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  • GPS Flickr

    How technology challenges our brains and relationships

    by Ripple Effect

    These days you can't escape the influence of technology on our lives — from competing with a smartphone for personal interaction, to how our brains are losing navigational skills in favour of the GPS. The ripple effects are all around us.

    Posted: Jun 28, 2016 8:36 PM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 21, 2016 9:03 AM ET
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  • USA-ELECTION/TRUMP

    Monday July 18, 2016

    The Current ENCORE: Under the hair and inside the mind of Donald Trump

    Donald Trump is poised yet again to be one of the week's biggest newsmakers as the GOP anoints him their presidential nominee. The Current goes inside the mind of Trump with two experts who determine he ranges between a narcissist and an "a--hole."

    Posted: Jul 18, 2016 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 18, 2016 2:44 PM ET
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  • AFP_BO6OV

    Thursday July 21, 2016

    The Current Turkey's ambassador to Canada defends travel ban for academics

    As academics grapple with the government crackdown banning them from travel for work, Turkish officials maintain the severe response is justified and abides by democratic principles. The Current hears from Turkey's ambassador to Canada on the rule of law.

    Posted: Jul 21, 2016 8:01 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 21, 2016 1:46 PM ET
    Listen 20:36
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