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Canada Reads

 

Canada Reads

In this annual title fight, five celebrity panelists defend their favourite work of Canadian fiction. One by one, books are voted off the list, until one panelist triumphs with the book for Canada to read this year.

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Why do we feel so bad about feeling good?

If most drug users take substances because it feels good, why is pleasure left out of policy conversations?

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[mp3 file: runs 00:32:09]

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Music and Indigenous youth

Meet Indigenous youth who are finding deeper meaning in music — and finding their voices along the way.

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[mp3 file: runs00:25:32]

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Undercover

A family of four examines their sleep habits, vying for the spare bedroom.

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Why the Google 'manifesto' misses the point

Critics argue the Google "manifesto" debating a woman's biological abilities is another example of discrimination in the workplace.

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[mp3 file: runs00:46:59]

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Canada Reads 2017: The Finale

With just Fifteen Dogs and Company Town remaining, who will win this year's Canada Reads?

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Canada Reads 2017: Day Three

Three books remain going into day three of Canada Reads.

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Canada Reads 2017: Day Two

With one book down and four remaining, it's day two of the battle of the books.

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Canada Reads 2017: Day One

The ultimate book club battle begins with day one of Canada Reads 2017!

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Canada Reads 2017: Podcast Preview

A preview of Canada Reads 2017. Includes interviews with this year's panellists, Chantal Kreviazuk, Humble The Poet, Measha Brueggergosman and Candy Palmater.

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