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Polar Bears: On Thin Ice

Polar Bears: On Thin Ice

It prowls the globe's frozen north, a massive white bruin that fears no predator. The polar bear is both a totemic symbo...

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Who Cares For Our Kids? The Changing Face of Daycare in Canada

Who Cares For Our Kids? The Ch...

Daycare is now a fact of life for many Canadian families but for most of the past century it's been the subject of fierc...

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A Lost Heritage: Canada's Residential Schools

A Lost Heritage: Canada's Resi...

In 1928, a government official predicted Canada would end its "Indian problem" within two generations. Church-run, gover...

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On This Day

1995: 'Tsubouchi diet' causes uproar in Ontario

1995: 'Tsubouchi diet' causes uproar in Ontar...

Critics call an Ontario government-approved "welfare shopping list" oppressive, bureaucratic and offensive.

CBC Programs

Telescope: Ray Bradbury, illustrated

Telescope: Ray Bradbur...

The science fiction writer is profiled for the CBC-TV program Telescop...

Great Interviews

Glenn Gould on his eccentricities

Glenn Gould on his ecc...

The pianist muses on his unconventional habits.

Guess Who?

Who is this serious academic?

Who is this serious ac...

Do you recognize this accomplished writer and intellectual?