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CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.

CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.
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Toronto, ON

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CBC

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CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.

Twitter:

@cbcsunday

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English

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CBC Audience Relations P.O. Box 500, Station A Toronto, ON M5W 1E6 416-205-3311


Episodes

November 19, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

11/17/2017
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Michael's essay (26 secs); Kids and smartphones (5:31); Essay: Eilmer the Flying Monk (36:24); Doc: Undercurrents (44:43); Sir Tony Brenton (59:05); Catherine MacLellan (1:29:21); Doc: Imaginative housing solutions (1:59:55)

Duration: 02:21:38


November 12, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

11/10/2017
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Michael's essay (25 sec); Philosopher Onora O'Neill on trust (4:41); Doc on zero-waste grocery (37:18); Doc on refugees at the Peace Bridge (47:12); Mail: Sexual harassment (1:18:58); Methuselah tree essay (1:25:27); Russian Revolution, Part 2 (1:31:45)

Duration: 02:25:34


November 5, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

11/3/2017
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Michael's essay (25 secs); The Weinstein effect (4:14); Essay: "Penny for you love" (39:49); Doc: "Our Bookstore, Our Shelves" (47:33); Listener mail (1:03:09); Mackenzie King's secret life (1:09:52); The Russian Revolution - Part 1 (1:33:52)

Duration: 02:26:25


October 29, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

10/27/2017
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Michael's essay: Ruining Halloween (25 secs); Martin Luther (4:18); Listener mail (40:12); Doc: Quebec's private schools (45:48); R.H. Thomson (1:10:54); Doc: Salaam B'y (1:33:23); Listener mail (1:46:58); Re-thinking prison terms (1:52:10)

Duration: 02:16:52


October 22, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

10/20/2017
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Michael's essay: carnage on Toronto streets (26 secs); Dennis Lee (4:20); Listener mail (47:19); Gordon Ritchie & Chrystia Freeland on Canada and NAFTA (52:01); Listener mail (1:32:49); New Pro-Life Movement (1:38:56); "Manjusha meets her match"(2:08:48)

Duration: 02:36:36


October 15, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

10/13/2017
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Michael's essay: saving NAFTA (26 secs); "Grey tsunami" (4:32); The anti-office (29:29); Sitting the Month (38:37); Franklin Foer on big tech (56:55); Dennis Howlett on tax reform (1:34:06); Listener mail (1:55:40); Best way to load an airplane (1:59:49)

Duration: 02:14:38


October 8, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

10/6/2017
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Michael's essay on gun violence (25 secs); Myths about North Korea (5:28); Listener mail on cribbage (31:42); Piano quartet (37:19); Hasidic education (1:12:29); Roger Scruton (1:28:46); Listener mail on Hillary Clinton (1:56:50); Anita Majumdar (2:02:41)

Duration: 02:16:33


October 1, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

9/29/2017
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Michael's essay on why Hillary lost (26 secs); The US as "Fantasyland" (5:14); A passion for cribbage (39:38); Advances in neurosurgery (51:00); Choral singing improves hearing (1:17:17); Affordable housing (1:38:50); The lightness of being (2:18:32)

Duration: 02:25:50


September 24, 2017 — The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

9/22/2017
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Michael's essay on nicknames (26 secs); NDP leadership race (5:05); Listener mail (35:22); Brian Brett's literary executor (43:02); The Essex Serpent (1:01:54); Corks vs screw-caps (1:24:05); Andrew Weaver (1:38:07); Essay on Alzheimer's disease (2:08:24)

Duration: 02:16:18


Hassan Diab; Inside Canada's prisons; The demands of activism; Tech talk; History of White People; Housing crisis; Magic school-bus

9/15/2017
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Michael's essay on Hassan Diab (26 sec); Former prison guard (5:46); "Excommunicate me from the church of social justice" (38:42); Tech talk doc (47:36); History of whiteness (1:14:53); Housing series part 1 (1:48:20); Magic school bus doc (2:26:40)

Duration: 02:42:53


Free speech vs. hate speech on university campuses; A family finds joy in a remote Inuit community; Nick Mount on the creation of Canadian literature; Daughter of murdered civil rights activist; Why do we say "so" so often?

