Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
CBC Radio's The House takes you behind the scenes in the world of Canadian politics. Parliament may take a summer recess but the business of national politics never stops; nor does The House.
CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.
Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the complex to the weird and wacky.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
CBC Radio's Laugh out Loud is Canada's home for comedy. Every week the show features the best and funniest comics in the business. Recorded at festivals and comedy clubs across the country, LOL is the ...
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines. Subscribe to get Members Only bonus episodes every Wednesday.
Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.
If a joke's worth telling, it's worth repeating. Comedy Factory host Jane Testar collects our favourite skits, commentaries and funny bits that appeared on CBC Radio over the past week. It's an assembly line of humour, safety-tested and priced to move!
Fresh, new, provocative programs from the digital realm. Radio One's Podcast Playlist kicks it off on terrestrial with a sampling of some of the most intriguing of what the internet has to offer.
Tapestry is your guide through the messy business of being human. You’ll hear surprising conversations and rediscover your connection to something larger than yourself. Tapestry: your time to pause and go deep.
CBC Radio's Metro Morning keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.
CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only national phone-in show, broadcasting live from coast to coast to coast. Checkup is Canada's weekly town hall — a place for raw, honest perspectives on the most pressing issues of the week. For over 55 years, it's where Canadians gather to listen to each other every Sunday afternoon. Call us: 1-888-416-8333.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Monday.
Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. CBC Radio One from 12 to 1 ET. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world - whether it's down the road or around the globe.Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.
The CBC's great Canadian book debate returns. Five prominent Canadians have each selected the one book that they believe all of Canada should read. After each day's debate, they will vote to eliminate one book, until only the winner remains.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
If you're talking about it, so is Judy Aldous on Alberta's only province wide open line. From strong opinions, to thoughtful arguments, to stories worth repeating - you never know what you'll hear nex ...
CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
CBC Radio's Information Morning Cape Breton helps listeners better understand and explore the challenges in our island's future, remember their past and celebrate their neighbours' accomplishments.
A vibrant blend of top news stories, local weather, traffic reports, comedy, local music, and interviews about politics, science and culture. Tune into Mainstreet on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. Add your voice by calling us at 1-888-686-MAIN (6246) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
The Morning Edition on CBC Radio One is Regina’s number one morning show. Join Stefani for great conversations as the Morning Edition team taps into the spirit of the city. Get your news and see what’ ...
CBC Radio host Sheryl MacKay meets creative people from all around the province. Hear about their passions and inspirations. You'll visit artists and in their studios, musicians and performers backstage, writers at their keyboards and chefs at the cooktop. There's great conversation and a lot of laughs too waiting for you every weekend on North by Northwest.
CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
CBC Radio's On The Go has now been on the air for 50 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.
The ocean is a part of daily life in Newfoundland and Labrador. Whether it’s fishing, tourism, shipping, research or culture, there are thousands of people whose lives have some connection to the sea. The Broadcast casts a wide net to explore the stories of people in coastal communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world.
While you've been sleeping, the world has changed. The St. John’s Morning Show tells you how. We bring you the latest news, the stories that matter most, and the information you need.
CBC polls analyst Éric Grenier takes a deep dive into the world of politics, elections and public opinion in conversations with journalists, decision makers and the pollsters tapping into what the country is thinking.
Wiretap on CBC Radio, the unofficial podcast http://www.cbc.ca/wiretap Do you want Wiretap to be available in an official podcast form? Then write to the CBC and tell them. http://www.cbc.ca/podcasting/contactus.html Questions? Complaints? Please contact me: email@example.com. Grab all of the shows from http://www.supernintendochalmers.net/wiretap/
CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.
From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth.
Up-close and intimate performances by some of Canada’s best musicians, recorded live off the CBC studio floor.
On The Island is a lively and informative blend of news, reviews and interviews, designed to keep Victorians informed about the issues that matter to them.
