Last week, I got to hear the hockey heroes of the ’72 series reminisce about their showdown with the Soviets — and what made it so legendary.
Our review of The Agenda's programming this week begins with a look at how Ontario's crisis triage protocol may unfairly affect those with disaiblities. Then, could the political extremism we saw at the United States Capitol ever happen in Canada? And, what geopolitical events in 2020 are carrying over and affecting 2021?
January 15, 2021 - 16:25
January 15, 2021 - 11:03
How does Ontario's triage protocol for the pandemic affect elderly and disabled people.
January 15, 2021 - 26:44
Exactly what can and can't Ontarians do during this month of lock down?
January 14, 2021 - 20:29
Allan Bartley discusses his new book, "The Ku Klux Klan in Canada: A Century of Promoting Racism and Hate in the Peaceable Kingdom."
January 14, 2021 - 34:10
Is there enough anger and political division in Canada to provoke a similar attack like the one at the U.S. Congress?
January 13, 2021 - 34:55
The NHL veteran discusses his life in hockey.
January 13, 2021 - 31:04
Who received priority care during a pandemic?
January 12, 2021 - 20:47
Producer and director Ariel Nazr discusses his film, "Forbidden Reel."
January 12, 2021 - 33:37
With virus cases taking up so much room in hospitals, we take a look at how that is delaying ongoing non-COVID treatments for Ontarians.
January 11, 2021 - 17:03
A look at the issues plaguing Britain right now and what lies ahead for the government and citizens.
Politicians at Queen’s Park are called “honourable members” even though some of them aren’t. Here’s the story of one who was.
No sector has been hit harder than Ontario’s tourism, cultural, and sports industries. Bringing them back to health is going to be a herculean task and could take five years.
What's on This Week
MonJan 18Canadian Immigration in 2021The country's immigration system has been completely upended by COVID-19. Will things return to normal when the pandemic is over? Federal Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Marco Mendicino addresses that question. Then, is immigration the key to Canada's post-pandemic economic recovery?
TueJan 19How to Heal a Divided AmericaOn the eve of President-Elect Joe Biden's inauguration, sociologist Robert Putnam and co-author Shaylyn Romney Garrett share insights from their book, "The Upswing: How America Came Together a Century Ago and How We Can Do It Again." Then, a new season of TVO's original docu-series ,Political Blind Date,, debuts tonight. NDP MPP Sara Singh and Conservative MPP Natalia Kusendova discuss health-care challenges in Ontario.
WedJan 20Is Canada Any Closer to Truth and Reconciliation?How much progress has been made since the TRC released its final report five years ago? What are the barriers to adopting the recommendations made within the report?
ThuJan 21How Damaged Is American Democracy?America's reputation as the world's standard for democracy has come under serious scrutiny. Will it ever recover from years of bitter political polarization? In partnership with the Toronto Star, we look at the state of U.S. democratic system. Then, a look at the limits of police during Ontario's stay-at-home order.
FriJan 22American-Style DemocracyWe continue our look at the fragile state of U.S. democracy with political writer Francis Fukuyama, author of "After the End of History." Then, southwestern Ontario Hub journalist Mary Baxter catches us up on virtual landlord-tenant disputes during COVID-19. And, a review of the week's programs.