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On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 8 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 8 features more highlights from On the Coast's public forum at the Fountainhead Pub in Vancouver.
  • 2014
  • 00:14:58
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 7 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. In Part 7, Stephen Quinn interviews Matthew Lazin-Ryder and they go over the many letters, emails and notes they have received ...
  • 2014
  • 00:11:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 6 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 6 features Matthew Lazin-Ryder's documentary about a man, “Andrew” (name used to protect identity), coming out as a senior citizen.
  • 2014
  • 00:07:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 5 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. In Part 5, Dean Malone discusses his attempt to build a LGBT care facility in Vancouver.
  • 2014
  • 00:08:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 4 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. In Part 4, Jennifer Chen tells the story of transgender senior Nanci Blu.
  • 2014
  • 00:09:47
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 3 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 3 includes Dr. Sylvia Guillemi's story about helping patients into their second and third decade of living with HIV and ...
  • 2014
  • 00:15:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 2 of 8) Classroom Favourites

In the special series Gay and Grey, the team from On the Coast discusses how well Canadian care facilities are meeting the needs of LGBT seniors with Dr. Shari Brotman, and we hear Lisa Christiansen about a lesbian couple finding support from friends.
  • 2014
  • 00:14:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/30/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 1 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 1 includes Stephen Quinn's documentary about former city councillor Alan Herbert.
  • 2014
  • 00:09:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/30/2021

News in Review - March 2021 Gender Inequality: The Pandemic's Impact on Women

During the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the groups that has been disproportionately affected is women. Women tend to be the majority of workers in front-facing service jobs. When COVID-19 hit, many of those jobs disappeared. Also, women still bear more of the responsibility for childcare and household management, resulting in many leaving the workforce as schools and daycares shuttered. Statistics ...
  • 2021
  • 00:16:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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CBC News Looking Back: The Accidental MLA

Saskatchewan's first female MLA is elected to replace her late husband in the legislature but does little to promote the women's movement.
  • 2001
  • 00:04:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/05/2021

CBC Docs POV Never Too Old

"A sweet little old lady, I am not!" Olive, 81, is working hard to get a PhD and help change the world for older women in her rural community. Never Too Old follows Olive Bryanton as she navigates through the final year of her doctoral program at the University of Prince Edward Island. According to Bryanton, more than half of ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:18
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/01/2020

News in Review - September 2020 Black Lives Matter Canada: A Call for Racial Equality

The death of George Floyd in May 2020 during an arrest in Minneapolis led to widespread protests across the U.S. and around the globe, with calls for an end to racial inequality and police violence against Black people. In Canada, thousands marched under the banner of Black Lives Matter, demanding an end to racism here too. Those protests highlighted the ...
  • 2020
  • 00:15:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/30/2020

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Good People with Mark Sakamoto Between the Cracks

Host Mark Sakamoto investigates the homelessness crisis in Hamilton, Ontario before looking to Medicine Hat, Alberta for innovative solutions — specifically the Housing First approach.
  • 2019
  • 00:22:07
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/22/2020

CBC Docs POV My Farmland

My Farmland is a powerful film about how Chinese investors and immigrant farmers are changing the landscape of Canadian farming and the impact of this change on local farmers. With intimate and unique access, the film captures the subjects’ deep emotional journeys in a changing world and the challenges both cultures face in the agriculture business. The film delves into ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/17/2020

CBC Docs POV Year of the Gun

A powerful examination of Toronto’s escalation in gun violence and its impact on community safety and well-being. Toronto markets itself as a world-class, diverse and tolerant city. But if you scratch beneath the surface, the 428 shootings that took place in 2018 will tell a different story. Captured in this documentary by Toronto filmmaker Marc de Guerre, it’s a story of ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:09
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/15/2020

BBC Documentaries Teenage and Gay

Young gay people in the UK are increasingly discovering the self-awareness and confidence to come out while still in school. In recent years there has been a revolution in social acceptance, but coming out while still a teen is always fraught with difficulties and potential danger. This documentary follows five British teenagers as they come out, capturing intimate first-hand experiences, ...
  • 2015
  • 00:47:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/10/2020

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Stacey Dooley Investigates Russia's War on Women

Behind closed doors, Russian society has a dark secret. It is estimated that thousands of Russian women are murdered every year by their husbands or partners. Domestic violence is so deep-rooted in Russia there's even a well-known saying: 'If he beats you, it means he loves you'. Despite the scale of the problem, in February 2017 the Russian government decriminalized ...
  • 2017
  • 00:50:17
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 07/09/2020

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The National Aunt Jemima to rebrand, end use of racist stereotype

The Aunt Jemima brand is based on a racist stereotype, but amid mounting criticism its 131-year history is coming to an end.
  • 2020
  • 00:02:22
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2020

The National Report outlines racism's impact on COVID-19 outbreak in U.K.

A new report from the British Medical Association says racism could be partly to blame for the deadly impact of COVID-19 on Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities. The report calls for more detailed data collection, culturally targeted education campaigns and better occupational risk assessments.
  • 2020
  • 00:01:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/30/2020

The National Montreal's poorest and predominantly Black neighbourhoods hit hardest by COVID-19

Areas of Montreal with higher Black populations and more cramped housing conditions also report more cases of COVID-19, according to data analyzed by CBC News.
  • 2020
  • 00:01:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/17/2020

Canadian Race Relations Foundation Accidental Activist

Accidental Activist is a story of an immigrant from Tanzania who came to Canada as a young boy. In the process of overcoming personal challenges of identity and belonging, El-Farouk has dedicated himself to creating a world of wellness and oneness.
  • 2020
  • 00:22:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/14/2020

Canadian Race Relations Foundation The Science of Racism

This video explores the ways in which our brain compartmentalizes, classifies and subconsciously discriminates in order to make sense of the world around us.
  • 2018
  • 00:51:07
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/14/2020

Canadian Race Relations Foundation Walking in Two Worlds

This film follows the story of Chloe Dragon Smith, a young Metis woman from the small northern city of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. She is of Chipewyan and European heritage and she grew up close to her Indigenous cultural values and learned traditional skills for living on the land. This northern upbringing shaped her values today.
  • 2020
  • 00:22:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/14/2020

Canadian Race Relations Foundation Mother Tongues: The Journey of Tam Goossen

Through the lens of her life story, Toronto activist and educator Tam Goossen speaks to the challenges and triumphs of Chinese-Canadian communities.
  • 2019
  • 00:22:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/14/2020

Canadian Race Relations Foundation Inuk Butterfly

Olivia Lya Thomassie is an Inuk woman following her path through art. Beading, photography and tattooing are her defense against prejudice and difficulty. This documentary explores her complex search for identity in the face of culture shock. Her resilience and her thirst for adventure mirror the flight of a butterfly in nature or in the immense urban landscape. In French ...
  • 2020
  • 00:22:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/14/2020