Episodes

  Our Brains and Ourselves

April 7, 2015

Dr. Norman Doidge discusses new techniques that help the brain heal. Then, psychologist Brian R. Little reveals new personality science that has re-shaped the way we think about character traits.

  Our Brains and Ourselves

April 7, 2015

Dr. Norman Doidge discusses new techniques that help the brain heal. Then, psychologist Brian R. Little reveals new personality science that has re-shaped the way we think about character traits.

  The Limits of Accommodation?

April 6, 2015

Several legal rulings and actions call into question how far Canadians are willing to go to accommodate religious groups. From niqabs in the courtroom to religious teachings in highschool, The Agenda examines if the Canadian view on accepting religious practice, custom and tradition is changing.

  The Agenda's Story, The Agenda's Week

April 3, 2015

Your Agenda selection for Story of the Week. Then, from China to Estonia, from the ICC to improving gender equality, The Agenda brings you our Week in Review.

  One Step Forward, Two Steps Back?

April 2, 2015

While many girls excel in school, women seem to fall behind on the career front. The Agenda examines what is behind this disparity and what can be done about it.

  Palestine Post-Israeli Election

April 1, 2015

Iran, ISIS, dimming hopes for a two-state solution, and induction into the International Criminal Court. The Agenda explores the outlook for Palestinians after Netanyahu's re-election.

  Canada and China, China and the World

March 31, 2015

Former Canadian ambassador to China, David Mulroney, discusses Canada's future relationship with that country. Then, York University's Gregory Chin on China's changing political and economic role in the world.

  Views on Conflict and Faith

March 30, 2015

To mark the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica, international human rights specialist Ausma Khan's novel is an account of the legacy of the conflict. Then, outgoing World Vision Canada CEO, Dave Toycen on the role faith has played in his life's work. And, author Sofi Oksanen takes us to Estonia, a country with a rich history and precarious position next to Russia.

  The Agenda's Story, The Agenda's Week

March 27, 2015

As selected by our viewers: what Canada's proposed mission extension means in the fight against Islamic State. Our Story of the Week. Then, from the way we work to a powerful wind energy debate, The Agenda brings you our Week in Review.

  Giving Online

March 26, 2015

Technology and social media sharing is making it easier to directly donate funds to those in need, or to a particular cause. How effective is crowdfunding, and is it diving too deeply into the pool of traditional charities? The Agenda looks at the state of charitable giving in the age of disruptive technology.