Conspiracy of Silence

Conspiracy of Silence

A tragic and troubling true story that made headlines across the nation, this two-hour drama recounts the life of Helen Betty Osborne, a young Aboriginal student who was brutally beaten and slain in a The ...

Jacques Parizeau: A Founder of Modern Quebec

Jacques Parizeau: A Founder of Modern Quebec

Jacques Parizeau is one of the most well-known and respected figures in Quebec’s modern politics. After coming close to succeeding in leading the province of Quebec to sovereignty in 1995, the former premier died on ...

The Great Human Odyssey

The Great Human Odyssey

Take a journey around the world and back in time with anthropologist Dr. Niobe Thompson, and discover the miracle of our species.The three-part documentary series The Great Human Odyssey explores the unlikely survival and the miraculous emergence ...

Dragons' Den, Season 8

Dragons' Den, Season 8

The Dragons are back! Watch Canadian entrepreneurs brave a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to face five multi-millionaires who have the cash and the know-how to catapult companies to commercial success. The competition is fierce as all five ...

Dragons' Den, Season 9

Dragons' Den, Season 9

Dragons' Den Season 9 brings two new Dragons to the Den: Vancouver restaurant magnate Vikram Vij and the reigning rock star of Canadian finance, Michael Wekerle. Check out the Student Special, Family Edition and Second ...

The Book of Negroes

The Book of Negroes

Based on the award-winning novel by Lawrence Hill, The Book of Negroes depicts the extraordinary life journey of Aminata Diallo, an indomitable African woman who cuts a swath through a world that is predisposed to ...

Massey Lectures 2009 – The Wayfinders

Massey Lectures 2009 – The Wayfinders

The 2009 Massey Lectures series, The Wayfinders: Why Ancient Wisdom Matters in the Modern World, is an enlightening, awe-inspiring and cautionary look at vanishing cultures and languages from one of the world’s most celebrated anthropologists. ...

Aboriginal Education Then and Now: Issues, Controversies and Concerns

Aboriginal Education Then and Now: Issues, Controversies and Concerns

This collection of six CBC News stories starts by delving into some of this year's biggest news in Aboriginal education -- recent revelations that Aboriginal children were subjected to nutritional experiments in residential schools. Justice Murray ...