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The Current from CBC Radio (Highlights)
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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4.3 stars from 686 ratings
Strong variety in interviews.
I appreciate the varied topics but have real trouble when an interviewer *constantly* interrupts the interviewee (eg. Duncan McCue in his ADHD segment). The expert speakers knew a lot about their topics and were illustrating to their points efficiently. (I am left to wonder if this was a topic of...Read full review »
lyric.mama via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 03/04/19
Great program.
I love listening to the Current. Ann-Marie is a great host. I love her voice and she is very thoughtful when dealing with difficult subject matter. It’s nice to get in depth information on important stories. Thank you for all the times you avoid fluff pieces.
raised with CBC via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 10/08/18
Intelligent and insightful interviews concerning news stories that reflect the highs and lows of humanity.
meganism333 via Apple Podcasts · Canada · 09/28/18
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