For most Canadians, July 1 is a day of celebration and fireworks. For Newfoundlanders, it also marks the day in World War1 when almost an entire regiment from the island was decimated. It was one of the bloodiest conflicts of the Great War: the Battle of the Somme.
June 2016 Should High School Exams be Abolished? The Story of Sue Rodriguez, The Beat Generation, the Battle of the Somme, Max Ferguson, Allan McFee, Frank Zappa, Kierans, Camp and Lewis, Canada Calling, The Food Show and many more treasures from the archives!
2016 is the 50th anniversary of the birth of the Black Panther Party. The documentary "Death of a Panther" was made by the Canadian writer Austin Clarke in 1969. It tells the tumultuous and violent story of the Black Panthers two months after the death of one of its members, John Huggins.