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The Current


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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4.1 out of 5 stars from 2k ratings
  • Oh yeah sure, AI solves everything. 🤦‍♂️ well, the "Intelligence" of Canadian economists certainly wasn't enough. ~14:00.

    a month ago
  • Canada is doomed. Young Canadians can't even manage.

    a month ago
  • Thank God for CBC!

    Matt is great as are many of the hosts. I listen to cbc shows when I am driving, cooking, cleaning and walking the dog. It is great to hear in depth reporting. I am so bored of top 40 radio or superficial news. I am amazed how many Canadians have no idea what is going on in the world when we have this great resource.

    Apple Podcasts
    Gerald Whitney
    Canada4 months ago
  • Really Enjoyed this podcast

    What a great podcast. It reminded me my trip in France a few years ago when my husband & I came across a herd of cows and a few dogs that were directing the traffic. I can say this was the highlight of my vacation. I came to tears seing the animals, dogs and cows working in harmony. The animals seemed happy. The sounds of the bell bring me to tears every time, knowing the animals are free & not in humanely stocked in barn all day ever day. Canada should learn a few things from our European neigh... more

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    Manon Maggie
    Canada5 months ago
  • State run Garbage. Unlistenable


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