Apr 11, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate After the Cameras Went Away (Season Finale) VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate After the Cameras Went Away (Season Finale) Apr 11, 2014 | 45:12Even after a story airs on television, the fifth estate does not stop investigating. In our season finale 'After the Cameras Went Away', Gillian Findlay reveals the latest on the controversial religious sect Lev Tahor, Mark Kelley checks in with a survivor of the collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh, and finally, Bob McKeown finds out how the Toronto Zoo elephants are adapting to sunny California.
Mar 21, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate Dead Enough VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Dead Enough Mar 21, 2014 | 45:12It'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 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.
Jan 17, 2014 | 45:11The Fifth Estate The Man Who Hears Voices VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Man Who Hears Voices Jan 17, 2014 | 45:11As Ottawa prepares to toughen laws that allow people who commit violent acts - even murder - to be found 'not criminally responsible' due to mental illness, fifth estate host Bob McKeown interviews Jeff Arenberg who speaks out for the first time since he killed a popular Ottawa sportscaster -- and never went to jail for the death.
Jan 10, 2014 | 45:12The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Silence of the Labs Jan 10, 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.
Nov 15, 2013 | 45:12The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd Nov 15, 2013 | 45:12With never-before seen videos and online chats, the fifth estate tells the real story of what happened to Amanda Todd, the B.C. teen haunted by one revealing photo on the Internet. The blackmail and the sexual extortion that drove her to her death -- and the new breed of online predators who threaten the many other young people who take risks online.
Nov 8, 2013 | 43:56The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Rob Ford Story Nov 8, 2013 | 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.