It launched in June 2005 as one of the world's first music podcasts and has been called ‘Canada’s top podcast’ by Spin Magazine and ‘Canada’s most important podcast’ by Exclaim! magazine. This one-hour show features the best in new Canadian rock, pop, hip-hop, singer-songwriters, alt-country, and electronica. If you're looking for a source of amazing new music, look no further.
The Early Edition is Vancouver's connection to the latest breaking local news, interviews that cut through the spin, and community stories and personalities that surprise and delight.
Nine conversations about Beethoven's nine symphonies. Bramwell Tovey - Music Director of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra - and CBC Radio 2's Bill Richardson consider these mighty works and talk about what makes them so powerful. Tovey illustrates passages on the piano. CBC Radio 2 will broadcast performances by Tovey and the VSO daily starting March 31 2008. The concerts are available for streaming at Concerts on Demand.
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
Mi'kmaw Fishery Folo, Cuomo Folo, NYT Nanaimo Bar Recipe, Iceland Quakes and more.
A 'shout out' to a beloved cashier at the Dominion in CBS.
Camosun College Culinary Arts Program chair Steve Walker-Duncan serves up the secret to the perfect Nanaimo bar after an Instagram post from New York Times Cooking drew fired-up comments for its take on the beloved BC dessert. Plus, a surprise special guest calls in to the show -- Susan Mendelson, the Lazy Gourmet herself, who popularized the origi…
Dr. Eileen Rakovitch a radiation oncologist, and Medical Director of the Louise Temerty Breast Cancer Centre in Toronto, reminds people to make an appointment for routine screening and testing if they are at risk for cancer; Our provincial affairs reporter Mike Crawley provides analysis of the government's vaccination program; Rob Benzie of the Tor…
This is a story about a taxidermied duck with three heads that arrived in the mail last week at Brent Braaten's Halifax home. Mainstreet's Carsten Knox called Brent to find out more.
On today's show: we speak with two Calgary gym owners about the confusion over high and low intensity workouts and what those definitions mean for their ability to open; Alberta is delaying second doses of vaccines in favour of getting more people their first shots. We find out more about that and how rapid tests can buy us time until the summer; f…
Our tech columnist Nur Zincir-Heywood shares tips on how you can get ahead of Internet tracking technology and keep your history private.
What needs to be done to revitalize Edmonton and Calgary's downtown areas?
Jim St Clair tells us why flax was once an important crop on Cape Breton.
Saint John Police Force's victim services unit is recruiting. We speak to the unit head and wellness coordinator Laurett Nwaonumah.
With the world’s podcast archives getting so deep, and so many talented voices out there, we don’t want any hidden gems to stay hidden! This episode Elamin shines a light on jewels of the podcasting world we think you need to know. Come for the podcast recs, stay to find out: can a musical save a small town? What’s the deal with synesthesia? Why di…
Mike McKee called for a transformed mental health system in a report he prepared back in 2009. Has the transformation happened? Mike McKee is a retired judge and is a mental health advocate.
Christa Mathews Dexter owns Primrose Lane bridal shop in Dieppe
Grammy-nominated musical duo Black Violin open up about the stereotypes they've had to defy as two Black men playing stringed instruments. Star Trek actor George Takei talks about using his art to shed light on the injustice of Japanese-American internment during World War II. Singer-songwriter TiKA discusses her debut album, Anywhere But Here, and…
During COVID-19, Canada is seeing a growing backlog for cancer screenings, with patients avoiding routine doctor visits. We speak to the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer about the consequences. Labrador City's Jenna Andrews is one of 338 women choose for the Daughters of the Vote program. We learn more about that today. Seven highly paid contrac…
From Winnipeg, comedian and musician Dean Jenkinson offers some marriage advice - he's had a couple so there's some experience behind that...and Damonde Tshritter reminds us that one shouldn't change lifestyle based on a rumour.
Cheyanne Ratnam, a former crown ward and cofounder of Ontario Children's Advancement Coalition, is working with the province to overhaul the child welfare system so that youth are no longer left to fend for themselves after age 18.
