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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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Homerun - Alain Magloire sought mental health help two months before he was shot by policeJan 9, 2015 | 6:24Homerun Alain Magloire sought mental health help two months before he was shot by police Audio
Homerun Alain Magloire sought mental health help two months before he was shot by police Jan 9, 2015 | 6:24Alain Magloire went to a hospital asking for help. He said he wanted to kill someone. He was released the next day. Homerun spoke with Angela Murphy, coordinator of Project PAL, about what might have happened.
Homerun - Open media advocate says letters to Internet users re:copyright infringement are misleadingJan 14, 2015 | 7:30Homerun Open media advocate says letters to Internet users re:copyright infringement are misleading Audio
Homerun Open media advocate says letters to Internet users re:copyright infringement are misleading Jan 14, 2015 | 7:30"You cannot be kicked off the Internet in Canada for downloading nor can you be fined $150,000," says David Christopher with OpenMedia.ca Listen to Homerun's Sue Smith full conversation with Christopher here.
Homerun - A new treatment for childhood blindnessJan 14, 2015 | 8:02Homerun A new treatment for childhood blindness Audio
Homerun A new treatment for childhood blindness Jan 14, 2015 | 8:02"Finding a new gene for blindness is always exciting but this one -on a silver platter- handed us an idea about treatment," says Dr. Robert Koenekoop from the Montreal Children's Hospital. He and his team are on the verge of discovering new treatments.
Homerun - Bernard Drainville on his new secular charterJan 15, 2015 | 10:25Homerun Bernard Drainville on his new secular charter Audio
Homerun Bernard Drainville on his new secular charter Jan 15, 2015 | 10:25Parti Quebecois leadership candidate Bernard Drainville spoke with Sue Smith about his new secular charter.
Homerun - "These are just the 13 who got caught," re: Dalhousie dentistry students suspended for Facebook groupJan 5, 2015 | 8:33Homerun "These are just the 13 who got caught," re: Dalhousie dentistry students suspended for Facebook group Audio
Homerun "These are just the 13 who got caught," re: Dalhousie dentistry students suspended for Facebook group Jan 5, 2015 | 8:33Administrators at Dalhousie University announced the temporary suspension of 13 male dentistry students today who participated in a Facebook group that made sexist and violent comments about female classmates. McGill law student Lex Gill says the prob
Homerun - Montreal taxi driver upset background check taking too longJan 12, 2015 | 7:44Homerun Montreal taxi driver upset background check taking too long Audio
Homerun Montreal taxi driver upset background check taking too long Jan 12, 2015 | 7:44"We have no problems with this law, it's going to protect everyone but the timing and communication was wrong,"says taxi driver Farid Tabarzini. He's worried he won't be able to work while he waits for his permit to be renewed.
Homerun - Longueuil water advisory: update from Quebec Minister of EnvironmentJan 15, 2015 | 7:27Homerun Longueuil water advisory: update from Quebec Minister of Environment Audio
Homerun Longueuil water advisory: update from Quebec Minister of Environment Jan 15, 2015 | 7:27Sue Smith gets the latest from David Heurtel - the Quebec Minister of Sustainable Development,the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change on the diesel spill that the led to a no drinking ordinance in parts of Longueuil.
Homerun - Quebec Adventurer Frédéric Dion returns from a journey across AntarcticaJan 13, 2015 | 10:35Homerun Quebec Adventurer Frédéric Dion returns from a journey across Antarctica Audio
Homerun Quebec Adventurer Frédéric Dion returns from a journey across Antarctica Jan 13, 2015 | 10:35Frédéric Dion is back in Quebec after a 54 day solo adventure across Antarctica by sled. He spoke with Sue about the trials and joys of his solitary trek.
Homerun - How can you tell if meat is safe to eat?Nov 27, 2014 | 7:21Homerun How can you tell if meat is safe to eat? Audio
Homerun How can you tell if meat is safe to eat? Nov 27, 2014 | 7:21After a Radio-Canada investigation revealed that some grocery stores are re-packaging and re-labelling meat, some people may no longer trust expiration dates. Homerun's Sue Smith talked to Lesley Chesterman, one of the city's best known fine dining critic
Homerun - Target Canada didn't deliver what Canadians wanted, says marketing professorJan 15, 2015 | 6:51Homerun Target Canada didn't deliver what Canadians wanted, says marketing professor Audio
Homerun Target Canada didn't deliver what Canadians wanted, says marketing professor Jan 15, 2015 | 6:51Target Canada has announced they are closing their doors. Homerun spoke with Concordia marketing professor Lea Katsanis about what went wrong.
Homerun - Sexologist Dr. Jess shares tips and tricks - and hopes to get people talkingJan 16, 2015 | 7:29Homerun Sexologist Dr. Jess shares tips and tricks - and hopes to get people talking Audio
Homerun Sexologist Dr. Jess shares tips and tricks - and hopes to get people talking Jan 16, 2015 | 7:29Dr. Jessica O'Reilly is a sexologist. She says when it comes to sex, "The toughest conversations are the ones that deliver the biggest payoff."
Homerun - Saudi blogger Badawi's case referred to country's Supreme CourtJan 16, 2015 | 5:36Homerun Saudi blogger Badawi's case referred to country's Supreme Court Audio
Homerun Saudi blogger Badawi's case referred to country's Supreme Court Jan 16, 2015 | 5:36The sentence of Saudi Arabian blogger Raif Badawi has been referred to the country's Supreme Court for review by the king's office. Mireille El Chacar of Amnesty International says she hopes that international pressure has been catching up with Saudi auth
Homerun - Recovery efforts for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 continueDec 30, 2014 | 4:39Homerun Recovery efforts for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 continue Audio
Homerun Recovery efforts for AirAsia Flight QZ8501 continue Dec 30, 2014 | 4:39Officials say they've located bodies and debris from the missing AirAsia Flight. Homerun's Morgan Dunlop talked to Karl Moore, an associate professor at McGill University, about how its disappearance compares to that of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 earl
Homerun - The tradition of the  galette des rois cakeJan 6, 2015 | 8:06Homerun The tradition of the galette des rois cake Audio
Homerun The tradition of the galette des rois cake Jan 6, 2015 | 8:06Today is la fête des Rois - believed to be the day the three wise men visited baby Jesus. People mark the day with a special cake. Sue spoke to pastry chef Stéphanie Labelle.
Homerun - Head and Hands doubles its street work teamDec 8, 2014 | 7:36Homerun Head and Hands doubles its street work team Audio
Homerun Head and Hands doubles its street work team Dec 8, 2014 | 7:36NDG's street work program gets a boost after experiencing budget cuts in 2011. Sue spoke to Head and Hands street worker Sara who connects young people with medical, social and legal services.

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