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.
Jan 23, 2014 | 1:43The Fifth Estate A history of the biker war Video
The Fifth Estate A history of the biker war Jan 23, 2014 | 1:43Now a Member of National Assembly of Quebec for the riding of Chomedey in Laval, Guy Ouellette was on the front lines as a police officer during the biker war of the 1990s. He describes the series of events that let police know things had changed on July 14, 1994.
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 23, 2014 | 2:05The Fifth Estate Dangerous informants Video
The Fifth Estate Dangerous informants Jan 23, 2014 | 2:05The biker war had its casualties outside of Montreal. Bruce MacDonald worked with Benoit Roberge to keep the Hells Angels from going national. Here, he shows Mark Kelley the site of a key murder in the biker wars.
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.
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.
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.
Oct 18, 2013 | 7:18The Fifth Estate Jack Blum on money laundering Video
The Fifth Estate Jack Blum on money laundering Oct 18, 2013 | 7:18In The Murder and the Money Trail the fifth estate explores how Maru Oropesa, a Mexican employee of Scotiabank, became embroiled in a money laundering scheme that led to her murder. Money laundering is rampant in Mexico and the country is considered a world leader in exporting illicit cash to cleanse the proceeds of crime. Former US Senate Investigator Jack Blum sat down with the fifth estate and explained the history of money laundering, how working in countries that are rife with crime and corruption is risky for banks, and what banks and governments can do to curb the practice.
Nov 1, 2013 | 21:23The Fifth Estate The Silkwood Syndrome Video
The Fifth Estate The Silkwood Syndrome Nov 1, 2013 | 21:23Eric Malling reports on the suspicious circumstances surrounding the death of Karen Silkwood, who was killed ina car accident while on her way to meet a New York Times reporter to whom she was to give evidence that Kerr-McGee an Oklahoma uranium processor and the company she worked for, was violating nuclear safety standards.
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.
Nov 22, 2013 | 2:51The Fifth Estate Flawed autopsy Video
The Fifth Estate Flawed autopsy Nov 22, 2013 | 2:51Dr. Jeremy Gunn was the executive director of the Assassination Records Review Board, which was created by Congress as a result of Oliver Stone’s 1991 movie ‘JFK’. He says that the crux of the murder investigation lies with Kennedy’s autopsy--- which he believes is rife with careless mistakes. He concludes that the only way to find out definitively whether there was more than one gunman, and thereby a conspiracy, is to exhume Kennedy’s body for a second autopsy.
Nov 22, 2013 | 2:15The Fifth Estate Contradictions in autopsy photos Video
The Fifth Estate Contradictions in autopsy photos Nov 22, 2013 | 2:15Dr. Jeremy Gunn was the executive director of the Assassination Records Review Board, which was created by Congress as a result of Oliver Stone’s 1991 movie ‘JFK’. Gunn explains the contradictions between two possible sets of autopsy photos after Kennedy's death.
Nov 22, 2013 | 2:07The Fifth Estate Evidence disappearing Video
The Fifth Estate Evidence disappearing Nov 22, 2013 | 2:07Former New York Times investigative journalist Philip Shenon spent five years researching for his book ‘A Cruel and Shocking Act’, published in 2013. He says one of the things that startled him the most during his research was to learn how much evidence was deliberately destroyed by the CIA and FBI.