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  • Niqab citizenship Zunera Ishaq

    Thursday October 08, 2015

    Why Zunera Ishaq fought for her niqab - and became an election issue

    The whole country has been talking about her, including - and especially - ‚ÄčConservative leader Stephen Harper. Today Zunera Ishaq explains why she fought so hard for the right to wear her niqab at the citizenship ceremony, despite criticism from all sides. And how it feels to be at the centre of a decisive campaign issue.

    Posted: Oct 08, 2015 7:48 AM
    Last Updated: Oct 08, 2015 3:25 PM
    Listen 19:38
  • David Common

    Meet David Common: Monday's Guest Host

    by The Current

    CBC's David Common wears many hats ... host for World Report, Correspondent with CBC News and occasional guest host for The Current.

    Posted: Oct 09, 2015 1:02 PM
    Last Updated: Oct 09, 2015 1:28 PM
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    Thursday October 08, 2015

    Maximum security inmates beat Harvard in an hour-long debate

    Harvard University is known for its debating prowess. But its revered debating team got a little more than it bargained for when it faced the team from Eastern New York Correctional Facility two weeks ago.

    Posted: Oct 08, 2015 9:54 AM
    Last Updated: Oct 09, 2015 12:36 PM
    Listen 10:04

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