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  • Thursday October 29, 2015

    Ideas - High Culture

    High Culture, Part 2

    LSD. MDMA. Magic Mushrooms. The demonized drugs of the 1960’s, some of them banned over four decades ago, are back. But now they’re on the front-lines of medicine, as scientists around the world explore their healing properties. LSD for alcoholism. Psilocybin (magic mushrooms) for anxiety. MDMA (Ecstasy) for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. IDEAS producer Mary O’Connell takes a trippy path into the world of hallucinogens. Turn on, tune in, and heal thyself!

    Posted: Oct 29, 2015 3:32 PM
    Last Updated: Oct 29, 2015 1:38 PM
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  • Sobey Art Award 2015

    2015 Sobey Art Award

    The 2015 Sobey Art Award

    Posted: Nov 03, 2015 3:30 PM
    Last Updated: Nov 03, 2015 3:22 PM
  • Wednesday November 25, 2015

    Paul Mason - End of Capitalism?

    The End of Capitalism?

    As a reporter, Paul Mason visited many conflict zones. "In each case," he writes in Postcapitalism: A Guide to Our Future, "the struggle for justice collided with the real power that runs the world." In conversation with host Paul Kennedy, one of Britain's most outspoken critics of neoliberalism explains why he is optimistic that technology and our changing relationship with the state may create societies that are healthier and more just.

    Posted: Nov 25, 2015 12:00 AM
    Last Updated: Nov 25, 2015 11:20 AM
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