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Climate Change and Food's Future

What food will we be eating in the future under the influence of climate change? Then, what is the state of university student unions. And, what does a new generation of Canadian musician have to offer? And, who's left behind when a city like Hamilton grows? The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
February 14, 2020 - 26:23

Steve Paikin

ANALYSIS: New Democrat MPPs are about to head off on a retreat — and you have to think their party’s third-place standing will be top of mind.
Last week, political veterans met with newbie senators behind closed doors. Here’s what they had to say about navigating a minority government.  
Far from home, you can still run into people with vivid memories of Ontario political history  
Last week marked the final B’Nai Brith Sports Celebrity Dinner. For almost seven decades, it celebrated greatness — and created unforgettable memories.
At an event this week, three of Canada’s most prominent former MPs peeled back the curtain on the realities of being a woman in politics.

What's on This Week

  • Mon
    Feb 17
    Generational Battles; Mackenzie King's Efforts to Avert War
    The Agenda unpacks what's behind the "OK Boomer" meme that depicts the divide between millennials and older generations. Then, author Robert Teigrob, on his book chronicling William Lyon Mackenzie King's remarkable expedition to Hitler's Germany in an effort to avert the Second World War.
  • Tue
    Feb 18
    Coronavirus Contagion; The Dangerous Mosquito
    What do we know, and what don't we know, about the coronavirus? We look at the worldwide efforts to stop the spread COVID-19 Then, author and historian Timothy C. Winegard on how mosquitoes have become a most deadly predator.
  • Wed
    Feb 19
    Ontario Liberal Party Leadership Debate
    TVO hosts the Ontario Liberal leadership debate at The Agenda studio in Toronto. Moderated by Steve Paikin, all six Liberal leadership candidates discuss their priorities: Michael Coteau, Steven Del Duca, Kate Graham, Brenda Hollingsworth, Mitzie Hunter, and Alvin Tedjo.
  • Thu
    Feb 20
    The Agenda with Steve Paikin
    What's happening with the dispute over the Coastal GasLink pipeline that's inspired protests across the country? Then, how a Toronto's Soulpepper theatre company is rebuilding itself after a very public scandal.
  • Fri
    Feb 21
    Ontario Hubs; The Agenda's Week
    Our regional reporters report on stories they're following. Then, we review our top stories of the week.