News in Review

News in Review, first launched in 1990, is our current-events series non-pareil. Some highlights of this popular series are available in your base subscription to Curio.ca or on DVD, including our Best of News in Review collections: Bullying, Native Studies, Canadian History, Business and Law.

You can also subscribe to News in Review as a specialty channel on Curio.ca, for full access to our archives and our latest editions.

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Episodes

News in Review - April 1991 Canada's Future

This segment looks at Canadian unity and the issues affecting Canada's constitutional future. The findings and recommendations of the Spicer Commission, the Bélanger-Campeau Commission and the Allaire report are reviewed.
  • 1991
  • 00:16:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1991

News in Review - April 1991 The Persian Gulf War: Aftermath

We examine the myriad issues, problems and tasks left in the wake of war.
  • 1991
  • 00:13:36
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1991

News in Review - April 1991 Free Trade: Canada, the United States and Mexico

A review of the Canada-U.S. free trade agreement is the starting point for examining the proposed free trade agreement with Mexico. The economies of the three countries are contrasted.
  • 1991
  • 00:15:12
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1991

News in Review - April 1991 Inside The National: Mark Bulgutch, Line-up Editor

A profile of Mark Bulgutch, Line-up Editor at The National and writer of News in Review, examines the important function of writing for television news. Awards: International Film & TV Festival of New York, Finalist; Columbus International Film & Video Festival, Honorable Mention.
  • 1991
  • 00:08:47
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1991

News in Review - March 1991 The Persian Gulf War

This segment traces the dénouement of the war from the beginning of the air war, through the 100-hour land war, to Iraq's withdrawal from Kuwait.
  • 1991
  • 00:17:33
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1991

News in Review - March 1991 Civilians in War

This historical retrospective looks at the fate of civilians in war.
  • 1991
  • 00:10:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1991

News in Review - March 1991 Canada's Recession

The recession is the backdrop for studying Canada's economy and related social and political issues.
  • 1991
  • 00:14:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1991

News in Review - March 1991 The Bay Stops Selling Fur

The Bay's decision to stop selling fur is the point of departure for reviewing the role of the fur trade in the development of Canada. The arguments for and against the fur trade are also examined.
  • 1991
  • 00:09:34
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/1991

News in Review - February 1991 The Path to War

This item traces the events that led to the outbreak of war in the Persian Gulf.
  • 1991
  • 00:21:23
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1991

News in Review - February 1991 Canada at War

Dan Bjarnason gives an historical overview of the international conflicts in which Canadians have participated.
  • 1991
  • 00:10:32
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1991