9/11: The Day that Changed the World
  • 2006
  • 00:11:25
  • 13-14

News in Review - October 2006
9/11: The Day that Changed the World

On September 11, 2006, the world marked the fifth anniversary of a deadly attack on the United States. On that day in 2001, a group of Al Qaeda terrorists flew three airliners into buildings in New York and Washington. A fourth hijacked plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania. Almost 3,000 people, including 24 Canadians, were killed. In this News ...
A Day of Protest: Shutting Down Toronto
  • 1996
  • 00:12:31
  • 13-14

News in Review - December 1996
A Day of Protest: Shutting Down Toronto

This report looks at a case study in labour’s attempt to rally support against a way of governing that it says is widening the gulf between the rich and poor.
A Jihadi in the Family
  • 2016
  • 00:44:16
  • 15-17

Firsthand
A Jihadi in the Family

How could a much-loved boy born and raised in Calgary become a violent extremist that embraced a life of terrorism halfway around the world? This emotional documentary tries to answer these difficult questions as it follows Christianne Boudreau, the mother of just such a young man. She tries to understand what happened to her son, Damian Clairmont, with a firm ...
  • Added on: 05/31/2016
A Look Back at Business 2013
  • 2013
  • 00:14:16
  • 13-14

News in Review - December 2013
A Look Back at Business 2013

From low tech to high tech to labour, 2013 brought of mixture of success and failure in the business world. BlackBerry faltered while Canada's federal and provincial governments made cooperating with others a way to success. Meanwhile, the uneasy relationship between ethics and business came to the fore in the aftermath of a tragedy overseas.
A New Beginning: Iraqis Try Democracy
  • 2005
  • 00:15:07
  • 13-14

News in Review - March 2005
A New Beginning: Iraqis Try Democracy

On January 30, 2005, Iraqis went to the polls in the first truly free elections in their country’s history. Insurgents had threatened to kill anyone who voted, and 36 people did die in a number of attacks. But many Iraqis were not intimidated, and voter turnout was much higher than expected. In this News in Review story we’ll look at ...
A New Leader for the NDP
  • 2003
  • 00:15:21
  • 13-14

News in Review - February 2003
A New Leader for the NDP

This January the federal NDP chose Jack Layton as its new party leader. Layton has taken on a tough job; in the last election the NDP received its lowest popular vote ever, and so more than ever the survival of the party is at stake. News in Review takes a look at Layton’s road to victory and examines the NDP’s ...
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects
  • 2013
  • 00:03:07
  • 15-17

The National
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects

Newly surfaced documents shine a light on experiments that were conducted on hundreds of aboriginal individuals, most of them young children, during and following World War II. Residential schools were the testing grounds for government scientists to observe the effects of several products on the malnurished bodies of aboriginal children without their consent or even their knowing. 
  • Added on: 04/15/2014
Aboriginals and H1N1
  • 2009
  • 00:27:02
  • 13-14

ReVision Quest
Aboriginals and H1N1

First Nations living in Manitoba are six times more likely to get the H1N1 virus. Are Native people more susceptible, or is the system sick?
  • Added on: 12/11/2013
Afghanistan and the Rights of Women
  • 2009
  • 00:14:30
  • 13-14

News in Review - May 2009
Afghanistan and the Rights of Women

One of the goals of Canada’s mission in Afghanistan is to try to improve the rights of women. But that campaign was dealt a blow when the Afghan government unveiled some controversial legislation. The legislation would make many women financially and sexually subservient to their husbands. In this News in Review story we’ll examine why the Afghan government did what ...
Afghanistan's Troubled Election
  • 2009
  • 00:15:54
  • 13-14

News in Review - October 2009
Afghanistan's Troubled Election

In late August 2009, Afghans went to the polls to choose a President and members of the provincial council. Canada’s troops in that war-torn country helped provide security so the vote could take place. But the election was marred by violence and voting irregularities. In this News in Review story we’ll look at what happened and why the result was ...