33:58 Oct 27, 2016The Agenda discusses how the criminal justice system deals with sexual assault cases.
20:30 Oct 27, 2016The Agenda discusses the justice system and how it deals with victims experiencing trauma.
54:59 Oct 26, 2016The Agenda discusses the recent controversy caused when University of Toronto professor Jordan Peterson publicly criticized Bill C-16.
20:31 Oct 25, 2016The Agenda welcomes Jonathan Tepperman to discuss whether or not the world is in decline.
33:53 Oct 25, 2016The Agends reviews the weaknesses and strengths of Canada's private refugee sponsoship program
17:54 Oct 24, 2016The Agenda looks at the hidden life of trees and how they communicate with each other.
27:46 Oct 24, 2016The Agenda discusses the threats the Great Lakes face due to invasive fish, plants and mussels.
36:03 Oct 21, 2016The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
18:08 Oct 21, 2016The Agenda looks at issues standing in the way of a new national health accord.
This Week on The Agenda
Great Lakes Invaders, The Hidden Life of Trees
The Great Lakes ecosystem has been severely damaged by more than 180 invasive and non-native species. The Agenda examines threats and possible solutions. Then, a review of some of the most damaged spots on the Canadian side of Lake Ontario. Also, The Agenda learns that trees can actually communicate and care for each other.
Refugee Sponsorship, Tackling World Issues
The Agenda looks at the strengths and weaknesses of Canada's Private Sponsorship of Refugees program. Then, The Agenda welcomes author and Foreign Affairs magazine's managing editor Jonathan Tepperman to discuss the case for optimism in a time of crushing pessimism.
Gender, Rights and Freedom of Speech
The Agenda discusses freedom of speech as it relates to gender identity and gender expression.
Handling Sexual Assault Trials, The Truth About Trauma
With a high number of unreported cases and a relatively low number of convictions, the judicial treatment of sexual assault is under increasing scrutiny in Canada. The Agenda examines how Canada's court system should address this issue. Then, could Canada develop a trauma-informed justice system to better respond to victims and witnesses of violent crime?
CETA: Back From the Brink?, The Agenda's Week
The Agenda examines why the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) came to a halt last week. Are the hurdles the deal has faced an indication that anti-globalization sentiments around the globe have gained the upper hand? And, if the deal is to continue to move forward, what should Canada's next move be? Then, The Agenda reviews its week of programming.
David Smith has been into politics as long as anyone who knows him can remember. Can the former senator really imagine a life without it?
Have you ever wanted to just sell everything and travel the world? Christine Healy and Trevor Davis did. But they didn't just dream — now they're on the road.
Less than two years before the next provincial campaign, a detailed new survey shows the current governing party has a complicated path to retaining power.
The national New Democratic Party now finds itself in an impossible place, with no obvious prospects on the horizon.
I wanted to find out everything that was happening to former Ontario premier Bill Davis for a book I was writing. I got way more than I bargained for.