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  • Nadia Murad Basee Taha - Feature 2

    Monday July 25, 2016

    The Current 'I wished I was killed': Yazidi ISIS slave shares her harrowing story

    A young Yazidi woman's life in Iraq took a horrific turn when her town was taken over by ISIS. She was captured, enslaved, and endured weeks of rape and torture. Now, she is calling on Canada to take in more refugees like her.

    Posted: Jul 25, 2016 8:24 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 25, 2016 11:10 AM ET
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    Listen 19:51
  • 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
    audio
  • 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
    Listen 21:24
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