9/8/2017
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Michael's Essay (00:25); Free speech vs. hate speech (5:41); Reunion after 70 years (29:16); The Elverums (36:55); Nick Mount on CanLit (1:01:25); Murder of Viola Riuzzo (1:26:45); Think Again: "So" (1:57:45); Essay: retired teacher (2:12:16)

Duration: 02:20:45


How the Dutch manage floodwaters; The dying art of the eulogy; Viktor Frankl - Man's Search for Meaning; Artificial intelligence acquires "deep learning"

9/1/2017
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Dutch water expert Henk Ovink travels the world advising governments on how to manage the rising oceans (15 min.); Julia Cooper explains why explains how eulogies help people cope with grief and memory (16:14); Machines are now able to "think" more like h

Duration: 01:39:24


Nature Needs Half; Between atheism and faith; Former neo-Nazi now fights racism; Access to justice

8/25/2017
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Environmentalist Harvey Locke on why conservation should have no borders (0:39); essay on being caught between atheism and faith (45:38) how a former neo-Nazi changed his worldview (53:08); young lawyer who provides affordable legal services (1:17:03)

Duration: 01:37:16


History of white nationalism; Eclipse as a spiritual experience; Throwing out the upright piano; Drowning in stuff

8/18/2017
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The new white supremacist movement isn't caused by Trump, and it's only getting worse, says lifelong researcher (0:40); eclipse as a spiritual experience (22:46); lessons on dying (33:16); throwing out old pianos (39:57); history of consumption (49:22)

Duration: 01:28:37


Fighting for justice and fighting off criticism; streetwise barbers; Bee Nation; grey divorce

8/11/2017
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Former British Muslim police chief Nazir Afzal (0:39); documentary on barbers who cut hair in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside (32:58); First Nations students competing in first spelling bee (48:26); dramatic rise of divorce among people over 50 (1:09:01)

Duration: 01:46:48


Dementia and the life of the mind; dissing decluttering; curry and the Brexit vote; angry young men and radicalization

8/4/2017
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Writer Gerda Saunders on her experiences of living with dementia (0:39); Essay on why you should stop decluttering (50:46); Documentary on the British curry industry in crisis (57:49); What gangs and terror cells have in common (1:19:30)

Duration: 01:46:03


Murdered British MP's husband fights for diversity and tolerance; a mother's revelation; why Chekhov still matters so much

7/31/2017
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Brendan Cox, husband of British MP Jo Cox, on grief, resilience, and carrying on her fight (0:40); Listener mail (35:36); Essay on motherhood, race and identity (40:34); why Chekhov matters today (47:06) (file contains audio fix)

Duration: 01:39:08


Murdered British MP's husband fights for diversity and tolerance; a mother's revelation; why Chekhov still matters so much

7/28/2017
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Brendan Cox, husband of murdered British MP Jo Cox, on grief, resilience and carrying on her fight (0:40); mail: forest fires (35:36); Essay on motherhood, race and identity (40:34); Chekhov for the 21st century (47:06)

Duration: 00:35:16


Preventing forest fire damage; Russian interference in Germany's election; Cheap glasses; Dyson on race

7/21/2017
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Forest fires (39 sec); Russian election interference in Europe (26:05); Montreal optician wants to make glasses affordable for everyone (52:08); Michael Eric Dyson on race and Obama's legacy (1:14:08)

Duration: 01:40:45


Poem on B.C. fires; Baseball's pace of play; Trump vs. climate change; Telephone book club

7/14/2017
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B.C. poet Lorna Crozier on our complicated relationship with fire; Is it time to speed up baseball?; 2016 Enright essay on baseball; Renowned climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe; Documentary on a read-out-loud book club

Duration: 01:22:08

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