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.
Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Audio
Day 6 Is Donald Trump a political hopeful or a satire artist? Jun 19, 2015 | 7:32For the sixth time, Donald Trump has announced his plans to run for President. But few are taking his bid seriously. Elspeth Reeve, a senior editor at The New Republic, thinks Trump's political posturings are a brilliant act of political satire - although she's not sure he's in on the joke.
Jun 19, 2015 | 8:16Day 6 The Ultimate Summer Reading List Audio
Day 6 The Ultimate Summer Reading List Jun 19, 2015 | 8:16Our books' columnist Becky Toyne returns for our popular annual features: The Ultimate Summer Reading List. We also give away two prize packs to listeners who engage in our online conversation. Our summer reading question this year: "What book should be o
Jun 25, 2015 | 9:48Day 6 Day 6 encore: Rhinos without borders Audio
Day 6 Day 6 encore: Rhinos without borders Jun 25, 2015 | 9:48A record number of rhinos were poached in South Africa last year. Two award-winning filmmakers are taking drastic measures to save South Africa's rhino population, by airlifting them out of the country. Brent speaks with Dereck and Beverly Joubert.
Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Audio
Day 6 Dawson Hacker Ahmed Al-Khabaz on Getting Expelled and Offered a Job Jan 26, 2013 | 6:55Ahmed Al-Khabaz is a 20-year-old former computer science student who was expelled from Dawson College in Montreal. He discovered a gap in Dawson's online security that allowed access students' personal information, and reported it - but he landed in hot water when he ran a further software program checking for vulnerabilities. He's been expelled by Dawson, but offered a job and scholarship courtesy of security company SkyTech. Here's a link to Dawson's statement on the incident.
Oct 17, 2014 | 1:05Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 18/10/14 Audio
Day 6 Riffed From The Headlines 18/10/14 Oct 17, 2014 | 1:05Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly news quiz where we choose three riffs linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag! Email us your answer at day6 at cbc.ca