Mar 14, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate Return To Paradise VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Return To Paradise Mar 14, 2014 | 45:12When two Canadian sisters turned up dead in a Thailand hotel in 2012, local authorities suggested everything from drugs to food poisoning. But an updated investigation by the fifth estate points to new evidence that a highly toxic pesticide used in holiday hotels in Asia to control bedbugs may have caused their deaths. Mark Kelly reports on the risk to tourists.
Mar 14, 2014 | 1:09The Fifth Estate Dead Enough Video
The Fifth Estate Dead Enough Mar 14, 2014 | 1:09It’s a question you would think medical science would have answered long ago – when are you dead? But in “Dead Enough” the fifth estate explores how the standards for when and how people are declared dead can vary from province to province and even from hospital to hospital. Bob McKeown looks at how, in the rush to meet the need for life-saving organ transplants, some doctors are worried that we may be pushing the ethical boundaries.
Mar 11, 2014 | 1:10The Fifth Estate Return to Paradise Video
The Fifth Estate Return to Paradise Mar 11, 2014 | 1:10When two Quebec sisters turned up dead in a Thailand hotel in 2012, authorities suggested everything from drugs to food poisoning. But an updated investigation by the fifth estate's Mark Kelley points to new evidence that a highly toxic pesticide used to control bedbugs in some hotels in Asia may have caused their deaths.
Feb 13, 2014 | 22:41The Fifth Estate On the Edge of Glory Video
The Fifth Estate On the Edge of Glory Feb 13, 2014 | 22:41With unprecedented behind-the-scenes access, the fifth estate followed five figure skaters, each with a dream of making the Canadian team before the 2006 Olympic Winter Games: Jeff Buttle, Emanuel Sandhu, Christopher Mabee, Joannie Rochette and Lesley Hawker.
Feb 11, 2014 | 18:02The Fifth Estate Podborski Video
The Fifth Estate Podborski Feb 11, 2014 | 18:02Steve Podborski : now the chef de mission for the Canadian team at the Sochi Olympic Games - was on a winning streak when the fifth estate`s reporter Ian Parker profiled the young downhill skier in 1981.
Feb 5, 2014 | 23:56The Fifth Estate Downhill Racer Video
The Fifth Estate Downhill Racer Feb 5, 2014 | 23:56In the 2008 episode ‘Downhill Racer’, the fifth estate’s Bob McKeown spent time with Dave Irwin, a downhill skier once renowned for his daredevil style, who was struggling to recover from a crash that left him with a serious brain injury.
Jan 30, 2014 | 6:00The Fifth Estate How CBC Covered the Story Video
The Fifth Estate How CBC Covered the Story Jan 30, 2014 | 6:00In this clip The National reports on the arrival of the Chinese migrants from the Black Dragon on the shores of British Columbia in August of 1999 and explores public opinion on the arrivals and Canada's immigration policies. Allison Smith, Eve Savory and Sa?a Petricic report.
Jan 30, 2014 | 4:18The Fifth Estate The Snakeheads Video
The Fifth Estate The Snakeheads Jan 30, 2014 | 4:18In China, human smugglers are known as 'snakeheads'. Patrick Keefe tells Linden MacIntryre why the snakeheads are feared, but also respected members of society, and how a network of snakeheads worked to get people out of China and into America.
Jan 30, 2014 | 1:49The Fifth Estate The value of migrants Video
The Fifth Estate The value of migrants Jan 30, 2014 | 1:49When several boats like the Black Dragon arrived off the coast of British Columbia in the late nineties carrying Chinese migrants, many people reacted with hostility, suggesting they were queue-jumpers or free-loaders. Patrick Keefe gives his opinion on what many migrants contribute to the economy.