Published On: Dec 24,2019
Throughout the year, The Agenda invites authors to discuss the topics captivating readers across the province. Here’s a roundup of some of this year’s most insightful conversations.
Published On: Aug 30,2019
TVO.org talks with YA author S.K. Ali about challenging stereotypes, changing the industry, and telling real stories
Published On: Aug 28,2019
Sarah Jama, co-founder of the Disability Justice Network of Ontario, talks with Nam Kiwanuka about making change and building a society that fits everybody.
Published On: Aug 26,2019
The Agenda in the Summer’s Nam Kiwanuka talks with nutrition expert Marion Nestle about how consumers can make informed decisions about food when so much of the science is mostly spin.
Published On: Aug 19,2019
The non-profit organization Indspire helps support Indigenous students. The Agenda in the Summer's Nam Kiwanuka talks to Indspire's CEO and an up-and-coming filmmaker about education and effecting change.
Published On: Jul 11,2019
Chanda Prescod-Weinstein talks to The Agenda in the Summer about her identity as a queer Black woman, the importance of mentorship, and why advocacy is a vital component of her work.
Published On: Jul 05,2019
In "Brian Jungen: Friendship Centre," a new exhibition at the AGO, sports gear becomes the material for thought-provoking art.
Published On: Dec 24,2018
From Tina Brown to Michael Palin here are some highlights from the authors and books featured on the show this year.
Published On: Dec 05,2018
In her new book, I’m Afraid of Men, Shraya explores how boys learn to be boys — and hurt themselves and others in the process. She talks to TVO.org about gender, transness, and creating change.
Published On: Aug 21,2018
For her role in the film ‘Indian Horse,’ Edna Manitowabi drew from her own experiences of residential school.
Published On: Aug 16,2018
Author and columnist Elizabeth Renzetti reflects on her new book and her three decades covering women’s issues.
Published On: Aug 15,2018
OPINION: Fewer women are having children, and more are now living alone — but we continue to treat the nuclear family as the norm. It’s time to change our cultural attitudes, writes Carla Lucchetta.
Published On: Aug 13,2018
With more than 60 new initiatives, the municipality is reinventing its streets and homes to make life easier for older Ontarians.
Published On: Jul 23,2018
York University professor Carlo Fanelli explains that while cities are expected to cover a wide range of services, they don’t get much help from other levels of government.
Published On: Jul 10,2018
Nam Kiwanuka, host of The Agenda in the Summer, talks to musician Miranda Mulholland about legislative change and diversifying to make ends meet.
Published On: Jan 04,2018
River Fujimoto talks about identity, difficult conversations, and the importance of community.
Published On: Dec 27,2017
Here are some highlights from the authors and books featured on the show this year.
Published On: Nov 23,2017
We talk to Attiya Khan, co-director of A Better Man, about domestic abuse, the healing process, and the need for brave conversations.