The Current

The Current for July 28, 2021

Today on The Current: COVID-19 vaccine passports prompt privacy, public health debate; TJ Newsman, flight attendant-turned-author, on her bestseller; and author Roman Mars about the hidden wonders of a city.
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Full Episode Transcript

Today on The Current:

Provinces and businesses are split on requiring people to show proof of immunization, ramping up a debate on privacy versus public health. Guest host Robyn Bresnahan speaks to Regina business owner Colin Hall, who implemented proof of vaccination; Cara Zwibel of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association; Dr. Peter Jüni, scientific director of Ontario's COVID-19 science advisory table; and Dr. Jia Hu, a physician and former medical officer of health with Alberta Health Services.

Then, we hear from TJ Newman, a former flight attendant turned author, whose debut thriller Falling recently made the bestseller list.

Plus, we revisit our conversation with author Roman Mars about the hidden wonders of a city.

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