The National Tom Longboat: Canadian history behind the June 4 Google Doodle New

The June 4, 2018 Google Doodle honoured legendary Indigenous Canadian athlete Tom Longboat, who was born on this day in 1887. A runner from Ontario's Six Nations Reserve, Longboat shattered records and stereotypes.
  • 2018
  • 00:01:26
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 07/27/2018

CBC News Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Three times in the 20th century, Canada played a major role in a terrible war. 116,000 Canadians were killed in World War I, World War II, and the Korean War. They are buried overseas, where they fell. But 27,000 Canadians who were killed have no known graves. Their final resting place is marked by a headstone with no name, or ...
  • 2000
  • 01:28:19
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Adrienne Clarkson Presents Tomson Highway: Native Voice

The popular prime-time arts program Adrienne Clarkson Presents profiles Tomson Highway, Canada's first native playwright to achieve success in Canadian mainstream theatre. The program includes a visit to Highway's home in Brochet, Manitoba, and excerpts from his play Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing.
  • 1990
  • 00:46:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Man Alive Tonight's the Night

Humans are sexual beings from birth to death, but the ways in which sexuality is expressed may change with age. Man Alive talks to three couples about sex after 60 in a revealing portrait of love, romance and the need for companionship in elderly people. A nursing home director attests to the fact the elderly are flirtatious with each other (nursing homes ...
  • 1995
  • 00:24:02
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 04/01/2015

Mansbridge One on One Tony Blair

Peter Mansbridge sits down with former UK prime minister Tony Blair to talk about populism in politics after Brexit and the U.S. presidential election.
  • 2016
  • 00:22:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/21/2017

News in Review - September 2007 Tony Blair's Ten Years in Power

In late June 2007 Tony Blair stepped down as Prime Minister of Britain. Blair is considered by many to have been one of Britain’s most successful prime ministers. In recent years, however, his popularity had slumped, mainly because of his support for the U.S.-led war in Iraq. In this News in Review story we’ll take a close-up look at Blair’s ...
  • 2007
  • 00:15:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2007

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The Fifth Estate Too Young to Lose

This documentary from CBC's The Fifth Estate tells the story of four young Edmonton women who became ensnared in the sex trade, singled out and exploited by pimps preying upon their vulnerability. Mark Kelley sat down with these young women to find out how they were recruited and groomed for the sex trade. The Fifth Estate also spoke with police and with community and ...
  • 2015
  • 00:41:40
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/14/2016

The Fifth Estate Top Gun: Video Gaming Obsession

On the 2008 Thanksgiving weekend, Steve and Angelika Crisp confiscated their son Brandon's Xbox. He retaliated by running away from home, and a much-publicized and unthinkable tragedy followed: his body was discovered three weeks later. Brandon's death became a national news story about much more than just another teen runaway. His disappearance and death revealed to parents a darker aspect ...
  • 2009
  • 00:41:50
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - September 2006 Toronto Arrests: 18 Face Terror Charges

In a series of raids during the summer of 2006, 18 Toronto-area men were arrested and charged with plotting to carry out terrorist attacks in Canada. In this News in Review story we'll look at what is being described as one of Canada's biggest-ever counterterrorism investigations. We'll look at who the suspects are and what they're accused of doing. We'll ...
  • 2006
  • 00:13:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2006

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The National Toronto teens want better protection from predatory teachers New

Teens from several Toronto high schools walked out of class in protest on May 11, 2018, because they want better protection from predatory teachers.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2018