Dec 14, 2012 | 54:25Tapestry When the Stranger Calls Us Home Audio
Tapestry When the Stranger Calls Us Home Dec 14, 2012 | 54:25Dr. Mary Jo Leddy is woman of letters and recipient of many honours. The founder of one of Canada's most respected refugee aid groups says anyone can live a life of importance and consequence. You only need to say yes to someone who needs your help.
Oct 26, 2012 | 13:05Tapestry Finding the Time to Not be Busy with Tim Kreider Audio
Tapestry Finding the Time to Not be Busy with Tim Kreider Oct 26, 2012 | 13:05Tim Kreider wrote an essay for the New York Times called The Busy Trap. He was tired of hearing friends say they were too busy to do anything fun. It struck a chord and went viral. In it he said it was a boast disguised as a complaint and that for most people being too busy to contemplate is a self-inflicted problem.
Oct 12, 2012 | 53:59Tapestry And the Moral of the Story Is... (Documentary) Audio
Tapestry And the Moral of the Story Is... (Documentary) Oct 12, 2012 | 53:59The late British philosopher Bertrand Russell observed, "Most of the greatest evil that man has inflicted upon man comes through people feeling quite certain about something which, in fact, was false." Producer Frank Faulk explores the dangers of moral certainty.
Sep 15, 2012 | 19:18Tapestry My Joan of Arc (Part 1): My Obsession with Joan Audio
Tapestry My Joan of Arc (Part 1): My Obsession with Joan Sep 15, 2012 | 19:18Dany Chiasson grew up on the Magdalen Islands listening to her grandmother's stories about Sainte Jeanne D'Arc. When Dany grew up she decided to retrace the first 11 days of Joan's journey to save France. She talks about her documentary Ma Jeanne D'Arc.
Sep 7, 2012 | 5:38Tapestry Ashes (Part 4): A Son's Journey Audio
Tapestry Ashes (Part 4): A Son's Journey Sep 7, 2012 | 5:38Pandit Roopnauth Sharma is a Hindu priest at the Ram Mandir -- a temple in Mississauga, Ontario. Fifteen years ago, his father died in Canada. Pandit Sharma knew his duty, to release his father's ashes into a lake or river. Today, this practice is legal in much of Canada, but back then, Pandit Sharma was not sure what was allowed.