The Fifth Estate | Season 38, Episode 18 | Feb 8, 2013 | 44:44

Crossfire

The furious fight over guns in America.

Now Playing on CBC Radio Help Refresh

Live audio streams for phones and tablets: Radio One and CBC Music (Radio 2, Radio 3 and more)

CBC Radio One

Listen Live Ottawa change

CBC Radio 2

Listen Live Eastern change

CBC Radio 3

Listen Live Radio 3
The Fifth Estate - Secrets of the fifth estateApr 9, 2015 | 45:10The Fifth Estate Secrets of the fifth estate VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Secrets of the fifth estate Apr 9, 2015 | 45:10This year, as our show turns 40, we think it's finally time to reveal...the Secrets of the fifth estate.
The Fifth Estate - Brian Mulroney : The Unauthorized ChapterApr 7, 2015 | 59:58The Fifth Estate Brian Mulroney : The Unauthorized Chapter Video
The Fifth Estate Brian Mulroney : The Unauthorized Chapter Apr 7, 2015 | 59:58From 2007 .The launch of Brian Mulroney's volume of memoirs, from his boyhood in Baie Comeau, through his years in power as Prime Minister, was the publishing event of this year. But, in more than 1,000 comprehensive pages of anecdote and information there is one notable name missing - Karlheinz Schreiber - the German dealmaker at the center of the darkest chapter of Mr. Mulroney's life. In Brian Mulroney: The Unauthorized Chapter, Linden MacIntyre and a fifth estate team report new revelations about the relationship between the two men as well as details about the attempt to cover the trail of the $300,000 the former Prime Minister received from Schreiber.
The Fifth Estate - The Trouble with EvanApr 7, 2015 | 1:46:19The Fifth Estate The Trouble with Evan Video
The Fifth Estate The Trouble with Evan Apr 7, 2015 | 1:46:19The Trouble with Evan is a two-hour special edition of the Fifth Estate. It reveals how much harm can be done to a child by the people who love him the most. For 14 weeks cameras were placed in the home of a family in Hamilton, Ontario whose 11-year-old boy has been a problem for them since he was in kindergarten. The cameras capture the troubling, abusive and at times loving family relationship.
The Fifth Estate - Democracy DerailedApr 7, 2015 | 31:58The Fifth Estate Democracy Derailed Video
The Fifth Estate Democracy Derailed Apr 7, 2015 | 31:58From 1993. Violence is surging the streets of Haiti. The military and mobs rule the country while the democratically elected president Jean Bertrand Aristide remains in exile. Thousands have died in the violence following a military coup and the military has installed its own prime ministers in the interim, Jean-Jacques Honorat and Marc Bezin. Now tens of the thousands of Haitian refugees are fleeing to the United States. The Fifth Estate examines how much of the problems in Haiti are the fault of the U.S.
The Fifth Estate - In the Eye of the StormApr 3, 2015 | 45:11The Fifth Estate In the Eye of the Storm VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate In the Eye of the Storm Apr 3, 2015 | 45:11Three people caught in the eye of the storm of headlines and controversy: A woman who went to the Supreme Court to fight for her right to wear the niqab; a career criminal who couldn't quit robbing banks; and the rise and fall of Senator Mike Duffy who goes on trial next week.
The Fifth Estate - Murder and the JudgeMar 20, 2015 | 45:11The Fifth Estate Murder and the Judge VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Murder and the Judge Mar 20, 2015 | 45:11He was the first judge in Canadian history to be convicted of murder. Now from behind bars at a maximum security prison where he is serving a life sentence for killing his wife, Jacques Delisle reveals for the first time what he says really happened in a candid interview with host Mark Kelley.
The Fifth Estate - The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro SportsMar 13, 2015 | 45:11The Fifth Estate The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro Sports VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro Sports Mar 13, 2015 | 45:11Prescription drug abuse in professional sport: police investigations, drug raids, arrests – and a tragic death. An investigation by the fifth estate's Bob McKeown discovers a shocking story of the role of some team doctors in major sports leagues.
The Fifth Estate - Another Father's Pain. Prescription drugs and addictionMar 13, 2015 | 2:29The Fifth Estate Another Father's Pain. Prescription drugs and addiction Video
The Fifth Estate Another Father's Pain. Prescription drugs and addiction Mar 13, 2015 | 2:29Gerry Hart played 16 seasons in the NHL. His son Jordan played pro hockey in the minor leagues until injuries ended his sports career early. When Len Boogaard started investigating who was providing his son with the that drugs killed him, team doctors were not the only providers he discovered. Derek's phone and bank records, that he eventually provided to the DEA, led to the arrest of Jordan Hart. His case is still before the courts in the Southern District of New York.
The Fifth Estate - Newberry on testing and when he learned his health had been compromised by all the medicationMar 12, 2015 | 2:15The Fifth Estate Newberry on testing and when he learned his health had been compromised by all the medication Video
The Fifth Estate Newberry on testing and when he learned his health had been compromised by all the medication Mar 12, 2015 | 2:15Former San Francisco 49er Jeremy Newberry shares how he discovered his health had been compromised by all the medication he was taking during his playing days.
The Fifth Estate - Newberry on Toradol and Vicodin use and abuse in the locker roomMar 12, 2015 | 1:50The Fifth Estate Newberry on Toradol and Vicodin use and abuse in the locker room Video
The Fifth Estate Newberry on Toradol and Vicodin use and abuse in the locker room Mar 12, 2015 | 1:50Jeremy Newberry himself never got addicted to painkillers, but remembers the team trainers “pouring the pills” into his hand on game day to mask his pain.
The Fifth Estate - Playing HurtMar 10, 2015 | 31:09The Fifth Estate Playing Hurt Video
The Fifth Estate Playing Hurt Mar 10, 2015 | 31:09From 1981, Eric Malling reports on the ordeal of hockey player Mike Robitaille. The then defenseman for the Vancouver Canucks stood up to the hockey establishment and won an important court decision related to injuries received while a player.
The Fifth Estate - The War on WheatFeb 27, 2015 | 45:12The Fifth Estate The War on Wheat VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The War on Wheat Feb 27, 2015 | 45:12Millions of people are giving up on wheat because best-selling evangelists say wheat causes everything from fat bellies to diseases. But do they have science on their side? Mark Kelley takes a hard look at what's driving a movement that is dramatically changing the way we eat.
The Fifth Estate - Seeds of DistrustFeb 25, 2015 | 22:28The Fifth Estate Seeds of Distrust Video
The Fifth Estate Seeds of Distrust Feb 25, 2015 | 22:28In this 1999 piece we look at the public battle raging over genetically modified food. We explore the dispute between Canadian grain farmers and the multinational company Monsanto, the world's leading manufacturer of genetically modified seeds.
The Fifth Estate - 400 Days: The Mohamed Fahmy StoryFeb 20, 2015 | 44:46The Fifth Estate 400 Days: The Mohamed Fahmy Story VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate 400 Days: The Mohamed Fahmy Story Feb 20, 2015 | 44:46In a world TV exclusive interview with fifth estate host Gillian Findlay, Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy describes his hell in a Cairo prison and what he thinks will happen when his new trial starts Monday.
The Fifth Estate - Cops, Criminals & ConfessionsFeb 20, 2015 | 45:26The Fifth Estate Cops, Criminals & Confessions VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Cops, Criminals & Confessions Feb 20, 2015 | 45:26When cops pretend to be criminals to get answers, the line between confessions and lies is blurred. Bob McKeown investigates Mr. Big stings across Canada.

1 of 22