S3E1 - When work keeps families apart
Long distance commuting is a fact of life in rural Canada, but families pay the price.
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Uploaded: 1 Oct, 2018
Recording Date: 1 Oct, 2018
Recording Location: CHMR
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Bojan Fürst
Program Title: S3E1 - When work keeps families apart
Description: For many Canadians, especially in rural areas, long distance commuting for work, often in natural resources extraction industries, is a fact of life. The income those workers bring back to their hometowns often keeps those communities going, but there is a price to pay.The families of the long distance workers often pay that price. That’s what we are looking into in the first episode of Season 3 of Rural Routes.
Host(s): Bojan Fürst, Rebecca Cohoe
Credits: Bojan Fürst and Rebecca Cohoe / Harris Centre
Regional > Canada
Society and Culture