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The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti

CBC

The Current is a meeting place of perspectives, ideas and voices, with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today. Our team of journalists--based in every major region of the country--think locally and globally. We bring new insight to stories that Canadians are talking about now, and we uncover stories they'll be talking about next week and next year.

The Current is a meeting place of perspectives, ideas and voices, with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today. Our team of journalists--based in every major region of the country--think locally and globally. We bring new insight to stories that Canadians are talking about now, and we uncover stories they'll be talking about next week and next year.
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Toronto, Ontario

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CBC

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The Current is a meeting place of perspectives, ideas and voices, with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today. Our team of journalists--based in every major region of the country--think locally and globally. We bring new insight to stories that Canadians are talking about now, and we uncover stories they'll be talking about next week and next year.

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English

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The Current CBC Radio P.O. Box 500 Station A Toronto, ON Canada, M5W 1E6 (877) 287-7366


Episodes

North Korea's 'real motives': Olympic unity may mask hostile plan, experts warn

1/18/2018
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North Korea's agenda has only ever been the conquest and control of the whole peninsula, a historian warns.

Duration: 00:24:52


'Constant nausea': Halifax woman suing medical marijuana producer after becoming ill

1/18/2018
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Does the Canadian government have the right controls to test what's really in medically prescribed cannabis?

Duration: 00:20:16


Full Episode for January 18, 2018 - The Current

1/18/2018
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From medicinal marijuana users who say the cannabis that helped for a while made them sick; to a documentary chronicling a Montreal mother's quest to get her daughter out of the clutches of ISIS; to what the joint Korean Olympic team means for peace ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:03


One mother's mission to save her daughter from life as an ISIS bride

1/18/2018
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In 2014, a 19-year-old woman, born and raised in Montreal, left her entire life behind one day to join ISIS in Syria. Her mother embarked on a perilous mission to bring her home.

Duration: 00:24:28


Full Episode for January 18, 2018 - The Current

1/18/2018
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From medicinal marijuana users who say the cannabis that helped for a while made them sick; to a documentary chronicling a Montreal mother's quest to get her daughter out of the clutches of ISIS; to what the joint Korean Olympic team means for peace ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:03


Full Episode for January 18, 2018 - The Current

1/18/2018
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From medicinal marijuana users who say the cannabis that helped for a while made them sick; to a documentary chronicling a Montreal mother's quest to get her daughter out of the clutches of ISIS; to what the joint Korean Olympic team means for peace ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:03


Crying hate crime: how hoaxes give bigots ammunition to undermine real victims

1/17/2018
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Organizations that help victims say they won't stop advocating against hate crime, but online abuse aims to undermine their credibility.

Duration: 00:15:45


'Inmates are dying left, right, and centre': Third death in six weeks renews criticism of Ontario prison

1/17/2018
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James Pigeau, an inmate who criticised the conditions at a jail in London, Ont., was found dead in his cell on Jan. 7.

Duration: 00:24:07


'It's about safety, it's about humanity': What the #MeToo movement means to men

1/17/2018
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What role do men play in the #MeToo movement? Our male panel explores the question and looks at how to take ownership of their part in moving this forward.

Duration: 00:26:23


Full Episode for January 17, 2018 - The Current

1/17/2018
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From how the false story of an 11-year old girl having her hijab cut by a stranger challenges communities that encounter hate crimes; to an investigation into suspicious deaths at a London, Ont. jail; to a male panel exploring what the #MeToo movement means for men ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:17


Full Episode for January 16, 2018 - The Current7

1/17/2018
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From how the false story of an 11-year old girl having her hijab cut by a stranger challenges communities that encounter hate crimes; to an investigation into suspicious deaths at a London, Ont. jail; to a male panel exploring what the #MeToo movement means for men ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:17


New shingles vaccine should be free, argues seniors advocate

1/16/2018
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As the cases of shingles rise, especially among seniors, advocates are pushing for provincial governments to cover the cost of a new and effective vaccine.

Duration: 00:25:58


'An extraordinary moment': North Korea summit shows tug-of-war over how to deal with rogue state

1/16/2018
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A one-day summit in Vancouver will discuss three main options on quelling the threat from North Korea: increased diplomacy, stronger sanctions, or a pre-emptive strike.

Duration: 00:25:02


Is there a generational divide in the #MeToo movement?

1/16/2018
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A backlash to the evolving #MeToo conversation shows a shifting dynamic, and rifts along the lines of age, class and race.

Duration: 00:20:42


Full Episode for January 16, 2018 - The Current

1/16/2018
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From a generational divide over consent in the MeToo era; to Vancouver hosting a one-day summit of U.S. allies on the Korean conflict; to asking if provincial governments should cover the cost of a new, effective shingles vaccine ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:12:56


Full Episode for January 16, 2018 - The Current

1/16/2018
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From a generational divide over consent in the MeToo era; to Vancouver hosting a one-day summit of U.S. allies on the Korean conflict; to asking if provincial governments should cover the cost of a new, effective shingles vaccine ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:12:56


Full Episode for January 15, 2018 - The Current

1/15/2018
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From what Abdoul Abdi's pending deportation reveals about Canada's foster care system; to hundreds of faith-based groups protest a reproductive-rights caveat in a government grant application; and a female police chief in India tackles sexual assault...

Duration: 01:15:12


Full Episode for January 12, 2018 - The Current

1/12/2018
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We look at the charm offensive of Canada's leaders; the plight of 200,000 Salvadorans facing deportation — with or without their U.S.-born children; and the environmental impact of the marijuana industry. This is The Current, with Catherine Cullen.

Duration: 01:13:29


Full Episode for January 11, 2018 - The Current

1/11/2018
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From California mudslides sending warning signals to Canada's west coast, to a justice system accommodating men convicted of sexual assault, to the right to religious beliefs colliding with the right to a medically assisted death ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:09


Full Episode for January 10, 2018 - The Current

1/10/2018
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From Michael Wolff's new controversial book Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, to taking the temperature of this year's cold and flu epidemic, to why Canada is falling behind in pay equity and how we can bridge the gap ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:10

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