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  • Justice Update

    Monday February 08, 2016

    the current Activist calls for animal charter of rights as protection from cruelty

    A dog named Justice was found bound in tape and abandoned for dead. His human tormentor has been sentenced to a federal penitentiary, but animal rights activists point to this disturbing case as an example of why animal protection in this country need to be strengthened.

    Posted: Feb 08, 2016 8:42 AM
    Last Updated: Feb 09, 2016 8:21 AM
    Listen 23:43

    Thursday February 04, 2016

    The Current TPP would be disastrous for Canada's innovators, Jim Balsillie warns

    Jim Balsillie says future and present innovation in Canada will wither under the weight of the just-signed Trans Pacific Partnership. The former co-CEO of Research in Motion speaks out against a deal he says will see Canadians generating prosperity for others.

    Posted: Feb 04, 2016 7:50 AM
    Last Updated: Feb 04, 2016 2:41 PM
    Listen 18:38
  • The Current Transcript - 800

    Transcripts, ASL videos available online for deaf and hard of hearing audience

    by The Current

    Starting today, CBC will post full transcripts of The Current every day for the hearing impaired, and post one full American Sign Language (ASL) interpreted radio documentary every month.

    Posted: Jan 29, 2016 3:02 PM
    Last Updated: Feb 01, 2016 10:18 AM
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