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Ideas - The Secret Lives of ChildrenDec 19, 2014 | 53:59Ideas The Secret Lives of Children Audio
Ideas The Secret Lives of Children Dec 19, 2014 | 53:59IDEAS producer Mary O'Connell explores the idea that a child's imagination may be the strongest shield against the confines of technology and achievement.
Ideas - A History of ViolenceMar 20, 2015 | 53:58Ideas A History of Violence Audio
Ideas A History of Violence Mar 20, 2015 | 53:58Mass murder, senseless violence, random brutality. The human thirst for atrocity is at the heart of what psychologist Jordan Peterson has to say, in a talk he gave at the Stratford Festival, and in conversation with Paul Kennedy.
Ideas - RewildingNov 24, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Rewilding Audio
Ideas Rewilding Nov 24, 2014 | 54:00After centuries of negative human impact on our landscapes, some people are calling for rewilding: allowing landscapes to revert back to a natural state. Anik See takes a look at rewilding efforts in Canada and in the Netherlands.
Ideas - Chris Hedges: War is a drugFeb 9, 2015 | 53:57Ideas Chris Hedges: War is a drug Audio
Ideas Chris Hedges: War is a drug Feb 9, 2015 | 53:57Pulitzer Prize winner Christopher Hedges spent decades as a war correspondent before the suffering he witnessed became too much to bear. In the fall of 2014, he gave a lecture at Ryerson University in Toronto. He later joined Paul Kennedy in conversation.
Ideas - Zionism From Within, Part 1 (Encore Oct 24, 2011)Mar 4, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Zionism From Within, Part 1 (Encore Oct 24, 2011) Audio
Ideas Zionism From Within, Part 1 (Encore Oct 24, 2011) Mar 4, 2015 | 54:00Since appearing on the international stage in the 19th century, Since appearing on the international stage in the 19th century, Zionism has evoked extreme positions across the political spectrum. Frank Faulk explores the movement's troubled history and th
Ideas - The Enright FilesApr 2, 2015 | 53:59Ideas The Enright Files Audio
Ideas The Enright Files Apr 2, 2015 | 53:59Our monthly Monday night feature with Michael Enright, host of The Sunday Edition, in conversation with some of the most original and influential thinkers of our time.
Ideas - On Joking, Tickling and Cracking Up: Humour in Ancient RomeMar 9, 2015 | 53:58Ideas On Joking, Tickling and Cracking Up: Humour in Ancient Rome Audio
Ideas On Joking, Tickling and Cracking Up: Humour in Ancient Rome Mar 9, 2015 | 53:58Paul Kennedy in conversation with world-renowned classicist Mary Beard. Her most recent book is called Laughter in Ancient Rome: On Joking, Tickling and Cracking Up.
Ideas - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was GreeceNov 11, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was Greece Audio
Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Glory that was Greece Nov 11, 2014 | 53:58Part 2 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures by Adrienne Clarkson. In ancient Greece, the great general Pericles set the stage for a new idea in the world: democracy, and its necessary inhabitant, the citizen.
Ideas - Learning to LeadMar 18, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Learning to Lead Audio
Ideas Learning to Lead Mar 18, 2015 | 53:59Dr. Joe MacInnis profiles Pearson College- a place where education is a "force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future."
Ideas - Hit DeleteSep 24, 2014 | 54:01Ideas Hit Delete Audio
Ideas Hit Delete Sep 24, 2014 | 54:01Some neuroscientists believe they are on the verge of being able to delete memories. It could mean a cure for people who suffer from PTSD. But at what cost to the individual and at what cost to society?
Ideas - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - Gross National HappinessNov 14, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - Gross National Happiness Audio
Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - Gross National Happiness Nov 14, 2014 | 53:58In Part 5 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures, Adrienne Clarkson explains why we can be both part of Canada as a country, and part of every other person who shares our land, our values and our history.
Ideas - Alberto Manguel's CuriosityApr 2, 2015 | 53:58Ideas Alberto Manguel's Curiosity Audio
Ideas Alberto Manguel's Curiosity Apr 2, 2015 | 53:58Alberto Manguel is a writer who prefers to be known as a reader. In his latest book, Curiosity, he explores his own curiosity about curiosity, in the company of Dante and other great writers.
Ideas - Death Becomes Us, Part 1 (Encore April 30, 2014)Jan 22, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Death Becomes Us, Part 1 (Encore April 30, 2014) Audio
Ideas Death Becomes Us, Part 1 (Encore April 30, 2014) Jan 22, 2015 | 53:59Over the last century we pushed death from our collective mind by outsourcing our dead to mortuary professionals. But with the rise of death cafes, death doulas, and the beginnings of a green funeral movement, our thinking about death may be changing.
Ideas - Sex and the SisterhoodMar 3, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Sex and the Sisterhood Audio
Ideas Sex and the Sisterhood Mar 3, 2015 | 53:59Feminist and sexologist, Leonore Tiefer in conversation with IDEAS producer Mary O'Connell about women's sexuality and our "hypersexual" culture.
Ideas - Death Becomes Us, Part 2 (Encore May 7, 2014)Jan 29, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Death Becomes Us, Part 2 (Encore May 7, 2014) Audio
Ideas Death Becomes Us, Part 2 (Encore May 7, 2014) Jan 29, 2015 | 54:00Over the last century we pushed death from our collective mind by outsourcing our dead to mortuary professionals. But with the rise of death cafes, death doulas, and the beginnings of a green funeral movement, our thinking about death may be changing.

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