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  • Housing Hack

    Millenial communes and Airbnb rentals take off amid housing crunch

    by Ripple Effect

    As real estate prices continue to rise in Canada, many have been pushed to move away. We explore how millennials have created a solution to their housing needs and how the popularity of Airbnb is adding to pressures on Vancouver's rental housing market.

    Posted: Jun 28, 2016 8:42 PM ET
    Last Updated: Aug 19, 2016 1:43 PM ET
    audio
  • Mideast Syria Airstrikes wounded child Omran Daqneesh

    Tuesday August 23, 2016

    The Current 'My life is like a horrible movie': Doctors share harrowing stories from Aleppo

    The image of five-year-old Omran Daqneesh went viral last week, drawing the world's attention, however fleetingly, to the horrors of the crisis in Syria. But doctors in Aleppo see dozens of desperate children like him every week. We hear their stories.

    Posted: Aug 23, 2016 7:27 AM ET
    Last Updated: Aug 23, 2016 12:11 PM ET
    video
    Listen 20:16
  • Air Conditioned

    Monday August 22, 2016

    the current Prisoners should have access to air conditioning as a human right, says advocate

    Prison life isn't meant to be a five-star hotel but temperatures soar to nearly 40 degrees celsius in some prisons during summer. Critics say it's inhumane and some prisoners have even died from the extreme heat. Should air conditioning be a human right?

    Posted: Aug 22, 2016 8:50 AM ET
    Last Updated: Aug 22, 2016 2:42 PM ET
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