The Agenda with Steve Paikin
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    • The Agenda's Week in Review - Duration: 28 minutes.

      • 1 day ago
      Harnessing the placebo effect, Indigenous health-care gaps, Kathleen Wynne's chances for re-election, a conversation with Justin Trudeau's economic go-to-guy, the Water Brothers talk World Water Da...
    • What Can trudeau Budget For? - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 1 day ago
      Is the Liberal Party of Canada's policy agenda being constrained by decisions made by previous governments and by the plans of U.S. President Donald Trump? What is the way forward for Justin Trudea...
    • Broadway-bound ... Again - Duration: 19 minutes.

      • 2 days ago
      It's been 18 years since Garth Drabinsky produced his last musical, the Tony Award-winning show "Fosse." Now, he's back with "Sousatzka," a new Broadway-bound musical production, currently previewi...
    • Scrutinizing White America - Duration: 38 minutes.

      • 2 days ago
      Almost 55 years after Martin Luther King's iconic "I have a dream" speech, race relations in the U.S. are hardly living up to his vision. In his new book, "Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White A...
    • Trump and the Great Lakes - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 3 days ago
      U.S. President Donald Trump has released his first budget, which includes a proposal to eliminate funding for a program that addresses water quality and environmental threats in the Great Lakes. Th...
    • Beyond World Water Day - Duration: 17 minutes.

      • 3 days ago
      Alex and Tyler Mifflin, better known as the Water Brothers, have travelled across the globe, examining humanity's relationship to water. On World Water Day, they join The Agenda to discuss that rel...
    • Down in the Sewer - Duration: 10 minutes.

      • 3 days ago
      For many people, what they flush down the toilet is out of sight, out of mind. But for wastewater experts, items labelled "flushable," such as wipes, toilet sponges, and even thick toilet paper, ar...
    • Placebo Effective - Duration: 34 minutes.

      • 3 days ago
      The placebo effect has long been seen as an inconvenient component of medicine, one that new drugs must overcome in order to prove their effectiveness. But it's only recently that the placebo effec...
    • The PM's Economic Go-To Guy - Duration: 30 minutes.

      • 4 days ago
      One of the advantages of being Prime Minister is that you can get advice from pretty much anybody you want. Justin Trudeau decided some time back that he wanted advice from perhaps the highest rank...
    • Kathleen Wynne's Political Future - Duration: 30 minutes.

      • 4 days ago
      Although she continues to insist that she'll lead her party into the next Ontario election in June 2018, rumors persist that Premier Kathleen Wynne may step aside and let someone else try to refres...
    • Closing the Gap on Indigenous Health - Duration: 19 minutes.

      • 5 days ago
      Carrie Bourassa is the new scientific director of the Institute of Aboriginal Peoples' Health in Sudbury. She joins The Agenda to discuss her vision for how to address the wide gaps in health care ...
    • The Agenda's Week in Review - Duration: 34 minutes.

      • 1 week ago
      Veteran journalists talk about their careers, Daniel Dale on covering Trump, six years of Syrian civil war, the new world order, electricity for First Nations, and science, society and politics. Th...
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    • Travis Bradberry: Measuring Emotional Intelligence - Duration: 23 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      While IQ testing is something most people have heard about, EQ, the term used for measuring emotional intelligence is relatively unknown. Steve Paikin talks with Travis Bradberry the author of "Emo...
    • Rise of the New Atheists? - Duration: 32 minutes.

      • 3 years ago
      As the documentary "The Unbelievers" premieres at Toronto's Hot Docs Festival, two of the men featured in the film: professor Richard Dawkins and physicist Lawrence Krauss sit down with Steve Paiki...
    • Genders, Rights and Freedom of Speech - Duration: 54 minutes.

      • 5 months ago
      Jordan Peterson, a psychology professor at the University of Toronto, posted a YouTube video criticizing the proposed Bill C-16, which adds gender identity and gender expression to the list of proh...
    • Emily Luk: A Tiger Daughter Weighs In - Duration: 12 minutes.

      • 6 years ago
      The Amy Chua Effect: What is it like being the child of Chinese immigrant parents in the Western world? A young Chinese-Canadian woman gives us her perspective.
    • Bill Nye: Creationism is Bad for Us - Duration: 24 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      Last year, Bill Nye debated Ken Ham, founder of the Creationist Museum in Kentucky, about creationism as a viable model of origins. With his new book, "Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Crea...
    • When Anxiety Attacks - Duration: 50 minutes.

      • 3 years ago
      Anxiety disorders may be as pervasive a condition as depression, yet they are still not as widely discussed as depression. As part of The Agenda's Mental Health Matters coverage, we'll examine the ...
    • Kelly McGonigal: Controlling Our Willpower - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 4 years ago
      We are tested every day. A battle between what we want to do and what we should do. Many of us could use more willpower, but few of us know how to get it. Kelly McGonigal, author of "The Willpower ...
    • Tapping the Potential - Duration: 22 minutes.

      • 3 years ago
      When her son Jacob was 2, Kristine Barnett was told he might never speak due to severe autism. Today, Jacob is poised to become a future Nobel Prize winner. Kristine and Jacob Barnett tell Steve Pa...
    • Michael Coren: Why Catholics Are Right - Duration: 25 minutes.

      • 5 years ago
      Yes, Catholics are right. According to Michael Coren anyways. He says he wants to set the record straight: there is apparently little worse in modern, Western society than being a devout Roman Cat...
    • Dr. Gabor Mate: Addiction - Duration: 15 minutes.

      • 7 years ago
      A bad childhood: Vancouver physician Gabor Mate and the social roots of our addictions.
    • Terry Crews: Manhood, Feminism & the Mindset that Leads to Rape - Duration: 21 minutes.

      • 2 years ago
      These days we're talking a lot about gender: about sexism, discrimination, sexual assault, and gender roles. Actor, author and former NFL Football player Terry Crews, who is well known for his wor...
    • Giulia Enders: Gut Reaction - Duration: 20 minutes.

      • 1 year ago
      Giulia Enders had been working on her Ph.D in Gastroenterology when a presentation on the gut won her the Science Slam prize in her native Germany. Her cheeky treatise on the gut went viral and res...
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