Digital ArchivesCanada's embassy in Iran overwhelmed by visa applicants amid U.S. hostage crisisDec 10, 1979 | 2:26Ken Taylor, Canada's ambassador to Iran, also describes meeting with a U.S. hostage stuck in the Iranian foreign ministry.
Digital ArchivesRefugees: 'They take the jobs Canadians don't want...'Oct 4, 1979 | 7:26In Vegreville, Alta., Vietnamese refugees work at a farm equipment factory. Former employees cry, "Exploitation!"
Digital ArchivesNational Citizens Coalition anti-immigration campaignSep 23, 1979 | 8:41The National Citizen's Coalition has published a newspaper advertisement questioning the number of Vietnamese refugees the government will allow into Canada.
Digital ArchivesCBC television crew visits refugees, Anambas IslandsSep 11, 1979 | 6:12A CBC television crew flies to the remote Anambas Islands, to investigate reports of thousands of Vietnamese refugees living there.
Digital ArchivesRefugees: some say 'Go home.'Jul 29, 1979 | 8:33Phone-in show callers give their opinions about the new wave of immigrants. Columnist Doug Collins and Operation Lifeline Chair Howard Adelman debate. (Note: explicit language.)