Episodes

  The Agenda's Story, The Agenda's Week

June 5, 2015

Your Agenda selection for Story of the Week. Then, from leadership styles and the end of power, to Southern Ontario Goth literature, The Agenda brings your its Week in Review.

  Waste Not

June 4, 2015

Is Ontario doing a good enough job getting rid of waste? What can the province do to further reduce Ontario's waste footprint. The Agenda examines the politics of garbage.

  Ontario Writers Go Goth

June 3, 2015

Southern Ontario Gothic literature explores the darker, underside of typical regional life. Its creators are the likes of Alice Munro, Jane Urquhart, Barbara Gowdy and Robertson Davies, to name a few. The Agenda discusses this particular genre and its evolution.

  Power Shift

June 2, 2015

The Agenda discusses the leadership styles of NDP leader Thomas Mulcair and Liberal leader Justin Trudeau as they vie to replace the Harper Conservatives. Then Moises Naim discusses the shifting hierarchies of power and other ideas from his book, The End of Power.

  Conservative(s) Thinking

June 1, 2015

New Ontario PC leader Patrick Brown discusses plans for renewal of his party, Michael Coren reveals his reasons for leaving the Catholic Church and The Agenda examines the state of social conservatism in Canada.

  The Agenda's Story, The Agenda's Week

May 29, 2015

Your Agenda selection for Story of the Week. Then, from discussions of Islam reform and Bill C-51 restrictions, to the negative effects of sugar and the roots of obesity.The Agenda brings you the Week in Review.

  Health Matters

May 28, 2015

The Agenda looks at three vital areas in overall good health: The role of sugar in the modern diet, obesity and its roots, and the relationship between good gut health and overall well-being.

  Aboriginal Affairs

May 27, 2015

Perry Bellegarde, the Assembly of First Nations National Chief joins Steve Paikin to discuss his priorities during his tenure. Then, The Agenda discusses how Bill C-51 may affect Aboriginal Canadians. Finally, Arthur Manuel, author of 'Unsettling Canada' gives his thoughts on the Eyford report on land claims.

  Reforming Islam? Part 2

May 26, 2015

It is a topic surrounded by misinformation, misunderstanding and controversy. Interpretations of Islam are never far off the radar. The Agenda presents the second of two programs focusing on the questions, misconceptions and controversies surrounding Islam, its religious beliefs and doctrines. Tonight, The Agenda looks at Ayaan Hirsi Ali's more controversial points and examines their merits with Muslim thinkers.

  Reforming Islam? Part 1

May 25, 2015

It is a topic surrounded by misinformation, misunderstanding and controversy. Interpretations of Islam are never far off the radar. The Agenda presents the first of two programs focusing on the questions, misconceptions and controversies surrounding Islam, its religious beliefs and doctrines. Tonight, Ayaan Hirsi Ali lays out why it's time for Islam for reform.