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Montreal dumping 2.1 billion gallons of sewage into river St. Lawrence River
Nov. 11, 2015
Over the next six days, the city is dumping untreated sewage into the river, which runs from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean.
Liberals win big in Canada's election
Oct. 20, 2015
Justin Trudeau leads Canada's liberals to victory in Canada's election, and we speak to philosopher Peter Singer about the concept of effective altruism.
Canadians head to the polls with oil economy in mind
Oct. 19, 2015
Some 36,000 people have lost jobs in Alberta’s energy sector this year.
'The Look of Silence' aims to reconcile Indonesian genocide
Aug. 11, 2015
Oscar-nominated director Joshua Oppenheimer talks to us about his latest documentary, 'The Look of Silence', and we discuss the latest changes to Canadian election law.
Canadian government targets climate activists
Feb. 19, 2015
The Canadian government is targeting climate activists in a new leaked report. Female genital mutilation is facing a cultural divide in Egypt, and Somebody's Mama is empowering women around the world.
Interracial couple travels to Ferguson
Nov. 7, 2014
'You could feel the anger.'
Shootings in Canada
Oct. 23, 2014
Two people are dead after shootings at Canada's capital yesterday in Ottowa. We'll hear a report from the BBC on the deceased attacker's possible links to religious extremism.
Humanitarian aid for Syria
Sep. 17, 2014
Last week, Secretary of State John Kerry announced that the U.S. will provide nearly $500 million in humanitarian aid to Syria as part of its strategy for combating ISIS. We'll find out what's included in the aid package.
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