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Atlantic Voice


Atlantic Voice

Atlantic Voice tells stories about issues and people throughout the region. We present documentaries prepared by journalists that take a thoughtful approach to the changes going on in our region. We talk about the things that pull us together as a region - and sometimes tear us apart!

Updated: Sundays
Download episodes from this podcast for: 6 months
Visit Show Site: http://www.cbc.ca/maritimemagazine/


Featured Podcast

The tip

Reporter Connie Walker meets face to face with the person who sent her a tip about Alberta Williams’ unsolved murder.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:35:11]

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Concussions for regular people

If a concussion happens and it's not on the ice, does it still count?

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:001]

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Art and reconciliation

Does art offer the best path to heal historical wrongs?

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[mp3 file: runs01:53:04]

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Standing up to our bullies

Now or Never talks to everyday Canadians so fed up with being bullied, they decide to fight back in surprising ways.

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:00]

All podcast episodes

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Joan Jessome

Amy Smith has a feature conversation with Joan Jessome - one of this region's most prominent and controversial union leaders. After 17 years as President of the NSGEU, Jessome shares her personal story of hardship, isolation, poverty, and ultimately, rede

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]

The Idea of Home

Why more Atlantic Canadians are putting down roots in the North and making new lives there - while still keeping their connections to back home. Allison Devereaux produced this documentary called THE IDEA OF HOME.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:21:03]

A Way to Walk

Julia Cook's documentary about her 13 day journey on the EAST COAST Trail along the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]

Dr.Moira Brown + Right Whales

A feature conversation with Dr. Moria Brown about her lifetime studying the North Atlantic Right Whale. Harry Forestell speaks with her about her on-going fascination with these remarkable creatures.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]

Fentanyl in Atlantic Canada

Bracing for a drug epidemic in Atlantic Canada. Fentanyl,an opioid more powerful than heroin or morophine has made it's way into our region. We'll hear what police and health officials are doing now to save lives and get it off our streets.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:09]

Question Number 10

Welook at the troubling issue of mental illness and suicide among teenagers. And how one group of teens in St. John's is trying to do something about it.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]


We meet the iron workers from Newfoundland and Labrador who built the original towers - and the skyscrapers that replaced them.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]

Jonathan Torrens

A feature conversation with actor/writer/director Jonathan Torrens about his life on and off camera.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:37:12]

East Preston Tour

We go on a walking tour of historic East Preston People in those communities can trace their roots from the earliest settlers in the 18th century.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:10]

We were here once - we are still here now.

A moving documentary about the British school children from Beatrix Potter elementary who tend to the graves of 18 Newfoundlanders who died during WW1 and now lie buried in London`s Wandsworth cemetery.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:10]

The Power of Community

How the town of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, has come together to help Syrian refugees.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:27:09]

Mark Critch

Feature interview with comedy icon Mark Critch. He speaks with Amy Smith about his life on and off camera.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:35:31]