Reading a good book can transport us to another place. And when a story captures the imagination of a child, it can stay with them forever. We explore the lasting influence of two books... one about a legendary boy wizard and the other, a silly old bear.video audio
Monday July 25, 2016
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.videoListen 19:51
Wednesday July 27, 2016
The Current ENCORE: 'Love wasn't safe': writer Neil Strauss rethinks his pickup artist past in The Truth
Neil Strauss was a music journalist when he turned an assignment on pickup artists into a book. The Game was wildly popular, even considered a bible for how to pick up women for sex. But after living the game, he eventually realized it was game over.
There's just one person standing between Hillary Clinton and her chance to be the first woman to sit in the Oval Office as president. The race for the presidency is on. But coming out of this convention, has she galvanized the support of all of her party? More video