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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!

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Airport kitchen party perpetuates 'goofy Newfie' stereotype

Newfoundland columnist Robin Short says the spontaneous jam session was embarrassing.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:47:57]

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LGBTQ Canadians await apology

Next Tuesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be apologizing to LGBTQ military and government employees for losing their jobs.

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[mp3 file: runs00:20:01]

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The hidden power of food

In Canada we waste about a third of the food we produce. Yet four million Canadians experience food insecurity.

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[mp3 file: runs00:54:46]

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The story of a recipe that survived the Holocaust

In the Ravensbruck women's concentration camp, Rebecca Teitelbaum risked her life to write down every recipe she could remember.

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[mp3 file: runs00:28:07]

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Beginning Again

One year after Syrian refugees started to arrive in Atlantic Canada, Shaina Luck looks into how they are settling into their new lives.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:48]


SLAY THE GANDER

Slay the Gander is a story of hope and strength. An Atlantic Voice documentary by Wanita Bates following breast cancer survivors as they dragon boat over 40 kilometres on one of Newfoundland's most unpredictable lakes.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:46]


Returning to their Roots

We follow Todd Labrador, a seventh generation canoe builder, his daughter Melissa, and four apprentices on a five month journey as they build a traditional birchbark canoe. Elizabeth McMillan produced this documentary.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:47]


Lisa Moore and Linden MacIntyre

A feature conversation with two of this country's finest writers about how they combine fact and fiction in their work.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:43]


Deep Trouble - The Perils of the Right Whale

Carolyn Ray goes to Provincetown, Massachusetts in Cape Cod - home to groundbreaking research on the North Atlantic Right Whale.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:42]


Mary Walsh - In Conversation

A lively conversation with Mary Walsh about her first novel - "Crying For the Moon" recorded at Writers At Woody Point.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:43]


Pauline Dakin - Ride, Hide, Repeat

A feature interview with Pauline Dakin about her compelling new book -"Ride, Hide, Repeat" a memoir of a fugitive childhood.

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:50]


Pride and Prejudice

The Halifax Pride Parade is in its 30th year. It is now a major celebration. But it was a very different scene when a few courageous activists held the first Pride Parade. Some even wore bags over their heads to protect their identity. In this episode, we

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[mp3 file: runs 00:26:10]