Episode #1311
September 13, 2014

Gamble on Gambling? »

Should Canada continue to gamble... on gambling? For cash-strapped governments, lotteries and casinos are a $13 billion money machine. But with more than a million problem gamblers struggling with addiction: is the payoff worth it?
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Episode #1308
September 5, 2014

Where's My Job? »

An entire generation is being promised the moon - then told to lower its sights, as the lofty promise of education collides with today's cold realities.  But is there fulfillment beyond the workplace? 
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Episode #1337
August 29, 2014

Lost Voices »

Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission marks a hopeful addition to this ugly cycle:  a blueprint for healing.  Guest hosts Eternia and Sheldon Neil explore what that healing looks like, sounds like... and feels like. 
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Episode #1334
August 22, 2014

Burning Man »

A road trip like no other. Lorna takes you on an insider's tour of Burning Man - an annual, spiritual joy-ride that attracts tens of thousands to the Nevada desert.
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Episode #1314
August 15, 2014

God's Gardeners »

Margaret Atwood's 'The Year of the Flood' told the story of "God's Gardeners"- survivors of a biological catastrophe.  The Canadian literary legend joins Lorna to discuss the deeper spiritual issues surrounding earth and stewardship.
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Episode #1333
August 8, 2014

Eating 'Right' »

Eating 'Right'- two words that are daily chopped, diced, pureed, julienned and liquefied in today's culture.  But what exactly is eating 'right'?  We'll explore the many delicious ways that food helps body and soul.
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Episode #1305
July 25, 2014

Dying a Good Death »

Is dying a 'right'?  With euthanasia back in the headlines, we'll seek insights from Dr. Balfour Mount, father of palliative care in Canada.  Then hear powerful voices in the latest chapter of this life and death debate.  
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Episode #1331
July 11, 2014

The Face of News »

And exactly what kind of life *has* it been? For Lloyd Robertson, it's been a life serving as the face of news in Canada. In a moment, Lloyd discusses career highlights, and reflects on a half century of change in the news business.... see more
Episode #1330
July 4, 2014

Corruption »

When exactly did "entitlement" trump "accountability?" And "do the right thing" give way to "don't get caught?"
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Episode #1329
June 27, 2014

Drugged to Death »

Meet the MP who's teenage daughter's sudden death inspired him to champion "Vanessa's Law"- clamping down on dangerous, even deadly, pharmaceuticals. And a leading pharmacologist in the hidden dangers of the medicines some take for... see more