CBC-TV News in Review: May 1991*

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CBC-TV News in Review: May 1991*

  • 1991 ----- color ----- 48 min ----- vhs
  • Segments: 1. Vander Zalm--A Question of Accountability (10 min), the resignation of British Columbia Premier, Vander Zalm, for a conflict of interests in a real estate deal; 2. The Kurds--Another Displaced People (10 min), a history of persecuted peoples around the world, with a focus on the Kurds in Iraq; 3. Gorbachev at the Brink? (14 min), the reforms of Soviet President Gorbachev and the future of the Soviet Union; 4. The Business of Baseball (8 min), skyrocketing salaries in professional sports, baseball in particular, leads many to question the role of professional athletes in society. (Extensive study guide available upon request) (Donated by the Department of Canadian Studies) (Restricted to use by institutions of learning within the State of Washington only)
  • Topics: (Canadian Studies, Discrimination, Economics, Middle Eastern Studies, Physical Education, Political Science: Canadian, Political Science: Russian, East European and Central Asian)