The threat Asian Carp pose to the Great Lakes ecosystem with journalist Andrew Reeves and his book, ,Overrun: Dispatches from the Asian Carp Crisis.,
April 25, 2019 - 21:37
Two alarming new studies have shown a precipitous decline in insect populations worldwide, as much as 80 percent in three decades.
April 25, 2019 - 33:02
A celebration of children's entertainment legends Sharon and Bram, as they embark on their farewell tour.
April 24, 2019 - 24:13
Richard Stursberg has led beloved Canadian institutions such as the CBC and Telefilm. Now, he has his sights set on the challenge posed by companies like Netflix and Amazon to Canada's cultural ecosystem.
April 24, 2019 - 25:13
Hockey is serious business in this country but it's also fodder for the humour and insight of sportswriter Sean McIndoe. He joins The Agenda to examine our national pastime and his new book, ,The Down Goes Brown History of the NHL".
April 23, 2019 - 21:46
Rational debate on The Agenda depends upon empirically provable facts, but we often face a serious dearth of statistical research. A look at the data deficit in Canada, why it's lacking and the implications for policy making.
April 23, 2019 - 34:23
Could the media have done a better job of alerting the world to the Rwanda genocide 25 years ago? And how has media evolved in covering mass atrocities that persist to this day? Allan Thompson, editor of ,Media and Mass Atrocity" joins The Agenda.
April 22, 2019 - 17:41
25 years ago this month, an estimated 800,000 to 1,000,000 Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed in a massive slaughter in the African nation of Rwanda. The Agenda convenes a panel to discuss the legacy of the genocide.
April 22, 2019 - 38:23
Ontario Hubs field producer Jeyan Jeganathan visits the International Symphony Orchestra in Port Huron, Michigan.
April 19, 2019 - 4:52
Being a foreign correspondent was always a dream job for former journalist Sean Mallen. He visits The Agenda to discuss the reality of the job - and what it does to family life - in his book ,Falling for London: A Cautionary Tale.,
April 19, 2019 - 21:54
Legal Aid Ontario saw a 30% cut to its funding in the 2019 provincial budget, a reduction of $133 million annually. The Agenda looks at how will affect low-income Ontarians who need legal representation.
April 18, 2019 - 20:17
Canada has become a global haven for laundering dirty money, particularly via its hot real estate markets. Some estimates put the numbers in the billions.
April 18, 2019 - 34:40
Economic historian Adam Tooze, winner of this year's Gelber Prize for foreign affairs non-fiction, discusses his book, ,Crashed: How a Decade of Financial Crises Changed the World.,
April 17, 2019 - 19:23
The Agenda examines whether the Canadian political system can handle the challenge of delivering transformative national projects in an increasingly complex world.
April 17, 2019 - 34:46
The Ontario government is mandating that all high school students will be required to take four online credit courses. The Agenda discusses how this will impact learning, and how to make sure students will succeed in the online class environment.
April 16, 2019 - 22:46
With new governments come new transit plans. Jennifer Keesmaat, Matti Siemiatycki and Murtaza Haider join Steve Paikin as The Agenda evaluates the province's new ideas for transit in the Toronto area.
April 16, 2019 - 31:43
While last week's Ontario budget didn't mention the $2 per hour provincial wage grant that tops up the pay of Early Childhood Educators, advocates have learned the grant will continue. Rachel Lafferty, joins The Agenda to discuss the role of ECEs.
April 15, 2019 - 11:10
The Ontario Progressive Conservative government's first budget includes a tax credit designed to reduce child care expenses for families. The Agenda examines how this tax credit will work and explores other changes to child care in Ontario.
April 15, 2019 - 29:58