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TVO Today is the home for TVO’s current affairs journalism. With a reputation for smart, accessible and balanced analysis, it is a destination of choice for those seeking in-depth coverage of today’s important issues. 

TVO’s journalism reflects the diversity of the province, connecting Ontarians to the issues that matter in their communities, enabling the sharing of under-represented voices and perspectives, and ensuring a well-rounded analysis of the issues. 

TVO documentaries and video series explore thought-provoking topics and tell compelling stories about our province, our country, and our place in the world. With hundreds of documentaries and episodes available for streaming, Ontarians can investigate social, political, and cultural issues from a range of perspectives.  

Our growing library of podcasts delve into a wide variety of topics—from Ontario politics to Indigenous art to the mental health crisis—and are presented in an accessible format listeners can enjoy anytime, anywhere.  

TVO’s current affairs journalists and contributors provide the highest quality current affairs coverage through in-depth articles and columns that inform and engage citizens, while providing critical local context. Our flagship current affairs offering, The Agenda with Steve Paikin, is Ontario’s premier nightly current affairs program and has been informing Ontarians about issues that matter for 17 seasons.  

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The power and appeal of TVO's current affairs, documentaries and children’s learning experiences have been broadly recognized by industry associations, critics and educational organizations alike. 

Logo: Canadian Screen Awards
Logo: Prix Jeunesse
Logo: 2021 Kidscreen Awards
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Ontario Hubs, our province-wide network of regional journalists, and TVO Today Live, a live event series on the state of democracy, are both the direct result of donor contributions.