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A podcast from CBC Radio

Ideas

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141 Episodes • Released Daily

141 Episodes • Released Daily

A podcast from CBC Radio

Ideas

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141 Episodes • Released Daily

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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.

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 54 mins

CBC Massey Lecture # 4: When the Patriarchy Meets the Matriarchy | Montreal

Populism is bad for women — so much of the rise in authoritarian governments is based on the dream of returning to an idealized past, when a woman knew her place was in the kitchen. Populism also targets women’s rights and their push for equal status. In the fourth CBC Massey Lecture, Sally Armstrong shines a light on how women are seizing opportunities for a new kind of social mobility. *Originally broadcast on November 14, 2019.