Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

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  • Call Letters: http://www.cbc.ca/radio/
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  • Networks: Love Me

CBC/Radio-Canada is Canada's national public broadcaster and one of its largest cultural institutions. With 28 services offered on radio, television, the internet, satellite radio, digital audio, as well as through its record and music distribution service and wireless WAP and SMS messaging services, CBC/Radio-Canada is available how, where, and when Canadians want.

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5 Pieces

This five part series is an investigation into the idea of debt as an ancient and central motif in religion, literature, and the structure of human societies.

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6 Pieces

A variety of award winning radio programs and documentaries from the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. These pieces won medals at the 2010 New York Festivals Radio Program and Promotion Awards.

Caption: CBC Radio's Outfront, Credit: <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/91545223@N00/2743081060/">Benson Kua</a>
83 Pieces

CBC Radio's Outfront is both a whisper and a shout; stories that are intimate in a public way. It tells stories of love and longing, hope and despair, of life, of discovery and insight.

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4 Pieces

A tribute to the legendary British Naturalist Charles Darwin. This four part series celebrates the 150th anniversary of his earth-shattering book 'On the Origin of Species'. Produced by the CBC Radio documentary program IDEAS.

Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
6 Pieces

A six part comprehensive series that explores the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. It's from CBC Radio archives program- Rewind.

Caption: Malcolm X  (1964), Credit: Associated Press
3 Pieces

In 1963, when the fight for civil rights was in full force in the United States, Austin Clarke, now an award winning author, traveled to Harlem to find out more about living conditions. He interviewed a wide variety of people: community workers, historians, journalists, and activists such as Malcolm X. What went to air was a two part documentary called 'Harlem in Revolt.' We include a bonus Part Three, which is Clarke's entire unedited interview with Malcom X.

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24 Pieces

If science is neither cookery, nor angelic virtuosity, then what is it?

Caption: Frank Zappa
3 Pieces

A three part series about iconoclast Frank Zappa.

Caption: Martin Luther King Jr.
5 Pieces

In November 1967 Martin Luther King Jr. delivered the Massey lectures on CBC Radio. The Masseys are a prestigious annual broadcast in which a noted Canadian or international scholar gives a weeklong series of lectures on a political, cultural or philisophical topic. King's title was "Conscience for Change." In the lectures, he talked about race relations, the war in Vietnam, youth and social action and non-violence as a tactic for social change.

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42 Pieces

Canada's weekly national science program


Latest Pieces

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Viktor Frankl’s book 'Man’s Search for Meaning' is part memoir, part manifesto and part discourse on human psychology. Written in 1946, after Vikto...

  • Added: Jun 09, 2016
  • Length: 50:26
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Science magazine named it as their Breakthrough of the Year for 2015. It's a game-changing new gene editing tool, called CRISPR. And it has the pot...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 30:18
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It's the 100th anniversary of World War One. CBC Radio presents The War in the Air. At the start of the war generals publicly stated their disdain ...

Bought by KFAI, Marfa Public Radio, WXAV 88.3FM, Radio New Zealand, KQED and more


  • Added: Oct 01, 2014
  • Length: 26:03
  • Purchases: 6

  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 01:09:59
Caption: Malcolm X 1964, Credit: Associate Press
This is the second hour of the documentary 'Harlem In Revolt.' It was made by a young writer called Austin Clarke and looked at the state of Harlem...

Bought by KQED


  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Malcolm X 1964, Credit: Associate Press
A little more than fifty years ago, 1963, was a time of great upheaval in the United States. The fight for civil rights was in full force with peop...

Bought by KQED


  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 1966, Credit: AFP/Getty Images
This program tells the untold story about Dr. Martin Luther King and his appearance on the most prestigious lecture series in Canada, shortly befor...

Bought by WXXI


  • Added: Apr 04, 2014
  • Length: 49:57
  • Purchases: 1
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In this special program, you'll hear Nelson Mandela as you've never heard him before. This program draws on 50 hours of recorded conversations with...

Bought by Iowa Public Radio, KUHF, 90.5 WSNC, WRPI, WCBE and more


  • Added: Jun 28, 2013
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 36
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'Ghost In The Machine' examines computers in Music. David Cope is one of the main interview subjects; he's designed a remarkable computer program t...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2012
  • Length: 53:46
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Host Mary Hynes leads listeners on a search for the definition of Sacred Ground.

  • Added: Nov 05, 2012
  • Length: 01:47:08