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 ...

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

The statistics on missing and murdered indigenous women are stark and staggering. A 2015 United Nations report found that young aboriginal women are five times more likely to die under violent circumstances, as compared with ...

Modern Criminals

Modern Criminals

Today’s justice system continues to take on the crime syndicates, mafia bosses and bank robbers of yore, but also has to adapt to new breeds of criminal, whether white-collar, fringe libertarian or cyberpath.

North of 60: Life in the North

North of 60: Life in the North

This collection of short documentaries, divided in two parts, explores the rich traditions and the hard reality of life in the North. Part 1: Traditions and Culture examines the traditional world of the Inuit and efforts that ...

Pick Your City!

Pick Your City!

This collection includes the following titles:Would You Live Here?The National takes a tour of the new housing frontier, examining ultra-small condos, shipping-container housing and other alternatives.Suzuki Diaries 3: Future CityHow we adapt to the needs ...

Refugees and asylum seekers

Refugees and asylum seekers

“Refugees are people who have fled their countries because of a well-founded fear of persecution. They are not able to return home. They have seen or experienced many horrors. A refugee is different from an ...