Subscribe: CBC Radio: The Sunday Edition
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
canada  chekhov  documentary  essay sec  essay  mail  michael essay  michael  new  preston manning  robert harris  sec  trump  young 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: CBC Radio: The Sunday Edition

The Sunday Edition from CBC Radio (Highlights)


History of white nationalism; Eclipse as a spiritual experience; Throwing out the upright piano; Drowning in stuff

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

The new white supremacist movement isn't caused by Trump, and it's only getting worse, says lifelong researcher (0:40); eclipse as a spiritual experience (22:46); lessons on dying (33:16); throwing out old pianos (39:57); history of consumption (49:22)

Media Files:

Fighting for justice and fighting off criticism; streetwise barbers; Bee Nation; grey divorce

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Former British Muslim police chief Nazir Afzal (0:39); documentary on barbers who cut hair in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside (32:58); First Nations students competing in first spelling bee (48:26); dramatic rise of divorce among people over 50 (1:09:01)

Media Files:

Dementia and the life of the mind; dissing decluttering; curry and the Brexit vote; angry young men and radicalization

Fri, 04 Aug 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Writer Gerda Saunders on her experiences of living with dementia (0:39); Essay on why you should stop decluttering (50:46); Documentary on the British curry industry in crisis (57:49); What gangs and terror cells have in common (1:19:30)

Media Files:

Murdered British MP's husband fights for diversity and tolerance; a mother's revelation; why Chekhov still matters so much

Mon, 31 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Brendan Cox, husband of British MP Jo Cox, on grief, resilience, and carrying on her fight (0:40); Listener mail (35:36); Essay on motherhood, race and identity (40:34); why Chekhov matters today (47:06) (file contains audio fix)

Media Files:

Preventing forest fire damage; Russian interference in Germany's election; Cheap glasses; Dyson on race

Fri, 21 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Forest fires (39 sec); Russian election interference in Europe (26:05); Montreal optician wants to make glasses affordable for everyone (52:08); Michael Eric Dyson on race and Obama's legacy (1:14:08)

Media Files:

Poem on B.C. fires; Baseball's pace of play; Trump vs. climate change; Telephone book club

Fri, 14 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

B.C. poet Lorna Crozier on our complicated relationship with fire; Is it time to speed up baseball?; 2016 Enright essay on baseball; Renowned climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe; Documentary on a read-out-loud book club

Media Files:

Nonfiction comics; Quebec journalist quits chemo; Former South African Public Protector Thuli Madonsela

Fri, 07 Jul 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Sarah Glidden and Guy Delisle on using comics to tell serious stories (46 sec); Quebec journalist quits chemo (26:44); Michael Enright's 2016 conversation with Thuli Madonsela, the former Public Protector of South Africa (52:26)

Media Files:

The Vimy myth; Taking over the ranch; Why Trump supporters are so loyal

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Vimy (40 seconds); Documentary: "The Rate a Heart Can Beat" (37:32); Arlie Hochschild on Trump supporters (55:29)

Media Files:

Canada in the balance; Biography of O Canada; Three founding peoples; Expo 67 Fashion

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay (38 sec); Robert Harris on O Canada (5:12); Peter Russell on Canadian history (44:07); Expo 67 fashion doc (1:04:54)

Media Files:

Why we hate; Overtreatment and overdiagnosis; Young teacher in Fort Hope; Daphne Merkin on depression

Fri, 16 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay (38 sec); overdiagnosis panel (4:47); Helen Mirren convocation speech (31:51); Documentary about young teacher in Fort Hope (38:05); Daphne Merkin on depression (1:05:19)

Media Files:

Privacy; Palliative care physicians on medically-assisted death; Scaachi Koul; Soulpepper Theatre goes to New York

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay (38 sec); Palliative care (4:31); Mail: Kennedy (37:53); Scaachi Koul (41:15); Mail: AI (1:07:19); Albert Schultz (1:15:37)

Media Files:

JFK; Afghanistan "unwinnable"; Morningside remembered; Artificial intelligence changes everything

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay on JFK (38 sec); Paul Rogers on Afghanistan (5:49); Mail & Morningside tribute (27:03); artificial intelligence doc (38:30)

Media Files:

Death of children; perception of terrorism risk; essay on dying w/grace; new Cons. leader; a special graduation; nat’l housing policy

Sun, 28 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Death of children (00:00:38); perception of terrorism risk (00:05:36); essay on dying w/grace (00:29:47); new Conservative leader(00:36:34); a special graduation (00:51:08); nat’l housing policy (01:03:13)

