31:23 Sep 30, 2016The Agenda hightlights an important story making news this week and reviews its week of programming.
22:09 Sep 30, 2016The Agenda considers what impact Donald Trump's policies could have on Canada should he be elected president.
34:34 Sep 29, 2016The Agenda discusses a revamped Ontario election financing policy.
20:47 Sep 29, 2016John Laschinger, a veteran political organizer, tells stories from the campaign trail.
21:40 Sep 28, 2016The Agenda discusses the prevalence of chemicals in consumer products, and whether Canada should follow the American lead to ban them.
25:26 Sep 28, 2016The Agenda looks at the effectiveness of cancer treatments.
15:17 Sep 28, 2016Sault Ste. Marie City Councillor Matthew Shoemaker talks to Steve Paikin about his political hero, former Premier Sir William Hearst, who was Ontario's first premier from Northern Ontario.
22:55 Sep 27, 2016The Agenda looks at kidnapping and refugee trafficking in the Middle East.
32:07 Sep 27, 2016Distracted driving is increasing. The Agenda looks at causes and consequences of texting and talking while driving.
This Week on The Agenda
Protecting Shared Waters: Why the Great Lakes Matter
Canada and the United States created the International Joint Commission to regulate shared water uses of the Great Lakes. The Agenda examines the importance of that commission, and the lakes themselves. Then, David Miller, president and CEO of the World Wildlife Fund Canada, discusses Greatness: The Great Lakes Project, a campaign to get Ontarians interested in the Great Lakes.
Great Lakes, Great Challenges
The Agenda considers the Great Lakes' biggest challenges, including the degradation of fish and wildlife populations, effects on drinking water, beach closures and increasing agricultural demands. Then, a look at four ports of concern in Ontario: Toronto's Harbourfront, Hamilton Harbour, the Bay of Quinte and Port Grundy.
Indigenous Peoples and the Great Lakes
The Agenda examines why First Nations leaders and communities need to be involved in discussions about the Great Lakes. Also, a look at Niagara Falls as an example of Canada-United cooperation on a complex hydroelectric system.
The Agenda's Story, The Agenda's Week
The Agenda highlights an important story from this week and reviews its week of programming.
The latest polls show the Ontario NDP and Liberals in a virtual tie. Does that give New Democrats cause to hope they might beat the Grits?
Most Ontarians have probably never heard of Sir William Hearst, our seventh premier. But here are a few reasons he should be remembered.
Presidential debates are America’s great Rorschach test: everyone sees what they want to. I saw a moderator do a fine job in a difficult situation.
In 2009, Craig Timmermans got sticker shock when faced with electricity charges for running his radio company on Ontario's Manitoulin Island. So he went green and slashed his electricity usage — and costs.
The next provincial election is about a year and a half away, but we already know a bit about who will be running the Liberal party’s 2018 campaign.