Cannabis has been legal in Canada since last October, so why do more than 40 per cent of users still buy on the black market? To look at how the country and province handled the rollout of legal cannabis The Agenda welcomes Abi Roach, director of the Cannabis Friendly Business Association and owner of the Hot Box Café in Toronto, and the Globe and Mail's cannabis industry reporter Mark Rendell.
August 21, 2019 - 26:29
- August 20, 2019 - 26:34The Agenda discusses on-going pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
- August 19, 2019 - 26:17The Agenda discusses the positive effects of an investment in Indigenous education.
- August 16, 2019 - 1:59Northeastern Ontario Hub reporter Claude Sharma discusses how the Canadian Wrestling Federation is helping Indigenous communities learn how to deal with issues such as bullying.
- August 16, 2019 - 27:08Nam Kiwanuka talks to Ian Waddell about his book, "Take The Torch: A Political Memoir."
- August 15, 2019 - 26:28Nam Kiwanuka talks to Spencer Sekyer about his book, "Saving Manno: What a Baby Chimp Taught Me About Making the World a Better Place."
- August 14, 2019 - 8:45Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan explains why cruising the Great Lakes is on the rise and how First Nations communities on Manitoulin Island are teaching passengers about their culture.
- August 14, 2019 - 17:51Ontario Minister of the Environment, Conservation and Parks Jeff Yurek talks to Nam Kiwanuka about the province's recyclying overhaul.
- August 13, 2019 - 26:16The Agenda discusses the increase in gun violence in Toronto and what can be done to curb it.
- August 12, 2019 - 26:25Bruce and Vicky Heyman talk to Nam Kiwanuka about their book, "The Art of Diplomacy: Strengthening the Canada-U.S. Relationship in Times of Uncertainty."
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What's on This Week
MonAug 19The Agenda in the Summer: Investing in Indigenous EducationThe Agenda discusses the positive effects of an investment in Indigenous education - for individuals and communities alike.
TueAug 20The Agenda in the Summer: Turmoil in Hong KongThe Agenda looks at the on-going pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.
WedAug 21Agenda in the SummerThe Agenda discusses the success or challenges of the roll-out to legal cannabis and why so many people are still buying on the black market.
ThuAug 22The Agenda in the Summer: Lisa TaylorNam Kiwanuka talks to Lisa Taylor, co-author of "The Talent Revolution: Longevity and the Future of Work," and how companies should be choosing from a varied talent pool.
FriAug 23The Agenda in the Summer: Gail Gallant; Ontario HubsNam Kiwanuka discusses the memoir "The Changing" with its author, Gail Gallant. The book describes Gallant's life in the shadow of her diseased sister.