Digital Archives | Apr 25, 1962 | 5:22

    Robert Mugabe's push for independence

    The African leader dismisses the concept of "multi-racialism" as an approach to running a post-colonial Rhodesia.

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    Digital Archives - Jewish refugees already fleeing GermanyDec 8, 1938 | 14:26Digital Archives Jewish refugees already fleeing Germany Audio
    Digital Archives Jewish refugees already fleeing Germany Dec 8, 1938 | 14:26The former prime minister of Great Britain appeals for aid for Jewish refugees fleeing Germany.
    Digital Archives - Canadian Caper helps Americans escape TehranJan 29, 1980 | 2:34Digital Archives Canadian Caper helps Americans escape Tehran Video
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    Digital Archives - European crisis as Second World War loomsDec 23, 1938 | 6:54Digital Archives European crisis as Second World War looms Audio
    Digital Archives European crisis as Second World War looms Dec 23, 1938 | 6:54As conflict looms, CBC correspondent Graham Spry looks at Britain's readiness for war.
    Digital Archives - Errol Flynn, witness to revolution in CubaJan 13, 1959 | 7:04Digital Archives Errol Flynn, witness to revolution in Cuba Video
    Digital Archives Errol Flynn, witness to revolution in Cuba Jan 13, 1959 | 7:04Direct from Cuba, Hollywood legend Errol Flynn gives an eyewitness account of Fidel Castro's 1959 revolution.
    Digital Archives - Sharpeville massacre sparks international condemnationApr 17, 1960 | 27:32Digital Archives Sharpeville massacre sparks international condemnation Video
    Digital Archives Sharpeville massacre sparks international condemnation Apr 17, 1960 | 27:32Canadian journalist Norman Phillips is arrested for criticizing the South African government after police kill 69 blacks.
    Digital Archives - Sondra Gotlieb's slap flapMar 20, 1986 | 1:51Digital Archives Sondra Gotlieb's slap flap Video
    Digital Archives Sondra Gotlieb's slap flap Mar 20, 1986 | 1:51The wife of Canada's ambassador to the U.S. sparks a furor when she slaps her social secretary before a swanky Washington, D.C., dinner.
    Digital Archives - South Africa's 'race problem'Nov 20, 1952 | 13:42Digital Archives South Africa's 'race problem' Audio
    Digital Archives South Africa's 'race problem' Nov 20, 1952 | 13:42Is apartheid just a "natural social separation," or a threat to world peace?
    Digital Archives - Presidential Visits: Reagan heckled during second visitApr 6, 1987 | 1:49Digital Archives Presidential Visits: Reagan heckled during second visit Video
    Digital Archives Presidential Visits: Reagan heckled during second visit Apr 6, 1987 | 1:49MPs lash out at the president during Ronald Reagan's second House of Commons speech.
    Digital Archives - India: Our sister dominionJun 28, 1942 | 21:20Digital Archives India: Our sister dominion Audio
    Digital Archives India: Our sister dominion Jun 28, 1942 | 21:20A 1942 radio drama portrays India's 4,000-year-old history, its geography and how it came to be a British colony.
    Digital Archives - Taxi tour reveals snapshot of India in 1956Jan 21, 1958 | 9:08Digital Archives Taxi tour reveals snapshot of India in 1956 Audio
    Digital Archives Taxi tour reveals snapshot of India in 1956 Jan 21, 1958 | 9:08CBC commentator Anne Francis shares her impressions from a 1956 visit to Delhi.
    Digital Archives - Life and death in Duvalier's HaitiMay 15, 1963 | 26:59Digital Archives Life and death in Duvalier's Haiti Video
    Digital Archives Life and death in Duvalier's Haiti May 15, 1963 | 26:59On a 1963 visit to the impoverished nation of Haiti, CBC Newsmagazine encounters cockfights, a voodoo ceremony and a fearsome dictator named Dr. Duvalier.
    Digital Archives - Iran in turmoil as Shah departsJan 15, 1979 | 26:28Digital Archives Iran in turmoil as Shah departs Video
    Digital Archives Iran in turmoil as Shah departs Jan 15, 1979 | 26:28The widely despised Iranian leader flees in the wake of the 1979 Islamic revolution.
    Digital Archives - The Iranian hostage crisis beginsNov 11, 1979 | 6:48Digital Archives The Iranian hostage crisis begins Audio
    Digital Archives The Iranian hostage crisis begins Nov 11, 1979 | 6:48In 1979, student protesters storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran, taking over 60 Americans hostage.
    Digital Archives - Margaret Thatcher: Britain's Iron LadySep 27, 1983 | 16:13Digital Archives Margaret Thatcher: Britain's Iron Lady Video
    Digital Archives Margaret Thatcher: Britain's Iron Lady Sep 27, 1983 | 16:13British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher lives up to her reputation in a combative 1983 interview with the CBC's Barbara Frum.
    Digital Archives - In South Africa with Nelson MandelaFeb 14, 1990 | 13:29Digital Archives In South Africa with Nelson Mandela Video
    Digital Archives In South Africa with Nelson Mandela Feb 14, 1990 | 13:29Barbara Frum describes meeting the South African leader as the most moving moment in her career.

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