jason Russell on Kony 2012Mar 20, 2013 | 20:25Q Jason Russell on Kony 2012 Audio
Q Jason Russell on Kony 2012 Mar 20, 2013 | 20:25Jason Russell, the man behind the Kony 2012 campaign, spoke to Jian about what the campaign achieved, the backlash the campaign received, and his mental breakdown.
Day 6 - Michael Shermer on Boston, Waco and Conspiracy TheoriesApr 20, 2013 | 10:43Day 6 Michael Shermer on Boston, Waco and Conspiracy Theories Audio
Day 6 Michael Shermer on Boston, Waco and Conspiracy Theories Apr 20, 2013 | 10:43It's been a week with more than its share of bad news: the Boston bombings, packages believed to be tainted with Ricin and a deadly explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco, Texas. Brent speaks to science journalist Michael Shermer to discuss reactions t
Day 6 - Femen: Topless protests in the Muslim worldMay 25, 2013 | 9:34Day 6 Femen: Topless protests in the Muslim world Audio
Day 6 Femen: Topless protests in the Muslim world May 25, 2013 | 9:34Amina Tyler was arrested in Tunisia this week for allegedly scrawling the word "FEMEN" on a wall near a prominent mosque. Femen is a feminist activist group that typically protests topless or in the nude.
Day 6 - Chasing Snowden (Instant oral history)Jul 5, 2013 | 7:55Day 6 Chasing Snowden (Instant oral history) Audio
Day 6 Chasing Snowden (Instant oral history) Jul 5, 2013 | 7:55NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden is believed to be somewhere inside a Moscow airport, and just about every media outlet in the world is hoping to get an exclusive interview.
Day 6 - Day 6 Encore: Lawyers who defend alleged terroristsJul 5, 2013 | 16:05Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Lawyers who defend alleged terrorists Audio
Day 6 Day 6 Encore: Lawyers who defend alleged terrorists Jul 5, 2013 | 16:05Brent is joined by a panel of three lawyers who have defended alleged terrorists.
Day 6 - Whitey Bulger - America's most wanted gangsterJul 12, 2013 | 9:30Day 6 Whitey Bulger - America's most wanted gangster Audio
Day 6 Whitey Bulger - America's most wanted gangster Jul 12, 2013 | 9:30After 16 years on the run, notorious Boston gangster Whitey Bulger is standing trial. We talk to Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Kevin Cullen from the Boston Globe about the trial of Whitey Bulger.
Day 6 - What do we know about chemical weapons in Syria?Aug 23, 2013 | 6:27Day 6 What do we know about chemical weapons in Syria? Audio
Day 6 What do we know about chemical weapons in Syria? Aug 23, 2013 | 6:27Dr. Amy Smithson, an expert on chemical weapons, joins Day 6 to share her perspective on the alleged chemical attack in Syria this week, and what she thinks about the skeptics' claims.
Dispatches - "Bahrain's unfinished revolution" (Interview)Oct 13, 2011 | 8:14Dispatches "Bahrain's unfinished revolution" (Interview) Audio
Dispatches "Bahrain's unfinished revolution" (Interview) Oct 13, 2011 | 8:14Of all the uprisings of the Arab Spring, few seemed to be contained as quickly as the so-called "Pearl Revolution" in Bahrain. But as Rick found out from Mansoor al Jamri, editor-in-chief of the independent newspaper Al Wasat, the protests do in fact continue, despite government crackdowns and troops from neighbouring Saudi Arabia.
Dispatches - "They meant well"Oct 13, 2011 | 16:25Dispatches "They meant well" Audio
Dispatches "They meant well" Oct 13, 2011 | 16:25Rick interviews Peter Van Buren about his time working on a Provincial Reconstruction Team in Iraq, and how nothing in his 20 years as a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. State Department prepared him for the bizarre range of misconceived projects his government was funding there. It's all in his new book "We Meant Well: How I helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People."
Audio - Fracking (promo) with Dick Downey - October 13, 2011Oct 13, 2011 | 0:44Audio Fracking (promo) with Dick Downey - October 13, 2011 Audio
Audio Fracking (promo) with Dick Downey - October 13, 2011 Oct 13, 2011 | 0:44Next week on Dispatches we go to Otsego County in New York to uncover how fracking -- natural gas extraction using water, sand and chemicals -- is dividing the community. And some people, including fracking supporter Dick Downey -- feel like when it comes to who's fighting the gas companies, there's a class divide in play as well.
Dispatches - "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Basketball at Forward Operating Base)Oct 13, 2011 | 2:36Dispatches "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Basketball at Forward Operating Base) Audio
Dispatches "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Basketball at Forward Operating Base) Oct 13, 2011 | 2:36Peter Van Buren reads from his new book about Iraq reconstruction, 'We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People.' In this excerpt, he reflects on watching a basketball game at his Forward Operating Base.
Dispatches - "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Humanitarian assistance)Oct 13, 2011 | 1:29Dispatches "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Humanitarian assistance) Audio
Dispatches "We Meant Well" reading by author Peter Van Buren (Humanitarian assistance) Oct 13, 2011 | 1:29Peter Van Buren reads from his new book about Iraq reconstruction, 'We Meant Well: How I Helped Lose the Battle for the Hearts and Minds of the Iraqi People.' In this excerpt, he talks about the military's fondness for "Humanitarian Assistance" drops: huge donations of food and goods to people who may or may not need them.

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