Media Files:

RCMP needs reform; Conservative party; Kipnis on sexual paranoia; Willpower is a myth

Fri, 19 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay on why the RCMP should come under civilian control (39 sec); Conservative leadership race primer (5:20); Laura Kipnis on gender, power and sexual politics on campus (42:53); Willpower is a myth (1:10:04)

Media Files:

Why we need young risk-takers; Richard Ford on writing about his own parents; Mothers and 'Radical Inconvenience'; Europe's first all non-white orchestra; Peter Wohlleben and The Hidden Life of Trees

Fri, 12 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Why we need young risk-takers (00:38); Richard Ford on writing about his parents (05:51); Mothers and 'Radical Inconvenience' (33:22); Europe's first all non-white orchestra (40:17); mail on façadism (58:32); The Hidden Life of Trees (01:06:28)

Media Files:

Digital Sabbath; Dystopian lit; Brexit Vindaloo and Façadism

Fri, 05 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

A day without technology (38 sec); Margaret Atwood, a Sinclair Lewis scholar & a Hannah Arendt scholar on dystopia in the age of Trump (5:46); How Britain's curry crisis helped drive the Brexit vote (45:40); architectural façadism (1:12:21)

Media Files:

Robert Pirsig; Trump vs. climate science; mail on Dominic Barton; Bee Nation

Tue, 02 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT

New version of the April 30, 2017 edition of the program. The documentary has been deleted for editorial reasons, which are explained on The Sunday Edition website.

Media Files:

Trumpians vs Gumpians; Dominic Barton; referendum in Turkey; Inuit art from Labrador

Fri, 21 Apr 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Trumpians vs Gumpians (00:38); Dominic Barton (05:12); referendum in Turkey (34:45); Inuit art from Labrador (56:52)

Media Files:

Airline nightmares; poet Doyali Islam; mail on clichés; The Good Immigrant; mail on Preston Manning; essay on faith

Thu, 13 Apr 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Airline nightmares (00:37); poet Doyali Islam (5:24); mail on clichés (17:41); The Good Immigrant (21:58); mail on Preston Manning (45:18); essay on faith (51:33)

Media Files:

Air strikes in Syria; New BQ leader; Vigilantism, Intergenerational choir

Sun, 09 Apr 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Father Nadim Nassar responds to the air strikes in Syria (30 sec); Chekhov mail (17:06); new Bloc Québécois leader Martine Ouellet (21:31); Vigilantism (52:17); Choir for teens and people with Alzheimer's (1:12:35)

Media Files:

Media clichés; Preston Manning; Chekhov special

Fri, 31 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Media clichés (00:00:38); Preston Manning (00:05:22); Chekhov special (00:29:32)

Media Files:

Jimmy Breslin's journalism; Davd Grossman, Bob Robertson, The teenage taxidermist, Robert Harris

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMT

This week: a feature interview with Israeli novelist David Grossman; how Jimmy Breslin changed journalism; Rachel Matlow's documentary about a teenage taxidermist; and Robert Harris returns with pt. 3 of The Music That Changed Your World

Media Files:

Doctors on planes; The end of the world; Poet and therapist switch roles; Afghan Ambassador Shinkai Karokhail

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 04:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay on the treatment of female MDs during medical emergencies on planes; the Doomsday Clock; a role-reversal in a decades-long therapy relationship after the therapist's stroke; and an interview with the Afghan ambassador to Canada

Media Files:

Digital detox; Gravitas; Plastic-free aisle; Feminist bookstore; The bestseller-ometer; Mouldy head

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay (39 sec); the death of gravitas (4:51); mail (37:35); plastics (43:37); the first new feminist bookstore in a generation opens in Montreal (55:47); writing a bestseller (1:08:50); mouldy head (1:24:36)

Media Files:

Water on First Nations reserves; Islam and ISIS; Prison poem; Pricey glasses; Novelist Heather O'Neill

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 05:00:00 GMT

Michael's essay on boil-water orders on First Nations reserves; journalist Graeme Wood, who spent a decade interviewing ISIS fighters; a poem from former inmate Jarrod Shook; the Montreal optician on a mission to make glasses affordable; Heather O'Neill

Media Files:

Award season; Not My Party; Mysteries of the cosmos; Former BBC head on public broadcasting

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT

Michael graciously accepts an award for "deception, distortion and dishonesty" from Vaccine Choice Canada, an organization that says vaccines cause autism in children; Former Tory cabinet minister Tom McMillan says he no longer recognizes his old party

Media Files: