UnreservedTalking to my daughters about the dangers of being an indigenous womanOct 4, 2015 | 2:11Host Rosanna Deerchild reflects on the annual October 4th Sisters in Spirit Vigil, to remember missing and murdered indigenous women and girls.
Qq election panel: Is good TV also good for democracy?Oct 5, 2015 | 22:10Ian Capstick, Jen Gerson and John Doyle weigh in on the spectacle of the federal election campaign. Does the sizzle kill the substance?
Sunday Edition"Spaceman" Bill Lee talks Blue Jays fever and bringing pro ball back to MontrealOct 2, 2015 | 26:14One of baseball's most colourful, outspoken characters, pitcher Bill Lee, joins Michael to talk Jays, World Series hopes, and Canada's renewed passion for the game.
The 180Do private programs belong at public universities?Oct 2, 2015 | 12:04A new MBA program at the University of Victoria is being paid for by Telus - and it's only open to Telus employees. We look at what that means for the future of higher education.
The CurrentComedian Lara Rae comes out as transwoman with grace, good humourOct 5, 2015 | 24:16Comedian Lara Rae, who used to be known as Al Rae, of Little Mosque on the Prairie fame, goes public as a transwoman in Winnipeg, and finds new laughter and happiness in her new identity. Lara Rae joins us to share her story.
As It HappensNepal proposes ban on 'disabled' Mount Everest climbersOct 1, 2015 | 8:17Nepalese officials announce new regulations for those hoping to tackle Mount Everest, specifically a ban on some disabled climbers. But Mark Inglis, the first double-amputee to ever summit Everest, questions the wording of the proposed ban.
The CurrentGayle Newland case raises concerns for transgender activistsOct 2, 2015 | 23:57A bizarre court case in Britain involving blindfolds, hidden identity and a conviction for sexual assault has the tabloids buzzing. And transgender activists are worried about how the judge's ruling might affect them.
This is ThatNature advocates want to ban Albertans from camping in BCOct 1, 2015 | 4:52Last year, a record number of Albertans camped in the province of British Columbia, and for one group this is a problem. Brian Tingle is the leader of the group BC Outdoor Advocacy, and he trying to limit the amount of Albertans that use BC campgrounds.
TapestryWhy we can't help falling in love... with robotsSep 27, 2015 | 27:48We humans aren't always logical. We know robots don't have feelings, but that doesn't stop us from getting attached to them. Kate Darling is a researcher at MIT's Media Lab, and she's fascinated by human empathy for robots.
The CurrentBlue Jays fans who hate Toronto share their inner turmoilOct 1, 2015 | 19:26It's killing you isn't it? You're hopelessly in love with the Blue Jays even though you really hate Toronto. As the Jays cruise into the playoffs, many Canadians find themselves stuck: they love to hate Toronto, but they can't help but be excited.