The Liberals have chosen to stick to their usual system for picking their new leader, even though a majority of members oppose it. What will that mean for the party’s future?
- June 14, 2019 - 16:52The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
- June 14, 2019 - 21:06Steve Paikin talks to Roger Strasser, the founding dean of the Northern Ontario School of Medicine.
- June 13, 2019 - 27:07The Agenda discusses the Montreal Protocol to phase out CFCs and heal the ozone-layer hole.
- June 13, 2019 - 27:21Steve Paikin talks with Catherine McKenna, Canada's environment minister.
- June 12, 2019 - 21:34Paul Gooch, president of Victoria University at the University of Toronto talks about how Canada can improve its post-secondary institutions.
- June 12, 2019 - 28:12The Agenda discusses public-private partnerships for school funding in Ontario.
- June 11, 2019 - 20:49The Agenda welcomes Toomas Hendrik Ilves, former president of Estonia, to discuss the country's digital revolution.
- June 11, 2019 - 33:09The Agenda discusses the Tiananmen Square massacre on its 30th anniversary.
- June 10, 2019 - 23:27Steve Paikin talks to broadcaster John Moore about his recent absent from Newstalk 1010.
They say that a week is a lifetime in politics — and a lot has happened over the past two lifetimes. Here’s what to watch for at the Liberals’ annual general meeting this weekend.
What's on This Week
MonJun 17Goodbye Peel Region? Farewell North Pole?Should Mississauga be an independent city that's no longer a part of Peel Region? Mayor Bonnie Crombie thinks so. The Agenda welcomes her to make the case. Then, Brampton mayor Patrick Brown on why separating from Peel would create more problems than it would solve. And, exploring the North Pole and its relevance to Canada.
TueJun 18Increasing Ontario's Housing Supply; The Case for ScienceThe Agenda welcomes Ontario's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Steve Clark, to outline the details of Bill 108 - legislation designed to tackle the province's housing crisis. Then, a panel of experts discuss how the bill will affect municipalities and their residents. And, why much of the trust and authority in science has eroded and what scientist must do to push back.
WedJun 19A World Without Meat?; The State of StatinsThe Agenda looks in to the dramatic growth of plant-based foods and whether they have the power to go from niche to mainstream. Then, weighing the benefits and the risks associated with statins as a treatment for cardiac disease.
ThuJun 20Premier Ford's One-Year AnniversaryIt's been one year since Doug Ford and the Ontario Progressive Conservatives won power. The Agenda examines the highs and the lows and how the government might handle the next three years of its majority mandate. And, Finance Minister Vic Fedeli shares what it's been like minding the province's finances.
FriJun 21Indigenous Resilience; Ontario Hubs; The Agenda's WeekActivist and artist Sarain Fox discusses how a new generation is learning cultural resilience. Ontario Hubs journalists discuss stories from around the province. And, The Agenda reviews its week of programming.