The Current This Land is My Land: Nisga'a First Nation Moves to Privatize Land

As part of The Current's Project Money, Laura Lynch looks at a plan some are excited to begin, and others want to stop before it starts. Fifteen years after signing an historic and financially empowering land deal with the federal and provincial governments, the Nisga'a First Nation is among the first Aboriginal groups to approve ownership of private property.
  • 2013
  • 00:22:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 08/08/2014

The National Thomas Mulcair Interview

NDP Leader Tom Mulcair says his first acts as prime minister would include pulling Canadian Forces out of Iraq and Syria, bringing in 10,000 Syrian refugees and reducing taxes for small and medium-sized businesses. CBC News' chief correspondent Peter Mansbridge sits down for exclusive one-on-one interviews with each of the main federal party leaders in advance of the October 2015 ...
  • 2015
  • 00:32:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/18/2015

The Fifth Estate Throwaway Citizens

This documentary picks up pages of the bureaucratic paper trail which led to the ethnic cleansing of British Columbia – the internment of Japanese Canadians during World War II. There was never any legitimate security risk involved. Motive for the internment and confiscation of their property had everything to do with commercial jealousy and racism mixing with politics. After the ...
  • 1995
  • 00:32:15
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Anne Tightly Knotted to a Similar String

Anne must deal with the inevitability of womanhood when she gets her first period. Marilla and Matthew acclimatize to parenthood and revisit moments of their youth through Anne.
  • 2017
  • 00:44:08
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 05/17/2017

Documentary Time Bombs

In the spring of 1957, 40 young Canadian soldiers were sent to Nevada on a top secret mission. These young men did not know they would be used as guinea pigs in the most important nuclear test program of the Cold War. The American military wanted to know how the average soldier would hold up on a nuclear battlefield. With ...
  • 2007
  • 00:45:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/26/2016

News in Review - May 2012 Titanic: The Canadian Story

It's been 100 years since the giant passenger liner Titanic hit an iceberg and sank in the North Atlantic, off the coast of Newfoundland. In this News in Review story we look at the impact of the disaster, especially on Canadians in Halifax, where many of the dead are buried.
  • 2012
  • 00:14:50
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2012

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Doc Zone Titanic: The Canadian Story

CBC and Radio-Canada present a special documentary marking the centenary of one of the most tragic shipping disasters of our time. Among the more than 2,200 passengers and crew were 130 men, women and children bound for Canada. They came from all walks of life, some called Canada home, others chose this country as a place of opportunity or refuge. ...
  • 2012
  • 01:27:37
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - December 2005 To Stay or Go: Quebec Ten Years Later

On October 30, Canadians marked the 10th anniversary of the 1995 Quebec referendum. Two weeks later the Parti Québécois elected a new leader who promised, if elected premier, to hold another referendum on sovereignty soon. In this News and Review story we'll look at the race for the leadership of Quebec's separatist political party. We'll look back at the night ...
  • 2005
  • 00:14:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2005

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CBC News Special 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

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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