News in Review | Archives

Looking for News in Review stories from a particular month and year? This channel features an archive of News in Review broadcasts dating from the 1990-91 through to 2019-20 seasons, covering the key stories that mattered most to Canadian educators.

Each story comes with a teacher guide that teases out key concepts and questions to help your students develop a well-trained eye and ear for what matters.

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News in Review - October 1995 The Bernardo Case: The Monsters Among Us

When a horrifying and sensational case such as this happens, society itself is also a victim and viewers become "survivors". This report looks at the larger issues involving the legal system, the media, and society in general.
  • 1995
  • 00:11:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/1995

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News in Review - October 1995 The UN Women's Summit: Two Weeks In China

Women from around the world gather in China, a country that severely limits human rights and fears open discussion, to discuss problems that affect them all and to establish new directions.
  • 1995
  • 00:10:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/15/1995

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News in Review - September 1995 The United Nations: Struggling at 50

The difficulty in which the UN finds itself in Bosnia is the point of departure for examining the past, present and future of this international organization.
  • 1995
  • 00:17:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1995

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News in Review - September 1995 Ontario Turns Right: Harris Hits Hard

This report summarizes an important provincial election, the Common Sense Revolution, and its implications for the entire country.
  • 1995
  • 00:10:45
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1995

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News in Review - September 1995 The Air India Crash: A Racist Investigation?

Ten years after the crash, charges persist that the crime would have been solved long ago if the majority of the victims had been white Canadians.
  • 1995
  • 00:10:50
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1995

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News in Review - September 1995 The Latimer Case: Mercy or Murder?

What is the Latimer case all about? First and foremost it is about Tracy Latimer, a young Saskatchewan girl severely disabled with cerebral palsy who was intentionally killed by her father, Robert. It is also about her family who loved her and suffered with her. The killing of Tracy by her father has been characterized as everything from premeditated criminal ...
  • 1995
  • 00:13:54
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 09/15/1995

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News in Review - May 1995 The Fish War: Pirates or Patriots?

Canada's actions to cut back Spanish overfishing on the Grand Banks is the point of departure for looking at the dwindling fishing industry and international politics.
  • 1995
  • 00:14:45
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1995

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News in Review - May 1995 Global Warming: A Progress Report

Following the Berlin Conference, this report looks at the issues of air pollution and the impact of global warming.
  • 1995
  • 00:12:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1995

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News in Review - May 1995 Quebec Separatism: Campaign Stalled?

This update focuses on the Sovereignty Commissions' reports.
  • 1995
  • 00:17:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1995

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News in Review - May 1995 Victory in Europe: 50 Years Later

A half century after the event, this report examines the historical significance and meaning of V-E Day.
  • 1995
  • 00:11:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1995

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