News in Review 1990-1992

Looking for news stories from a particular month and year? This channel features an archive of News in Review broadcasts dating from 1990 to 1992, covering the key stories from the period that matter most to Canadian educators.All stories feature a comprehensive, classroom-ready resource guide developed by experienced teachers. The broad range of lesson plans and activities will appeal to all type of learners.

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News in Review - December 1990 The Meech Lake Special

This 1990 fall special covers three important time periods and explores chronologically the events leading to the failure of the Meech Lake Accord. The Roots of Meech covers the years 1759-1968. The second period, The Trudeau Years, takes us through 1968-1984, and the final segment, The Key Players, brings us to June 24, 1990, the day the Accord died. Archival ...
  • 1990
  • 00:55:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/26/2014

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News in Review - September 1990 Oka

Canada’s summer peace was exploded in Oka (Kanesatake) and Chateaugay (Kahnawake) as armed Mohawk Warriors confronted first the Quebec provincial police and then the Canadian Armed Forces. The conflict quickly escalated from one in which the Mohawks attempted to prevent the expansion of a golf course into their territory to one of diametrically opposed views of law, land and rights.
  • 1990
  • 00:14:33
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/25/2014

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News in Review - September 1990 Donald Marshall

The Donald Marshall case is as straightforward as it is tragic. Marshall is a Mi’kmaq man who spent 11 years in prison for a crime he did not commit. The subsequent inquiry showed evidence that discrimination and incorrect procedures led to this miscarriage of justice. The justice and police systems not only failed him, they indicted, tried, convicted and, ultimately, ...
  • 1990
  • 00:10:07
  • 13-14
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News in Review - December 1990 Western Alienation

The rise of the Reform Party is the focus for this examination of Western Canadian politics.
  • 1990
  • 00:15:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1990

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News in Review - December 1990 The Canadian Hostages

This report on Canada's role in the Gulf Crisis focuses on the plight of Canadian hostages held in Iraq and the attempts made to have them released.
  • 1990
  • 00:11:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1990

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News in Review - December 1990 The Clean Air Act

Will the Clean Air Act passed in the U.S. have a significant impact on the Canadian environment and economy?
  • 1990
  • 00:13:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1990

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News in Review - December 1990 Remembering

Dan Bjarnason reviews Canada's role in a number of world conflicts, as well as Remembrance Day itself.
  • 1990
  • 00:13:22
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/15/1990

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News in Review - November 1990 The Senate and the GST

The Senate's reaction to the GST and the struggle by Liberal senators to stop its passage form the backdrop for exploring the role of the Senate and the impact on Canadians.
  • 1990
  • 00:13:20
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/1990

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News in Review - November 1990 The UN Children's Summit

The report on the United Nation's International Children's Summit provides a disturbing look at the appalling conditions in which millions of the world's children live.
  • 1990
  • 00:10:16
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/1990

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News in Review - November 1990 The Persian Gulf Oil Crisis

The Persian Gulf situation and its effect on world oil prices is the point of departure for examining Canada's oil needs.
  • 1990
  • 00:09:43
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/1990

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