With the discovery of the remains of 215 Indigenous children on the site of the former Kamploops Residential School in B.C., new focus is being brought to an ongoing court case for compensation for survivors of St. Anne's Residential School in Fort Albany, Ont. Northeastern Ontario Hub journalist Nick Dunne provides a timeline of the litigation and why it's important that survivors continue to seek justice.
June 18, 2021 - 7:52
June 18, 2021 - 19:55
We review our week of programming.
June 18, 2021 - 26:55
Infectious disease experts answer all the latest questions that have arisen now that Ontario is beginning its slow road to recovery.
June 17, 2021 - 33:25
John Colapinto discusses his book, "This is the Voice."
June 17, 2021 - 27:21
Economist Mariana Mazzucato on her book, "Mission Economy: A Moonshot Guide to Changing Capitalism."
June 16, 2021 - 25:15
Writer Marcello Di Cintio discusses his new book, "Driven: The Secret Lives of Taxi Drivers."
June 16, 2021 - 29:45
What has sparked more interest lately in unidentified aerial phenomena?
June 15, 2021 - 19:27
Dale Jacobs and Heidi LM Jacobs discuss their book, "100 Miles of Baseball: 50 Games, One Summer."
June 15, 2021 - 35:32
The CNN and Washington Post journalist discusses his latesst book, "Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World," and shares his thoughts on the current state of the world.
June 14, 2021 - 18:55
Ontario's opening plans have some people feeling anxious. We find out why.
Fresh data from Maru offers some encouraging signs for a party that was almost down and out two months ago.
What's on This Week
MonJun 21The Power of Indigenous ArchitectureMasters of design involved in the TVO Original documentary ,From Earth to Sky, discuss how they came into their careers and what their specific talents contribute to architecture at large. Then, filmmaker Tracey Deer discusses her Oka Crisis-inspired film, chosen best picture at this year's Canadian Screen Awards.
TueJun 22How Should Super-Rich People Be Taxed?Since the start of the pandemic, many U.S. billionaires have seen their fortunes soar. Should that country's government begin taxing the ultra-rich on their wealth instead of their income? Writer Anand Giridharadas gives his take on that ongoing debate. Then, how can wealth be better shared across society?
WedJun 23Status Update from the Minister of HealthHow well has the Ford government managed the administration of vaccines? Minister of Health Christine Elliott provides the most recent information on the province's fight against COVID-19. Then, why is community reaction to Hamilton's 14-kilometre, 17-stop light rail transit line mixed?
ThuJun 24Can Promoting Democracy Save It?Margaret Atwood's "The Handmaid's Tale" is a cautionary tale on the fragility of democracy. In a rare interview, she speaks to Steve Paikin about the past, present and future of that form of government. Then, what needs to be done to reverse the reputational hits many of the world's democratic countries have suffered? It's all part of The Democracy Agenda series, a partnership between TVO and the Toronto Star.
FriJun 25COVID-19 UpdateThe latest in pandemic news from around Ontario. Then Ontario Hub journalists report on stories they're following. And we review our week in programming.