News in Review - December 2012 U.S. Election: Obama Re-elected

Barack Obama is the President of the United States for another four years after defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney. We review the campaign and look at both men’s successes and failures.
  • 2012
  • 00:16:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/2012

News in Review - March 2004 U.S. Primaries: Choosing A Challenger

Democratic Party supporters in the United States have been voting in primaries and caucuses to choose a presidential nominee. They are hoping to pick a candidate capable of beating George W. Bush in November’s presidential election. Havard Gould looks at the winners and losers of the race to be the Democratic challenger, and at some of the big issues shaping ...
  • 2004
  • 00:12:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2004

News in Review - May 2001 U.S.-China: The Risks of Spying

The collision between a U.S. spy plane and a Chinese fighter aircraft and the diplomatic crisis that ensued exposed the dangerous fragility of U.S.-Chinese relations. Despite a booming economic relationship, China and the United States continue to debate issues such as the future of Taiwan, the U.S. Missile Defence Program, human rights, Chinese membership in the World Trade Organization and ...
  • 2001
  • 00:14:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/2001

CBC News Uganda's Haunted Children

It’s been called the Pearl of Africa. But more recently Uganda’s been known as the worst country in the world to be a child, where an entire generation has been caught up in a bloody civil war. Fighting the government for 20 years, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) is known for its unspeakable brutality and has built its ranks by ...
  • 2006
  • 00:42:57
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - February 2005 Ukraine Vote: A Peaceful Revolution

In late December 2004, Ukrainians went to the polls to choose a president for the second time in just over a month. The results of the first election were annulled after millions of people took to the streets to protest against widespread voter fraud. In this News in Review story we’ll show you how Ukrainians challenged a corrupt political system – and ...
  • 2005
  • 00:14:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2005

News in Review - November 2000 UN Peacekeeping in the New Millennium

In September 2000, the United Nations hosted a meeting of the largest number of world leaders to ever gather in one spot. And they came to chart a new course for this troubled and controversial world body, which recently marked its 50th anniversary. For Canadians, the meeting was especially significant when the discussions focused on the past and future roles ...
  • 2000
  • 00:10:43
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2000

Canada: The Story of Us United at War (1939-1944)

WWII, a war even more terrible than the last, demands courage, commitment and ingenuity. Canada meets this challenge head on, giving everything we have at home and abroad. Canadians come together, working and fighting for a common cause. United – at war. Features stories/events include: building planes / Battle of Britain, women joining the workforce to support the war effort, ...
  • 2017
  • 00:44:16
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

News in Review - October 2001 United States Under Terrorist Attack

Reviewing the tragic events in the United States, this News in Review story examines what this terrorist attack means in global terms and the implications for North Americans especially. We also review issues related to emergency measures and crisis management, public coping strategies, and issues of media coverage. The extended report assesses what happened and the immediate aftermath; it examines ...
  • 2001
  • 00:30:54
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/2001

CBC News V-E Day 60th

The tide had turned in Europe during the Spring of 1945, but Canadians were still fighting. Our brave soldiers were given orders to liberate the people of Holland from Nazi occupation. They fought with their hearts until freedom was finally won. The Dutch have never forgotten the sacrifice. Sixty years later, their unwavering gratitude is captured as thousands gathered for ...
  • 2005
  • 01:59:31
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Nazi Megastructures V2 Rocket Bases

The first ever long-range rockets were designed and built by the Nazis in a network of top secret research labs, underground silos and hi-tech launch pads. This is the story of how scientist Werner von Braun heralded the birth of ballistic missiles and laid the technological foundations for the space race.
  • 2013
  • 00:44:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/05/2016

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