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Jian Ghomeshi launches podcast project called 'The Ideation Project'

Last Updated Apr 10, 2017 at 11:35 am ADT

Jian Ghomeshi and his lawyer Marie Henein (left) leave court in Toronto following closing arguments in his sexual assault trial on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016. Ghomeshi has launched a new podcast online. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

TORONTO – Former CBC personality Jian Ghomeshi has resurfaced with an online music and podcast series.

“The Ideation Project” is described as “a creative adventure with the aim of taking a bigger picture view on newsworthy issues and culture.”

It will feature words, original music, recording and production by Ghomeshi.

The project debuted this morning with a six-minute monologue called “Exiles” that asks “what does it mean to feel like you have no homeland?”

The website says future content will cover “a variety of topics from politics to philosophy to pop culture and the human condition.”

Ghomeshi’s return to the spotlight comes about a year after being acquitted of sexually assaulting three women.

He was fired from the CBC in October 2014 after the broadcaster said it saw “graphic evidence” that the former “Q” host had caused physical injury to a woman.

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