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IDEAS is a deep-dive into contemporary thought and intellectual history. No topic is off-limits. In the age of clickbait and superficial headlines, it's for people who like to think.
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Ratings & Reviews
4.4 stars from 1,836 ratings
Best CBC show
An institution; and my favourite show on CBC. Y’all should put it back on the radio at 9:00 though.
Adelbrand Friedlander via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 09/18/20
The Common Good
I recently discovered the CBC Ideas podcast and I LOVE IT. Recently finished the Massy Hall lecture series and just listened to The Common Good episode. Fantastic podcast series to learn and put structure and foundation behind some of the beliefs you hold.
Bartholomewd73 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 09/07/20
Always something new
I love the variety of topics. Perfect length too. I would love more geopolitical/historical subjects !
Beadaisy98 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 08/28/20
Recent Episodes
PhD student Rachel Fayter was incarcerated for more than three years. She draws from her experience and the relationships she formed in jail to inform her ‘groundbreaking’ research into the resilience of criminalized women.
Published 09/24/20
In the mid-1870s, buffalo roamed across North America in the millions. A few short decades later, there were only 300 left. Using both science and storytelling, this series tells the story of the buffalo and its relationship to the Indigenous people who revere it. (This series originally aired in...
Published 09/23/20
Beethoven was born 250 years ago this year. Since his death, he’s been used as a symbol of big ideas, from liberalism to nationalism to manliness. This documentary examines the shifting image of Beethoven, and his malleability as a symbol.
Published 09/21/20
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