CBC Digital Archives

Dr. Gerald Bull: Scientist, Weapons Maker, Dreamer

Dr. Gerald Bull: Scientist, We...

Dr. Gerald Bull was like a figure in a spy novel, designing arms for some of the world's harshest regimes. With no short...

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Ed Broadbent: A Voice from the Left

Ed Broadbent: A Voice from the...

As leader of the NDP, Ed Broadbent was a democratic socialist who loved to smoke cigars and drive fast cars. Broadbent l...

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The Comics in Canada: An Illustrated History

The Comics in Canada: An Illus...

From the wholesome wartime heroics of Johnny Canuck to the exploits of a three-foot-tall aardvark named Cerebus, Canadia...

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On This Day

1986: Senator ends Katimavik hunger strike

1986: Senator ends Katimavik hunger strike

Senator Jacques Hébert's 21-day hunger strike has worked, and the Katimavik program for youth will continue.

CBC Programs

Shooting on the sly

Shooting on the sly

Two Canadians pull off some difficult moviemaking.

Great Interviews

1969: John and Yoko's Montreal bed-in

1969: John and Yoko's ...

When John Lennon and Yoko Ono checked in at Montreal's Queen Elizabeth...

Guess Who?

Who is this would-be rapper?

Who is this would-be r...

Meet the neophyte comedian and member of Organized Rhyme in 1992.