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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

Contact:

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


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Episodes

Full Episode for December 18, 2017 - The Current

12/18/2017
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From research showing toys are more gendered now more than ever, to a look back at The Beaverton's untrue stories of Canadian history, to a scientific study that claims dogs are smarter than cats ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:14:13


Full Episode for December 15, 2017 - The Current

12/15/2017
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From plane crash survivors and rescuers sharing their stories, to the lifeline that activist Meron Estefanos provides to Eritrean refugees, to the ethics of denying transplants due to strict sobriety rules ... This is The Current with Piya Chattopadhyay.

Duration: 01:13:32


Full Episode for December 14, 2017 - The Current

12/14/2017
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From black women getting the vote out against Alabama's Roy Moore, to the new Canadian Digital Service, and to Gina Miller, who challenged the way Brexit was being implemented in Britain ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:04


Full Episode for December 13, 2017 - The Current

12/13/2017
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From a look at if the #MeToo movement is creating moral panic, to Eastern Ghouta, Syria, under siege and the desperate position doctors are put in with no medical resources, to the robot therapist Woebot accepting new patients ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:13


Full Episode for December 12, 2017 - The Current

12/12/2017
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From the largest wildfires in California's history, to two authors spending a year on self-improvement, to Ethiopia using commercial spyware to keep tabs on foreign dissidents ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:03


Full Episode for December 11, 2017 - The Current

12/11/2017
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From Evangelical Christians supporting Donald Trump's move of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, to Will Pegg embracing life awaiting his medically assisted death, to doctors adapting to the reality of medically assisted dying ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:06


Full Episode for December 08, 2017 - The Current

12/8/2017
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From Prime Minister Trudeau's progressive stance in talks about a potential free trade agreement with China, to dismantling net neutrality rules in the U.S., to protecting Canada's "intangible" cultural gems ... This is The Current with Piya Chattopahyay.

Duration: 01:13:22


Full Episode for December 07, 2017 - The Current

12/7/2017
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From Dr. Chiara Lepora on humanitarian aid workers confronting their own complicity, to Iran's crackdown on BBC Persian journalists, to an update on our special, Filling the Gaps: Dental Care in Canada, and more stories coming in ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:04


Dec 6 | 'It's part of the DNA of Haligonians': 100 years after the Halifax Explosion

12/6/2017
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The Halifax explosion levelled most of the city, killing 2,000, and injuring 9,000.

Duration: 00:23:19


Full Episode for December 06, 2017 - The Current

12/6/2017
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From the purchase of 14 cases of beer upending out of province trade barriers, to revisiting the Halifax explosion 100 years ago, to what's at stake with Trump's plan to move the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:29


Full Episode for December 05, 2017 - The Current

12/5/2017
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From the dire humanitarian situation in Yemen amid escalating violence, to a surrogate pregnancy that resulted in giving birth to two unrelated babies, to advocating the many lost or forgotten words in the English language ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:04


Full Episode for December 4, 2017 - The Current

12/4/2017
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From the latest in the Mueller investigation and Michael Flynn's guilty plea lying to the FBI, to Assyrians who fled ISIS and now fear for their safety in Canada, to critics of the federal government's disability tax credit system ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:13:14


Full Episode for December 1, 2017 - The Current

12/1/2017
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From Canada's obstacles entering trade talks with China, killing and torture in Chechnya's gay purge, and the fine line between protecting free speech and enabling hate speech in the class room ... This is The Current with Susan Ormiston.

Duration: 01:15:04


Full Episode for November 30, 2017 - The Current

11/30/2017
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From an investigation into suspicious deaths at the Elgin Middlesex Detention Centre, to journalist Luke Harding digging into Donald Trump's relationship with Russia, to concern over the health of Canada's West Coast salmon ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:04


Full Episode for November 29, 2017 - The Current

11/29/2017
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From people struggling to pay for dental care, to the debate on whether universal dental care is feasible, to the evolution of our teeth, this is a special edition of The Current.

Duration: 01:15:06


Full Episode for November 28, 2017 - The Current

11/28/2017
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From far-right groups gaining strength in Quebec, to 400 Canadians stranded on the island of Bali who face an imminent volcanic eruption, and the wondrous adventures of Yellowstone's most beloved wolf … This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:05


Full Episode for November 27, 2017

11/27/2017
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From how kids interact with AI toys creating false emotional bonds, to what happens to former ISIS fighters now living in Canada, to research showing nurses face more violence on the job than police officers or prison guards ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:14:45


Full Episode for November 24, 2017 - The Current

11/24/2017
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From Prime Minister Trudeau's upcoming apology to LGBTQ military and government employees for a historic wrong, to mounting criticism the MMIW inquiry is re-traumatizing family members by the process ... This is The Current with Susan Ormiston.

Duration: 01:15:01


The Current for November 23, 2017 - The Current

11/23/2017
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From A.J. Jacobs and the world's largest family tree, to whether a Canadian mining company should be liable for the allegations of previous human rights abuses conducted by a business it acquired, and Canada's new $40 billion national housing strategy.

Duration: 01:15:05


Full Episode for November 22, 2017 - The Current

11/22/2017
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From what Robert Mugabe's resignation will mean for the people of Zimbabwe, to the Serbian general who faces life in prison for war crimes and genocide, to how forest fires are only going to get bigger, hotter and more threatening ... This is The Current.

Duration: 01:15:06

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