CBC News Of Fatwas and Beauty Queens

Of Fatwas and Beauty Queens focuses on 21-year-old Isioma Daniel, who was enjoying her first job as a journalist when a single sentence spun her life and her country into chaos. Nigeria was hosting the Miss World pageant and Daniel was assigned to cover it. But a few words in one article considered heresy by Nigeria's mullahs sparked riots that ...
  • 2004
  • 00:43:52
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Small Talk Our World

In this Small Talk episode, kids share their thoughts on the planet as a whole and how we as people can improve it.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:11
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 11/20/2017

Andrew Marr's History of the World Paul the Apostle

Tentmaker Saul becomes Paul on the road to Damascus.
  • 2012
  • 00:07:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/27/2020

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News in Review - September 2002 Pilgrimage to Canada: Youth, Faith and the Pope

Hundreds of thousands of Catholic youth from around the world converge in Toronto for a pilgrimage and an opportunity to meet and pray with the Pope. We look at the issue of young people and faith – mainly from a Catholic perspective, but also including the views of young people from other religions.
  • 2002
  • 00:15:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2002

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The Fifth Estate Polygamy in Canada: An open secret

Polygamy is against the Canadian Criminal Code, yet some imams are openly willing to perform a marriage for Muslim men who want second wives, including one of the most prominent imams in the country.
  • 2019
  • 00:16:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/25/2020

News in Review - February 2014 Pope Francis Making Headlines

In March 2013, Jorge Maria Bergoglio, a humble cardinal from Argentina, became the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church. He took the name Pope Francis and promised change at the Vatican. Within months he was making headlines for his openness to new ideas and willingness to change. 
  • 2014
  • 00:15:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2014

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News in Review - May 2005 Pope John Paul II, 1920-2005

On April 2 2005, Pope John Paul II died in his Vatican apartment after a long and debilitating illness. He had been Pope for almost 30 years and had left a giant mark on his church and the world. In this News and Review story we’ll look at the life and legacy of Pope John Paul II. We’ll show you ...
  • 2005
  • 00:15:32
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2005

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The National Quebec considers ban on religious symbols for public servants

Quebec’s premier-designate François Legault says his new government wants to implement a ban on public servants wearing visible religious symbols.
  • 2018
  • 00:02:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/06/2018

News in Review - December 2007 Quebec's Big Accommodation Debate

In Quebec, a two-person commission is holding public hearings into how immigrants should fit in and what if anything their new society should do to accommodate them. The hearings have caused a storm of controversy in the province, with critics accusing them of fostering intolerance. In this News in Review story we’ll travel to the small town of Herouxville to ...
  • 2007
  • 00:14:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2007

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The National Residential school survivor in search of apology from Pope Francis

As the Pope prepares for a historic summit on sexual abuse in the priesthood, a Canadian Indigenous woman is getting ready to take her painful story to the Vatican in search of an apology from the head of the Catholic Church.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:43
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/25/2019

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