"Got Land": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan
  • 2014
  • 00:02:20
  • 13-14

CBC News Saskatchewan
"Got Land": The Controversial T-shirt Slogan

It's a simple slogan that sparked a complicated conversation about First Nations land treaties in Saskatchewan, and a young student found herself in the middle. Thirteen-year-old Tenelle Start didn't realize the controversy her sweatshirt would create until she wore it to school. It reads "Got land?" on the front, and "Thank an Indian" on the back. Tenelle Starr was asked ...
  • Added on: 03/14/2014
"Mr.Big" and the Recent Supreme Court Ruling
  • 2014
  • 00:11:53
  • 15-17

As It Happens
"Mr.Big" and the Recent Supreme Court Ruling

The "Mr. Big" ruling is a game changer for those convicted in sting operations. A Supreme Court of Canada ruling calling into question the reliability of confessions obtained during so-called Mr. Big sting operations could prompt the review of dozens of convictions, some legal experts say. This type of sting involves police posing as criminals in an attempt to obtain ...
  • Added on: 08/08/2014
"When you say Merry Christmas, you're pouring out your compassion"
  • 2016
  • 00:04:41
  • 9-12

The National
"When you say Merry Christmas, you're pouring out your compassion" New

Why a Sikh man wants to bring back the phrase “Merry Christmas”.
  • Added on: 01/11/2017
#bullyPROOF, Classroom Confidential
  • 2012
  • 01:09:53
  • 13-14

CBC | Radio-Canada Documentary
#bullyPROOF, Classroom Confidential

A high-school rite-of-passage or an experience that scars victims for life? The issue of bullying and its often tragic consequences are dominating headlines. But what really goes on in our high schools? Mark Kelley goes back to high school to find out. One in three Canadian students from grade 7 to 12 are victims of bullying. Internationally, Canada ranks a dismal ...
  • Added on: 03/24/2014
1 Day. 24 Hours. 34 Million Lives.
  • 2011
  • 01:28:02
  • 9-12

CBC | Radio-Canada Documentary
1 Day. 24 Hours. 34 Million Lives.

On any ordinary day in Canada, extraordinary things happen. Canadians have remarkable stories to tell. And for the past 75 years, the CBC has enabled us to share those stories with each other. Join in the celebration of this rich heritage with a special CBC/Radio Canada documentary that gave all Canadians the chance to play a role in a one-day collective ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
100 Years in Alberta
  • 2007
  • 00:44:37
  • 13-14

Generations
100 Years in Alberta

The Hamdon/Shaben family dates to the turn of the last century when two Lebanese peddlers came to Alberta to seek a better life. Ali Hamdon became a fur trader in Fort Chipewyan. Saleem Shaben opened a general store in Endiang. Decades later, their two families became one through a marriage, and a mosque. Today, the great grandchildren of those Muslim pioneers ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
100 Years in Saskatchewan
  • 2007
  • 00:43:32
  • 13-14

Generations
100 Years in Saskatchewan

Martin and Alma Hjertaas settled in Saskatchewan in 1915. They were involved in the cooperative movement, the socialist CCF party of Tommy Douglas and the founding of the Saskatchewan Wheat Pool. Through the generations, continuing today, the family has prided itself on public service. Orville Hjertaas, son of the pioneer Martin, became a father of medicare. Blain Hjertaas, a member of ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
24 Hours After: Asteroid Impact
  • 2009
  • 00:45:10
  • 9-12

National Geographic Documentaries
24 Hours After: Asteroid Impact

Sixty six million years ago a meteor struck the Earth, wiping out three-quarters of all life on the planet and helping clear the way for the rise of mammals. Recent scientific investigations have made it possible to understand more precisely what likely happened and how, as the cosmic impact unleashed cataclysmic forces. Why did some creatures survive while nearly all ...
8th Fire: At the Crossroads
  • 2012
  • 00:43:19
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: At the Crossroads

At the close of the series, we meet young Aboriginals preparing to change the future, determined to light the 8th Fire and build a new relationship with Canada. A fascinating range of artists, activists and business people take us through ways to shed the colonial past and build new pathways in education and economic development. This is all in pursuit ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
8th Fire: Indigenous in the City
  • 2012
  • 00:43:25
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
8th Fire: Indigenous in the City

In the opening episode of the four-part series 8th Fire, host Wab Kinew, from the Ojibways of Onigaming First Nation in Northern Ontario, and now a Winnipeg-based TV journalist, invites us to come "meet the neighbours". It's about time, since many Canadians say they have never met an Aboriginal person. This vibrant kaleidoscopic hour introduces a diverse cast of Indigenous characters ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013