It's Tuesday, April 5th.
Stephen Harper is promising, yet again, to eliminate Canada's long-gun registry.
So it's once more into the breach, dear Canada, once more.
This is The Current.
Your Brain on Politics
The CBC's Neil Morrison is with us in Ottawa this morning, to tell us about your brain on politics. Often decisions made in a fraction of a second uses a thought process most people don't know they have. So today as part of our decision making journey leading during the election campaign, Democracy 101.
Here is a link to Alex Todorov's work on this subject: http://webscript.princeton.edu/~tlab/demonstrations/
Here is a link to Professor Antonakis research: http://www.hec.unil.ch/jantonakis/
Great Moments in Election History
In 1921, Canada's first female parliamentarian was elected.
Other segments from today's show: