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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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Men victims of domestic violence more often than not

We tend to think of domestic violence as abuse enacted primarily by men, against women, but Sarah Desmarais says it's wrong.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:48:10]

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Inuk artist remembered

Annie Pootoogook drew scenes of the domestic, everyday North and stereotypes plagued her still in life as in death

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6 Brainy Beauty Podcasts

From Marilyn Monroe's secrets to the creepy history behind early cosmetic surgery. Plus, the fake science behind anti-aging products.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:42:49]

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What if Trump runs U.S. like his business?

Donald Trump has vowed to run America the way he runs his companies. But what, exactly, would that look like?

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[mp3 file: runs00:23:16]

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Canada Reads 2016: Finale

A rousing final debate ends with a nail-biting vote. Who will be declared winner of Canada Reads 2016?

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Canada Reads 2016: Day Three

Another novel was voted off the #CanadaReads bookshelf on Day 3, as panellists delve into prose, plot and character.

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Canada Reads 2016: Day Two

Sparks fly on day two, as panellists debate whether a Canada Reads book should be set in Canada.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:53:55]


Canada Reads 2016: Day One

Day One of CBC's annual battle of the books kicks off!

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