Oil and Water: The Standoff at Standing Rock
  • 2017
  • 00:15:14
  • 13-14

News in Review - February 2017
Oil and Water: The Standoff at Standing Rock New

In early 2016, the Dakota Access Pipeline was near completion when members of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North Dakota began their protest. The line was to go under the Missouri River at Lake Oahe, next to the Standing Rock Reservation. Members claimed it would threaten their water. They gathered, at first by the hundreds and within months by ...
Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo
  • 2017
  • 00:20:21
  • 13-14

News in Review - February 2017
Civilians Under Siege: The Battle for Aleppo New

For nearly six years the residents of Syria have dealt with war. But it was the battle for the city of Aleppo that finally drew international outrage: thousands of civilians trapped in the city, bombarded, starving, and with little or no medical facilities. For weeks the opposing sides lay siege and citizens paid the price as the world, for the ...
One Year On: Canada’s Syrian Refugee Program
  • 2017
  • 00:22:01
  • 13-14

News in Review - February 2017
One Year On: Canada’s Syrian Refugee Program New

A year after settling in Canada, thousands of Syrian refugees are ​facing a new challenge as their government sponsor​ship​ is about to end. It hasn’t been easy for every immigrant, and some are struggling. The CBC​'s​ Susan Ormiston met the Tonbari family​ over a year ago​ in Lebanon as they were fleeing Syria, their war torn homeland. She went back ...
The Sioux Lookout Solution: ​Playing ​Hockey Not Hookey
  • 2017
  • 00:13:06
  • 9-12

News in Review - February 2017
The Sioux Lookout Solution: ​Playing ​Hockey Not Hookey New

There are big problems in Canada’s remote northern communities keeping kids in school. Many drop out, turning instead to alcohol, drugs or worse. Recently, one school board in northwestern Ontario came up with a solution to get kids engaged. It made hockey a part of the physical education curriculum. Dubbed the “Hockey Academy,” the program is now in three schools ...
The Aga Khan
  • 2015
  • 00:22:37
  • 13-14

Mansbridge One on One
The Aga Khan New

A rare conversation with the leader of the world's 15 million Ismaili Muslims.
  • Added on: 02/16/2017
Young voters disappointed after Liberals bail on electoral reform
  • 2017
  • 00:07:40
  • 13-14

Power & Politics
Young voters disappointed after Liberals bail on electoral reform New

Does abandoning electoral reform disenfranchise young voters? Jesse Hitchcock of Young Voters of PEI and Eileen Kilgour, Fair Vote Canada, react to the government's decision to turn its back on the promise to change Canada's voting system.
  • Added on: 02/16/2017
O'Leary Bid
  • 2017
  • 00:10:43
  • 13-14

Power & Politics
O'Leary Bid New

Businessman Kevin O'Leary explains his reasons for seeking the Conservative leadership and his plans for defeating the Liberals in 2019.
  • Added on: 02/16/2017
Standing Rock
  • 2017
  • 00:02:16
  • 13-14

The National
Standing Rock New

Demonstrators remain to protest Donald Trump's approval of the Dakota Access pipeline, but Standing Rock Sioux Tribe leaders want to move the fight to the courts.
  • Added on: 02/16/2017
Living in Hope: Viola Desmond's Story
  • 2007
  • 00:54:30
  • 13-14

The Sunday Edition
Living in Hope: Viola Desmond's Story New

This special presentation from CBC Radio's Sunday Edition is a dramatized account of a pivotal moment in Canadian race relations. On November 8, 1946 Viola Desmond refuses to move to the upstairs balcony in the Roseland Theatre, and is forcibly removed from the theatre and thrown in jail. The resulting legal battle was taken all the way to the Nova ...
  • Added on: 02/02/2017
Destination Mars
  • 2016
  • 00:43:45
  • 13-14

The Nature of Things
Destination Mars New

The rush has begun to put humans on the red planet as soon as possible. Not only is there great interest from industrial titans like Elon Musk of SpaceX and Jeff Bezos of Amazon fame, but there are also specialists lecturing on mining Mars, corporate property rights and space law. There are discussions about “terraforming” Mars — making it a second ...
  • Added on: 01/31/2017