Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Audio
Day 6 New Mafia Kingpins - The 'Ndrangheta Oct 6, 2012 | 11:25xplosive allegations of organized crime's power in Quebec dominated the headlines again this week. So far at the at The Charbonneau inquiry we've been hearing a lot about the Cosa Nostra group which has strong ties to Sicily. But now another name is emerging -- The 'Ndrangheta. And their power base is in Calabria, the toe of Italy's boot. The organized crime group dominates in Europe and now we're learning just how much power and pull they have in Ontario. We'll dig deeper with mob watcher Antonio Nicaso and former RCMP chief superintendent Ben Soave.
Jan 10, 2014 | 7:09Day 6 Survivorman shares his sub zero survival tips Audio
Day 6 Survivorman shares his sub zero survival tips Jan 10, 2014 | 7:09Having camped in the freezing temperatures of the Arctic Les Stroud, also known as Survivorman, knows a few tricks that can help us deal with the recent cold that has engulfed our country. In a conversation with Brent, he shared some of his survival tips.
Mar 9, 2013 | 9:28Day 6 The bartender who discovered Stompin' Tom Connors Audio
Day 6 The bartender who discovered Stompin' Tom Connors Mar 9, 2013 | 9:28Gaetan Lepine was tending bar at the Maple Leaf Tavern in Timmins, Ontario when a tall, skinny drifter walked in with a guitar. Lepine offered him a beer for a song, and the legend of Stompin' Tom Connors was born. The two men became lifelong friends and collaborators.
Aug 16, 2013 | 8:02Day 6 Sinkhole superheroes Audio
Day 6 Sinkhole superheroes Aug 16, 2013 | 8:02If sinkholes are super-villains, then they're doing a fine job of taking over the world. This week Day 6 talks to a sinkhole superhero who's cleaning up the damage in Florida.
Feb 28, 2014 | 9:38Day 6 Day 6 Presents: An Alternative Academy Awards Audio
Day 6 Day 6 Presents: An Alternative Academy Awards Feb 28, 2014 | 9:38Let's face it. The Academy Awards will only acknowledge about a fraction of the year's cinematic output. So Day 6 has decided to host our own alternative Oscars. We've invited two professional film critics, Alonso Duralde and Amy Nicholson, to help us rei
Mar 7, 2014 | 14:17Day 6 Rethinking Canada's prostitution laws Audio
Day 6 Rethinking Canada's prostitution laws Mar 7, 2014 | 14:17The Supreme Court recently struck down Canada's prostitution laws. Now we have less than a year to rethink our approach to sex work. Journalist Julian Bohne reports from Germany, and Brenda Cossman talks to Brent about possible models for regulation.
Oct 12, 2012 | 10:25Day 6 Jason Kenney Offers Jobs to Ireland Audio
Day 6 Jason Kenney Offers Jobs to Ireland Oct 12, 2012 | 10:25Canada's Minister for Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism appeared on a lat night Irish TV program to promote Canada as a great place to work. Hear from the talk show host and the Parliamentary secretary on why Canada is going to Ireland to find workers.
Apr 12, 2013 | 9:00Day 6 Justice and social media, Rehtaeh and Steubenville Audio
Day 6 Justice and social media, Rehtaeh and Steubenville Apr 12, 2013 | 9:00The awful similarities between Rehtaeh Parsons story and that of the young girl raped in Steubenville are hard to ignore. And in both cases, social media pressured the justice system. Alexandria Goddard was at the heart of the pressure in Steubenville.