Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
Digital Archives - Radio as a propaganda toolMay 14, 1981 | 26:43Digital Archives Radio as a propaganda tool Audio
Digital Archives Radio as a propaganda tool May 14, 1981 | 26:43Don Harron's Morningside looks at the history of radio propaganda, using broadcasts by Adolf Hitler, Winston Churchill, Axis Sally and Tokyo Rose as examples.
Digital Archives - Canada's 'soft-sell propaganda'Mar 31, 1979 | 23:43Digital Archives Canada's 'soft-sell propaganda' Video
Digital Archives Canada's 'soft-sell propaganda' Mar 31, 1979 | 23:43CBC's Bill Galloway shows excerpts of five Canadian films made during the Second World War, all of which were produced to glorify Canada's military.
Digital Archives - Terezin: a Nazi hoaxSep 11, 1974 | 26:18Digital Archives Terezin: a Nazi hoax Video
Digital Archives Terezin: a Nazi hoax Sep 11, 1974 | 26:18To dispel rumours of the existence of Nazi death camps, the Germans fabricated an idyllic "Jewish state" at Terezin.
Digital Archives - John Grierson's counter-propagandaSep 7, 1966 | 6:50Digital Archives John Grierson's counter-propaganda Video
Digital Archives John Grierson's counter-propaganda Sep 7, 1966 | 6:50An excerpt from a 1941 Canadian "counter-propaganda" film, followed by an interview with filmmaker John Grierson.
Digital Archives - Leni Riefenstahl in her own wordsMay 11, 1965 | 27:55Digital Archives Leni Riefenstahl in her own words Video
Digital Archives Leni Riefenstahl in her own words May 11, 1965 | 27:55Groundbreaking filmmaker Leni Riefenstahl discusses her role in Nazi Germany and whether her movies were propaganda. Film excerpts from Olympia (Olympia Film, Tobis Filmkunst).
Digital Archives - 'Dear Dad': war is everyone's concernDec 27, 1942 | 29:41Digital Archives 'Dear Dad': war is everyone's concern Audio
Digital Archives 'Dear Dad': war is everyone's concern Dec 27, 1942 | 29:41This 1942 episode of the <em>National War Finance Program</em> features a letter from an airman, plus several short radio dramas about Canadians' responsibilities during wartime.
Digital Archives - Bringing the war into the classroomOct 16, 1942 | 4:55Digital Archives Bringing the war into the classroom Audio
Digital Archives Bringing the war into the classroom Oct 16, 1942 | 4:55An explanation of world news written especially for schools.
Digital Archives - 'Hitler's Little Helpers'Oct 9, 1942 | 3:49Digital Archives 'Hitler's Little Helpers' Audio
Digital Archives 'Hitler's Little Helpers' Oct 9, 1942 | 3:49A short feature about how loose lips sink ships.
Digital Archives - Nazi Eyes on CanadaOct 4, 1942 | 29:39Digital Archives Nazi Eyes on Canada Audio
Digital Archives Nazi Eyes on Canada Oct 4, 1942 | 29:39A chilling 1942 CBC Radio drama speculates on the horrors that could occur in Canada if the Nazis win the war.
Digital Archives - Legend and propagandaAug 12, 1942 | 5:07Digital Archives Legend and propaganda Audio
Digital Archives Legend and propaganda Aug 12, 1942 | 5:07As the Second World War rages, Canada looks to stories of the Great War for inspiration.
Digital Archives - Carry On Canada! Canadians urged to boost war effortAug 31, 1941 | 15:02Digital Archives Carry On Canada! Canadians urged to boost war effort Audio
Digital Archives Carry On Canada! Canadians urged to boost war effort Aug 31, 1941 | 15:02Using short radio dramas, this 1941 program aims to persuade Canadian men to join the army and Canadian women to donate aluminum to help with the war effort.

1 of 1