1602 - February 25: Policing while Black
Black Police Officers, Cuomo Allegations, Covid Dream Animator, No Charges Rochester, Amnesty Navalny and more
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 50min
1601 - February 24: On a needle-to-know basis
Ontario Vaccine Wait: Hillier, Ontario Mafia Charges Dropped, Alaska Photos Found, Tiny Shelter Follow, Ottawa Student Turkey, Tattoo Mask Mistake and more.
Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 50min
1600 - February 23: Confirmation of bias
Elijah McClain Report, Uighur Genocide Motion, Mars Rover Mic Developer, Rwandan Critic Killed, The Scream and more.
Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 48min
1599 - February 22: The coup versus the many
Myanmar Protests, Texas: Huge Electricity Bill, SF Home Move, UK Uber Drivers, Hard Butter and more
Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 48min
1598 - February 19: Bare minimum
C-22 Drug Crime Bill, Russian Poison Targets, Outhouse Bear Bite, Vaccine Scammers, Australia Facebook, Black-footed Ferret Clone and more.
Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 48min
1597 - February 18: Surface tension
Rover Landing, Texas: Democratic Lawmaker, Texas: Turtle Rescue, Sea Cucumber Letter, Jamaican LGBT Laws, Georgia Citizens Arrest Law and more.
Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 50min
1596 - February 17: Cold comfort
Texas Family Impact, Texas Energy Grid, Quebec Movie Theatres, Johnny Pacheco Obit, First Nations Lobster Suit, White Bison and more.
Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 47min
1595 - February 16: Sent packing
Alberta Slaughterhouse Closed, UK Vaccine Rollout, Gun Buyback: Blair, Pigs Use Joysticks, Texas Storm Vaccines, India Farmer Protester and more.
Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 48min
1594 - February 15: Grant no quarter
Laurentian University Money Problems, ON Judges Panel, Skeleton Guitar Hoax, Sea Cucumber Poop, Arab Spring Anniversary and more.
Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 1h 19min
1593 - February 12: Dead reckoning
BC OD Stats, Republicans: New Party, Chinese New Year, Sound of the Day: Australian Open Boos, Herron Home Closing, Britney Spears Conservatorship and more.
Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 50min
1592 - February 11: Her condition remains conditional
Loujain Alhathloul Release, Newfoundland and Labrador Election Date, Alex Trebek Suits, Military Diversity Tweet, SCC London Diocese Abuse, Anishinaabe Beading Show and more.
Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 50min
1591 - February 10: Limping to conclusions
WHO China Investigation, Curling Bonspiel Event, Skeleton Guitar, Florida Water Poisoning, Yukon Backyard Curling and Mr. T, 3D Rib-eyes and more.
Wed, 10 Feb 2021 - 51min
1590 - February 9: Reading him the riot act
Impeachment: Republican, Myanmar Protests, Mary Wilson Obit, Mine Protest Follow, Vancouver Father's Recording, Cornwall Seafood Rebrand and more.
Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 46min
1589 - February 8: Off like a shot
South Africa Variant Vaccine, Nunavut Mine Protest, Nova Scotia Two-Headed Bird, Deep Cleaning Videos, California DoorDash Stolen Car, Swedish Film Festival Winner and more.
Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 50min
1588 - February 5: Worry thwarts
Anita Anand, Emily in Paris Writer, Christopher Plummer Obit, Calgary ICU Visits, P.E.I. Lotto Winner, Trump Quits SAG and more.
Fri, 05 Feb 2021 - 48min
1587 - February 4: Moving the needles
COVAX: Karina Gould, Walmart Shooting Witness Deported, Attic Photos Found, February Letter, Lebanon Blast Anniversary, Poland War Libel and more.
Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 49min
1586 - February 3: Going against extremes
Bill Blair: Terror List, Rochester Police Family, Dead Prof Teaching, Eddie Izzard, Arab Spring: Bahrain, Psychic Ills baby and more.
Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 52min
1585 - February 2: Vax to grind
Canadian Vaccine Manufacturing: Champagne, Sputnik Vaccine, Groundhog Day Movie, First Nation Covid Vaccines Pulled, Mardi Gras House Floats, Ritter Sport Not Chocolate and more.
Tue, 02 Feb 2021 - 48min
1584 - February 1: Military mights
Myanmar Coup, Myanmar: Bob Rae, Dinosaur Footprint Discovered, Goat Zoom Call, Travel Restrictions: Minister, Isotope Salmon Eyes and more.
Mon, 01 Feb 2021 - 48min
1583 - January 29: The dead of winter
Dyatlov Pass Deaths, QAnon Lawyer, Hot Pepper Record, Quebec Trans/Non-Binary Court Win, Volcano Mice, Alberta Spinal Pacemaker and more.
Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 49min
1582 - January 28: Injustice is blind
Daniel Pearl Killers Freed, Oregon Traffic Vaccines, Market Gamestop, Goose Decoy Rescue, Poland Abortion Protests, Miami Heat Sniffer Dogs and more.
Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 49min
1581 - January 27: Try as they might
Hassan Diab court: Lawyer, England Flooded Home, Jasper Bachelorette Booked, Atwood Gibson Prize and more
Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 50min
1580 - January 26: Making important points
Made in Canada Vaccine, Dominion Lawsuit, Trump Avenue, Bond Reshoot, Saskatchewan Birth Alerts, Baby Tyrannosaur and more.
Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 47min
1579 - January 25: Con jab
B.C. Yukon Covid Couple, Egypt 10 Years, Flaming Lips Concert, Trans Military Ban Repealed, Nigerian Boy Released, Pearl Jamm and more.
Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 48min
1578 - January 22: Rideau Hall monitor
Governor General: Dominic Leblanc, Keystone Pipeline: Industry, Bernie Sanders Mittens, Bigfoot Hunting Season, Biden: COVID, Key West Chickens Crazy and more.
Fri, 22 Jan 2021 - 48min
1577 - January 21: Governor-Generally unacceptable
Payette Resigns, Derek Sloan, Saskatoon Chef Lost Smell, New Blue, Baghdad Blast, Inauguration: Democrats and more.
Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 48min
1576 - January 20: Resetting the stage
Biden Uncivil War, Inauguration: Harris Fan, Inauguration: Reverend, James Cross Obit, Australia Tennis Quarantine, Trump YMCA Song and more.
Wed, 20 Jan 2021 - 50min
1575 - January 19: Weather or not
K2 Climber, U.S. Inauguration: Transition Day, Ottawa Propeller Skater, Alberta Rats, Bobi Wine, Pfizer Delay and more.
Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 48min
1574 - January 18: Soldiering on
D.C. Tension, Nova Scotia Organ Donation, Banana Sticker Auction, Crocs Thriving, Brexit U.K. Fishery, Keystone Pipeline: Oyen Mayor and more.
Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 46min
1573 - January 15: An embarrassment involving riches
Bitcoin Passwords, NS Crystal Closes, Joe the Pigeon, Federal Covid Projections, 40th Anniversary Thrasher Magazine and more.
Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 47min
1572 - January 14: Empty promises
Madagascar Hunger, Trump Company Problems, Honest Restaurant Menu, Stutzle Jersey, Uganda Election, Siegfried Obit and more.
Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 48min
1571 - January 13: Out of office reply
Impeachment: Former Republican, Ontario Lockdown Rules, U.K. Show Jumping Pigs, Tokyo Do-Nothing Guy, Michigan Open Carry, Mafia Trial and more.
Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 47min
1570 - January 12: Quest for the west
Cabinet Shuffle: Jim Carr, Federal Vaccine Report: Dr. Caroline Quach, Space Samosa, Brexit Sandwiches, New Jersey Congresswoman Follow, Ireland Homes Report and more.
Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 48min
1569 - January 11: Impeachy keen
D.C. Options: Lawmaker, ID'ing rioters, Michael Apted Obit, Proud Boys: Jagmeet Singh, Twins Not Identical, New Hampshire House Parking Lot and more.
Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 48min
1568 - January 8: Just cause
Flight 752 Anniversary, Trump 25th Amendment, Hasselhoff Kitt Auction, Capitol Security, Montreal Homeless Curfew, Short Giraffes and more.
Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 48min
1567 - January 7: A direct contrast with direct conflict
BLM vs. Riot Response, The Capitol Resident, Quebec Vaccine Accountability, Quote Unquote: Silly 9-1-1 Calls, Georgia Wins: Democrats, Roman Slab and more.
Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 49min
1566 - January 6: All the President's Menace
Capitol Hill: Katie Simpson, Capitol Hill: Bonnie Watson Coleman, Republicans: Scott Jennings, Hawaiian Rolls, Hong Kong Mass Arrests, Danish Penis Show, Revelstoke Out of Town and more.
Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 1h 23min
1565 - January 5: Every vote really counts
Georgia Election, SK Covid Jail, Sweden Film Festivals, Oregon Covid Aid, Atlantic Covid Reopening and more
Tue, 05 Jan 2021 - 48min
1564 - January 4: Assuaging Assange
Assange Court Win, Quebec Vaccine Doses, Rare Bunting, Republican Infighting, Public Domain Titles and more
Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 49min
1563 - January 1: Continental grift
Africa CDC Head, Jason Kenney Newser, Toronto Diary, Quebec Pandemic Stories and more.
Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 28min
1562 - December 31: Like a volcano
Norway Landslide, Times Square NYE, Polar Bear Swim, Kansas Train Noise and more.
Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 28min
1561 - December 30: Task forced
Vaccination Delays, UK Vaccine Rollout, Phillips Vacation, Art Bergmann, Encore: Michael Christie and more.
Wed, 30 Dec 2020 - 49min
1560 - December 29: State of play
Georgia Runoffs, Encore: Emily Urquhart, Sound of the Day: COVID Body Song, From Our Archives: George Blake, Nova Scotia Sinkhole Buyer and more.
Tue, 29 Dec 2020 - 51min
1559 - December 28: Complex sentence
Saudi Activist Sentenced, Vaccine Rollout Speed, Chinese Journalist Convicted, Tony Rice Obit, Encore: One Day and more.
Mon, 28 Dec 2020 - 48min
1558 - The Shepherd
The year is 1957. An RAF pilot is heading home from Germany for Christmas. Fog sets in and all radio communication is lost. As we have nearly every Christmas Eve since 1979, As it Happens presents a classic reading of Frederick Forsyth's The Shepherd by our late host "Fireside" Al Maitland.
Thu, 24 Dec 2020 - 32min
1557 - December 23: Hard to excuse
Blackwater Pardons, Trudeau on Moderna Vaccine, Christmas Alone, Quebec Cyclist, Fairy Tales Published, Reading: Gift of the Magi and more.
Wed, 23 Dec 2020 - 51min
1556 - December 22: Shipping and transmitting
Ontario COVID-19 Workplaces, Greenpeace Lost Case, TikTok Height Guesser, Sound of the Day: Skiano, Reading: To Every Thing There is a Season, Octopus Punches Fish and more.
Tue, 22 Dec 2020 - 45min
1555 - December 21: The known knowns
COVID-19 Mutations Explainer, Ontario Lockdown, Great Conjunction, Trump Pardon Frozen Cherry Pie, Reading: The Necklace and more.
Mon, 21 Dec 2020 - 50min
1554 - December 18: Interior designs
Deb Haaland Friend, U.S. Hack, Encore: Welsh Town Goats, Milli Vanilli, Old Egyptian Wood, Kreskin AIH Promo, Reading: The Hockey Sweater and more.
Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 47min
1553 - December 17: Long time coming
New Lockerbie Charges, Trump Tower Implosion, PEI Newsmakers, Panda Horse Poop, Chapman's Vaccine Storage, Reading: Who Has Seen The Wind and more.
Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 47min
1552 - December 16: "A great kid"
Fishermen Deaths Follow, US Vaccines: Black Community, Camel Plastic Research, The Accountant, Champagne, Encore: Prickles the Sheep and more.
Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 48min
1551 - December 15: Search — but so far, no rescue
Scallop Boat Down, Ukraine Report: Ralph Goodale, Stranded Australians, Frog Sounds, Peter Nygard Arrested, Hungary Family Definition and more.
Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 49min
1550 - December 14: Worth a shot
First Frontline Vaccine, Brexit Deadline, Peace Tower Flag, Cannibal Sandwiches, Thunder Bay Kentner Trial, Cleveland Drops Name and more.
Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 47min
1549 - December 11: Friends with deficits
Dominic Leblanc, CERB Hold Music, Québec Tourtière and Poutine, Iron Crotch, Black Panther No Recast, Samurai Sword Grapes and more.
Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 50min
1548 - December 10: Two years for the two Michaels
Michael Kovrig Anniversary, Facebook Antitrust, Quebec Village Giant Building, Richard Corben Obit, British Museum Archaeological Finds Up, The Sims Skin Tone Update and more.
Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 47min
1547 - December 9: A day late and a dollar short
Alberta COVID-19 Follow, Roald Dahl Apology, Christmas Tree Boom, Giant Hornet Poop Research, Hanukkah Prep, Everest Height and more.
Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 48min
1546 - December 8: Sick daze
Alberta COVID-19 Doctor, Sydney Air Canada, Breakthrough Junior Challenge Prize, Galactic Federation, Vaccine Questions, Chuck Yeager Obit and more.
Tue, 08 Dec 2020 - 49min
1545 - December 7: Sowing dissent
India Farmers Protest, Ontario Greenbelt Council, Breakdancing Olympics, Ikea Catalogue, Afghan Peace Talks Update, FOA: Havana Syndrome Explanation and more.
Mon, 07 Dec 2020 - 47min
1544 - December 4: New charges
Nova Scotia Shooter - New Charges, Meng Wanzhou, Enigma Machine Found, Dave Brubeck's 100th Birthday, Cruise Ship Author, Food Masks and more.
Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 47min
1543 - December 3: Threat ceiling
Georgia Election Official, Parliament Hill Bullet Holes, Messages in a Bottle, Australia Koala Tree, Ethiopia Doctor, Canada and U.N. Indigenous Rights, and more.
Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 48min
1542 - December 2: Run at your own risk
Bobi Wine, Trump Pardons, WWI Soldier Remains, South Korea BTS Law, Hong Kong Activist Sentenced, Nunavut Mountie Cleared and more.
Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 49min
1541 - December 1: Line edits
Vaccine Rollout, Goldman Prize, Q/U: Elliot Page, Organist Buys Nova Scotia Church, SCOTUS Chocolate Child Labour, Scotch Eggs and more.
Tue, 01 Dec 2020 - 48min
1540 - November 30: Beg, borrow, and heal
Fiscal Update, F1 Race Crash, Perennial Poinsettia, BC Health Care Racism Report, One Word Books and more
Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 50min
1539 - November 27: Overwhelming and undermining
Iran Nuclear Scientist Assassinated, Utah Monolith, Diagram Prize Winner, Wild Swimming, Stuck in Lebanon, Quebec/New Brunswick Students, and more.
Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 48min
1538 - November 26: Alternate reality
Ontario Auditor General, Oxford AstraZeneca Issues, Frankfurt Bar, SCOTUS - Synagogues, Hamilton Old Bills, Piper Upkilting and more.
Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 48min
1537 - November 25: Begging to differ
Christine Elliott, Vaccine Manufacturing, Listener Response: Superglue Cuts, Fred Sasakamoose Obit, Toronto Strip Search, Canadian Grammys and more.
Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 48min
1536 - November 24: Admitting defeat
Afghan Drawdown, NL Rotational Workers, Burtynsky Donation, Rwanda Diaspora Loyalty, Early Christmas, Listener Response: The Crown Fly Fishing and more.
Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 50min