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This Happened to Me Season 2

This Happened to Me is a video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything.

This Happened to Me Season 2 — Trailer

CBC Radio Specials

1 year ago
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This Happened to Me is a video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything. 1:48

This Happened to Me is a video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything.

The second season features new stories about discovering and learning to love your unique qualities, persevering through abusive relationships and finding inner strength, and bridging divides through food and friendship.

You can watch season one on Youtube or on CBC Radio.

A voice in my head told me start a spiritual revolution in California

Everything was going well for Mathieu Arsenault — until the day a voice in his head told him to leave his family behind in Montreal, travel to San Francisco to start a spiritual revolution.

A voice in my head told me start a spiritual revolution in California

CBC Radio Specials

1 year ago
8:46

I was a teenage bride that escaped an abusive arranged marriage

Samra Zafar was your average teenager living in Abu Dhabi when her mother came to her with a proposal to marry a man she had never met.

I was a teenage bride who escaped an abusive arranged marriage

CBC Radio

1 year ago
8:21

How meeting my idol Kurt Browning helped me become a better drag queen

When Shauna Fay discovered a passion for performing drag, she looked to her childhood figure skating idol for inspiration, and her drag persona Skirt Browning was born.

How meeting my idol Kurt Browning helped me become a better drag queen

CBC Radio Specials

1 year ago
6:44

After being taught to hate and fear each other, food brought us together

Haitham El Khatib is a Palestinian Muslim who grew up in a refugee camp in Lebanon. Itamar Shani is a Jew who grew up on an Israeli settlement. Each of them was raised believing the other was the enemy.

After being taught to hate and fear each other, food brought us together

CBC Radio Specials

1 year ago
9:15

Because of aphantasia, I'm not able to picture things in my mind

It wasn't until his twenties that Tom Ebeyer realized that his brain worked differently than others: he has aphantasia, a rare condition where people are unable to visualize things in their mind.

Because of aphantasia, I’m not able to picture things in my mind

1 year ago
6:12

This Happened to Me is a video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything.

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