Oct 31, 2014 | 2:37The Fifth Estate The difference between a working and faulty GM ignition switch Video
The Fifth Estate The difference between a working and faulty GM ignition switch Oct 31, 2014 | 2:37Mark Hood, an engineer specializing in failure analysis demonstrates the difference in torque between GM's faulty ignition switch and a fixed version of that ignition switch. The faulty switch had a torque below the original specifications set by GM, causing the ignition to inadvertently move from the "Run" position, to the "Accessory" position.
Oct 23, 2014 | 21:20The Fifth Estate MK Ultra Video
The Fifth Estate MK Ultra Oct 23, 2014 | 21:20Our 1980 report on a secret CIA research project, carried out in Montreal by Dr. Uen Cameron, in which mental patients, felt they were used as CIA Guinea Pigs. The CIA was interested in Dr. Cameron's work on Psychic driving because it could give them an idea of where the personality could break, or be stressed? Hosted by Adrienne Clarkson
Oct 17, 2014 | 0:50The Fifth Estate Preview the Switch From Hell Video
The Fifth Estate Preview the Switch From Hell Oct 17, 2014 | 0:50It was a deadly defect in an ignition switch that led to the recall of millions of GM cars like the Cobalt and the Ion and the confirmed deaths of almost 30 drivers, with close to 200 more being investigated. In the premiere episode of the fifth estate’s 40th season, Bob McKeown investigates what and when did GM and Transport Canada knew about the problem -- and reveals startlingly new information about fatal crashes in Canada
Sep 16, 2014 | 43:56The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story Sep 16, 2014 | 43:56Crack cocaine. Alcohol. Friends who have criminal backgrounds. Just over a year ago, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford stood next to Police Chief Bill Blair promising to fight gang crime. Now the two most powerful men in Canada's largest city are locked in a struggle only one is likely to survive. the fifth estate unravels the story of the man who has become the world's most controversial mayor.
Sep 12, 2014 | 1:20The Fifth Estate Walk the Line Video
The Fifth Estate Walk the Line Sep 12, 2014 | 1:20In ‘Walk the Line’, Mark Kelley has the astonishing story of former Montreal police investigator Benoit Roberge, once known for putting bikers behind bars, but now accused of selling police information to the Hells Angels - and insight from other officers who have walked that thin line between cop and criminal.
Sep 11, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs Sep 11, 2014 | 45:12With massive cuts by Ottawa to everything from food inspections to water quality and climate change and the dismissal of more than 2,000 federal scientists and researchers, some scientists have become unlikely radicals -- denouncing what they call a politically-driven war on knowledge. In Silence of the Labs, Linden MacIntyre tells their story - and what is at stake for Canadians - from Nova Scotia to the B.C. Pacific Coast and the far Arctic Circle.
Sep 5, 2014 | 0:30The Fifth Estate Not a 'suicide' letter Video
The Fifth Estate Not a 'suicide' letter Sep 5, 2014 | 0:30Dr. Michael Woodworth is a forensic psychologist and Professor at UBC Okanagan. His primary areas of research include criminal behaviour and deception detection. A year before she disappeared, Emma wrote a letter laying out what to do with her personal belongings.