Feb 8, 2013 | 7:26Day 6 Royce White on mental illness and the NBA Audio
Day 6 Royce White on mental illness and the NBA Feb 8, 2013 | 7:26Basketball player Royce White has had a tumultous first year in the NBA since being drafted by the Houston Rockets in the first round. Despite being considered one of the best players in his cohort, he hasn't played a regular season game for the team. And that's because of his very public campaign to get more support from the team for his general anxiety disorder. He and the team have now reached an agreement, and next week he'll suit up for their farm team, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers. But before then, he spoke to Day 6 about surviving with a mental illness in the NBA.
Dec 26, 2014 | 18:46Day 6 Was 2014 a good year for women? Audio
Day 6 Was 2014 a good year for women? Dec 26, 2014 | 18:46Responses from many women to the Jian Ghomeshi scandal and other stories involving women pointed at some promising progress. So was 2014 actually a good year for women? Brent asks three cultural critics: Roxane Gay, Steph Guthrie and Septembre Anderson.
Jun 6, 2014 | 9:15Day 6 Sex, drugs, and GDP Audio
Day 6 Sex, drugs, and GDP Jun 6, 2014 | 9:15European governments have started to include off-the-books earnings - like prostitution and drugs - in the national official economic tally: the GDP. Financial Times columnist Tim Harford explains why and how countries are making this move.
Nov 14, 2014 | 14:28Day 6 Carine McCandless and The Wild Truth Audio
Day 6 Carine McCandless and The Wild Truth Nov 14, 2014 | 14:28Brent speaks with Corine McCandless about the untold stories behind the life and death of her brother Chris McCandless, who hitchhiked around the US for nearly two years, eventually ending up in the Alaskan wilderness.
Sep 5, 2014 | 11:59Day 6 Is the robot rebellion inevitable? Audio
Day 6 Is the robot rebellion inevitable? Sep 5, 2014 | 11:59This week, Google snapped up one of the world's leading artificial intelligence research teams. Brent speaks with Nick Bostrum, author of Superintelligence and Wendell Wallach, author of Moral Machines about the dangerous side of artificial intelligence.
Oct 27, 2012 | 7:18Day 6 Cloud Atlas Race Controversy Audio
Day 6 Cloud Atlas Race Controversy Oct 27, 2012 | 7:18The much-hyped Cloud Atlas hit theatres this week, based on the acclaimed novel by David Mitchell and directed by Tom Tykwer and the Wachowski siblings. The film has ignited a controversy for its use of white actors as Asian characters. Brent spoke with Asian actor Pun Bandhu. He's had roles in Michael Clayton, Burn After Reading and Nurse Jackie.