MUN poli sco prof Russell Williams explains the difference between the Premier's Economic Recovery Team and the People's Recovery initiative.
Candy Palmater, Ashley Botting and Craig Lauzon get quizzed by Gavin Crawford in this round that was cut for time.
We talk with infectious disease specialist, Dr Lisa Barrett about delaying the 2nd dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, we hear your feedback on Airsoft guns, on the phone-in we hear your suggestions for good Stay-cations and the US Coast Guard comments on a rescue at sea of the crew of the Atlantic Destiny…
If you've never listened to Canada Reads, never fear! Host Ali Hassan walks you through what the great Canadian book debate is all about.
"You want a list?": senior explains how she kept herself busy at home for months, but is happily getting the vaccine today; The problems with Zoom include lots of eyes but no actual eye contact.
One year of living that pandemic life. It has been such a crazy year, that THIS year we forgive all of you for saying: "CAN YOU BELIEVE IT'S MARCH??!?!"...to everyone you know.
Is there too much corporate concentration in the fishing industry? The Fish harvesters union launches an ad campaign to inform the public. Too many medical masks are ending up in the ocean and endangering wildlife.
The American novelist and short story writer talked to Eleanor Wachtel about growing up in Mississippi and her new novel, Pew, about a mysterious stranger who makes a big impact on a small town in the American South.
This week, the House of Commons passed a motion to label China's persecution of Uighurs and other Turkic Muslims a genocide. The motion also calls on the government to push the International Olympic Committee to move the 2022 Winter Olympics out of Beijing. Our question this week: Should Canada boycott the 2022 Winter Olympics?…
Lynne Quarmby talks about her book Watermelon snow and her life in science.
On this week’s show: New Brunswick Health Minister Dorothy Shephard outlines her province’s vaccine preparations and Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson talks about his city’s plans to get a head start on inoculations. Plus: Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault looks at what Australia’s battle with tech giants means for Canada’s own regulatory efforts, and clea…
This week’s special edition of CBC Radio’s Quirks & Quarks looks at the history and future of Black people in science. We delve into the the history of biased and false “race science” that for hundreds of years was used to justify slavery, exploitation and exclusion. This has left a terrible legacy in systemic racism that in the past and present ha…
The province says it plans to use thousands more rapid testing kits for COVID-19 as more cases of variants have been identified in the province. New modelling also suggests that cases could double over the next two months. For the latest in politics this week, host Stefani Langenegger is joined by our political panel. Adam Hunter covers politics fo…
Almost a year into the pandemic Canadians are still coming to terms with what they have lost, whether it’s the loss of loved ones or the life we had before the pandemic. This week White Coat, Black Art explores the stories of Canadians who have found ways to be resilient in light of that loss. In the final installment of the special series “Prescri…
Al from Britt was sitting in his cabin with just a radio and a regular phone line. He took a chance and called in to play the Morning North Mystery Game and got through. Find out how well he did...
It's no secret our devices are designed to become useless, forcing us to upgrade whether we want to or not. But where did the idea of planned obsolescence come from, and does it have any benefits? This week, we examine obsolescence: its history, how it manifests today, and the ethics of creating disposable devices in a future of scarcity.…
It ain’t no thing. Or is it? The objects around us can have a profound impact on how we think about and interact with the world. From the scientific to the sacred, human beings may invent the things, but those creations end up shaping humanity.
Filmmaker Amy Ziering reframes the media's coverage of Woody Allen in Allen v. Farrow; a 1959 vaccine heist offers a cautionary tale for COVID-19; a deaf writer who says Zoom has been her pandemic silver lining; why Alek Minassian's autism defence worries people with autism; how the Norwegian concept of koselig can help get you through winter; a Da…
Timothy Caulfield on his latest book, Relax, Dammit! Pasha Malla on Kill the Malland Kerry Clare on Waiting for a Star to Fall, and more.