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Redeye January 15
Ali Abunimah is a Palestinian American writer and journalist. He is a founder and frequent contributor to the Electronic Intifada website. In this interview, he talks about the life of Ariel Sharon.
Archived January 13
Cathi tips us off to a new technology that claims to read your mind and tell if you're lying. Nora worries about a future of invasive brain monitoring for everything from behaviour modification to se
Redeye January 12
The Canadian government is quietly bringing the country in line with the new U.S. security climate. Immigration lawyer and activist Zool Suleman explains what's in store. Also in this show, a conversa
Sizzle January 11
For our second podcast we prepare a classic Sunday dinner: Roast Chicken, Saffron-braised New Potatoes and Caramelized Leeks.
Archived January 11
Cathi and Nora return from a trip to New York all hopped up on techno gadgets, cool art in craters, and New Yorkers...who are friendlier than Torontonians!
Archived January 9
Cathi and Nora are back from vacation and ready to dish about the MASSIVE Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas...What was Tom Hanks doing? Why is my phone connected to the fridge, and is convergence
Redeye January 8
Dr. Michael Rachlis argues that the public sector can alleviate Canada's waitlist problems and that private for-profit clinics actually tend to make things worse. Also, Chris Arsenault talks about the
Africafiles: The Pulse January 6
Interview with Diana Mavhunduse, African journalist based in Toronto plus a look at democracy vs poverty, disease etc.
Archived January 6
Cathi and Nora head out to the farm for the inside scoop on nanotechnology with thesniffer's very first guest star!<br /> Recorded Summer '05
Redeye January 6
In a precedent-setting decision, North Vancouver school district was found liable for the years of homophobic bullying Azmi Jubran experienced in high school. Also, Moneymart and the payday lending in
Alert! Radio from Canadian Dimension January 5
January 5, 2006 In this show Maude Barlowe, Murray Dobbin, Leo Panitch, Geoff Bickerton give their views on which 2005 news stories were most important. In a separate interview Leo Panitch discusses
Archived January 4
An early episode from July '05. Nora and Cathi on news reports that dogs were being brought back to life from clinical death!<br /> And in keeping with the death theme, Cathi has fashion tips for peo
Redeye January 4
At the end of WW2, Zionists dispatched hundreds of trained envoys to Europe to persuade Jews in the displaced persons camps to come to Palestine. Yosef Grodzinsky tells their story in his book &quot;I
Podcast DIY January 2
A rundown of the devices you'll need when you want to take your podcast to the street.
Archived January 2
In this repeat episode from thesniffer's early days before RPN, Cathi's obsession with flying cars finds a new home: the flying train!<br /> Meanwhile, as the iPod started to hit massive market penetr
Redeye January 2
On June 21, the Haida held a special ceremony to honour the remains of hundreds of ancestors returned from museums across North America. Nika Collison talks about the process of repatriation and what
Archived December 30
&quot;Life caching&quot; is a term for the compulsive documentation of our lives through blogs, photo swapping etc. Free self-expression or neurosis? Cathi and Nora hash it out in this early episode
Rabblevision December 30
On Boxing Day, 15-year-old Jane Creba was shot during what appears to have been a gang shootout at Dundas and Yonge Streets in Toronto. I shot this video of the sidewalk memorial created to her by Tor
Redeye December 30
Madeleine Parent organized women and children in the cotton mills of Quebec during the war, fought the influence of the church and the Catholic syndicates and helped to establish the independent Canad
Archived December 28
Nora's ponders a game of Spin the Bottle!<br /> Cathi relives gym class terror!<br /> (Originally 'cast Summer '05)
Archived December 26
Over the holidays, Cathi and Nora replay some favourite episodes from the VERY early days of thesniffer. Today, Nora finds a freaky alternative to the holiday turkey! Cathi gets religion....and freak
The Green Planet Monitor December 26
Canadian aboriginal people have struggled to achieve economic prosperity. Now, some of Canada’s most successful First Nations are offering assistance to indigenous communities in the developing world
Redeye December 26
How we feel about money is central to how we live our lives. In this conversation, psychologist Dorothy Rowe explores some of the ideas in her insightful and thought-provoking book &quot;The Real Mean
rabble radio December 25
With 2006 approaching, rabble radio takes stock of what it's done. All our favorites are here: Stephen Lewis, Velcrow Ripper, and a tour of downtown hamilton. Auntie's advice hits close to home, Callo
Archived December 24
This is the last Nodcast for 2005! But I'll be back in January. Join me while we read a story that has been a Christmas favorite for generations of children waiting for Santa on Christmas Eve.
Archived December 23
Santa Baby! Cathi gives us her gift picks for a swellegant holiday
radio book lounge December 22
Sarah Boothroyd investigates the age-old dilemma — what you should read versus what you want to read.
Rabblevision December 22
An entertaining look at flaccid democracy and poor election night performance from the folks at
Redeye December 22
The Minutemen Project, a group of U.S. anti-immigrant vigilantes moves north to Washington State. Also in this show, Laura Lamb reviews the first of Walt Disney's Chronicles of Narnia series.
Rabblevision December 21
A terrific parody of mainstream TV news. From our friends at the Olde English comedy troupe.