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 1990 to 2018, 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 - April 1997 Special Olympics: Taking Part

The Special Olympics Winter Games held in Toronto and Collingwood are the point of departure for examining the social issues and the social values they represent.
  • 1997
  • 00:11:28
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1997

News in Review - April 1997 War Criminals: Hiding in Canada

This story investigates the issue of Canada as a haven for accused war criminals, including those from the post-Second World War period and from recent conflicts such as those in Somalia, Bosnia and Rwanda.
  • 1997
  • 00:17:18
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1997

News in Review - April 1997 Deng Xiaoping: China at the Crossroads

The death of Deng is another turning point in the history of modern-day China. This story looks at the choices China must make following the death of a leader who liberated the entrepreneurial spirit and at the same time crushed a fledgling democracy movement.
  • 1997
  • 00:11:48
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1997

News in Review - April 1997 Film Animation: Canada on the World Stage

An art form and craft pioneered in Canada, animation is a medium that is a significant part of a multi-million dollar industry as well as an important expression of Canadian identity.
  • 1997
  • 00:15:43
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1997

News in Review - March 1997 The Airbus Affair: Apology Accepted

The official apology by Canada’s Justice Department to Brian Mulroney is the starting point for examining the legal and ethical issues surrounding the investigation.
  • 1997
  • 00:15:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1997

News in Review - March 1997 Serbia: Making Votes Count

Opposition protests in the streets, the final recognition of opposition electoral gains and the growing violence on the part of Serbia’s Albanian minority are the next chapters in the story of this European hot spot.
  • 1997
  • 00:13:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1997

News in Review - March 1997 The Arrow: A Myth Made in Canada

The interrelationship of history, myth and reality are key themes in this significant chapter in Canadian history.
  • 1997
  • 00:12:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1997

News in Review - March 1997 Peru: The Embassy Siege

This report looks at the marathon occupation of the Japanese ambassador’s residence in Lima and what it means in terms of the Fujimoro government, the guerrilla movement in Peru and terrorism in general.
  • 1997
  • 00:13:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1997

News in Review - February 1997 Canadian Airlines: Fighting to Survive

The issues of management skills, pressure from an American corporate partner, competition from Air Canada and union intransigence are focal points for this story.
  • 1997
  • 00:14:35
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1997

News in Review - February 1997 Central Africa: Canada Tries To Help

CBC’s correspondent Martin Seemungal provides a perspective on the troubles in Central Africa and the international efforts to help.
  • 1997
  • 00:14:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1997