The Current

The Current

CBC Radio

CBC Radio's The Current is a meeting place of perspectives with a fresh take on issues that affect Canadians today.

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Three young women who worked at a radio and TV station in Afghanistan were murdered Tuesday, with ISIS claiming responsibility for the attack. We talk to three women in journalism in the country — Najiba Ayubi, Fatimah Hossaini and Liza Karimi — about the dangers they face, and the change they want to see.

Previous episodes

  • 5244 - Women in journalism discuss the dangers they face working in Afghanistan 
    Fri, 05 Mar 2021
  • 5243 - Gespe'gewa'gi: The Last Land, and importance of fishing rights to Mi'kmaq community of Listuguj 
    Fri, 05 Mar 2021
  • 5242 - Politics, propaganda, and vaccine diplomacy: how China is faring one year into pandemic 
    Fri, 05 Mar 2021
  • 5241 - Canada’s Road Ahead: COVID-19’s impact on Filipino-Canadians, and lockdown protests in Steinbach, Man. 
    Thu, 04 Mar 2021
  • 5240 - Quebec’s Magpie River granted legal rights of personhood 
    Thu, 04 Mar 2021
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