Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
Under the Influence gives listeners a rare backstage pass into the hallways, boardrooms and recording studios of the ad industry. Join host and adman Terry O’Reilly for fascinating (and humorous) stories that connect the dots between pop culture, marketing and human nature.
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.
IDEAS is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. No topic is off-limits. In the age of clickbait and superficial headlines, it's for people who like to think.
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 ...
CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
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.
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.
World Report is the first word on the day's top international and Canadian stories and reveals original work by CBC journalists. Join Nil Köksal weekdays and Marcia Young on the weekends on CBC Radio One.
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.
The National's Rosemary Barton tackles the week's big political stories with Canada's leading political journalists, including Chantal Hébert and Andrew Coyne. A podcast that helps you understand the why behind the moves and decisions of your elected officials.
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!
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 weekly national open-line radio program. It is broadcast live across Canada every Sunday afternoon on CBC Radio One and SiriusXM, and streamed live on the Internet. Each week Canadians from coast to coast join in a lively discussion on an issue of national interest that affects their daily lives. Toll-free number (during the broadcast only): 1-888-416-8333
High-stakes storytelling at its most artful and human — radio documentary on the next level. Stories lived, stories told.
CBC Radio’s The Sunday Magazine is a lively, wide-ranging mix of topical long-form conversations, engaging ideas and more. Each week, host Piya Chattopadhyay takes time for deep exploration, but also makes space for surprise, delight and fun.
The Debaters is the hit show where comedians go toe-to-toe in a battle of laughs and logic. Hosted by award-winning funnyman Steve Patterson, the program is a combustible combination of sharply crafted comedic rants and hilarious ad libs. The engaging format is part stand-up, part quiz show and part comedy competition, with the live audience picking the winners.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
Every weekday afternoon, Power & Politics host Vassy Kapelos guides Canadians through the country's political news, with a regular cast of political panellists and the continuously unfolding drama of the Canadian political scene.
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.
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Monday.
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.
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.
Unreserved is the radio space for Indigenous community, culture, and conversation. Host Falen Johnson takes you straight into Indigenous Canada, from Halifax to Haida Gwaii, from Shamattawa to Ottawa, introducing listeners to the storytellers, culture makers and community shakers from across the country.
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.
Cross Talk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.
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 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.
Whether you live in Clarenville, Port Aux Basques, southern Labrador or any point in between...CBC Newfoundland Morning is for you. It's an upbeat, friendly start to your day. Bernice and Martin have the information you need, want and can't do without!
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
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.
Weekend AM is CBC Radio One's province-wide, Saturday and Sunday morning show across Newfoundland and Labrador. You'll meet creative people up to all sorts of things that keep life in Newfoundland and Labrador interesting.
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.
Mary Trump, the niece of U.S. President Donald Trump and author of Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the Most Dangerous Man In the World, takes listeners calls.
Biographer, poet and editor Richard Greene talks to Eleanor Wachtel about his new book, The Unquiet Englishman: A Life of Graham Greene.
On this week’s show: B.C. Health Minister Adrian Dix takes stock of his province’s attempts to flatten the COVID-19 curve — including the possibility of an inter-provincial travel ban. An Ontario epidemiologist discusses potential threats posed by a new variant of the virus. The CBC’s Paul Hunter in Washington weighs in on President-elect Joe Biden…
A conversation about moral leadership with University of Guelph psychologist Prof. Sandeep Mishra, inspired by leaders who ignored public health advice and travelled over the holidays
Author Angie Thomas talks about Concrete Rose, the prequel to her bestselling novel The Hate U Give, and why this time she wanted to tell a story through the eyes of a young Black man. On this week's q This music panel, Vivek Shraya and Maura Johnston look ahead to some of the big albums that will be coming out in 2021, including releases from Drak…
Mike MacLellan is an Assistant Professor of Applied Human Sciences at UPEI, and one of his research areas is our gait, or the way we walk. He speaks with host Julia Wright with some advice on navigating sidewalks, walkways and parking lots in winter.
COVID-19 cases are rising in B.C.'s Interior Health region as the rest of the province's health regions numbers are trending downwards. CBC Reporter Brady Strachan joins us to give us an overview of the numbers, then we're joined by 100 mile house's mayor Mitch Campsall to talk about his community's cases. Later, we're joined by chairperson and co-…
The province is dealing with a backlog of claims for the Explore NB rebate program. We find out why so many people have had their claims denied. Tammy Scott-Wallace is New Brunswick's Minister of Tourism, Heritage and Culture.
Why some health-care workers might refuse or are hesitant to get the vaccine and how we can change that.
