Context Beyond The Headlines
By Context Beyond the Headlines
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Context is Canada’s premiere Christian voice in news and current affairs. In its eighth TV season, Context’s team report on complex stories around the world.
||CleanPRAYER AND POLITICS / TRAGEDY IN ETHIOPIA||18 Canadians die in a plane crash that killed 157 people. We pray for the loss in this community. And, does prayer and religion have a role in public life beyond the tragic? A Senate hearing underway on tax benefits for religion in Canada probes the worth of faith and religion in our nation. We hear from our political leaders on the value of prayer and examine the challenge of ethics in government. Is there a role for faith communities to pray for our leaders? And is that worth a tax benefit? Plus, a special announcement about our Molly Thomas.||3/14/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCorruption in Canada? A look into how migrant workers are unethically treated in our nation.||This week on Context: Shocking revelations in Ottawa as the Prime Minister is implicated in political interference on the criminal prosecution of engineering giant SNC-Lavalin... READ MORE||3/8/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHealing from Sexual Abuse||Healing from sexual abuse within the church and sports organizations. In an era where coverups, lies and abuse of power are called out, it’s time for it to stop – and for those abused within the church to begin to heal. READ MORE||2/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRelationships under renovation||Hollywood has its own ideas about love, marriage, and romance, and the digital revolution has changed dating, marriage, and committed relationships. READ MORE||2/13/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInside China||Tensions continue to mount between Canada and China over Huawei CFO, Meng Wanzhou’s extradition to the U.S. READ MORE||2/3/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRunning from Religion||Saudi teenager, Rahaf Mohammed fled from her country – and her religion – claiming she faced certain death if she didn’t adhere to Islam. Her escape to Canada has sparked international attention – and debate over extremes in religion – and increasing polarization and politicization within faith groups. READ MORE||1/31/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProtecting our daughters from trafficking and exploitation||The new docu-series, Surviving R. Kelly has resurfaced allegations against R&B singer R. Kelly that he sexually abused children... READ MORE||1/19/2019||Free||View in iTunes|