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Writers and Company - Jose Padilha InterviewJul 5, 2015 | 52:28Writers and Company Jose Padilha Interview Audio
Writers and Company Jose Padilha Interview Jul 5, 2015 | 52:28​During the Pan Am games we'll be featuring artists from Latin America, this week with Brazilian filmmaker, Jose Padilha.​
By Design - Design choices make or break public spaces - Episode TwoJun 29, 2015 | 27:30By Design Design choices make or break public spaces - Episode Two Audio
By Design Design choices make or break public spaces - Episode Two Jun 29, 2015 | 27:30We hear about the ways the design of public spaces can be used to exclude and unite citizens. Learn how defensive architecture transforms spaces ostensibly made for everyone - into places only meant for some.
New Fire - An Inuk in AustraliaJul 7, 2015 | 4:41New Fire An Inuk in Australia Audio
New Fire An Inuk in Australia Jul 7, 2015 | 4:41Aviaq Johnston was 16-years-old when her parents sat her down and told her she'd been invited to spend a semester of high school in Australia. She was living in Iqaluit at the time - and it would be her first time out of the country.
Q - Former child star says kids don't belong on reality TVJul 7, 2015 | 12:53Q Former child star says kids don't belong on reality TV Audio
Q Former child star says kids don't belong on reality TV Jul 7, 2015 | 12:53A Minor Consideration founder makes the case for all-out ban against putting kids on reality shows — even those that haven't faced controversy.
Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids - Montreal (Season 2, Episode 2)Jul 6, 2015 | 26:59Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids Montreal (Season 2, Episode 2) Audio
Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids Montreal (Season 2, Episode 2) Jul 6, 2015 | 26:59Grownups share teenage existential angst, recount a visit with Ronald Reagan, and tell the story of pair of dice: one good, one evil. Recorded live in Montreal, QC.
Day 6 - What do Canadians who lived through communism think of Ottawa's proposed monument?Jul 3, 2015 | 12:00Day 6 What do Canadians who lived through communism think of Ottawa's proposed monument? Audio
Day 6 What do Canadians who lived through communism think of Ottawa's proposed monument? Jul 3, 2015 | 12:00Ottawa's proposed memorial to victims of communism is mired in controversy. Day 6 talks to Canadians who've fled communist countries to hear how they feel about the memorial and the controversies surrounding it.
The Current - Me, Myself and Us: How our personalities shape our lives - July 6, 2015Jul 6, 2015 | 25:00The Current Me, Myself and Us: How our personalities shape our lives - July 6, 2015 Audio
The Current Me, Myself and Us: How our personalities shape our lives - July 6, 2015 Jul 6, 2015 | 25:00Who are you really? Psychologist Brian Little thinks we have a tendency to see ourselves as one type of individual... An extrovert or a neurotic perhaps but says we are much more complex. He explains why the phrase "personality type" is an oxymoron.
Q - Should we get used to reading serious literature on smartphones?Jul 6, 2015 | 17:11Q Should we get used to reading serious literature on smartphones? Audio
Q Should we get used to reading serious literature on smartphones? Jul 6, 2015 | 17:11Clive Thompson, who just read War and Peace on his iPhone, on whether massive texts and the latest tech work well together.
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The Current A Deadly Wandering: How texting and driving killed two scientists - July 3, 2015 Jul 3, 2015 | 24:58To this day, Reggie Shaw can't forget the day his car slid across the yellow line, and into another. At 19 years old, he had caused an accident that killed two people. Today we rebroadcast the story of how a single text message became a death sentence.
Tapestry - How's your inner life? Full of humility and moral depth? Um…no?May 1, 2015 | 53:59Tapestry How's your inner life? Full of humility and moral depth? Um…no? Audio
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Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids - Halifax (Season 2, Episode 1)Jun 29, 2015 | 26:59Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids Halifax (Season 2, Episode 1) Audio
Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids Halifax (Season 2, Episode 1) Jun 29, 2015 | 26:59Childhood stories about dead chickens, school dances, and overdosing on vitamin C. Recorded live in Halifax, NS.
Q - Handsome Gorilla: Why do we eat up quirky stories from Japan?Jul 3, 2015 | 14:13Q Handsome Gorilla: Why do we eat up quirky stories from Japan? Audio
Q Handsome Gorilla: Why do we eat up quirky stories from Japan? Jul 3, 2015 | 14:13What does the West's fascination with colourful Japanese news stories say about us? Researcher Hyung-Gu Lynn weighs in.
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As It Happens Leaked dogfight test reveals that F-35 jet is in 'very big trouble' Jul 2, 2015 | 6:50
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Rewind The Beatles Comes to Canada! Sep 4, 2014 | 54:59Late summer 1964. The hottest musical group was the Beatles. Their first hit, Love Me Do topped the charts, they had appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show and toured the U.S., and now they were coming to Canada. Teenage girls everywhere fainted at the news.

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