A Choice for K'aila
  • 1990
  • 00:27:35
  • 15-17

Man Alive
A Choice for K'aila

Should parents pay any price to prolong the life of a dying child? What if the only medical treatment available brings with it possible long-term suffering? This is the story of K'aila, whose parents fought their doctor in a court battle over a potentially life-saving liver transplant.
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
A Deathly Silence
  • 2003
  • 00:51:08
  • 15-17

CBC | Radio-Canada Documentary
A Deathly Silence

The last moments of Segun Farquharson's life were recorded on his cell phone as he pleaded for his life. He had just finished eating a meal at home when he got a call on his cell phone. Segun and a friend went to meet two men in a car. An argument ensued and Segun's battered body was found with a ...
  • Added on: 06/14/2013
A Look Back at Law and Social Justice 2013
  • 2013
  • 00:16:13
  • 13-14

News in Review - December 2013
A Look Back at Law and Social Justice 2013

From a crack-smoking mayor to a mainstream federal leader willing to legalize marijuana, the year 2013 put Canada on the map when it comes to the issue of illegal drugs in modern society. In Quebec, a province often in the news for cultural reasons, a fresh controversy ignited over the issue of religion versus identity. In Toronto, videos from a ...
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects
  • 2013
  • 00:03:07
  • 15-17

The National
Aboriginal Children Used as Test Subjects

Newly surfaced documents shine a light on experiments that were conducted on hundreds of aboriginal individuals, most of them young children, during and following World War II. Residential schools were the testing grounds for government scientists to observe the effects of several products on the malnurished bodies of aboriginal children without their consent or even their knowing. 
  • Added on: 04/15/2014
Aboriginal Education
  • 2013
  • 00:05:09
  • 13-14

Metro Morning
Aboriginal Education

Matt Galloway spoke with Martha Perry. She is the principal at St. Clement's School. The school has made it a priority to incorporate current aboriginal issues into their curriculum.
  • Added on: 02/13/2014
Aboriginal People and the Police
  • 2009
  • 00:26:52
  • 13-14

ReVision Quest
Aboriginal People and the Police

What’s the real reason for police violence against Aboriginal men? ReVision Quest is back by popular demand. First Nations comic and host Darrell Dennis tackles assumptions about his aboriginal culture with humour and personality.
  • Added on: 12/11/2013
Aboriginal Women's Panel Discussion
  • 2015
  • 00:59:08
  • 13-14

CBC News Vancouver
Aboriginal Women's Panel Discussion Classroom Favourites

This video captures the CBC Vancouver Inspiration Series: Dream Makers, a June 2015 panel event that highlights successful aboriginal women and celebrates the unique experiences that have led them to become leaders in the community. The panel discussion featured four female leaders who shared their stories of how they overcame challenges to achieve success.
  • Added on: 06/17/2015
Aboriginals and New Canadians: The Missing Conversation
  • 2009
  • 00:54:00
  • 15-17

Ideas
Aboriginals and New Canadians: The Missing Conversation

The words "We are a Metis nation" open John Ralston Saul's recent book, A Fair Country. In the 2009 UBC-Laurier Institution Multiculturalism Lecture, he argues that aboriginal values have fundamentally shaped the character of Canadian society.
  • Added on: 02/13/2014
Afghanistan and the Rights of Women
  • 2009
  • 00:14:30
  • 13-14

News in Review - May 2009
Afghanistan and the Rights of Women

One of the goals of Canada’s mission in Afghanistan is to try to improve the rights of women. But that campaign was dealt a blow when the Afghan government unveiled some controversial legislation. The legislation would make many women financially and sexually subservient to their husbands. In this News in Review story we’ll examine why the Afghan government did what ...
Africa on the Move: A Dream of Millions (Part 1 of 4)
  • 2010
  • 00:42:53
  • 13-14

Doc Zone
Africa on the Move: A Dream of Millions (Part 1 of 4)

Now South Africa is the most powerful commercial centre on the continent and attracts eager investors from around the globe. In Soweto, meet a woman who began life sleeping with six siblings on one blanket, selling corn to black commuters. Today, Nancy Nxumalo is one of the most influential businesspeople in this energetic, storied township.
  • Added on: 09/20/2013