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Q Essay: So this is Earth Day, and what have we done?

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Q Sexual abuse in youth sports, Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon 03/19/2015 Mar 19, 2015 | 52:09As former Team Canada junior ski coach Bertrand Charest faces sexual assault allegations, we zoom out to ask whether child abuse in youth sports may be a wider problem. Plus, Kim Gordon, founding member of Sonic Youth, tells her story on her own terms.
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Q KC Adams stares down stereotypes against aboriginal people Mar 18, 2015 | 19:57Visual artist KC Adams will soon be plastering racial slurs all over Winnipeg — but she won't let them go unchallenged. Her portrait series Perception examines the barefaced stereotypes routinely directed at Canada's Aboriginal Peoples.
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Q (In)famous music critic Robert Christgau on how to rile up rock stars Mar 18, 2015 | 20:59"Ignore the critics." It's advice you've probably received at some point. But as veteran pop music reviewer Robert Christgau can attest, some criticisms are harder to brush off.
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Q Staring down stereotypes, (in)famous music critic Robert Christgau Mar 18, 2015 | 52:04Winnipeg-based visual artist KC Adams on Perception, her portrait series challenging racial slurs routinely directed at Canada's aboriginal people. Plus, veteran music critic Robert Christgau on decades spent reviewing -- and riling up rockstars.
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