As It Happens

As It Happens: Tuesday Edition

Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017

Full Episode Transcript

Part 1

Mosque Victim Update

He took 7 bullets, and may have saved at least as many lives. A Quebec City man is still struggling to recover after stepping forward to distract the shooter, in last year's deadly mosque attack. 

Rohingya Report

Death, violence, and now disease. Canada's special envoy to Myanmar, Bob Rae, warns of what's to come for almost a million Rohingya who've fled the country as refugees. 

Amazon Interbreeding Bird

A team of Toronto scientists traces the roots of a rare Amazon bird to a romantic pairing between individuals of two different tropical species. 

Part 2

Stalking Video

An Ontario women's rights advocate makes a video about her years of being stalked by a former boyfriend who didn't relent. She's made a video with tips for others. 

Reading: The Hockey Sweater 

A catalogue of errors leaves a young fan swearing to his mother that he won't wear the enemy team's jersey in Roch Carrier's reading of his classic, The Hockey Sweater.