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  • CHINA/

    Wednesday September 28, 2016

    The Current Exhausted? History shows you're not alone

    With the prevalence of burnout, stress and sleeplessness in daily life, you'd think exhaustion is a malady of our times. But it turns out, we've been running on empty for thousands of years. The Current looks back on the history of exhaustion.

    Posted: Sep 28, 2016 8:58 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016 1:58 PM ET
    Listen 23:42
  • Harold R. Johnson

    Tuesday September 27, 2016

    The Current Indigenous people need to tell their stories of sobriety, says lawyer

    Harold R. Johnson is an Indigenous crown prosecutor and says alcohol is killing his people. He is urging for a new narrative on alcohol abuse, finding inspiration in those who overcome rather than thinking there are only those who succumb.

    Posted: Sep 27, 2016 9:17 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 28, 2016 7:31 AM ET
    Listen 23:50
  • MIDEAST-CRISIS/SYRIA

    Monday September 26, 2016

    Ordinary Syrian people 'biggest losers in this war,' says White Helmets leader

    Rescue team of Syrian civilians called the White Helmet has been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize for saving tens of thousands of lives during Syria's civil war.

    Posted: Sep 26, 2016 10:13 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 26, 2016 11:38 AM ET
    Listen 15:05
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