Religions of the World The Jewish story of Moses

This film focuses on Judaism. It narrates the story of Moses as he grows up watching the Jewish people enslaved and follows him as he leads his people to freedom, through the Red Sea to their promised land.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:04
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/22/2021

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Religions of the World Sikh stories

This film focuses on Sikhism and features the stories of The Milk & The Jasmine Flower and Duni Chand & the Silver Needle. Guru Nanak shows the townspeople there is always room in the world for more holiness, and that only good deeds go with us to the next world, not money and gold.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:25
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/18/2021

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CBC Docs POV To the Worlds

Each of these women are growing older (some older than others!), but that won't stop them from competing in an international figure skating competition, or having a lot of fun along the way.
  • 2019
  • 00:44:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/18/2021

Religions of the World The Hindu story of Rama and Sita

Rama and Sita is one of the main stories from Hinduism. This story is connected with Diwali - the annual festival of light held every autumn. It is about Rama rescuing Sita from the demon King Ravana with the help of Hanuman and his monkey army.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:57
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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Religions of the World The Five Pillars of Islam

This film focuses on Islam and follows Amina as she explains the Five Pillars of Islam (Shahadah, Salah, Zakah, Sawm and Hajj) to her little brother Rahib.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:36
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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Religions of the World The Buddhist story of Siddhartha and the Swan and The Monkey King

This film focuses on Buddhism, and narrates two Buddhist stories - the story of Siddhartha rescuing the hurt swan, and of the Monkey King showing the greedy human king the importance of caring for his people.
  • 2016
  • 00:04:19
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/16/2021

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News in Review - March 2021 Women of Influence: Kamala Harris and Amanda Gorman

In January 2021, Kamala Harris became the highest-ranking woman in U.S. history when she was sworn in as the first female vice-president — and the first Black woman and person of South Asian descent to hold the position. Born in California, Harris has ties to Canada having attended high school in Montreal. Another exciting voice heard at the U.S. presidential ...
  • 2021
  • 00:14:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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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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News in Review - February 2021 Republic in Peril: The Storming of the U.S. Capitol

On January 6, 2021, an angry mob of rioters, incited by the President of the United States, stormed the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. and smashed their way in. Hundreds of these insurgents looted the building, threatened politicians and took selfies. Five people died as a result, including one rioter and a police officer. President Donald Trump would stand accused ...
  • 2021
  • 00:20:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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News in Review - February 2021 Rewind: The Stories that Made 2020

COVID-19 is the story that everyone will remember from 2020. But there were many other important headline stories that happened in 2020, starting in January when Ukraine Flight 752 was shot down during takeoff from Tehran by an Iranian surface-to-air missile. The year also saw Canada’s largest mass shooting when 22 people were killed by a gunman in Nova Scotia. ...
  • 2021
  • 00:15:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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