CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.
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Actor Annaleigh Ashford discusses her role as Paula Jones — the first woman to come forward with sexual assault allegations against former U.S. president Bill Clinton — in Impeachment: American Crime Story. Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Colson Whitehead talks about Harlem Shuffle, his new crime caper set in Harlem of the late '50s and early '60s. Theatre director Philip Akin talks about resurrecting the groundbreaking 1955 play Trouble in Mind at this season's Shaw Festival, and why its story about racial tensions between Black actors and a white director still resonates today.