CBC Radio One

CBC Radio One is the English-language news and information radio network of the CBC. It is commercial-free and offers local and national programming.

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CBC Radio One Central Kootenay school ditches name of a royal family member for reconciliation with Lower Kootenay Band

The former Prince Charles Secondary School in Creston, B.C. held a ceremony to remove the royal family member's name from its exterior signage — just three days after the Kootenay Lake School District voted unanimously to order the deletion. Ki Louie, a teacher at the former Prince Charles Secondary School, and his uncle Robert Louie, the first Indigenous graduate from ...
  • 2021
  • 00:09:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/24/2021

CBC Radio One Family secrets: Why we have them and what happens when they're revealed

This CBC Radio Special looks at how and why secrets take hold in families. Why do we decide not to share truths with those closest to us? What are the long-term effects of keeping secrets on families? And what happens when those secrets are revealed? Host Diane Flacks explores secrets in her own family, especially those kept by her mother who ...
  • 2018
  • 00:41:56
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 05/05/2021

CBC Radio One The Legend of Nanabozho

A beautiful woman is pushed off the moon and falls into a lake on Earth. There, people greet her, build her a wigwam, and seek out her advice. This is the story of Nokomis, her daughter Winona, and Winona's son Nanabozho. It's one of thousands of legends Indigenous peoples in Canada have passed down the generations to tell stories about ...
  • 1971
  • 00:27:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/16/2021

CBC Radio One Raid or Liberation

In 1943, unionism came to Sudbury, Ontario in the form of the International Union of Mine, Mill and Smelter Workers, also known as Mine Mill. In an organizing drive which set a record, the Mine Mill union signed up a majority of workers within three months. By the time of this program's broadcast 20 years later, workers' wages had trebled, ...
  • 1962
  • 00:50:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2020

CBC Radio One PM Pierre Trudeau sends telegram to Canadians after Summit Series

After Canada's victorious hockey game against the Soviets, Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau drafts a congratulatory telegram for Team Canada in Moscow. He says the win is especially remarkable because the players were able to pull up from behind. For the past couple of hours, all regular activity was put on hold as Canada watched game 8 on television sets ...
  • 1972
  • 00:01:28
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/22/2019

CBC Radio One More than Words

More than Words is a set of stories that looks at why Indigenous languages matter. These stories introduce people determined to reawaken the many languages across the country. Produced in partnership with the Reporting in Indigenous Communities course at UBC's Graduate School of Journalism.
  • 2018
  • 00:49:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/13/2018

CBC Radio One Dying For An Education: Little Charlie

He wasn't the first residential school runaway, and he wouldn't be the last. Chanie (Charlie) Wenjack died after fleeing the Cecilia Jeffrey Indian Residential School near Kenora, Ontario, trying to make it to his home on the Marten Falls First Nation 600 kilometres away. When his story was chronicled by Ian Adams in Maclean's magazine, ordinary Canadians got one of their first ...
  • 2012
  • 00:11:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/07/2016

CBC Radio One Over-Diagnosing Depression

It debilitates, discourages and makes you feel downright sad, but in an interview with The Morning Edition in Saskatchewan, medical historian Edward Shorter says we need to re-think the way we diagnose depression.
  • 2013
  • 00:08:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/19/2013

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