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Nov 15, 2018

The risk of overdiagnosing breast cancer

Renée Pellerin
There is now significant evidence that breast cancer screening does more harm than good because, among other reasons, it can lead to overdiagnosis. So why is it still a major health policy?
Book Review
Nov 8, 2018

Capitalism runs on women's housework

Jessica Rose
Louise Toupin's new book, "Wages for Housework," is a much-needed documentation of a an international feminist movement that is largely unknown.
News
Oct 18, 2018

Bringing my mother home with hockey

Lindsay Wong
In this excerpt from Lindsay Wong's memoir "The Woo-Woo," adolescent Lindsay tries to bring her mother back by winning MVP of her hockey league.
Book Review
Oct 4, 2018

Canada's incredible expanding wealth gap

Yutaka Dirks
Lars Osberg's "The Age of Increasing Inequality" is a valuable read for those hoping to make sense of inequality, as well as the arguments advanced by economists about the problem.
Book Review
Sep 5, 2018
Annie Lowrey, economic policy reporter and author of 'Give People Money'

'Give People Money': a persuasive case for a basic income

Rohan Ghatage
In her new book, Annie Lowrey crafts a convincing, left-leaning account for why UBI needs to be seriously considered as a means of lifting the world's most destitute well above the poverty line.
Podcast
Apr 18, 2018
Incite - Crafting Creative Non Fiction Now

Incite: Crafting Creative Non-Fiction Now

Needs No Introduction
Four powerful women writers -- Chelene Knight, Lauren McKeon, Judy Rebick and Elizabeth Renzetti -- talk about using creative non-fiction to make their voices heard.
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Apr 12, 2018

Judy Rebick on her life and new memoir

Victoria Fenner
rabble.ca's cofounder talks about her new memoir about her life as an activist while coping as a survivor of childhood sexual abuse.
Podcast
May 18, 2017
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Bold ideas for health-care reform

radio book lounge
Dr. Danielle Martin talks about her book "Better Now: Six Big Ideas to Improve Health Care for All" at Progress Summit 2017.

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