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CrossTalk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.

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CrossTalk's daily phone-in connects listeners from across Newfoundland and Labrador - and beyond.

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English


Episodes

FGM Awareness and Giving Tuesday

11/23/2022
Today we are talking about the generosity movement called Giving Tuesday. We will hear from local nonprofits about how they're helping our communities. Up first a conversation about the need for awareness and support for survivors of female genital mutilation.

Duration:00:49:32

Indigenous Storytelling and Genetics in NL

11/22/2022
Today on the show we are talking about genetics and this province. You will hear about the Newfoundland curse, Texas vampires, and the latest from the Provincial Medical Genetics Program. Up first though a conversation about the importance of amplifying Indigenous literary voices and challenging their erasure.

Duration:00:51:21

Homesteading and Composting

11/21/2022
Have you gotten into backyard food growing or homesteading? Are you curious about it? We've got just the right people for this discussion. Joining us in studio we have Steve and Lisa McBride. Up first though, a story of two community compost projects who see lots of room to grow.

Duration:00:54:45

Fertility in Canada

11/20/2022
Today on the show, fertility. Specifically the fact that in Canada fertility affects one in six couples. Joining us in the studio is our CBC colleague producer Jen White and her husband Neil. Up first, we're talking to a local sketch comedy troupe Mom's Girls.

Duration:00:50:32

Newfoundland Quarterly's "Animal Friends" Issue

11/15/2022
The fall 2022 Newfoundland Quarterly is out and It's theme is Animal Friends. But first a check-in with Bridges to Hope and a conversation about food insecurity.

Duration:00:49:23

Climate Change

11/14/2022
The Sharm el-Sheikh Climate Change Conference, aka COP 27, is ongoing. Today we will take a look at what it means for us here in this province. My guest is Climate and Energy policy researcher Angela Carter. Up first though, Myth, folktales, and legends re-imagined in a contemporary world... in podcast form.

Duration:00:51:45

Politics Panel

11/13/2022
Today we are talking politics and taking a look at some of the big newsmakers of the past few months. Today we have Steve Crocker, Jim Dinn, and Barry Petten in the studio.

Duration:00:51:50

Remebrance Day Special

11/11/2022
Remebrance Day Special. Live from teh War Memorial in Downtown St.John's with commentary from Gary Browne Past Chair of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment Advisory Council and Jim Lynch also a past chair of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment Advisory Council.

Duration:01:30:07

Human Rights

11/9/2022
Everything from investigating and resolving complaints, to preventing workplace discrimination.

Duration:00:49:29

Hard Ticket

11/8/2022
Today on the show a bunch of hard tickets. Actually a bunch of authors, their work makes up the anthology Hard Ticket. We will explore the world of fiction writing today and what its impact can be in these current times we are living in. My main guest for today is the editor of Hard Ticket, professor Lisa Moore.

Duration:00:51:06

Heart Health

11/7/2022
Today on the show Cardiac Care & Post Heart Attack Living.

Duration:00:54:17

Equal Voice

11/6/2022
Building on the municipal political discussion from our Friday show, today we are talking about diversity. What a diversity of perspectives can bring to politics and why that matters.

Duration:00:50:32

Daylight Savings

11/2/2022
Are you ready for the clocks to fall back? First up though, live music photographer Sandra-Lee joined us to talk more about her star-studded exhibition.

Duration:00:50:56

Tech NL Medical Panel

11/2/2022
It is TechNL day here on the show and we are diving into Innovation in the Health Sector. We're asking how is innovation improving healthcare? We will also dig into what health tech companies mean for this province. We've got three health sector innovation experts hear in studio for the discussion

Duration:00:54:20

Home Heating

10/31/2022
The weather is getting colder, which means we are turning on the heat, and that can be really pricey. Today on the show I've got some experts to talk energy efficiency, tips, and rebates.

Duration:00:49:51

Halloween Spooktacular

10/30/2022
We will be talking about the art of the scary story. Up first a word about the Provincial Day of Action taking place on November 2 by the Canadian Federation of Students NL.

Duration:00:48:50

National Anthems

10/26/2022
What's the deal with national anthems? Do they need fixin or are they fine just the way they are?

Duration:00:51:30

Minister John Abbott

10/25/2022
The provincial government has a new poverty reduction approach, it's calling it a Social and Economic Well-Being Plan. In studio is John Abbott, Minister of Children, Seniors and Social Development. Up first though, a word from a colleague of mine about the CBC Atlantic Black Changemakers series.

Duration:00:54:27

Remembering the Newfoundland Herald

10/24/2022
What did the Newfoundland Herald mean to you

Duration:00:51:26

Coping with Anxiety

10/24/2022
A conversation about anxiety, mindfulness, and when extra help is needed. Up first a check-in with O'Brien Farm and a word about what happens on the farm after dark.

Duration:00:51:32