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Library and Archives Canada Mackenzie King: Against his Will

William Lyon Mackenzie King was Canada’s longest serving prime minister, an accomplished politician and a prolific writer. He kept an ongoing diary from 1893, until a few days before his death in 1950, in which he wrote down meticulous accounts of his life in politics and fascinating details from his private life. This episode features professor and author Christopher Dummitt, ...
  • 2018
  • 01:01:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/22/2021

News in Review - March 2006 Stephen Harper: The Path to Power

On February 6, 2006, Stephen Harper was sworn in as the 22nd Prime Minister of Canada. The Conservative Party leader has been a familiar figure on the Canadian political scene for a number of years. However, many Canadians don't know much about him, or why he decided to enter politics. In this News in Review story we'll look at Stephen ...
  • 2006
  • 00:14:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2006

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News in Review - October 2000 Pierre Trudeau: Captivating a Nation

Never before had Canada seen anything like Pierre Trudeau – neither in life nor in death. As Prime Minister for 15 years, he set bold initiatives, redefined what it meant to be a Canadian and was the leading actor on the national political scene. Whether patriating the constitution, enacting the Charter of Rights, promoting bilingualism or nurturing a greater sense ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2000

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