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Canada's only national open-line radio program, broadcast live across Canada every Sunday afternoon on CBC Radio One. Each week broadcaster and writer Rex Murphy presides over a lively discussion on an issue of national interest or importance, and invites listeners to call in with their opinions and thoughts.

Canada's only national open-line radio program, broadcast live across Canada every Sunday afternoon on CBC Radio One. Each week broadcaster and writer Rex Murphy presides over a lively discussion on an issue of national interest or importance, and invites listeners to call in with their opinions and thoughts.
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Location:

Toronto, ON

Networks:

CBC

Description:

Canada's only national open-line radio program, broadcast live across Canada every Sunday afternoon on CBC Radio One. Each week broadcaster and writer Rex Murphy presides over a lively discussion on an issue of national interest or importance, and invites listeners to call in with their opinions and thoughts.

Language:

English

Contact:

CBC Audience Relations P.O. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada M5W 1E6 888-416-8333


Episodes

Dec. 16, 2018 - Racism in Canadian policing

12/16/2018
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How can we tackle racism in Canadian policing?

Duration:01:52:13

Dec. 9, 2018 - Food security

12/9/2018
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Food is going to get more expensive next year, according to Canada's Food Price Report 2019. Our question: How is the cost of food changing the way you eat?

Duration:01:52:40

Dec. 2, 2018 - Minimalism

12/2/2018
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Some believe that 'less is more' is the way to happiness, while critics label minimalism as a cult. Meanwhile, brands and marketers are also jumping on the bandwagon, trying to capitalize on the trend. Our question: Does the minimalist lifestyle appeal to you?

Duration:01:52:48

November 25, 2018 - Hazing

11/25/2018
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Again and again, hazing incidents keep happening to teenagers, college students, and young athletes. Why is hazing still a problem in Canada?

Duration:01:53:12

November 18, 2018 - Concussions

11/18/2018
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Even though a lot more is known about concussions these days, they remain a growing concern for athletes, coaches and parents in both professional, and recreational sports. What concerns you most about concussions in sports?

Duration:01:52:38

November 11, 2018 - Remembrance Day

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Wearing a poppy is a personal choice. Some people embrace the symbol. Others don't. Meanwhile, there are other forms of poppies that carry different meanings. What does the remembrance poppy mean to you?

Duration:01:52:44

November 4, 2018 - Medically assisted dying

11/4/2018
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What changes do you want to see to Canada's assisted dying laws?

Duration:01:52:07

October 28, 2018 - Debt dilemma

10/28/2018
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Canadians now owe roughly $1.70 for every $1 they earn, and according to some experts that's among the highest in the developed world. What does a rate hike mean in your life?

Duration:01:52:54

October 21, 2018 - Climate Cost

10/21/2018
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What's the price you are willing to pay to stop climate change?

Duration:01:50:27

October 14, 2018 - Cannabis is coming

10/14/2018
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Like it or not, smoking pot for leisure will no longer be a crime on Wednesday, Oct. 17. How do you feel about marijuana legalization?

Duration:01:53:08

October 7, 2018 - Digital detox

10/7/2018
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What does a digital detox mean for you?

Duration:01:53:08

Sept. 30, 2018 - The role of Canada's correctional system

9/30/2018
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A child killer is moved from a prison to a healing lodge.The child's family is outraged, saying she should not be given an easier sentence after her horrific crime. And now, the federal government is reviewing the situation. What should be the role of Canada's modern correctional system - to punish or to rehabilitate?

Duration:01:51:28

Sept. 23, 2018 - Tornadoes in Ottawa and Gatineau

9/23/2018
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Two tornadoes ripped through the Ottawa-Gatineau area on Friday, leaving thousands without power, and levelling many houses on its path.

Duration:01:50:58

Sept. 16, 2018 - Notwithstanding clause

9/16/2018
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Ontario Premier Doug Ford has invoked the notwithstanding clause, in the name of preserving democracy. Does it bother you? Or, are you simply indifferent?

Duration:01:51:34

Sept. 9, 2018 - A statutory holiday to remember residential schools

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A new statutory holiday may be coming, one that aims to remember residential school survivors. Conversations around the potential holiday will resume in Ottawa this fall. What would this mean for you? Is it going to heal the wounds? Or, will it just be another day-off for you?

Duration:01:53:09

Sept. 2, 2018 - NAFTA talks

9/2/2018
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Win, lose or draw, it's a NAFTA showdown of historic proportions. One that could hit pocketbooks and radically reshape Canada's economic, political and cultural landscape. What effect is this having on you?

Duration:01:53:05

August 26, 2018 - Diversity in film

8/26/2018
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What was the first movie or TV show that you identified with?

Duration:01:53:13

August 19, 2018 - Unwanted family heirlooms

8/19/2018
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It's being called the greatest wealth transfer in human history. As baby boomers start handing down family heirlooms, many are asking: who wants all this stuff? What will you do with your unwanted family heirlooms? With guest host Michelle Eliot.

Duration:01:53:03

Aug. 12, 2018 - Diplomatic dispute between Saudi Arabia and Canada

8/12/2018
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What began as a tweet of concern about human rights has led to a diplomatic feud between Saudi Arabia and Canada. Are we prepared to pay the price of standing up to repressive regimes?

Duration:01:52:35

Aug. 5, 2018 - Living the dream

8/5/2018
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Have you ever wished you could give up your day job and live the life you've always wanted? Maybe you changed career paths to follow a passion. What did you do?

Duration:01:52:44