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    Ideas - Disposable Youth - Henry GirouxApr 17, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Disposable Youth - Henry Giroux Audio
    Ideas Disposable Youth - Henry Giroux Apr 17, 2015 | 53:59Drawing on his book, Disposable Youth, scholar Henry Giroux speaks at the SPUR lecture in Toronto about how America is abandoning its youth.
    Ideas - Climate HopeMar 16, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Climate Hope Audio
    Ideas Climate Hope Mar 16, 2015 | 54:00News about climate change is almost always alarming, depressing, or both. Tim Flannery is a mammalogist, paleontologist and novelist. He's also world authority on climate. Tim Flannery believes there is qualified hope that things will get better.
    Ideas - Ideas from the Trenches - Why We ObeyApr 14, 2015 | 54:00Ideas Ideas from the Trenches - Why We Obey Audio
    Ideas Ideas from the Trenches - Why We Obey Apr 14, 2015 | 54:00Serbulent Turan, an emerging political scientist at the University of British Columbia, asks why people willingly put up with oppression and -- on the flip side -- what's needed to spark a revolution.
    Ideas - Ideas from the Trenches - Force of HabitFeb 6, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Ideas from the Trenches - Force of Habit Audio
    Ideas Ideas from the Trenches - Force of Habit Feb 6, 2015 | 53:59Featuring Kristin Rodier, Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Alberta. She studied the way people try to change themselves, and concludes that the force of habit is both more mysterious and more useful than commonly thought.
    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 - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - UbuntuNov 13, 2014 | 53:58Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - Ubuntu Audio
    Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - Ubuntu Nov 13, 2014 | 53:58Part 4 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures by Adrienne Clarkson .“Ubuntu" is a South African concept of reciprocity: living in society demands that we take care of each other - that as it goes for one, so it goes for all of us.
    Ideas - The Myth of the Secular, Part 1Jul 2, 2015 | 53:59Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 1 Audio
    Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 1 Jul 2, 2015 | 53:59Theologians, anthropologists, sociologists and political philosophers talk about why the old map of the religious and the secular no longer fits the territory. And about how it might be redrawn. David Cayley speaks to Craig Calhoun and Rajeev Barghava.
    Ideas - Islam and the EnvironmentOct 23, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Islam and the Environment Audio
    Ideas Islam and the Environment Oct 23, 2014 | 53:59Dr. Seyyed Hossein Nasr has a surprising perspective on his own faith: that it's deeply predisposed towards environmental stewardship. In a public lecture and interview, Dr. Nasr explains why Islam may well be seen as a 'green' religion.
    Ideas - Walking Matters, Part 1Mar 12, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Walking Matters, Part 1 Audio
    Ideas Walking Matters, Part 1 Mar 12, 2014 | 54:00Ever since our ancestors rose to their feet, our species has been defined by walking upright. But the act involves our minds as well as our bodies. Marilyn Powell explores the world of walking and what it means to us.
    Ideas - The Myth of the Secular, Part 7 (Encore Oct 30, 2012)Aug 13, 2015 | 53:59Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 7 (Encore Oct 30, 2012) Audio
    Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 7 (Encore Oct 30, 2012) Aug 13, 2015 | 53:59David Cayley concludes his series with three thinkers who believe that division of the world into the secular and the religious both oversimplifies and impoverishes political and religious life. He talks to William Connolly, Mark Taylor and Fred Dallmayr.
    Ideas - Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 1Aug 27, 2015 | 24:59Ideas Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 1 Audio
    Ideas Wachtel on the Arts - Liv Ullmann Part 1 Aug 27, 2015 | 24:59Liv Ullmann talks to Eleanor about her fascinating career, through all its phases, and the passion that continues to drive her work.
    Ideas - Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Circle WidensNov 10, 2014 | 53:57Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Circle Widens Audio
    Ideas Belonging: The Paradox of Citizenship - The Circle Widens Nov 10, 2014 | 53:57Part 1 of the 2014 CBC Massey Lectures by Adrienne Clarkson. The story of the village of Eygalières in France: how it got its freedom in medieval times, and how this revolutionized society.
    Ideas - The Myth of the Secular, Part 2  (Encore Oct 23, 2012)Jul 9, 2015 | 53:59Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 2 (Encore Oct 23, 2012) Audio
    Ideas The Myth of the Secular, Part 2 (Encore Oct 23, 2012) Jul 9, 2015 | 53:59The secular is often defined as the absence of religion, but secular society is in many ways a product of religion. David Cayley in conversation with British sociologist David Martin.
    Ideas - Shackleton's GraveDec 9, 2014 | 53:59Ideas Shackleton's Grave Audio
    Ideas Shackleton's Grave Dec 9, 2014 | 53:59Underwater explorer Dr. Joe MacInnis makes a pilgrimmage to the grave of Sir Ernest Shackleton, on remote South Georgia Island, in the extreme South Atlantic Ocean. He pays homage to the man who completely dominated South Pole exploration.
    Ideas - Auroville: The Road to UtopiaJun 11, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Auroville: The Road to Utopia Audio
    Ideas Auroville: The Road to Utopia Jun 11, 2014 | 54:00People have been dreaming about finding, or creating, Utopia for ages. Ashley Walters travels to India, to the community of Auroville, to see how its utopian ideals have been realized, and sometimes compromised, in this age-old quest.

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