As young families increasingly choose to stay in the GTA instead of moving to the suburbs, condos are in ever more demand. But most condos weren’t built for families. The Agenda discusses how they are adapting to high-rise living in busy urban spaces.
The pioneer settlement of Welbeck, Ont., is home to an old saw mill, a shingle mill, and also home to a candidate in the Progressive Conservative leadership race. Social conservative Tanya Granic Allen is a vocal opponent of Ontario’s sex education curriculum, but as Ontario Hubs producer Jeyan Jeganathan reports, not everyone in Welbeck thinks […]
As the demand for family-sized condos in the GTA grows, The Agenda discusses how the region is planning to include more space for families who want to live in the city, rather than move out to the more affordable suburbs.
FRONTLINE investigates the deadly 51-day standoff in Waco, Texas, between federal agents and armed Branch Davidians. Drawing on 7,000 government photographs, wiretaps and hundreds of hours of telephone negotiation tapes that had never before been revealed to the public, “Waco: The Inside Story” presents an inside view of the historic siege and its tragic conclusion. […]
Aung Ko Htway faces up to two years in prison after he told RFA about his experiences as a minor conscripted into Myanmar’s military. Subscribe to our channel: http://youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=RFAvideo RFA’s official site: http://rfa.org Follow RFA: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RadioFreeAsia Twitter: https://twitter.com/RadioFreeAsia About RFA: Radio Free Asia (RFA) is a private, nonprofit, multimedia corporation, bringing award-winning, domestic journalism […]
Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News In 2008, MGMT was on top of the world. Their music was basically the official soundtrack to every house party, and you couldn’t enter an Urban Outfitters without hearing their platinum single, “Kids”. Their rising star seemed to take a sharp left turn, though, when their second album found […]
https://democracynow.org – While “Black Panther” has broken box office records, it has also generated an intense debate. We host a roundtable with three guests: Christopher Lebron, a professor at Johns Hopkins University who recently wrote “Black Panther Is Not the Film We Deserve”; Robyn C. Spencer, a professor at Lehman College, who wrote “Black Feminist […]
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko says the first delivery of weapons from the United States is expected within weeks. In his Challenges 2018 news conference in Kyiv on February 28, Poroshenko talked about the recent U.S. decision to supply Ukraine with more sophisticated weaponry. (Reuters) Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/ukraine-united-states-weapons/29068212.html
The separatist conflict in eastern Ukraine has displaced thousands, including some of the region’s most vulnerable. One small, volunteer-run nursing home in the Donetsk Region takes in elderly residents who have nowhere else to turn. Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/ukraine-donetsk-conflict/29068115.html
Feb. 21, 2018 | Abby O’Neill — August Greene, the collaborative effort of Common, Robert Glasper and Karriem Riggins, was born at the White House in 2016 during a special Tiny Desk concert. It was during that unprecedented performance that the then-untitled ensemble premiered the powerful “Letter to the Free,” an original song for Ava […]
There has been no contact with six men from one Russian village since an incident in Syria on February 7, when a large number of Russian mercenaries were reportedly killed by U.S. air strikes. Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/russia-syria-mercenaries/29067449.html
http://wfuv.org • Follow @wfuv: http://ow.ly/flLAg The Wood Brothers perform “River Takes The Town” live in Studio A. Recorded 1/29/18. Host: Carmel Holt Audio: Ken Iselhart Cameras: Joanna LaPorte, Dan Tuozzoli, and Nora Doyle Editor: Joanna LaPorte and Dan Tuozzoli
http://wfuv.org • Follow @wfuv: http://ow.ly/flLAg The Wood Brothers perform “Happiness Jones” live in Studio A. Recorded 1/29/18. Host: Carmel Holt Audio: Ken Iselhart Cameras: Joanna LaPorte, Dan Tuozzoli, and Nora Doyle Editor: Joanna LaPorte and Dan Tuozzoli
http://wfuv.org • Follow @wfuv: http://ow.ly/flLAg The Wood Brothers perform “Laughin’ or Cryin’” live in Studio A. Recorded 1/29/18. Host: Carmel Holt Audio: Ken Iselhart Cameras: Joanna LaPorte, Dan Tuozzoli, and Nora Doyle Editor: Dan Tuozzoli
It used to be that most babies born with congenital heart disease did not live to see their adult years. That has changed, thanks to medical advances in treatment and diagnosis. However, it’s sadly still a relatively common birth defect. The Agenda gains insight into this issue with health care professionals, and a parent who […]