Canada's Food Price Report 2021 forecasts that food prices will rise three to five percent. Heather Cassie of The Table Soup Kitchen Foundation in Huntsville explains how that will affect those in need; Coach Tony McIntyre and former player Dyson Frank talk about the basketball program at Orangeville Prep that's the subject of a new documentary ser…
Snakes tie themselves in knots to climb up slippery poles after endangered prey; Spinning stars act as cosmic lighthouses to help detect gravitational waves; Heavy machinery is compacting agricultural soils. Can we persuade plants to put up with it?; Canada committed to protecting 30% of our territory by 2030. Which 30% should it be?; ‘Shocking’ el…
NLESD CEO Tony Stack says if a second COVID-19 wave forces schools to close it can quickly move to online instruction.
When you’re faced with the really important decisions in life, how do you know you’re getting them right? Steven Johnson studies the art of making decisions, big-ticket items like having children, changing careers, proposing to your sweetie, moving to a new city (when the pandemic permits.) He is the author of Farsighted: How We Make the Decisions …
Bitcoin Passwords, NS Crystal Closes, Joe the Pigeon, Federal Covid Projections, 40th Anniversary Thrasher Magazine and more.
How the mRNA technology that drives COVID-19 vaccines could revolutionize medicine, Atlantic City's plan to blow up the Trump Plaza and Hotel, how the Seven Mountain Mandate connects conservative Christians to Trump, crokicurl is Canada's newest winter sport, History of Swear Words is here for 2021 and more.…
The Restaurant Association of Nova Scotia has adopted a service that gets customers to text a number when they eat in restaurants to help with contact tracing. Executive Director Gordon Stewart told host Jeff Douglas how it works.
Retired curator Deborah Trask reflects on the upcoming closure of NovaScotian Crystal. Trask wrote the book Fragile and Fanciful: The Story of Nova Scotia Glass. Patti MacPhail doesn't let winter get in the way of her outdoor swimming plans. On the phone in: we talk home reons with Allan Keating and Dan Monk.…
For Canadians, PPE has played a big part in keeping us safe during this pandemic. But as a new Marketplace investigation reveals the people making this equipment are often working in questionable conditions. We speak with an expert about a new report that shows over a third of Canadians are concerned about the mental health of a co-worker. We're st…
This week we look at the economic impact of the COVID shutdown, how the Northern Ontario School of Medicine is helping with COVID vaccinations, a tragic story on the dangers of carbon monoxide, school buses in Mattawa are equipped with smart cameras, and hospital foundations in the north cash in on 50/50 draws.…
What are the silver linings that you've found in your life due to the pandemic?
When genuine disruption happens, it can create chaos, but it eventually becomes the new normal. What does the pandemic have to teach us about tech and education? And, understanding the long-term trajectory of disruption.
We hear from two young New Yorkers who are attempting legislative change in their state.
Jean Yoon, Alice Moran and Miguel Rivas get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford
Listiguj Chief Darcy Gray says there have been 21 reported cases, including eight people who have recovered.
How Orangeville school became international basketball powerhouse; Cakes, cannabis and alcohol -- concierge sees pandemic secrets; author reads from her 'Do Not Read' diary.
We have a conversation with a couple of members from Inverness County Cares, a local charity that supported a school in Zambia last year. Betty Jane Cameron and Charlotte Rankin had travelled to Zambia on behalf of the group. They tell us about the trip and their new project.
On today's show: as opposition mounts against open-pit coal mining in the Eastern Rockies, we look at the first proposed site under review - the Grassy Mountain Coal Project in Crowsnest Pass; we check-in with the barber from Innisfall who has been cutting hair all week in spite of the rules, about news of looser restrictions starting Monday; with …
This week, we explore what happens when an established spokesperson switches brands. We’ll tell the story of how the Verizon “Can you hear me now?” guy ended up pitching Sprint, how “The Most Interesting Man in the World” went from Dos Equis to tequila and how a spokesperson for a hamburger chain got fired when she pitched spaghetti sauce.…
Souvankham Thammavongsa on How to Prounounce Knife, Bahamas on David Goggins' Cant Hurt Meand Ben Philippe on Charming as a Verb, and more.
Recorded this past October with a small but dedicated audience at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, Noor Kidwai says sure, Millennial's might not be perfect - but the blame may lie with the parents! And Craig Fay delivers some messages to his old bosses. An older, but classic set from Lara Rae starts off the show.…
Sooooo...Jane's initial optimism for 2021 was a LITTLE premature.
Rowenna Gryba is a statistical ecologist studying at UBC. She is part of our ongoing science series on the show.