Dec 11, 2013 | 53:59Ideas The Business of Race Audio
Ideas The Business of Race Dec 11, 2013 | 53:59Sheetal Lodhia explores the growing phenomenon of racial targeting by the cosmetics industry: eye-lid surgeries, chemical hair-straightening and skin-bleaching are just a few of the options advertised to people of colour.
Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Dumbells Audio
Rewind The Dumbells Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59A troupe of Canadian entertainers called The Dumbells. In 1917 the First World War had been grinding on for three years, and the troops wanted nothing more than to come home. The Dumbells made them forget, at least for awhile, the horrors of war.
Dec 11, 2013 | 25:35Spark Another Encore for the Encore Audio
Spark Another Encore for the Encore Dec 11, 2013 | 25:35Jeff Knoll is the CEO of Encore Cinemas in Oakville, Ontario. After a last ditch effort to find investors, the cinema is now able to make the necessary conversion from 35mm to digital projectors to stay open.
Dec 5, 2013 | 3:48The 180 Should we ban the practice of declawing cats? Audio
The 180 Should we ban the practice of declawing cats? Dec 5, 2013 | 3:48Veterinarians in Nova Scotia recently debated whether they should ban the practice of declawing cats. We'll hear from a cat owner petitioning in favour of the ban, and from a vet who says the practice is more humane than some opponents believe.