Day 6 from CBC Radio

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Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.

The fallout from Trudeau's blackface photos, Canada's first cases of vaping- related illness, why emotion trumps reason in elections, Rambo tourism in Hope, B.C., how Roy Cohn paved the way for Donald Trump and more.
Democracy Divided: How election campaigns alienate voters, reviewing Margaret Atwood's The Testaments, the Donald Trump Impeach-o-Meter, Indigenous theatre at the National Arts Centre, the story of Iran's Blue Girl, the John Lennon concert that helped usher in the end of The Beatles and more.
Democracy Divided, our new series on the challenges facing Canadian democracy, speaker John Bercow tries to bring "order" to the British Parliament, The Handmaid's Tale's costume designer on anticipating Margaret Atwood's The Testaments, why more powerful hurricanes might need a new measuring system, the Law Society of Ontario's fight over …
A reckoning for the makers of Oxycontin, how the fight over Indigenous land claims shapes the Amazon rainforest, mindfulness and mental health in the legal profession, celebrated Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat, the Parkinson's Chorus and more.
How China influences Hong Kong counter-protests, Vasek Pospisil's bid to boost the incomes of pro tennis' lowest paid players, cosplaying while black at Fan Expo Canada, fan fiction publisher Archive of Our Own gets one of sci-fi's top honours, Cher's Believe at 20, a Canadian free diver sets a new …
A closer look at Epstein's alleged co-conspirator, Trudeau's near apology and the psychology of saying sorry, behind the lockdown in Kashmir, how protecting the extinct woolly mammoth could help save elephants, the 1994 Montreal Expos and more.
Mother of Parkland victim in El Paso, Beijing draws a line in Hong Kong, a Canadian Muslim boycotts hajj over Saudi war crimes, Sam Rudy says goodbye to the Broadway shows he made famous, and more.
How the search for two fugitives is upending northern communities, Puerto Rico after #RickyLeaks, what selfie-seeking Instagrammers are doing to the world's most beautiful places, the Pinkerton detective agency has a plan to profit from climate change, Microsoft's Adaptive Controller opens the door to gamers with disabilities and more.
Jo Swinson takes on Brexit, the Impeach-o-Meter returns, the radical theology of Mister Rogers, an anti-LGBT backlash in Poland, Amanda Jette Knox on lessons learned from raising a trans child, Filipino journalist Maria Ressa on covering Rodrigo Duterte and more.
Journalist Julia Preston says the U.S. immigration court system is broken, a Canadian video game imagines a post-Brexit dystopia, a conversation with the late South African superstar Johnny Clegg, why people find the new Lion King animation creepy, capitalism on the moon and more.
Why people in Ottawa are upset about planned changes to the iconic Château Laurier, top publishers lean into video games about mental health, how planting one trillion trees to stop climate change might work and more.
Why people in Hong Kong are considering moving assets offshore, players' fight for equality draws fans to the FIFA Women's World Cup, Seinfeld's set designer celebrates the show's 30th anniversary, a game that teaches how to spot fake news by making your own and more.
How a 35-year-old immigration case shapes the fate of migrant children today, Canada's pea industry could cash in on alternative meat, West Coast resident orcas are late and that's a problem, Finn Wolfhard on Stranger Things Season 3, the enduring importance of the Stonewall Inn for the LGBT movement and …
Living on top of Trans Mountain's tank farm, Facebook proposes a global currency, corporations embrace Pride and not everyone is GLAAD, Love Island comes to Canada, online dating spawns a gig economy of matchmakers, a workplace comedy set in an abortion clinic and more.
Canadians' strangest dreams about the Raptors' epic NBA championship run, what a viral deepfake video of Mark Zuckerberg reveals about the data economy, Bruce Cockburn on the MMIWG inquiry's final report, the future of video game streaming, this year's top summer reads and more.
Ryan McMahon on genocide, racism and the MMIWG report, what the NHL can learn from this year's NBA Finals, Daniel Dale on fact-checking Trump full time, why HBO's hit show Chernobyl resonates in a post-truth era, Canada's DeLorean repairman, why Kabul's air is more deadly than the war in Afghanistan …
How the Toronto Raptors got their name, the Impeach-o-Meter returns, legislators turn up the heat on big tech, what Black Mirror has to say about the future, the San Francisco Giants' original Ball Dudette, our music panel predicts the song of the summer and more.
Why a former People's Party organizer is cutting ties, Raptors fans' love-hate relationship with Drake, what Postmedia's 'energy war room' pitch means for journalism, the political power of milkshaking, how the TV show Cops distorts policing, High Cuisine takes edibles to a whole new level and more.
How Canada's anti-abortion movement is getting mobilized, talking to kids named Khaleesi about Game of Thrones' awkward final season, the Israeli cyber- security company being tied to the WhatsApp hack, Jack Dorsey's Silicon Valley diet, how an optometrist got caught up in a facial recognition experiment, Rita Chiarelli and more.
Foodora bike couriers organize amidst Uber protests, how Trump made the Forbes 400 despite $1 billion in losses, the Day 6 Impeach-O-Meter, Iceland's hater band Hatari crashes Eurovision, persecuted Uighurs remember Ramadan in Xinjiang, Joshua Ferguson on the fight for trans rights and more.