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Episodes

CBC News An Urban Aboriginal High School

This CBC News report from Waubgeshig Rice introduces an Ottawa school that is finding out that flexibility and culture are crucial to turning out graduates. Vanessa Snowboy is one of 35 students enrolled at Ottawa’s Urban Aboriginal Alternate High School, run out of the Boys and Girls Club of Ottawa. She speaks Cree freely with other classmates who are also ...
  • 2013
  • 00:02:01
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/14/2014

CBC News Honouring Lincoln Alexander

The CBC's Asha Tomlinson visits Lord Dufferin Public School, which as part of Black History Month is remembering and honouring Lincoln Alexander — Canada's first black Member of Parliament, the country’s first black federal cabinet minister and Ontario's first black Lieutenant Governor. This story also features Dr. George Elliott Clarke, a professor and writer from Toronto, who discusses the many ...
  • 2013
  • 00:03:04
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 01/30/2014

CBC News Pennsylvania's Shale Gas Experience (Part 1 of 3)

Shale gas development became a very divisive issue in New Brunswick in recent years. Critics on the anti-fracking side often cite the experience of Pennsylvania as proof that the industry is NOT safe. But much has changed since the first well was fracked there nearly a decade ago. In the first of a three-part series, reporter Jennifer Choi takes a ...
  • 2013
  • 00:03:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/02/2015

CBC News Pennsylvania's Shale Gas: Economic Benefits (Part 2 of 3)

Shale gas brought prosperity to Pennsylvania — and a notable lack of opposition. In the second part of a series looking at the industry there, reporter Jennifer Choi examines why so many residents got behind hydro-fracking.
  • 2013
  • 00:03:29
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/02/2015

CBC News Pennsylvania's Shale Gas: Environmental Costs (Part 3 of 3)

The shale gas boom may have delivered fiscal salvation to Pennsylvania's sagging economy, but many residents say the cost has been too high. For some the environmental fallout cannot be paid for at any price. In the third of a three-part series, reporter Jennifer Choi takes a closer look at fracking in Pennsylvania.
  • 2013
  • 00:03:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/02/2015