News in Review - March 2000 The Senators: Selling the Home Team

As we have seen in previous News in Review stories, business and sport are inextricably linked and subject to the same market forces and market realities as other businesses. This story, which focuses on the Ottawa Senators NHL hockey team, also examines the medium-market sport franchises of Canada’s “national game” in Quebec City, Winnipeg and Edmonton. The role of government ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:45
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2000

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The National The Sharing Economy

Taxis and hotels are two businesses being disrupted by a new business model based on an old idea: sharing. Airbnb, Uber and other online services help connect people willing to offer their underused apartment, automobile passenger space or other assets to those who want access to them. The sharing (or peer-to-peer) economy is worth billions of dollars and growing. But ...
  • 2014
  • 00:10:47
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/02/2014

Charly and Max get involved The shopping spree

Charly takes stock of her clothes and reviews her buying list to keep only what she really needs.
  • 2014
  • 00:02:14
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/03/2014

News in Review - December 2011 The Struggle to Save Canada's Farmland

Every year Canada loses thousands of acres of farmland. The land is lost when farmers give up farming or sell their land to developers. But now some Canadians are trying to fight back. In this News in Review story we'll look at a group of farmers in Ontario who thought they were selling their land to a big company so ...
  • 2011
  • 00:13:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2011

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Venture The Wal-Martization of Canada / Vietnam Economic Boom

The Wal-Martization of Canada: Run with slogan-driven military precision, Wal-Mart is the world's most successful retailer. The company, however, has found their move into the Canadian market to be more difficult than expected. Wal-Mart's primary task is to build trust. This is difficult when you are an ultra-secretive American company with a troubling reputation. Venture addresses specific concerns and takes a rare look ...
  • 1994
  • 00:21:19
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

The National This app is 'the Airbnb for hourly paid work'

Hyr launched in February 2017 and connects restaurants and bars to temporary workers.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2018

The Passionate Eye This Changes Everything

Inspired by Naomi Klein’s international non-fiction bestseller on climate change, This Changes Everything, the film presents seven powerful portraits of communities on the front lines – from Montana’s Powder River Basin to the Alberta Tar Sands, from the coast of South India to Beijing and beyond. Interwoven with these stories of struggle is Klein’s narration, connecting the carbon in the air ...
  • 2015
  • 01:29:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/04/2016

Charly and Max get involved Tick-tock, tick-tock

Charly and Max invite players to come back in a month for the second season.
  • 2014
  • 00:01:26
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/03/2014

Charly and Max get involved Top secret!

Charly understands what personal information is and why it is important to keep it private.
  • 2014
  • 00:01:52
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/03/2014

The National Trans Mountain pipeline gets some environmentalists' support New

They argue that if the project doesn't get built, the risk of moving oil via rail or ships is far worse than a pipeline.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/06/2018