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Archive: Hockey, Places Of Ontario, Hockey Hall Of Fame
Player's salaries are climbing and the NHL is crying poor. Toronto Maple Leaf coach Pat Quinn is waiting to see if he'll get to coach the World Cup team in 2004. And just yesterday, Hayley Wickenheiser, the only woman on a male hockey team in Finland, called it quits and is coming back home to Canada. Who better to stick-handle these issues than our guests today: Barb DiGiulio is a radio sportscaster at the FAN 590 in Toronto. Julie Stevens is a professor of Sports Management at Brock University in St. Catharines. She is also co-author of "Too Many Men on the Ice: Women's Hockey in North America." The quest for Lord Stanley's cup has become one of the world's most prestigious sporting competitions. For hockey fans, just seeing the Stanley Cup can be a religious experience. But for Phil Pritchard it's pretty standard stuff. He's the curator at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto and he's the "keeper of the cup". This show contains a Planet Parent segment.
Coming at a moment of profound political and social crisis, What Is Democracy? reflects on a word we too often take for granted. Featuring a diverse cast including celebrated philosophers, trauma surgeons, factory workers, refugees, and politicians.
Denise Ho: Becoming the Song explores the openly gay singer's remarkable journey from Cantopop superstar to outspoken political activist, putting her life and career on the line to support the struggle for democracy and freedom in Hong Kong.
In this episode, we're in the east of Britain. Finds Include revelations from 'Britain's Pompeii,' the theatre where Shakespeare premiered Romeo and Juliet and Henry V, and evidence that we may have found the location of the Battle of Barnet.