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 ...

Key Events in Canadian History

Key Events in Canadian History

Drawing on our archive of documentaries and news reports, we’ve assembled this collection of major events throughout Canada’s history.

Love, Hate & Propaganda I: World War II for a New Generation

Love, Hate & Propaganda I: World War II for a New Generation

Why a series on WWII? Because it has shaped the lives of millions of Canadians born in the last half century who know little about what happened, or how its legacy still affects them. Even ...

Love, Hate & Propaganda III: The War on Terror

Love, Hate & Propaganda III: The War on Terror

The 9-11 attacks on America left its citizens in a state of shock. President George W. Bush responded by declaring "war on terror". This two-part documentary looks at the role propaganda played leading up to ...

Love, Hate and Propaganda II: The Cold War

Love, Hate and Propaganda II: The Cold War

After World War II, two powerful blocs, a democratic and capitalist West led by the United States and a communist world dominated by the Soviet Union faced each other. Each side claimed the other was ...

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. ...

Massey Lectures 2013 – Blood: The Stuff of Life

Massey Lectures 2013 – Blood: The Stuff of Life

Renowned author Lawrence Hill (The Book of Negroes) takes us on a fascinating journey through the story of blood — how it shapes the way we think about who we are, what happens when we ...

Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo

Missing & Murdered: Finding Cleo

This much-talked-about podcast by CBC News investigative reporter Connie Walker joins a family as they search for their sister Cleo Nicotine Semaganis. In the early 1970s, Cleo and her five siblings were apprehended by child ...