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CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.

CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.
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Toronto, ON

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CBC Radio's The Sunday Edition is a lively three-hour program of conversation, documentaries and music. Michael Enright, an accomplished journalist and broadcaster, is the host and tackles everything from politics to pop culture, in Canada and around the world.

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@cbcsunday

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English

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Episodes

Panel of Canadian extreme adventurers; Think again: early risers; Newfoundland novelist Michael Crummey; Doc: The Mamas and the Papas; Woodstock at 50; Essay: Pigrim

8/16/2019
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Panel of Canadian extreme adventurers -- 0:40 Think again: early risers -- 30:41 Newfoundland novelist Michael Crumme -- 40:57 Doc: The Mamas and the Papas -- 1:07:15 Woodstock at 50 -- 1:32:58 Essay: Pigrim -- 2:12:22

Duration:02:20:29

Immunotherapy; Remembering Toni Morrison; the Second Amendment; Alexandra Oliver; Kwame Anthony Appiah; return of the trumpeter swan

8/9/2019
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Cancer immunotherapy - 0:39 From the archives: Toni Morrison - 27:45 Gun control and the Second Amendment - 36:17 Alexandra Oliver on poetry - 58:29 Kwame Anthony Appiah on identity - 1:24:21 Doc: A village of swans, a village of people - 1:53:04

Duration:02:14:18

Gay referee; doggy dentist; children's lit illustrators; AI and immigration; Samuel Becket

8/2/2019
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Gay referee 0:40 Doc: Doggy dentist 31:03 Canadian children's books illustrators 39:30 AI and immigration 1:03:50 Beckett special 1:25:39

Duration:02:19:30

Energy transition history; leaf blowers; voice of the Blue Jays, Jerry Howarth; doc about an adult math club; bedtime stories for grownups; doc about Thelma Pepper, nonagenarian photographer; essay about turning into a grump.

7/26/2019
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Energy history 0:38 Leaf blowers 24:48 Jerry Howarth 41:16 Math club 1:16:25 Bedtime stories 1:25:35 Thelma Pepper 1:40:16 Essay, grumpiness 2:05:11

Duration:02:13:44

The internet and democracy; remembering author Howard Engel; author Taffy Brodesser-Akner; Boris Johnson; documentary about late-life PhDs; think again about 10,000 steps a day

7/19/2019
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Internet and democracy panel discussion :39 Remembering Howard Engel 34:53 Boris Johnson 39:40 Author Taffy Brodesser-Akner 1:05:47 Documentary late-life PhDs 1:27:38 Think again about 10K steps a day 2:02:56

Duration:02:15:27

Paternity testing; a cat and community; mail on media and climate change; barn fires; the real Lolita; documentary on MAiD and Alzheimer's; "Think Again" on productivity

7/12/2019
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Paternity testing interview 0:37 Essay about cat and community 30:54 Mail on media and climate change 37:25 Interview about barn fires 44:50 Interview on the real Lolita 59:38 Documentary about assisted death 1:24:35 Think again about productivity 1:54:41

Duration:02:09:41

Media coverage of climate change; documentary about Newfoundland trigger mitts; author Esi Edugyan; the Dunning-Kruger Effect; essay by Bill Richardson; documentary about smartphone addiction

7/5/2019
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Media coverage of climate 0:37 Documentary: Nfld trigger mitts 23:12 Author Esi Edugyan 39:51 Dunning-Kruger Effect 1:06:10 Bill Richardson essay 1:28:15 Documentary: smartphone addiction 1:36:52

Duration:02:26:56

Esmé Weijun Wang on schizophrenia; David Gutnick doc on South Korean singer in rural Saskatchewan; historian Doris Kearns Goodwin; environmental impact of cloth vs. plastic bags; Robert Harris on history of O Canada.

6/28/2019
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Esmé Weijun Wang on Schizophrenia 0:38 Letters about Woodstock 34:49 Doc on South Korean singer in Sask 41:44 Doris Kearns Goodwin 1:05:45 Cloth vs. plastic bags 1:36:26 Robert Harris on O Canada 1:46:04

Duration:02:26:57

Woodstock at 50; A new way to treat addiction; Communal bell-ringing; Two inspiring speeches for the graduating class

6/21/2019
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'An accident and a miracle': Remembering Woodstock, 50 years later (0:37) How an innovative program is using housing, safer drugs to get people off the streets (49:50) The joy of bell ringing (1:30:56) Rosalie Abella and Michael Enright's convocation speeches (1:49:15)

Duration:02:13:49

Michael's essay on the NBA Raptors; Richard Haass on Trump and foreign relations; mail about genocide; Right to Repair; Marc Bekoff on inner life of animals; essay about 'lunatic'; mail on school violence; filmmaker Julia Reichert; doc on students

6/14/2019
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Michael's essay :37 Richard Haass 5:16 Mail on genocide 33:10 Right to Repair 40:37 Marc Bekoff 58:46 Essay on 'lunatic' 1:31:45 Mail school violence 1:39:13 Julia Reichert 1:44:14 Doc: students 2:10:31

Duration:02:19:38

School violence; Millennials embrace Co-living; Yucho Chow's portraits; The decline of empathy

6/7/2019
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The head of Canada's biggest school board on the epidemic of violence in elementary school classrooms (0:38) Documentary on co-living (40:58) Catherine Clement on Yucho Chow (1:13:03) The decline of empathy (1:33:42) Crosswords and 42 Across doc (2:01:39)

