After more than a decade at the forefront of the environmental movement in Canada, Elizabeth May is stepping down as leader of the Green Party of Canada. The MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands joins The Agenda to discuss her legacy as leader and why she believes now is the right time to resign.
November 12, 2019 - 20:44
- November 12, 2019 - 33:39Ontario mayors discuss changes to regional boundaries.
- November 11, 2019 - 26:52She talks to Steve Paikin about her career, the topic of her book, "Girls Need Not Apply: Field Notes from the Forces."
- November 11, 2019 - 27:42The Agenda to discuss his book, "Agents of Influence: A British Campaign, a Canadian Spy, and the Secret Plot to Bring American into World War II."
- November 8, 2019 - 25:15The Agenda reviews top stories from this week.
- November 8, 2019 - 4:46What are the barriers and challenges women face in Ontario's trucking industry and how can more women be encouraged into the field.
- November 8, 2019 - 24:06The Agenda discusses the military contribution of northern Ontario to the Second World War
- November 7, 2019 - 14:29The Agenda discusses the tense relationship between the Ontario government and teachers' unions.
- November 7, 2019 - 40:08The Agenda analyzes the PC government's economic update.
- November 6, 2019 - 34:11Emily's House offers a peaceful place for children facing terminal illesses, and their families.
The Ontario NDP’s showing in last year’s provincial election gave their federal cousins high hopes for this year’s national election. Here’s why they came to nothing.
The Ontario Liberal Party has been around for 162 years — but its future leader will be taking on unprecedented challenges.
Pierre Trudeau needed the British prime minister’s help to patriate the Constitution. So why wasn’t she on Parliament Hill for Canada’s big day?
What's on This Week
MonNov 11Canada's WWII Spymaster; Women in the MilitaryThe Agenda welcomes British author and historian William Hemming to discuss how a Manitoba-born spy led a secret British campaign to get the U.S. into the Second World War - the subject of his book "Agents of Influence." Then, Kelly Thompson, a former captain in the Canadian Armed Forces talks about the rampant sexism and abuse she experienced during her career.
TueNov 12Elizabeth MaySteve Paikin chats with the long-time leader of the federal Green Party about her decision to call it quits and what change and renewal will mean for the party going forward.
WedNov 13TV Criticism as Art; Rushdie Updates Don QuixotePulitzer Prize-winner for her work as The New Yorker's television critic, Emily Nussbaum talks to Steve Paikin about her book, "I Like to Watch." Then, acclaimed author Salman Rushdie talks to Nam Kiwanuka about his post-modern reimagination of Cervantes' "Don Quixote" with his book, "Quichotte."
ThuNov 14Science and RaceThe Agenda welcomes British science journalist Angela Saini to discuss the history and ideology of race science.
FriNov 15Michael Ignatieff; Ontario Hubs; The Agenda's WeekThe Agenda welcomes the former leader of the federal Liberals to discuss his recent work, populist unrest in Europe, and last month's Canadian election. Then, Ontario Hubs journalists discuss stories they're following. And, The Agenda reviews its week of programming.