Day 6Riffed From The Headlines 05/07/14Jul 4, 2014 | 1:11Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly quiz where we choose three riffs that are linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag.
Day 6Day 6 Encore: George Takei on internment, Star Trek and activismJul 4, 2014 | 14:04George Takei is the subject of a new documentary, To Be Takei, chronicling his life through his imprisonment at a Japanese-American internment camp to his gay rights activism. He talks to Brent about the film, and his incredible life.
Day 6Do doctors have the right to refuse patients?Jul 4, 2014 | 13:59Two medical ethicists debate whether Canadian doctors should have the right to refuse to treat a patient on religious or moral grounds.
Day 6Episode 189: Doctors Who Deny Treatment, The Art of the Soccer Dive and MoreJul 4, 2014 | 54:00Doctors Who Deny Treatment | The Art of the Soccer Dive | George Takei | The Limits of Human Knowledge
Day 6Marcelo Gleiser on the multiverse hypothesis: "It's not science."Jul 4, 2014 | 7:47Can we possibly know everything about our world? Physicist Marcelo Gleiser explores the limits of human knowledge in his new book, “The Island of Knowledge.”
Day 6Day 6 Encore: How Disney movies transformed the life of an autistic boyJun 27, 2014 | 16:18Ron and Cornelia Suskind say they have learned to communicate with their autistic son, Owen, through Disney movies and songs. They join Brent to talk about their family's incredible journey.
Day 6Asexy Pride: Asexual Rights at World PrideJun 27, 2014 | 10:30CJ Chasin, one of the organizers behind this year's International Asexuality Conference, explains asexual rights and what it means to be part of the World Pride parade in Toronto.
Day 6Paying people not to kill and why it worksJun 27, 2014 | 12:32Plagued by one of the worst homicide rates in the country, the city of Richmond California approved a provocative plan: identify those most-likely to commit crimes, and pay them to stay out of trouble. DeVone Boggen explains why it worked.
Day 6Episode 188: Asexual Rights, Paying People Not to Kill, World Cup 'Jerk Watch' and moreJun 27, 2014 | 54:00World Pride and Asexual Rights | Paying People Not to Kill | World Cup 'Jerk Watch' | Disney and Autism
Day 6Riffed From The Headlines 21/06/14Jun 20, 2014 | 1:04Riffed From The Headlines is our weekly quiz where we choose three riffs that are linked by one story in the news. Guess the story that links the riffs and you could win a Day 6 tote bag.
Day 6Sara Critchfield on how Upworthy became the fastest growing media company of all timeJun 20, 2014 | 12:00You've probably heard of Upworthy, the new media company that's going viral. Their catchy "clickbait" titles and uplifting videos draw 50 to 60 million viewers a month. Editorial director Sara Critchfield lets us in on the site's secret to success.
Day 6Northern Gateway: What the pipeline decision could mean for private landownersJun 20, 2014 | 8:03This week the federal government approved the controversial Northern Gateway pipeline deal. Dave Core, the President of the Canadian Association of Energy and Pipeline Landowner Associations, explains what this could mean for B.C. and Alberta landowners.