Duration:02:17:32

Michael's essay in praise of trains; CBC President, Catherine Tait; forgotten scientist, June Lindsey; author Tim Marshall on how walls divide nations; NYT crossword creator Will Nediger; prof David Dyzenhaus on "rule of law"

5/31/2019
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MICHAEL'S ESSAY: TRAINS 0:38 INTERVIEW: Catherine Tait 4:43 DOC: Who Do We Think We Are? 44:03 INTERVIEW: Tim Marshall - Walls 1:02:25 RETROSPECTIVE: The Montreal Bed-In (John & Yoko) 1:39:41 INTERVIEW: Will Nediger - Crosswords 1:43:44 INTERVIEW: David Dyzenhaus Rule Of Law 2:06:01

Duration:02:36:13

Air pollution around the world; documentary about Montessori school in the North; discussion about business subsidies; author Anakana Schofield; documentary about Crown Can strike

5/24/2019
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Air pollution kills more people than smoking or wars (0:38) Mail on portraits of elderly animals (30:27) How an Inuit-Montessori preschool hopes to reinvent education in the North (37:05) Government subsidies for business are greater than Canada's entire defence budget (59:38) Novelist Anakana Schofield on friendship, assisted death and the contradictions of being human (1:29:34) Mail on the Winnipeg General Strike; documentary about Crown Can strike (1:55:52)

Duration:02:22:49

Future of NRA; legacy of Winnipeg General Strike; Supreme Court and mental illness; documentary about disability rights; mail about school violence; author Erin Lee Carr; mail about "niceness"; essay on urban gardening

5/17/2019
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MICHAEL PODCAST LINKS 0:11 MICHAEL'S ESSAY 0:38 WINNIPEG GENERAL STRIKE 5:37 INTERVIEW: RICHARD JANDA 44:33 DOC: I GO FORWARD 59:28 MAILBAG: PRINCIPALS 1:25:06 INTERVIEW ERIN LEE CARR 1:31:28 MAILBAG: NICE 1:58:27 ESSAY: ALLOTMENT GARDEN 2:02:41

Duration:02:11:12

Too much niceness; principals on classroom violence; Jean Vanier tribute; Mother's Day essay on eldercare; dog therapy at the dentist's

5/10/2019
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MICHAEL'S ESSAY 0:38 PRINCIPALS PANEL 5:37 VANIER OBIT 44:14 ESSAY: LOLA'S CUP 1:14:57 MAILBAG: LEAF BLOWERS 1:21:37 DENTIST AND THE DACHSCHUND 1:27:09 MAIL BAG: OBAMA 1:35:18 DOC: PLACIDE 1:39:54

Duration:02:07:56

Enemy of the press; Old farm animals; From Quebec mosque to Boston marathon; Leaf-blowers; Speedcubing; Cryptocurrency 101; Why men shave

5/3/2019
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Barack Obama was a greater enemy of the free press than Donald Trump - Michael's essay (0:38) Portraits of elderly farm animals explore existential questions about animals, and about ourselves: (5:34) A second wind: Survivor of Quebec City mosque shooting laces up in the Boston Marathon (30:32) Why do we put up with the ear-splitting obnoxiousness of leaf blowers? (57:39) The Rubik's Cube is a 1970s toy perfectly suited to the 21st century (1:14:02) Everything you ever wanted to know about...

Duration:02:02:22

Lost art of handwritten letters; look-ahead to federal election; mail about Brexit; Newfoundland heart patients in Ottawa documentary; The Backlist: Sinclair Ross; essay on Helen Weinzweig; letters on recycling; FisherPoets gathering.

4/26/2019
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MICHAEL'S ESSAY 0:38 POLITICAL PANEL 5:19 MAIL BAG: Fintan O'Toole on Brexit 40:05 DOC: NFLD IS EVERYWHERE 46:31 THE BACKLIST: Chapter 5 1:08:01 ESSAY: ON HELEN WEINZWEIG 1:26:59 INTERVIEW: PAYAM AKHAVAN 1:34:09 MAIL BAG: RECYCLING 2:04:26 DOC: FISHER POETS 2:11:23

Duration:02:27:18

Notre-Dame fire; Fintan O'Toole on Brexit; poet Alexandra Oliver; Dianne Saxe on recycling; mail about school violence; Icelandic music

4/18/2019
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MICHAEL'S ESSAY 0:37 INTERVIEW: Fintan O'Toole (Brexit) 4:52 INTERVIEW: Poet Alexandra Oliver 39:35 INTERVIEW: Dianne Saxe 1:05:34 MAIL BAG: Violent Schools 1:31:24 INTERVIEW: Icelandic music 1:39:13

Duration:02:11:00

Religious headgear; Suing the Catholic Church for sexual assault; Nova Scotia's craft liquor industry; Inclusive education; Patrick DeWitt; Chronic coughing

4/12/2019
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Michael's essay on religious head coverings (0:37); record legal ruling for victim of Roman Catholic sexual abuse (5:10); Nova Scotia's booming craft liquor industry (44:11); parent fighting for inclusive education for her children (1:03:48); novelist Patrick deWitt (1:36:08); what can be done about unexplained chronic cough? (2:08:27)

Duration:02:27:07

N.S. bill on organ donations; children's rights in sentencing; Roméo Dallaire; Dionne quints novel; parents on classroom violence

4/5/2019
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Michael's essay about organ donation 0:37 Children's needs in sentencing parents 4:37 Roméo Dallaire on Rwandan genocide 32:10 Novel about Dionne Quints 1:24:54 Parents on school violence 1:54:29

Duration:02:08:44