The Current

The Current for August 22, 2019

Today on The Current: We look at how protests in Hong Kong are causing divisions among families and friends in the diaspora; and we listen in on a family reunion in episode 9 of CBC podcast Finding Cleo.
Matt Galloway is this week's guest host of The Current.
Listen to the full episode1:14:29

Today on The Current:

  • The protests in Hong Kong are causing divisions among families and friends in the diaspora. We talk to two Hong Kong Canadians about what kinds of conversations they're having at the dinner table.
  • We continue with the CBC investigative podcast, Finding Cleo. In episode 9, Cleo's sister Christine travels to Pennsylvania for an emotional reunion with her brother, Johnny, who she hasn't seen since she was a baby.

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