In the Field | Sep 27, 2011 | 24:58

September 27 2011 Part 1

In part one of this episode making Vancouver's rock scene more democratic. And looking back at Hurricane Igor a year later.

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In the Field October 25 2011 Part 2 Oct 25, 2011 | 27:28In part two of this episode. We go to the village of Oujé Bougamou in Northern Quebec. People across the north are still struggling to recover from the religious residential school experience. Some blame the schools for the loss of aboriginal tradition and culture. They believe the way to move forward is by going back to the old ways. But others have embraced the Christian faith. We tell you why an ancient Cree tradition, the sweat lodge ,has stirred so much controversy in Oujé Bougamou.
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In the Field October 18 2011 Part 1 Oct 18, 2011 | 24:58In part one of this episode...Bangkok is clogged with traffic. When you head into the streets you are risking your life.On average fifty people die every day.But a number of Buddhist volunteers are trying to do domething about that.They are known as the bodysnatchers,patrolling Bangkok streets where they tend to the injured.
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In the Field October 18 2011 Part 2 Oct 18, 2011 | 27:29In part two of this episode. Last year 250 thousand immigrants chose to make a new life in Canada. That's more than the population of Saskatoon. In three years they will make an oath to be faithful and bear true allegiance to her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. We explore the emotional and complex topic of immigration.
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In the Field October 11, 2011 Part 1 Oct 11, 2011 | 24:58In part one of this episode. We'll take you to a graduation ceremony at the Natuashish First Nations community in northern Labrador. Its a place that's had more than its fair share of tragic headlines. But now things are slowly turning around. Recently 20 young Innu completed a trades program that guarantees them jobs.
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