Mar 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.
Mar 19, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Eureka! Mapping the Creative Mind Audio
Ideas Eureka! Mapping the Creative Mind Mar 19, 2015 | 53:59Revolutionary ideas don't come out of nowhere. Or do they? Starting with Archimedes' original "eureka" moment, producert John Chipman dissects "aha" moments both big and small, and draws a road map to understanding Big Ideas.
Mar 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."
Mar 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.
Mar 12, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Underground Rome Audio
Ideas Underground Rome Mar 12, 2015 | 53:59Delving into Rome’s past by venturing into what lies below it. Megan Williams goes underground in the city that was once known as the capital of the world. She uncovers the quiet secrets it continues to offer up and the questions that hang unsolved.
Mar 10, 2015 | 53:59Ideas War-Torn: Conscription 1917 Audio
Ideas War-Torn: Conscription 1917 Mar 10, 2015 | 53:59When Parliament passed legislation allowing for conscription during World War 1, it nearly tore the country apart. Historians Jack Granatstein and Serge Durflinger debate whether conscription was worth it,
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
Feb 26, 2015 | 53:59Ideas Consent to Harm, Part 2 Audio
Ideas Consent to Harm, Part 2 Feb 26, 2015 | 53:59"Yes means yes. No means no." Giving consent seems straightforward. But what we're allowed to consent to is actually deeply fraught territory. And it gets especially fraught when the question of sex enters the equation. When does the law intervene?