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Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 1/2)

California farmers have to chase rabbits if they want to sell lettuce. Can anthropology help win the war in Afghanistan? Hear the sound of The Last Rango Master. Reflections on Haiti's holistic economy. The plague of hairy, snarling crooks in Cape Town. Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the salad bar there's news those leafy greens are among the riskiest foods we eat.

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Dispatches - Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 2/2)Nov 12, 2009 | 27:30Dispatches Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 2/2) Nov 12, 2009 | 27:30Sounds from the day twenty years ago when the streets of Prague rang with dissent. A look at Communism`s lingering legacy in the Czech Republic. Reforming American health care. An Italian court humiliates the U.S. policy of rendition, convicting 23 Americans.
Dispatches - Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 1/2)Nov 12, 2009 | 25:00Dispatches Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, November 12, 2009 (Part 1/2) Nov 12, 2009 | 25:00Sounds from the day twenty years ago when the streets of Prague rang with dissent. A look at Communism`s lingering legacy in the Czech Republic. Reforming American health care. An Italian court humiliates the U.S. policy of rendition, convicting 23 Americans.
Dispatches - Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 2/2)Nov 5, 2009 | 27:29Dispatches Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 2/2) Nov 5, 2009 | 27:29Twenty years since the fall of the Wall: Germany's revolution then and now. And, what of eastern Europe's other revolutions of the time? Tales of counter-espionage from the only author ever allowed to view them inside the vaults of the British spy service.
Dispatches - Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 1/2)Nov 5, 2009 | 24:59Dispatches Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, November 5, 2009 (Part 1/2) Nov 5, 2009 | 24:59Twenty years since the fall of the Wall: Germany's revolution then and now. And, what of eastern Europe's other revolutions of the time? Tales of counter-espionage from the only author ever allowed to view them inside the vaults of the British spy service.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 2/2)Oct 29, 2009 | 27:31Dispatches Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 2/2) Oct 29, 2009 | 27:31The world's most populous nation needs more people. The crackdown on illegal workers is hurting America and illegals alike. How Canada's contributed to creating town criers in rural Cambodia. A new book revisits the crimes of Idi Amin that Ugandans had agreed to ignore.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 1/2)Oct 29, 2009 | 25:00Dispatches Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 29, 2009 (Part 1/2) Oct 29, 2009 | 25:00The world's most populous nation needs more people. The crackdown on illegal workers is hurting America and illegals alike. How Canada's contributed to creating town criers in rural Cambodia. A new book revisits the crimes of Idi Amin that Ugandans had agreed to ignore.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 2/2)Oct 22, 2009 | 27:30Dispatches Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 2/2) Oct 22, 2009 | 27:30The CBC's Afghanistan correspondent on covering the conflict. How Iceland went from cool to the cleaners. So you think you know hula? Soldiers spread the virus that causes AIDS. So why won't the U.N. test its peacekeepers?
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 1/2)Oct 22, 2009 | 24:59Dispatches Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 22, 2009 (Part 1/2) Oct 22, 2009 | 24:59The CBC's Afghanistan correspondent on covering the conflict. How Iceland went from cool to the cleaners. So you think you know hula? Soldiers spread the virus that causes AIDS. So why won't the U.N. test its peacekeepers?
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 2/2)Oct 15, 2009 | 27:30Dispatches Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 2/2) Oct 15, 2009 | 27:30California farmers have to chase rabbits if they want to sell lettuce. Can anthropology help win the war in Afghanistan? Hear the sound of The Last Rango Master. Reflections on Haiti's holistic economy. The plague of hairy, snarling crooks in Cape Town. Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the salad bar there's news those leafy greens are among the riskiest foods we eat.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 1/2)Oct 15, 2009 | 25:00Dispatches Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 15, 2009 (Part 1/2) Oct 15, 2009 | 25:00California farmers have to chase rabbits if they want to sell lettuce. Can anthropology help win the war in Afghanistan? Hear the sound of The Last Rango Master. Reflections on Haiti's holistic economy. The plague of hairy, snarling crooks in Cape Town. Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the salad bar there's news those leafy greens are among the riskiest foods we eat.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 2/2)Oct 8, 2009 | 27:29Dispatches Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 2/2) Oct 8, 2009 | 27:29A new book says oil rights cause a lot of wrongs. Thousands of classified U.S. documents about torture and rendition are being pieced together on the Web. Radio is bringing better farming to northwest Africa. The story of Krong and the Elephant Lords.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 1/2)Oct 8, 2009 | 25:00Dispatches Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 8, 2009 (Part 1/2) Oct 8, 2009 | 25:00A new book says oil rights cause a lot of wrongs. Thousands of classified U.S. documents about torture and rendition are being pieced together on the Web. Radio is bringing better farming to northwest Africa. The story of Krong and the Elephant Lords.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 2/2)Oct 1, 2009 | 27:30Dispatches Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 2/2) Oct 1, 2009 | 27:30Afghans who help the troops are being offered a fast-track into Canada. Crisis in Fair Trade coffee. An interview with the correspondent who puts the horror back into war reporting. From Bosnia, a school where ethnic factions get together in peace. Ladies Hour in Syria's ancient Bath of Roses.
Dispatches - Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 1/2)Oct 1, 2009 | 24:59Dispatches Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 1/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, October 1, 2009 (Part 1/2) Oct 1, 2009 | 24:59Afghans who help the troops are being offered a fast-track into Canada. Crisis in Fair Trade coffee. An interview with the correspondent who puts the horror back into war reporting. From Bosnia, a school where ethnic factions get together in peace. Ladies Hour in Syria's ancient Bath of Roses.
Dispatches - Dispatches, September 24, 2009 (Part 2/2)Sep 24, 2009 | 27:29Dispatches Dispatches, September 24, 2009 (Part 2/2) Audio
Dispatches Dispatches, September 24, 2009 (Part 2/2) Sep 24, 2009 | 27:29Monsoon season provides safe haven for crews of the small boats that sail the Indian Ocean. We'll hear some answers from the Canadian in charge of the count in Afghanistan's tainted election. Pulitzer prize winner Tracy Kidder tells a story of triumph over memory of the massacres in Burundi. Two American-raised Muslims get their eyes opened when they venture into a different New York mosque, every day for a month. Canadians brings healing hands to people who've never seen medical care.

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