The Current

The Current for Dec. 12, 2019

Today on The Current: After a lesson on climate change angered parents in Alberta, we look at controversy in the classroom. Plus, author Robert Harris discusses his new dystopian novel Second Sleep; we ask why businesses are putting perfectly good products in dumpsters across Canada; and what are the pros and cons of the four-day work week?
Veteran CBC political reporter and foreign correspondent Laura Lynch is interim host of The Current. (CBC)
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Today on The Current: After a lesson on climate change angered parents in Alberta, we look at controversy in the classroom. Plus, author Robert Harris discusses his new dystopian novel Second Sleep; we ask why businesses are putting perfectly good products in dumpsters across Canada; and what are the pros and cons of the four-day work week?