-- ALLAN HAWCO reflects on the legacy of ‘Republic of Doyle’ as the popular CBC TV series comes to an end.
-- West coast artist CAREY NEWMAN on his latest project The Witness Blanket, a large scale art installation made of artifacts from across the country gathered from residential schools and related institutions.
Our newsroom has many questions following the release of yesterday's report on the CIA's interrogation techniques. We're sure you do too. And we'll try to answer some of them today.
One of our most pressing questions: if torture doesn't work, why did the CIA continue to use it? We'll speak with Mark Bowden, who has written extensively on the CIA's interrogation techniques. This being The World, we'll also head outside the country to give you a sense of the global reaction to the report.
-- The Chinese government announced it was banning puns on radio and television, and in advertising. Quartz writer NIKHIL SONNAD says the decision is about suppressing protesters who use puns to get around censors online.