The Sunday Edition (CBC)
Taking the temperature of American politics10/23/14
With the U.S. midterm elections about to take place, Michael talks with a panel of experts on the state of American politics.
The authentic Dolly Parton
Michael and Sunday Edition "music man" Robert Harris discuss why Dolly Parton is a phenomenon.
Children of soldiers with PTSD
A conversation with filmmaker Laura Sky about "Soldiers' Children", her new documentary series about the impact of PTSD on the children of military families.
Why we crave quiet; Neglected tropical diseases; Mail - Question...
Why we crave quiet; Neglected tropical diseases; Mail - Question Period; The health consequences of too much sitting; Documentary - Spicy Luke
Michael speaks with Dr.Jacobson about neglected tropical dieseases.
Documentary: Manjusha's Match
When Manjusha Pawagi, a 47-year-old mother, writer and judge, developed aggressive leukemia, her only hope was a stem cell transplant. That's when her friends swung into action to find a match.
Jo Piazza - If Nuns Ruled The World
Award-winning journalist Jo Piazza profiles nuns who have extraordinary forces for good and profound change despite the restrictions placed on them by the Church.
Essay - Hip Hop Class
Rebecca Hass signs up for a dance class and puts hip hop and hope together with surprising results.
Michael's Essay - Loving Oblomov
Michael admits to a losing battle with War and Peace, but recommends Ivan Goncharov's book, Oblomov, as a Russian novel to love (and finish).
Alex Colville at the AGO
Michael tours the Alex Colville exhibit at the Art Gallery of Ontario with Director and CEO, Matthew Teitelbaum.
Tribute to Bob Carty
Our tribute to a great colleague, mentor and documentary maker, Bob Carty, including his classic doc, "Banjo Bob," and a track from his CD, "Desert Eyes."
The late Bob Carty's much-loved ode to the five-string banjo.
As part of our tribute to our late colleague and mentor, Bob Carty, this is his 1995 documentary, Kevin's Sentence - winner of a Peabody Award, a Gabriel Award, and a United Nations Gold Medal.
Opening the Gates of Heaven
Another classic radio documentary by Bob Carty. "Opening the Gates of Heaven" follows adopted Canadians searching for their birth families. It was awarded a Gold Medal at the 2007 New York Festivals.
The Long Flight
Bob Carty, the great CBC documentary maker who died this week, has a special interest in, and affection for, Latin America. His documentary, The Long Flight, was originally broadcast in 2003, 30 years after the Chilean coup.
Michael Essay - Text Book Prices that Break the Bank
With two sons in university, Michael reflects on the high cost of text books.
Kim Philby, a spy among friends
Michael speaks with writer Ben Macintyre about his new book on the infamous British spy Kim Philby.
The Right Thing to Do
Karin Well's documentary tells the story of a man who paid the cost of a proper funeral for a deceased employee.
Michael's interview with Naomi Klein
Death On-Screen in the Digital Age - Michael's Essay; Justin Trudeau;...
Death On-Screen in the Digital Age - Michael's Essay; Justin Trudeau; Mail: Universities; Naomi Klein; Doc - Librarian to the Maestro
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