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Mainstreet NS - Legal Expert on Birth Control RecallApr 9, 2013 | 10:09Mainstreet NS Legal Expert on Birth Control Recall Audio
Mainstreet NS Legal Expert on Birth Control Recall Apr 9, 2013 | 10:09In light of the urgent Alysena-28 recall, we ask whether women have any legal recourse if they get pregnant while taking faulty birth control pills.
Mainstreet NS - Wayne MacKay on Rehtaeh Parsons' caseApr 9, 2013 | 8:24Mainstreet NS Wayne MacKay on Rehtaeh Parsons' case Audio
Mainstreet NS Wayne MacKay on Rehtaeh Parsons' case Apr 9, 2013 | 8:24Stephanie talks to a former chair of a provincial task force on cyberbullying.
Mainstreet NS - Unemployment up in Cape BretonApr 8, 2013 | 5:27Mainstreet NS Unemployment up in Cape Breton Audio
Mainstreet NS Unemployment up in Cape Breton Apr 8, 2013 | 5:27Stephanie asks David Chaundy, senior economist at APEC, for his insight into why unemployment rose from 13.6% in March 2012 to 18.6% in March 2013.
Mainstreet NS - The Big Shift undermines EI and equalizationApr 8, 2013 | 17:11Mainstreet NS The Big Shift undermines EI and equalization Audio
Mainstreet NS The Big Shift undermines EI and equalization Apr 8, 2013 | 17:11Darrell Bricker talks about changes that are transforming the country, and what they mean for EI and other forms of equalization.
Mainstreet NS - Jackie Torrens remembers ReveenApr 8, 2013 | 5:52Mainstreet NS Jackie Torrens remembers Reveen Audio
Mainstreet NS Jackie Torrens remembers Reveen Apr 8, 2013 | 5:52Jackie tells Stephanie how she became an enormous fan of Reveen, who has died at the age of 78.
Mainstreet NS - Nearly a quarter of nurses hesitant to recommend their hospitalsApr 8, 2013 | 9:02Mainstreet NS Nearly a quarter of nurses hesitant to recommend their hospitals Audio
Mainstreet NS Nearly a quarter of nurses hesitant to recommend their hospitals Apr 8, 2013 | 9:02Stephanie talks to Janet Hazelton, president of the Nova Scotia Nurses' Union, about a survey done for the CBC's Rate My Hospital series.
Mainstreet NS - Unemployment in Cape Breton factorsApr 8, 2013 | 5:42Mainstreet NS Unemployment in Cape Breton factors Audio
Mainstreet NS Unemployment in Cape Breton factors Apr 8, 2013 | 5:42More on the increase in unemployment with the head of the Cape Breton Partnership.
Mainstreet NS - NS's budget from an economist's point of viewApr 4, 2013 | 8:20Mainstreet NS NS's budget from an economist's point of view Audio
Mainstreet NS NS's budget from an economist's point of view Apr 4, 2013 | 8:20Fred Bergman is a senior policy analyst with the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council. He reviews the NS budget with host Stephanie Domet.
Mainstreet NS - Michelle Rempel on Muzzling ScientistsApr 4, 2013 | 11:10Mainstreet NS Michelle Rempel on Muzzling Scientists Audio
Mainstreet NS Michelle Rempel on Muzzling Scientists Apr 4, 2013 | 11:10Canada's Information Commissioner is investigating a complaint from two groups that say the federal government muzzles some of its scientists, and suppresses some of their research. We talk with Michelle Rempel, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister
Mainstreet NS - Kathy Buckworth manages her kids like a CEOApr 2, 2013 | 9:57Mainstreet NS Kathy Buckworth manages her kids like a CEO Audio
Mainstreet NS Kathy Buckworth manages her kids like a CEO Apr 2, 2013 | 9:57Stephanie talks with Kathy Buckworth about the ideas in her book I Am So The Boss Of You.
Mainstreet NS - A hero who couldn't find helpApr 2, 2013 | 11:58Mainstreet NS A hero who couldn't find help Audio
Mainstreet NS A hero who couldn't find help Apr 2, 2013 | 11:58Aidan Brunn tells Stephanie he needed help himself, after helping pull two people from a flaming car wreck on the weekend. But services were shut down for the holidays.
Mainstreet NS - Science inside the federal governmentApr 2, 2013 | 12:24Mainstreet NS Science inside the federal government Audio
Mainstreet NS Science inside the federal government Apr 2, 2013 | 12:24Stephanie talks to Jeff Hutchings, a biology professor at Dalhousie University, about what he's hearing about the state of science inside the federal government.
Mainstreet NS - Don Mills and Paul Bennett on "town-sizing"Apr 1, 2013 | 19:22Mainstreet NS Don Mills and Paul Bennett on "town-sizing" Audio
Mainstreet NS Don Mills and Paul Bennett on "town-sizing" Apr 1, 2013 | 19:22Market researcher Don Mills and education consultant Paul Bennett debate whether town-sizing is a good or bad thing for rural Nova Scotia.
Mainstreet NS - classic wax: The Open Window, by Lennie GallantApr 1, 2013 | 30:28Mainstreet NS classic wax: The Open Window, by Lennie Gallant Audio
Mainstreet NS classic wax: The Open Window, by Lennie Gallant Apr 1, 2013 | 30:28Lennie Gallant shares stories about the making of his classic album The Open Window.
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Mainstreet NS A somewhat secret society of Daves Apr 1, 2013 | 12:57Stephanie talks to two of the Daves involved in the Royal Astronomical Society of Daves. And then she springs a surprise on them.

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