As It Happens

As It Happens: Monday Edition

Monday, March 6, 2017

Full episode transcript

Part One

Trump travel ban 2.0
After his first executive order is blocked, U.S. President Donald Trump issues a revised version of his travel ban — but opponents say it still discriminates against Muslims.

Google Home
A journalist discovers Google might not be so accurate after all, after the search engine's "smart speaker" gets weird. 

The Bunny Museum
Candace Frazee and her husband can't stop adding to their collection of bunny paraphernalia — and when she tells you about their new museum space, you won't believe their ears. 

Part Two

Abdi charges
Seven months after a mentally ill Somali-Canadian man dies following a confrontation with police, Ontario's police watchdog charges an Ottawa officer with manslaughter. 

Grey Gardens sale
It's been decades since Big Edie and Little Edie departed the Hamptons estate known as "Grey Gardens" — and now, the once-squalid house is up for sale for twenty million dollars. 

Part Three

Sajjan: Ukraine
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan wants us to know that Canada's commitment to Ukraine hasn't changed: today, the government extended the military mission there for two more years. What has changed, he says is the U.S. government — and he explains what that change might mean. 

Mosul latest
As the final push against ISIS in Mosul intensifies, tens of thousands of civilians join a mass exodus already underway.