CBC Radio – The 180


This is a radio program from Canada that looks at current topics from various sides. Experts or people of interest are invited to give their thoughts on a topic, sometimes both sides are given time together. The conversations are a little higher in level, but still manageable, especially with scaffolding.

Level: Mid to High

Accent: Mixed Canadian

Material: Authentic

Theme: Topical discussions

Format: Audio

Transcript: Partial

Length: Varies. Most under eight minutes

Frequency: Regularly updated

Download: Yes

Related Reading: Some have posts as well.

Audience: Adult

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