Mainstreet NS | Sep 7, 2012 | 6:20

Pole Fitness

We talk to two of the women competing in the Atlantic Pole Fitness Championship tonight in Halifax. They tell us how they reconcile traditional perceptions of their sport with the skill and personal expression it entails.

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Mainstreet NS - Our Not Panel on provincial politicsApr 11, 2013 | 14:55Mainstreet NS Our Not Panel on provincial politics Audio
Mainstreet NS Our Not Panel on provincial politics Apr 11, 2013 | 14:55Stephanie talks with Richard Starr, Rob Batherson, and Mary Clancy about how the NDP has managed public finances, and the three parties' prospects in the coming election.
Mainstreet NS - Dexter says justice must be handled by the systemApr 11, 2013 | 5:22Mainstreet NS Dexter says justice must be handled by the system Audio
Mainstreet NS Dexter says justice must be handled by the system Apr 11, 2013 | 5:22We hear Premier Darrell Dexter speak about the Rehtaeh Parsons case in the Legislature, after a call from a Mainstreet listener.
Mainstreet NS - Lawyer says inquiry needed into Rehtaeh Parsons caseApr 11, 2013 | 11:37Mainstreet NS Lawyer says inquiry needed into Rehtaeh Parsons case Audio
Mainstreet NS Lawyer says inquiry needed into Rehtaeh Parsons case Apr 11, 2013 | 11:37After we hear part of a statement from the hacktivist group Anonymous, David Fraser tells Stephanie why an independent inquiry is needed in the Rehtaeh Parsons case.
Mainstreet NS - Dangers of cyber vigilantismApr 11, 2013 | 7:58Mainstreet NS Dangers of cyber vigilantism Audio
Mainstreet NS Dangers of cyber vigilantism Apr 11, 2013 | 7:58A criminologist says members of Anonymous and other hacktivists could jeopardize the possibility charges will ever be laid in the Rehtaeh Parsons case.
Mainstreet NS - More emails about Rehtaeh ParsonsApr 11, 2013 | 4:04Mainstreet NS More emails about Rehtaeh Parsons Audio
Mainstreet NS More emails about Rehtaeh Parsons Apr 11, 2013 | 4:04Stephanie reads more emails from Mainstreet listeners. Hear all our coverage of this story at cbc.ca/mainhfx
Mainstreet NS - Looking for justice for Rehtaeh Parsons, mailApr 10, 2013 | 11:35Mainstreet NS Looking for justice for Rehtaeh Parsons, mail Audio
Mainstreet NS Looking for justice for Rehtaeh Parsons, mail Apr 10, 2013 | 11:35Leah Parsons says she wants the justice system to take action; Warren Kinsella explains why he appealed to Anonymous for help. Then Stephanie reads your mail. (edited after broadcast)
Mainstreet NS - Wayne MacKay says schools can do moreApr 10, 2013 | 9:10Mainstreet NS Wayne MacKay says schools can do more Audio
Mainstreet NS Wayne MacKay says schools can do more Apr 10, 2013 | 9:10Stephanie asks cyberbullying expert Wayne MacKay if the Halifax Regional School Board did enough to help Rehtaeh Parsons.
Mainstreet NS - Parents checking up on teens onlineApr 10, 2013 | 11:45Mainstreet NS Parents checking up on teens online Audio
Mainstreet NS Parents checking up on teens online Apr 10, 2013 | 11:45Stephanie asks if parents are comfortable checking up on their kids' activity online and on their phones, and we ask high school students if their parents keep track of them.
Mainstreet NS - Transgendered student suspended for using women's washroomApr 10, 2013 | 10:05Mainstreet NS Transgendered student suspended for using women's washroom Audio
Mainstreet NS Transgendered student suspended for using women's washroom Apr 10, 2013 | 10:05Stephanie speaks with Grade 12 student Jesicca Durling, who was suspended -- then not suspended -- for using the women's washroom at her high school in East Hants.
Mainstreet NS - Mom says school didn't do enough after threatApr 10, 2013 | 6:27Mainstreet NS Mom says school didn't do enough after threat Audio
Mainstreet NS Mom says school didn't do enough after threat Apr 10, 2013 | 6:27Danielle Lidstone tells Stephanie she was disappointed she didn't hear from the school after a boy threatened to kill her eight-year old daughter at Tallahassee Community School.
Mainstreet NS - How to track your kids' internet and phone activityApr 10, 2013 | 8:24Mainstreet NS How to track your kids' internet and phone activity Audio
Mainstreet NS How to track your kids' internet and phone activity Apr 10, 2013 | 8:24Our tech columnist Dan Misener shares some tips for making sure your kids aren't doing things they shouldn't online, and with their phones.
Mainstreet NS - Belly button biodiversityApr 10, 2013 | 6:45Mainstreet NS Belly button biodiversity Audio
Mainstreet NS Belly button biodiversity Apr 10, 2013 | 6:45Scientists in North Carolina have swabbed and studied the microbial contents of many belly buttons. Science educator Chris McCain drops by to tell us what they found lurking amongst the lint.
Mainstreet NS - The "perfect storm" that led to Rehtaeh Parson's deathApr 9, 2013 | 17:43Mainstreet NS The "perfect storm" that led to Rehtaeh Parson's death Audio
Mainstreet NS The "perfect storm" that led to Rehtaeh Parson's death Apr 9, 2013 | 17:43Stephanie talks to Stan Kutcher, a psychiatrist, and the Sun Life Financial Chair in Adolescent Mental Health at the IWK.
Mainstreet NS - RCMP and Pamela Harrison on Rehtaeh Parsons caseApr 9, 2013 | 17:21Mainstreet NS RCMP and Pamela Harrison on Rehtaeh Parsons case Audio
Mainstreet NS RCMP and Pamela Harrison on Rehtaeh Parsons case Apr 9, 2013 | 17:21Stephanie puts questions arising from Rehtaeh Parsons' death to the RCMP's Scott McCrae, and Pamela Harrison from Transition House Nova Scotia.
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.

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