Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
High-stakes storytelling at its most artful and human — radio documentary on the next level. Stories lived, stories told.
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.
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 ...
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 Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
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.
Cross Talk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.
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.
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!
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.
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 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.
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'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.
Basil and Kevin Sylvester on The Fabulous Zed Watson!, Tanya Boteju on Bruised and Angie Abdou on This One Wild Life, and more.
On this week’s show: The B.C. Centre for Disease Control’s Mel Krajden examines the rise in COVID-19 variant cases. Plus: Liberal Party President Suzanne Cowan talks priorities during that party’s policy convention; two NDP MPs reflect on their own policy convention; and Liberal strategist David Herle and NDP National Director Anne McGrath weigh in…
Although Protection Island's Craig Taylor lives in a secluded part of BC, he writes books about big metropolitan cities like London and New York. He spoke with Sheryl McKay about his latest book, "New Yorkers: A City and Its People in Our Time"
On today's show: UCP MLA Drew Barnes discuses why he and 16 other Alberta MLAs are publicly disagreeing with the Premier over COVID-19 restrictions; we speak with a Calgary physician helping organize vaccinations at the Cargill meat packing plant in High River; we tell you about a new fly fishing documentary with country music star Paul Brandt; we …
You’re going to meet two women with profound connections to the land. Memona Hossain is a PhD student in Applied Ecopsychology. She has spoken to dozens of Muslim women around the world whose faith drives their work as climate activists. Jenna Vandal recounts the long, winding path to connecting with her Métis heritage.…
Toronto forward on NCAA Women's Basketball helps Stanford Cardinals to championship! Sixth-grader works to inspire his generation to read more -- by matching readers with books they'll like.
A split has emerged in the UCP caucus over pandemic restrictions. What does it mean for the province and the future of the UCP?
Ajahnis Charley, Alice Moran and Alan Shane Lewis get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford
(This episode first aired in December 2020, and has been updated to reflect that.) As we interact more - and more often - with our digital technologies, those interactions tell us a lot about who we are. How we can analyze behaviour on social media for mental health insights. And, taking cues from early childhood development and behavioural observa…
Amazon Union Vote, Prince Philip Obit, Scallop Boat Follow, Anne Beatts Obit, Arkansas Anti-Trans Law and more.
Reporter Vanessa Blanch has been looking into how the new rules impact access to healthcare in the province.
As COVID-19 cases soar in B.C. so are concerns that people are going to work sick, because they can't afford to lose their pay. In the second half, what home renovation projects are you working on?
How mobile clinics deliver vaccines to the most vulnerable; Brazil's COVID-19 crisis; How Prince Albert's death changed Queen Victoria's reign; Jordan Peterson as Marvel supervillain, Red Skull; Lil Nas X's new single as an act of revolution; Ernest Hemingway's letters to his former mother-in-law and more.…
Psychiatrist Dr. Judson Brewer says that humans can become addicted to worry and anxiety, and just like any other addiction, our brain can learn to crave the sensation of worry. But good news, like any other bad habit, it can be broken.
In mid-March, a man killed eight people in a shooting in Atlanta – six of his victims were Asian American women. Three Chinese Nova Scotians share their response to the tragedy and their own experiences with anti-Asian racism.
How “wily” coyotes have managed to find success in the city like no other predator; The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs might have created the rainforests; Scientists create the simplest cell with only the bare essentials for it to live and reproduce; Elephant seals buoyantly navigate ‘lightscape of fear’ in long sea migrations; Climate chang…
Canadian record producer Doc McKinney looks back on The Weeknd's early rise and tells us how his debut mixtape, House of Balloons, helped change the sound of pop music. On this week's Q This music panel, A. Harmony and Vivek Shraya talk about the public reaction to rapper DMX's reported drug overdose (programming note: this segment was recorded sho…
An assocation set up to grow Indigenous tourism in this province is having its first ever AGM this month. We find out from Jill Larkham what they've been working on. There are more photos on social media of an illegal caribou hunt in Labrador. We get the opinion of retired wildlife officer Hollis Yetman about the annual event, and his previous and …
Callers share personal stories of meeting the Duke of Edinburgh with veteran UK journalist and BBC presenter Robin Lustig.
A group in Fredericton is dedicating its annual fundraiser to one special cause - 16-year-old Harrison Gilks and his family. John Hickey is a teacher at Nashwaaksis Middle School and one of the founders of the Four Leaf Formal.
This week, we follow developments in the restructuring of Laurentian University, post-secondary students share stories about learning during the pandemic, pharmacists start administering COVID vaccines, and a Sudbury city council makes an angry face when it comes to emojis on a Facebook group.
Across Canada essential workers are starting to get vaccinated. Now what about undocumented and migrant labourers? We talk to Mary Gellatly from Migrant Workers Alliance For Change; Students are heading into the home stretch before summer break. But one more hurdle could be online exams. We hear from James Skidmore an expert in virtual teaching and…
New Brunswickers needs to be vigilant with 20 people in this province in hospital right now from COVID 19. The most at one time since the pandemic started. And younger people are getting more seriously ill. Dr Jennifer Russell speaks with Julia Wright about what to expect in coming days.
To conclude our latest round of Popcorn interviews with officials from Port Hawkesbury, meet Mark MacIver, Port Hawkesbury Town councillor at large.
From the HA! Comedy Festival, Ali is pleased to present Debra DiGiovanni in a slightly racy (parents), but hilarious set including how to survive in a post-apocalyptic world. Graham Chittenden, recorded at the Icebreakers Comedy Festival, spares no detail on his feelings about Tiny Homes.
The CBC's David Burke reports on a rise in heart attacks in NS since the pandemic began because people are fearful they'll catch Covid at the hospital and on the phone-in: Automotive repair with Doug Bethune
Chris Cochrane, the vice chair of Halifax Pride, spoke with host Jeff Douglas about the challenges she's faced accessing health care as a transgender woman who is Black.
Alexandra Morton talks to OTG about her new book, "Not On My Watch."
Were you a victim of an April Fool's Day "prank"? Were you the perpetrator? Maybe it's time to investigate what actually constitutes a prank, and what is just psychological torture.
Infectious diseases physician Dr. Zain Chagla, and pediatric critical care specialist Dr. Srinivas Murthy, answer your COVID-19 questions.
Writers & Company presents highlights from some of the many timely and topical special series recorded on location, with writers from India, South Africa, Sudan and Australia.