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    The Current | Feb 27, 2015

    This week, an Ontario politician revealed he doesn't believe in human evolution. It made a lot of people uncomfortable. Today we're asking if some beliefs are different from others and if voters have a right to know about the people who represent us.

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    Ideas | Feb 26, 2015

    "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?

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    Day 6 | Feb 20, 2015

    Is 25 the new 18? According to new research, putting off the life changes associated with adulthood may have a real impact on our brains.

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    As It Happens | Feb 25, 2015

    Yesterday, the government of Jamaica decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana, and made it legal for households to grow up to five plants. Opposition MP Delroy Chuck explains why it's a good idea.

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    Spark | Feb 22, 2015

    Writer William Gibson joins us to talk about his latest novel, how our sense of history is changing, and whether we're actually living in a dystopian sci-fi novel.

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    Writers and Company | Feb 22, 2015

    John Updike said of American novelist Anne Tyler that she '... is not merely good, she is wickedly good.' In a rare interview, Eleanor Wachtel speaks with Anne Tyler about her life and work, and about her new novel, "A Spool of Blue Thread."

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The Homestretch - Schlumberger layoffsJan 16, 2015 | 5:40The Homestretch Schlumberger layoffs Audio
The Homestretch Schlumberger layoffs Jan 16, 2015 | 5:40Jennifer Winter, the area director of energy and environment in the School of Public Policy at the University of Calgary, discusses Schlumberger laying off 9,000 employees.
The Homestretch - Parenting without punishmentJan 12, 2015 | 5:51The Homestretch Parenting without punishment Audio
The Homestretch Parenting without punishment Jan 12, 2015 | 5:51Judy Arnall, author of "Parenting with Patience," talks about how to raise children without using punishments.
The Homestretch - Eli Glasner reviews Taken 3Jan 9, 2015 | 7:38The Homestretch Eli Glasner reviews Taken 3 Audio
The Homestretch Eli Glasner reviews Taken 3 Jan 9, 2015 | 7:38Film critic Eli Glasner reviews Taken 3 and American Sniper.
The Homestretch - Haiti five yearsJan 13, 2015 | 9:12The Homestretch Haiti five years Audio
The Homestretch Haiti five years Jan 13, 2015 | 9:12Calgary photographer Amy Brathwaite tells us about her visits to Haiti over the last five years since the 2010 earthquake.
The Homestretch - Brian Keating in TrinidadJan 12, 2015 | 6:42The Homestretch Brian Keating in Trinidad Audio
The Homestretch Brian Keating in Trinidad Jan 12, 2015 | 6:42Wildlife columnist Brian Keating speaks to us about bird watching from Trinidad.
The Homestretch - Immigration denialsJan 13, 2015 | 7:40The Homestretch Immigration denials Audio
The Homestretch Immigration denials Jan 13, 2015 | 7:40Mario Bellissimo, an immigration lawyer based in Toronto, talks about some hopeful immigrants that are being turned away for health reasons.
The Homestretch - Baconfest 2Jan 14, 2015 | 7:38The Homestretch Baconfest 2 Audio
The Homestretch Baconfest 2 Jan 14, 2015 | 7:38Rollin Stanley, Calgary's general manager of planning, development and assessment, tells us about the second year of his urban planning film festival called Baconfest.
The Homestretch - Sharon Basaraba on interval trainingJan 15, 2015 | 7:34The Homestretch Sharon Basaraba on interval training Audio
The Homestretch Sharon Basaraba on interval training Jan 15, 2015 | 7:34Longevity columnist Sharon Basaraba talks about some research into high-intensity interval training.
The Homestretch - Eli Glasner reviews PaddingtonJan 16, 2015 | 7:05The Homestretch Eli Glasner reviews Paddington Audio
The Homestretch Eli Glasner reviews Paddington Jan 16, 2015 | 7:05Film critic Eli Glasner reviews Paddington and Blackhat.
The Homestretch - Oil recessionJan 13, 2015 | 5:40The Homestretch Oil recession Audio
The Homestretch Oil recession Jan 13, 2015 | 5:40Todd Hirsch, the chief economist for ATB Financial, reacts to a prediction from the Conference Board of Canada that Alberta could be heading into a recession as a result of low oil prices.
The Homestretch - Nathan O'Brien hockeyJan 12, 2015 | 6:34The Homestretch Nathan O'Brien hockey Audio
The Homestretch Nathan O'Brien hockey Jan 12, 2015 | 6:34Rod and Jennifer O'Brien, parents of Nathan O'Brien, join us to talk about the charity hockey game they are organizing.
The Homestretch - Retail crimeJan 13, 2015 | 7:05The Homestretch Retail crime Audio
The Homestretch Retail crime Jan 13, 2015 | 7:05Const. Andrew Critchley with the Calgary police's crime prevention unit shares advice for staying safe and avoiding stolen goods when buying things from Kijiji.
The Homestretch - Oil pricesJan 6, 2015 | 7:05The Homestretch Oil prices Audio
The Homestretch Oil prices Jan 6, 2015 | 7:05Chief economist for ATB Financial, Todd Hirsch, discusses the dropping price of oil and what it may mean for Alberta.
The Homestretch - Dr. Brian GoldmanDec 8, 2014 | 7:10The Homestretch Dr. Brian Goldman Audio
The Homestretch Dr. Brian Goldman Dec 8, 2014 | 7:10Medical students and doctors who come from a minority background are few and far betweeen. Dr. Goldman tells us why that needs to change.
The Homestretch - Dr. Brian Goldman on exerciseJan 5, 2015 | 6:29The Homestretch Dr. Brian Goldman on exercise Audio
The Homestretch Dr. Brian Goldman on exercise Jan 5, 2015 | 6:29Health contributor Dr. Brian Goldman discusses why he supports the idea of making exercise into a vital sign.

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