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  • Russian Revolution

    Sunday November 05, 2017

    THE SUNDAY EDITION The Russian Revolution — Part 1: From Idealism to Terror

    On the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, historians Sheila Fitzpatrick and Catherine Merridale detail the events that led up to the dramatic overthrow of the last Romanov Czar, the rise of the revolutionary Vladimir Ilyich Ulyanov — better known as Lenin — and the creation of the Soviet Union.

    Posted: Nov 05, 2017 5:22 PM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 10, 2017 6:19 PM ET
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  • Russian Revolution TSE

    Sunday November 12, 2017

    The Russian Revolution — Part 2: Ten Days That Still Shake the World

    Michael Enright talks to Masha Gessen about what the centenary of the Russian Revolution means in the Russia of Vladimir Putin, and we examine how the legacy of the revolution influences debates about socialism and communism today.

    Posted: Nov 12, 2017 10:44 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 10, 2017 7:04 PM ET
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  • University of Toronto

    Sunday September 06, 2015

    Academia's dirty little secret

    Canadian universities are being quietly kept afloat by low-paid, contract teachers with no job security or benefits. Ira Basen's documentary is called "Class Struggle."

    Posted: Sep 06, 2015 11:54 AM ET
    Last Updated: Nov 06, 2017 9:29 AM ET
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