As It Happens

As It Happens: Thursday Edition

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Part One

Jagmeet Singh
NDP leader Jagmeet Singh admits to sharing platforms with those who advocate political violence, but says it was always about promoting understanding and inclusion. 

Syrians Defrauded
Police charge an Ontario man with multiple counts of fraud alleging he duped Syrians into thinking they were paying for asylum in Canada.

Part Two

Trump Trade Comments
Donald Trump boasts about lying to Canada's Prime Minister but a former ambassador says the reality is the US President has a man-crush on Trudeau. 

New CIA Head
A former CIA officer says that Donald Trump's pick for the United States' top spy was responsible for some of the agency's worst acts of torture. 

Part Three

Encore: Tom Wilson 
He was born a Mohawk baby but didn't realize he was a Mohawk man until he'd lived 50 remarkable years. Tom Wilson, the Blackie and the Rodeo Kings musician, joins Carol in a repeat conversation about his memoir — Beautiful Scars: Steeltown Secrets, Mohawk Skywalkers and the Road Home.